IndyCar Series aces Alexander Rossi and James Hinchcliffe will tackle Mount Panorama in an all-star Walkinshaw Andretti United wildcard entry. The duo will race a #27 Holden ZB Commodore, in line with Andretti Autosport’s usual number that Rossi currently carries in the IndyCar Series. The wildcard will be run in collaboration with Andretti Autosport and […]

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Scott McLaughlin continued his march towards back-to-back Supercars titles with victory in the Sunday race at the Century Batteries Ipswich SuperSprint. McLaughlin led the entire 65-lap contest outside the two pitstop cycles, but had to hold off a charging Shane van Gisbergen in a thrilling finish. Van Gisbergen closed throughout the final stint but could […]

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Scott McLaughlin’s win at the Century Batteries Ipswich SuperSprint has secured the 2019 Manufacturers title for Ford. Unlike the drivers’ and teams’ crowns, the manufacturers’ award is based solely on race wins. Ford’s new Mustang has taken 17 of the 20 held to date in 2019, and now cannot be beaten with 12 races remaining. […]

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Jamie Whincup scored a commanding win in the opening race at the Century Batteries Ipswich SuperSprint, ending a 24-race drought. Winless since the Sandown 500 last September, Whincup out-muscled pole-sitter Scott McLaughlin on the opening lap and controlled the 39-lap contest from there. Will Davison finished second, his first podium since Bathurst 2016 and the […]

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Shell V-Power Racing’s test at Queensland Raceway on Thursday included some Bathurst-focused refinements, as the team continues its countdown to October’s Great Race. While arch-rival the Red Bull Holden Racing Team had a packed program of “serious learning”, the Shell team was fine-tuning various elements of its currently dominant package. Scott McLaughlin and Fabian Coulthard are […]

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Scott McLaughlin says any potential move to the United States with Team Penske is ‘totally up to them’, after re-signing with Shell V-Power Racing in Supercars. DJR Team Penske announced last week that it will retain McLaughlin and Fabian Coulthard for the 2020 season, their fourth as team-mates. Coulthard’s short-term future was more-heavily scrutinised, but […]

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Shane van Gisbergen won a chaotic, rain-hit second leg of the Watpac Townsville 400, in which the likes of Scott McLaughlin, Jamie Whincup and David Reynolds hit trouble. Red Bull Holden Racing Team driver van Gisbergen led Fabian Coulthard over the line under Safety Car conditions to take his second win of the campaign. Cameron […]

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Shell V-Power Racing’s Scott McLaughlin claimed his sixth-straight Supercars victory in the opening leg of the Watpac Townsville 400. McLaughlin passed Jamie Whincup for the lead during the final stint of the 70-lap race and didn’t look back, securing the 13th win of his title defence by 4.7025 seconds. Whincup eventually finished second, while Chaz […]

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Michael Caruso will return to Garry Rogers Motorsport for next week’s Watpac Townsville 400, deputising for the injured Richie Stanaway. Having withdrawn from the Winton event due to a neck injury, Stanaway sat out the Hidden Valley meeting altogether and is continuing his recovery. His scheduled PIRTEK Enduro Cup co-driver Chris Pither stood in for […]

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Tickford Racing recruit Lee Holdsworth and team-mate Cameron Waters are the biggest winners of the 2019 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship so far, against their ’18 campaigns. Holdsworth has gained more places than any other driver when current championship positions are compared to the end-of-2018 standings. Waters and Todd Hazelwood are next, with 16 of this […]

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