An impressive drive from Shane van Gisbergen in the Gulf 12 Hours went unrewarded, with a suspension failure costing the McLaren 720S GT3 a victory on debut. The Supercars star was in the lead of the race by over two minutes when a front-right suspension issue forced an unscheduled pitstop in the 11th hour. After […]

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The Ford Mustang has been given the green light to enter the 2019 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship, following the completion of aerodynamic testing. DJR Team Penske’s prototype Mustang recently took part in a three-way straight line testing process, known as Supercars Controlled Aerodynamic Testing (VCAT). Run over nine days, VCAT featured the Mustang alongside the […]

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New Zealander Tom Alexander believes he had the pace to be a title contender in the inaugural ECB SuperUtes Series, his first foray into Australian racing, with a cleaner run. Alexander contested the turbo-diesel series in a Ross Stone Racing-run Holden Colorado, having spent recent years in NZ V8 Touring Cars and the Toyota 86 […]

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Richie Stanaway won’t be a Tickford Racing driver in 2019, the Ford squad confirming it has split with the rookie after a challenging first Supercars season. Following weeks of speculation over the young Kiwi’s future, it’s now clear that he won’t continue with the team next season. That was communicated in a brief statement from […]

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The 2019 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship will start a day earlier than expected, with a Thursday practice session scheduled for the Superloop Adelaide 500 on February 28. It will mark the first time the main game cars have hit the track on the Thursday, which has been run exclusively for support categories since the event […]

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Carrera Cup Australia frontrunner Dylan O’Keeffe will step up to the Dunlop Super2 Series in 2019 with Garry Rogers Motorsport. The 20-year-old has been confirmed alongside Mason Barbera in the team’s line-up, replacing 2018 champion Chris Pither. Pither handed GRM its first Supercars title this year, but flagged his likely exit immediately after Newcastle, citing […]

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Dunlop Super2 Series frontrunner Macauley Jones will step into the CoolDrive Commodore next season, Brad Jones Racing has confirmed. The 24-year-old son of Brad, Macauley takes over the #21 entry owned by Tim Blanchard, who elected to step down from driving duties at the end of 2018. Although 2019 will mark his rookie Virgin Australia […]

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Erebus Motorsport’s Mercedes AMG Supercar has hit the track at Winton, as the team evaluates a possible race return for the E63 next year. As revealed on Monday night, the team is running the car for the first time in three years, with Luke Youlden and David Reynolds both slated to drive. Images and a […]

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British driver Abbie Eaton and Porsche youngster Jaxon Evans will test with the Walkinshaw Andretti United Supercars squad at Winton on Tuesday. The pair will share an evaluation day with the Holden outfit, in a Dunlop Super2 Series-specification VF Commodore. Eaton is in Australia with her sights set on breaking into Supercars, having attended the […]

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Chris Pither declared winning the 2018 Dunlop Super2 Series in his sixth full season, 12 years after his first, a ‘bucket list’ achievement. The New Zealander sealed the crown on Sunday in Newcastle for Garry Rogers Motorsport, finishing 59 points clear of Paul Dumbrell. It marks a maiden Supercars title for both Pither and GRM, […]

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