The offer marks Seton’s initially suitable move into the Supercars process, although he arrives with lots of encounter in the category.
He has spent the past several seasons doing work as a mechanic for Dick Johnson Racing, and drove DJR Fords throughout aero testing.
Even so his racing encounter so far has been focussed outside of Supercars, like a title-successful campaign in Trans Am in 2019.
That year also noticed Seton make a amount of Touring Auto Masters starts off, along with an unanticipated TCR Australia strike-out as a replacement for Frenchman Jean-Karl Vernay at Queensland Raceway.
“I’m on the lookout forward to becoming a member of MSR this calendar year in Super2,” reported Seton.
“It’s a actually fascinating option that [team owners] Jason [Gomersall and] Matt [Stone] and the workforce listed here have place jointly, and I am really on the lookout forward to functioning with all the guys.
“I have been fortunate that I get the chance to get the job done on the automobile and find out as a great deal as I can about the technical facet as effectively.
“This will undoubtedly assistance me when we go racing, guaranteeing that I get as a great deal as I can from the motor vehicle whilst also increasing through the year as a driver.”
MSR previous competed in Tremendous2 again in 2017, winning that year’s title with Todd Hazelwood.
The squad then stepped up the primary sport the subsequent period with Hazelwood, and has because expanded to two cars, which this period will be raced by Zane Goddard and Jake Kostecki.
“MSR is energized to return with a potent Super2 entry in acquiring Aaron guiding the wheel,” mentioned Stone.
“We are eager to reclaim our position as a prime Tremendous2 group and continue our fantastic good results in the group after leaving the collection on a substantial in 2017 with a championship win.”
In other Super2 news, Josh Fife will race a Nissan for the title-profitable MW Motorsport squad this year.
The Canberra driver has put in the earlier two seasons driving for Brad Jones Racing, 1st in Tremendous3 prior to stepping up the next-tier past yr.
He completed the shortened campaign 10th in the factors.
“After the difficult calendar year that 2020 has been for all of us, it gave me some good time to mirror and explore new opportunities,” claimed Fife.
“I am thankful for anything that the staff at Brad Jones has taught me and I am pretty energized for what I will learn with Matt White Motorsport.
“Having watched the likes of Thomas Randle have very the prosperous occupation with the workforce, I have no doubt that this race staff will give me every single opportunity I can get, and I am prepared to do the job difficult with each individual opportunity offered.”
The 2021 Super2 time is established to kick off at Mount Panorama subsequent month.