Supercars nearing new Fox Sports deal

22 May

The Aussie category is working on a new broadcast agreement for 2021, with its current Fox Sports/Network 10 deal – worth $241 million over six years – set to run out at the end of this season.While negotiations were on hold at the height of the corona…

Whincup flags virtual retirement

21 May

The seven-time Supercars champion has been on a steep learning curve in the sim racing world, having started the virtual season as a genuine novice.While there has been progress along the way, including a reverse-grid win at Watkins Glen, Whincup looks…

Courtney’s Boost Mustang revealed

21 May

Courtney is set to race a Ford for the first time since his title-winning 2010 season, following a sensational deal with Tickford Racing.He’ll take over the Mustang vacated by Will Davison after the loss of main backer Milwaukee Tools.Courtney today of…

Supercars boss wary of Bathurst ‘risk’

19 May

The revised 2020 schedule, revealed over the weekend, includes two rounds on the famous Mount Panorama circuit – the traditional Bathurst 1000 in early October and a new season finale on what is usually the Bathurst 12 Hour weekend in February.The form…

When can fans attend Supercars races again?

17 May

It’s official; Supercars is coming back.The Aussie series has outlined its revised 2020 schedule, which will run all the way to the 2021 Bathurst 12 Hour next February.Two marquee events – Gold Coast and Newcastle – have been dropped, while the Townsvi…

23Red confirms Supercars exit

15 May

As first revealed by Motorsport.com yesterday, the Phil Munday-owned entry – run in-house as a fourth Tickford Racing car – has lost its major backing from Milwaukee due to the coronavirus-induced break in racing.As a result Munday has decided to shut …

Davison’s Tickford future in doubt

14 May

Motorsport.com understands the Phil Munday-owned 23Red Racing entry, run as part of the four-car Tickford outfit, has lost its major backing from Milwaukee Tools – which is expected to be made official tomorrow.As a result Bathurst 1000 winner Will Dav…

Supercars squad launches development team

14 May

The Supercars squad has teamed with renowned karting squad Tom Williamson Motorsport for the initiative, which will be known as the BJR-TWM Junior Development Team.A group of 10 young drivers will be hand-picked by Williamson to be part of the programm…