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Published at 2/23/2021

Motorsport Australia has confirmed that Coffs Harbour will host the final round of both the Australian Rally Championship (ARC) and the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship (APRC). By DAN McCARTHY The concluding event will occur from November 26-28 thanks to the support of the NSW Government, and will see competitors from Australia, New Zealand and […]

Published at 2/22/2021

Supercars champion and seven-time Bathurst winner Craig Lowndes will contest the opening two rounds of Porsche Carrera Cup Australia with Wall Racing. By HEATH McALPINE Lowndes continues his association with Porsche after joining Earl Bamber Motorsport for last year’s Bathurst 12 Hour, finishing ninth alongside Earl Bamber and Laurens Vanthoor. He did make his debut […]

Published at 2/22/2021

Erebus Motorsport has taken the covers off the Boost Mobile backed #99 Holden Commodore that Brodie Kostecki will drive in his rookie Supercars campaign. By RHYS VANDERSYDE The telecommunications brand will take up co-naming rights on the entry. “To have Boost Mobile not only join our team, but become a major partner is fantastic for […]

Published at 2/19/2021

Erebus Motorsport full-time Supercars season rookie Will Brown is hoping to lean on the experience of new co-driver Jack Perkins as he navigates through his maiden campaign. By HEATH McALPINE Brown has competed in the past three Bathurst 1000s for the team he now steps up with, following on from a four-year apprenticeship in Super2 […]

Published at 2/19/2021

The date had been revealed for the Australian Racing Group’s second event at Mount Panorama, the Bathurst International. By HEATH McALPINE Due to occur last year, the maiden Bathurst International will take place on November 26-28, headlined by the marquee TCR Bathurst 500 two-driver endurance event. The new date places the Bathurst International a week […]

Published at 2/11/2021

The 2021 Australian Motor Racing Series (AMRS) will roar into life at Sydney Motorsport Park on 5-7 March, headlined by a four-hour NSW Production Sports/Super GT Australia race under the venue’s state-of-the-art new lighting system on the Saturday evening. The four-hour event is open to all current and superseded GT3, GT4 and Production Sports cars, […]

Published at 2/11/2021

James Moffat will revert back to the Renault Megane R.S. TCR used during the inaugural TCR Australia due to the damage sustained in a collision at Symmons Plains. By HEATH McALPINE Moffat’s 2020-specification Megane R.S. TCR was severely damaged in an incident involving Garry Rogers Motorsport stablemate Jason Bargwanna’s Peugeot 308 TCR. A brakeless Bargwanna […]

Published at 2/9/2021

Reigning championship winning team Dick Johnson Racing has confirmed Viva Energy Australia will continue as naming rights sponsor through its Shell branding after signing a multi-year deal. By HEATH McALPINE At its 2021 season launch held at the Gold Coast Motor Museum, drivers Will Davison and Anton De Pasquale revealed the updated appearance of the […]

Published at 2/9/2021

Jack Smith’s SCT Logistics Supercar will feature a simple yet familiar red and white livery for the 2021 Repco Supercars Championship. By RHYS VANDERSYDE Returning for his second year in the series fulltime, Smith will once again steer at Brad Jones Racing prepared Holden Commodore. Dropping the black accents, this year’s livery is a more […]

Published at 2/6/2021

Supercars has announced the pit lane order for the upcoming season with the inclusion of Team Blanchard Racing. By HEATH McALPINE There are no significant changes compared to the 2020 pit lane order with the exception of Team Blanchard Racing’s inclusion. The new single-car entry aligns with Tickford Racing, which still maintains third position in […]

Published at 2/3/2021

Tickford Racing’s Monster Energy backed entry of Cam Waters will retain its familiar look for a sixth season. By RHYS VANDERSYDE Waters’ Ford Mustang Supercar will once again run the iconic satin black and lime green colours synonymous with the global energy drink giant. Off the back of a “coming of age” season for the […]

Published at 2/1/2021

Kelly Grove Racing has unveiled Andre Heimgartner’s new Ned Whisky livery for upcoming the 2021 Supercars Championship. By DAN McCARTHY It marks the second year that the newly renamed Kelly Grove Racing outfit and Heimgartner will be backed by Ned Whiskey. This is the final livery that the Victorian squad will reveal, after previously unveiling […]

Published at 2/1/2021

The Toowoomba motorsport precinct is edging closer to the commencement of the build with Motorsport Australia CEO Eugene Arocca outlining the current progress. By DAN McCARTHY Queensland motorsport is set for a big boost when work commences on the soon-to-be-built Wellcamp Entertainment Precinct near Toowoomba. Work is set to begin in coming months and on […]

Published at 1/30/2021

Formula 1 has announced the start time of the rescheduled Australian Grand Prix for 2021 amongst several F1 weekend format changes. By DAN McCARTHY The Australian Grand Prix has been scheduled to begin at 5.00pm local time in Melbourne on the 21st of November. This comes as F1 bosses confirmed the start date of all […]

Published at 1/28/2021

McLaren will field what is essentially a new car for new recruit Daniel Ricciardo and Lando Norris this season. By DAN KNUTSON The 2021 McLaren Mercedes MCL35M was started up for the first time on Wednesday at the team’s UK base in Woking. The regulations require the 2021 car’s chassis to be basically the same […]

Published at 1/26/2021

Two-time Bathurst 1000 winner John Bowe has won his 100th Touring car Masters race on home turf in Tasmania. By Dan McCarthy The national racing legend has been stuck on 99 wins for well over 12 months but finally broke the duck in the final race of the weekend at Symmons Plains Raceway. Bowe becomes […]

Published at 1/26/2021

Two-time Dakar Rally winner Toby Price has received a Medal of the Order of Australia honour as part of the national holiday festivities. By HEATH McALPINE Price received his OAM in the General Division for Services to Motorsport, highlighting his success not only on the international stage, but for his local success on the Finke […]

Published at 1/22/2021

Former Erebus Motorsport engineer Mirko de Rosa will team up with the Blanchard Racing Team and Tim Slade for the upcoming Supercars season. By HEATH McALPINE A race-winning engineer with Anton De Pasquale, de Rosa spent four years at his previous team, three of those as race engineer and forms a formidable combination with the […]

Published at 1/18/2021

The final seat for the 2021 Supercars season has been taken after confirmation Garry Jacobson will partner Fabian Coulthard at Team Sydney. By HEATH McALPINE A previous Super2 Series winner, Jacobson will take part in his third full-time Supercars campaign for as many teams after debuting with Kelly Racing in 2019 where he finished 23rd […]

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