Tuesday, 14 August 2018 15:37

Supercar Xtra Magazine #106 on sale now!

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The latest edition of the new-look Supercar Xtra Magazine, issue #106, is on sale now in print and digital form.

Issue #106 is your must-have guide to the 2018 PIRTEK Endurance Cup with event preview and team profiles for the long-distance races at Sandown, Bathurst and the Gold Coast.

Issue #106 will also be incorporated into the OTR The Bend SuperSprint and RABBLE.club Sandown 500 event programs. In the standard issue of #106 you’ll find the new-look Motorsport Legends section in the middle of the magazine, while within a program you’ll find the event info in the beginning and middle sections.

Included in the print edition of issue #106 is a two-sided pullout poster featuring Craig Lowndes the Holden Racing Team years, the first of three posters celebrating the career of Lowndes, and David Reynolds.

CLICK HERE to purchase issue #106 within Australia.

CLICK HERE to purchase issue #106 within New Zealand.

CLICK HERE to purchase issue #106 for the rest of the world.

CLICK HERE to find where to purchase issue #106 at your nearest store.

CLICK HERE to purchase the digital edition of issue #106.

Supercar Xtra Magazine issue #106 includes the following:

FEATURES:

2018 PIRTEK ENDURANCE CUP PREVIEW: Your guide to the 2018 long-distance events at Sandown, Bathurst and the Gold Coast.

PIRTEK ENDURANCE CUP RECORDS & HONOURS: The records and honours that matter for the Pirtek Endurance Cup.

THE BEND MOTORSPORT PARK: THE NEW STANDARD: Profile of Australia’s newest motorsport circuit, The Bend Motorsport Park.

AROUND THE BEND: Tekno Autosports’ Jack Le Brocq talks us around a lap of The Bend Motorsport Park.

FRATERNISING WITH FOGES: THE JOKER IN THE PACK: Foges chats with the reigning Bathurst 1000 champion David Reynolds. 

NISSAN MOTORSPORT: THE RETURN OF THE KELLY GANG: Todd Kelly on the best season yet for the Nissan Altima.

SCOTT PYE: THIRD TIME LUCKY: Walkinshaw Andretti United’s race winner on climbing the grid with the Holden team.

POWER GAMES: The engine development race in Supercars.

REGULARS:

ANALYSIS: 2020: SUMMER LOVIN’: The pros and cons of a possible summer Supercars series.

ANALYSIS: FALCON FAREWELL: Ford’s iconic Falcon gets set for its curtain call in Supercars.

ANALYSIS: LOWNDES STEPS ASIDE: Craig Lowndes and Roland Dane on the full-time retirement of the Supercars legend. 

ANALYSIS: TCR COMING TO AUSTRALIA: Details of the new touring-car series soon to arrive in Australia.

2018 SUPERCARS CALENDAR: Keep up to date with the 2018 schedule.

MARK WINTERBOTTOM COLUMN: Frosty on formulating the right formats for Supercars. 

CRAIG LOWNDES COLUMN: Lowndes on his decision to retire from full-time driving in Supercars.

GARRY ROGERS COLUMN: Rogers on how his team is shaping up for the endurance events.

THE SHOOTOUT: The top 10 one-time winners in the ATCC/Supercars.

MOTORSPORT LEGENDS:

BACK TO THE FUTURE: Two-door cars in Australian touring cars. 

ICONIC CARS: BMW M3.

THE YEAR THAT WAS: 1981.

SNAPSHOT: The start of the 1971 Bathurst 500.

Please note: Team 18's co-driver change from Matthew Brabham to Jason Bright and Matt Stone Racing's car change from the FG X Falcon to the VF Commodore happened after we went to print on issue #106.

CLICK HERE to subscribe to Supercar Xtra Magazine

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Event Date
Adelaide 500 1-4 March
2018 Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix 22-25 March
Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint 6-8 April
WD-40 Phillip Island 500 20-22 April
Perth SuperSprint 4-6 May
Winton SuperSprint 18-20 May
CrownBet Darwin Triple Crown 15-17 June
Watpac Townsville 400 6-8 July
Coates Hire Ipswich SuperSprint 20-22 July
Red Rooster Sydney SuperSprint 4 August
The Bend SuperSprint 24-26 August
Sandown 500 14-16 September
Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 4-7 October
Vodafone Gold Coast 600 19-21 October
ITM Auckland SuperSprint 2-4 November
Coates Hire Newcastle 500 23-25 November

 

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Pos

 Driver

 Points

 1

 Shane van Gisbergen

3054

 2

 Scott McLaughlin

2999

 3

 Jamie Whincup 

2716

 4

 Craig Lowndes

2487

 5

 David Reynolds

2435

 6

 Fabian Coulthard

2114

 7

 Rick Kelly

2098

 8

 Chaz Mostert

2048

 9

 Scott Pye

1906

 10

 Tim Slade

1862

 Full points table