Newcastle (2019)

22 Nov - 24 Nov
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McLaughlin calls on drivers: "We can be better role models"

Scott McLaughlin has challenged Supercars drivers to be "better role models" next season, after the season finale in Newcastle was overshadowed by off-track tension.

Slade confirms Brad Jones Racing exit

Tim Slade has confirmed that he won't be a Brad Jones Racing driver for the 2020 Supercars season.

Stanaway says he may never race again

Richie Stanaway may have driven his final race as a professional driver, the New Zealander contemplating a permanent retirement from the sport.

Newcastle Supercars: Whincup wins, Penske seals teams' title

Jamie Whincup rounded out the Supercars season with a comfortable victory over Fabian Coulthard, while DJR Team Penske secured the 2019 teams' championship.

Newcastle Supercars: Whincup takes final pole of 2019

Jamie Whincup secured the final position on offer for the 2019 Supercars season with a superb lap in the Top 10 Shootout.

Van Gisbergen hit with Newcastle grid penalty

Shane van Gisbergen will start this afternoon's second Newcastle race from 21st after copping a three-place grid penalty for impeding Will Davison during qualifying.

Newcastle Supercars: Waters beats Whincup to provisional pole

Cam Waters will run last in the final Top 10 Shootout of the 2019 Supercars season after edging Jamie Whincup in qualifying.

Pye woke up in hospital before stirring drive

Scott Pye was only discharged from hospital at 7:30am this morning, ahead of an action-packed day in Newcastle that included a qualifying crash and a stirring drive from last to sixth in the first race.

Newcastle Supercars: Van Gisbergen dominates opener

Shane van Gisbergen dominated the opening race at the Newcastle 500, as a late mistake from Jamie Whincup cost Triple Eight a one-two finish.

Newcastle Supercars: Van Gisbergen turns 10th into pole

Shane van Gisbergen used a stunning Shootout lap to turn 10th in regular qualifying into pole for this afternoon's opening race in Newcastle.

Newcastle Supercars: Whincup takes provisional pole

Jamie Whincup secured provisional pole position in Newcastle, as his Triple Eight teammate Shane van Gisbergen only just snuck into the Top 10 Shootout.

Walkinshaw eyeing 2020 with shocks switch

Walkinshaw Andretti United has changed its damper package for this weekend's Supercars finale in Newcastle in a bid to bank data ahead of the introduction of control units in 2020.

Instagram clash sparks Supercars intervention

Supercars will reiterate its social media policy in a letter addressed to all of its drivers and teams following an Instagram clash between Scott McLaughlin and Scott Pye.

Newcastle Supercars: Whincup sets Friday pace

Triple Eight's Jamie Whincup topped the second Friday practice session in Newcastle, shading Cam Waters by 0.005s.

Pye hospitalised with illness

Scott Pye will miss this afternoon's second Supercars practice session in Newcastle after being hospitalised due to illness.

Newcastle Supercars: McLaughlin edges Reynolds in first practice

Supercars champion Scott McLaughlin kicked off the final round of the 2019 season by edging bitter rival David Reynolds in opening practice in Newcastle.

Full Supercars Newcastle 500 weekend schedule

Check out the complete schedule and TV listings for the 2019 Newcastle 500.

Kelly braced for emotional Nissan farewell

Todd Kelly says this weekend's Newcastle Supercars round will be an emotional affair for the Kelly Racing squad, as it farewells the Nissan Altima package after seven years.

Supercars to refund tickets after KISS cancellation

Supercars will refund concert upgrade tickets to next week's season finale in Newcastle, following news that KISS has cancelled its Australian tour.