Category: Motorsport

Why the W Series deserves a chance

Nothing gets people fired up quite like a discussion about gender in sport, so it was to the surprise of no-one that last week’s announcement of an all-female racing series was met with deeply polarised opinion. Calling itself ‘W Series’, this new international racing category intends to launch in 2019 with a six-round season affixed […]

Bathurst 1000 full starting grid 2018

The starting grid for the 2018 Bathurst 1000 has been locked in following the top-ten shootout on Saturday afternoon. While positions 11 through 26 were locked in after qualifying on Friday afternoon, the top ten had a one-lap dash to book their spot on the grid. Defending champion David Reynolds will start from pole position […]

Bathurst 1000 Top Ten Shooutout full results 2018

David Reynolds of Erebus Motorsport has claimed pole position for the 2018 Bathurst 1000, posting a 2.04.0589 lap in the top-ten shootout on Sunday afternoon. It was a fantastic afternoon for Erebus, with Reynolds the defending champion to go from pole after just holding off Jamie Whincup by four-hundredths of a second. In the surprise […]

When is the Bathurst 1000? Start times, key information, full schedule

The V8 Supercars season reaches its highest point as the Bathurst 1000 takes place on Sunday, October 7 at 11:10am (AEDT). Originating in 1960, the Bathurst 1000 is easily the most high-profile event on the Australian motorsport calendar. It’s also one of the most important in terms of the Supercars season, with 300 points on […]

How to watch the Bathurst 1000 top ten shootout online or on TV: Supercars live stream, start time, field, key information

The grid for the Bathurst 1000 will be locked in on Saturday afternoon when the top ten from qualifying go on a one-lap dash in the shootout. This is The Roar‘s guide to streaming the shootout online or watching it on TV. The shootout is set to get underway at 5:10pm (AEST) on Saturday, October […]

Formula One’s qualifying debate is missing the point

The Russian Grand Prix was no lights-to-flag thriller, but it nonetheless delivered Formula One its true lifeblood: controversy. For one, nothing gets people revved up quite like team orders, and Mercedes did a particularly average job of managing its preferred outcome in Russia, but bubbling along quietly in the background is a push to change […]