Tag: supercars

Whincup questioned Supercars career

11:31 AM ET Oliver Caffrey Despite a dominant end to 2019, seven-time Supercars champion Jamie Whincup seriously questioned whether he was still needed at Red Bull Holden. But after confirming on Friday a contract extension to continue racing in 2021, Whincup showed he is still a force to be reckoned with the following day. The…

Fresh Supercars challenge lifts Pye

8:00 PM ET Ed Jackson After three mixed seasons at Walkinshaw Racing, Supercars driver Scott Pye is relishing a fresh start in 2020. The 30-year-old has moved to be the second driver at Charlie Schwerkolt Racing where he’ll be the teammate of veteran Mark Winterbottom. Pye took the covers off his No.20 DeWalt Racing Commodore…

Lowndes savours Supercars winning feeling

12:32 AM ET Laine Clark For the first time in 11 years, Craig Lowndes has savoured a Supercars victory with Jamie Whincup. Now Lowndes is hungry to make up for lost time in the Gold Coast 600’s finale on Sunday. Seven-time Bathurst champion Lowndes celebrated his first win since announcing his retirement from full-time driving…

Day to savour for Supercars star Courtney

4:44 AM ET Ed Jackson There’s a sense of missed opportunity but after the 12 months James Courtney has endured the Supercars star will take his fourth-place at Winton on Saturday. The woes of Walkinshaw Andretti United on the track have been combined with personal turmoil for Courtney following the breakdown of his marriage in…

English hopeful completes Supercars test

Dec 4, 2018 Ed Jackson England’s Abbie Eaton has successfully taken the first steps on her path to becoming a Supercars driver. The 26-year-old got behind the wheel of a Walkinshaw Andretti United Holden at Winton Motor Raceway in Victoria on Tuesday for a driver evaluation day. It’s the first time Eaton has driven a…