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 Having withdrawn from the Winton event due to a neck injury, Stanaway sat out the Hidden Valley meeting altogether and is continuing his recovery.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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Scott McLaughlin has kicked off the countdown to September’s ITM Auckland SuperSprint, returning to New Zealand for a media launch of the event. After taking a maiden Supercars title in 2018, McLaughlin is in rare form, winning 12 of the season’s 16 races to date, including the last five consecutively. The Shell V-Power Racing driver, […]

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South Australia’s Bend Motorsport Park could join the PIRTEK Enduro Cup in 2020, returning a pre-Bathurst endurance race to the calendar. Australia’s first new permanent racetrack in almost 20 years, The Bend was added to the Supercars schedule as a SuperSprint last year. It will again hold a sprint round this August, and appears well-placed […]

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Scott McLaughlin has become the first driver to win Supercars’ Darwin Triple Crown, with victory over David Reynolds on Sunday at Hidden Valley. Introduced in 2006 under a three-race format, the Triple Crown currently represents winning both races and topping Sunday’s ARMOR ALL Top 10 Shootout. It went unclaimed through the first 13 years, until […]

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Shell V-Power Racing’s Scott McLaughlin claimed a comfortable 11th victory of the 2019 season in the opening leg of the BetEasy Darwin Triple Crown. McLaughlin led the 42-lap race at Hidden Valley from start to finish, crossing the line 6.8829 seconds clear of Chaz Mostert’s Supercheap Auto Mustang. David Reynolds took the final podium position […]

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Scott McLaughlin says Shell V-Power Racing team-mate Fabian Coulthard’s improved form is one of the things pushing him to new heights in 2019. The defending champion holds a 242-point lead in the title race over Coulthard, with 10 wins and nine ARMOR ALL Poles to his name from 14 races. McLaughlin has already passed his […]

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