The one-vehicle squad made a promising open to the season, driver Tim Slade racking up six Top 10s from the principle 9 races.
Nonetheless there maintain now been two tricky rounds in a row, the squad struggling to tune its Tickford-built Mustang at either the Perth SuperNight or the Winton SuperSprint.
Slade’s finest consequence from those events became a 10th in the finale in Perth whereas he slumped to 20th in the final warmth at Winton.
The lack of mosey has left the crew baffled with space-up changes seemingly making miniature difference to the vehicle’s behaviour.
In accordance to proprietor Tim Blanchard, the next step is a full investigation into what is liable to be nasty with the vehicle sooner than heading to Darwin subsequent month.
“We maintain had a tough two rounds, that’s for obvious,” he told Motorsport.com.
“We have not if truth be told bought our finger on it, but we are going to about a rounds where we now were sturdy previously, Darwin and Townsville.
“We will inch via many of the suff from the final two weekends and secret agent if we are able to search out some solutions. I’m no longer obvious where the train is but we now maintain no doubt misplaced one thing. We must always secret agent on the vehicle and all that stuff.
“We were ready to advise glimpses of mosey at every round we now were to since we started the workers and the final two events we now maintain struggled all weekend.
“There might be one thing no longer reasonably correct, but we now maintain bought some honest suave folks in the workers. They are racers so they’re disappointed and pissed off. They are going to no longer inch away anything else untouched sooner than we uncover to Darwin.”
The silver lining for Blanchard at Winton became a hat-trick of wins in the Australian System Ford Sequence.
The 2007 Aussie FF champion, and regular historical FF opponents, made a comeback at nationwide diploma as he appears to be like to maybe compete on the Walter Hayes Trophy in the UK.
It became a a hit comeback, too, Blanchard qualifying 2d sooner than clean sweeping all three dawdle wins in opposition to the 22-vehicle field.