A single-car NASCAR demonstration at this weekend’s Vodafone Gold Coast 600 is a precursor to a possible appearance of the American category at the event next year. Supercars CEO Sean Seamer has confirmed preliminary talks with NASCAR, which follows a visit from senior NASCAR personnel to The Bend SuperSprint in August. Team Penske has supplied […]

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Shane van Gisbergen set a lap as the chequered flag flew to pip Supercars title rival Scott McLaughlin in final practice for the Vodafone Gold Coast 600. The Red Bull Holden Racing Team driver recorded a 1:10.0763s to finish 0.1455 seconds clear of McLaughlin, who he leads by 19 points in the standings. Click here […]

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Brendon Hartley feels he has not received “full support” in his time in Formula 1, amid recent reports naming Alexander Albon as favourite for his Toro Rosso seat for 2019. While Hartley has maintained that he is on a long-term deal with Red Bull, the only driver confirmed at the energy drink giant’s junior outfit […]

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Formula 1 is to start work on developing a new interactive fan experience app based on the winning entry from this year’s Tata Communications F1 Innovation Prize. World championship leader Lewis Hamilton and F1 managing director of motorsports Ross Brawn announced at the Austin circuit on Thursday that an entry from Briton James Gough had […]

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In news we already knew, Sergio Perez will stay with the Racing Point Force India team next season. The driver who activated Force India’s summer administration under the direction of the team will keep his seat for the 2019 season. Perez will enter his sixth year with the team next season and hope to reestablish […]

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A year into his tenure as a Supercars team co-owner, Michael Andretti is convinced it’s only a matter of time before Walkinshaw Andretti United topples current category benchmark Triple Eight. Andretti flew to Bathurst last October to announce a deal for his Andretti Autosport and Zak Brown’s United Autosports to join forces with Walkinshaw Racing. […]

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Scott McLaughlin says the high-risk Surfers Paradise street circuit marks a prime opportunity to overhaul leader Shane van Gisbergen as the title battle enters its final leg. Just 19 points separate the pair after McLaughlin and co-driver Alex Premat finished third at Bathurst, two places clear of van Gisbergen and Earl Bamber. Van Gisbergen took […]

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Nissan Formula E driver Alexander Albon has emerged as favourite to partner Daniil Kvyat at Toro Rosso for the 2019 Formula 1 season. It’s understood that Red Bull motorsport boss Helmut Marko is negotiating with Nissan for the release of the 22-year-old, and that it will become clear in the next few days whether he […]

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Roland Dane believes Triple Eight’s international recruit Earl Bamber has been “exceptional” in each of his first two Supercars outings. A two-time Le Mans 24 Hour winner, Bamber has joined fellow Kiwi Shane van Gisbergen for the PIRTEK Enduro Cup. The pair finished second at Sandown, Bamber’s Supercars’ debut, and then fifth at Bathurst, helping […]

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Formula 2 title favourite and Mercedes protege George Russell has secured a Williams Formula 1 drive for the 2019 season. The 20-year-old has signed a “multi-year agreement” with the British team but will also maintain his link to Mercedes, for which Russell has been a test and reserve driver this season. Russell is poised to […]

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