True Colour Track Walk kicks off final day

  • Virgin Australia Supercars Championship
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  • 08/11/2015
  • By V8 Supercars

Today the winner of the Jason Richards Memorial Trophy will be decided when the chequered flag drops on the final day of the ITM 500 Auckland.

But before the drivers head out to battle for the prestigious award, make sure you're trackside for the fan-favourite True Colour Track Walk this morning.

For the first time in New Zealand, race goers will have the chance to step onto the track, see the cars up close and get to know the 25 drivers before they pull the helmet on.

Staged on the front straight from 9.50am, you won't want to miss this unique experience.

Make sure you've stocked up on your favourite team's gear down at Merchandise Alley before the True Colour Track Walk. The drivers will be geared up with markers for those wanting an autograph.

Then, get set for a thrilling day of on-track action, with a 15-minute practice session kicking things off at 10.50am.

The V8 Supercars will then qualify during an intense 20-minute qualifying session at 1.20pm, before the epic 200 kilometer haul at 4.00pm.

While the V8 Supercars aren't on track, keep your adrenalin pumping when New Zealand's best racing categories take to the track. The NZ Touring Cars, Toyota 86s, ENZED Central Muscle Cars, SsanYong Utes and V8 Utes will all be on hand to deliver some high-octane entertainment.

Car lovers are in for a treat with many of New Zealand's finest hot rods and classic cars on showcase at today the Beach Hop display. An impressive 60-strong line-up of award-winning cars will have hot rod enthusiasts in awe, while the Recliner Rocker's will put on an energetic show, performing some of the best rockabilly cover's and their own rock 'n' roll singles.

Check out the drifting display down at Merchandise Alley and let the kids enjoy all on offer at the Family Zone, open from 10am today.

Enjoy a bird's eye view of the fast and flowing Pukekohe circuit with Heletranz's Heli-Hot Laps. Watch the cars battle it out on track from the clouds during a thrilling heli hot-lap. This once in a lifetime experience is high in demand - ensure you visit the Heletranz Compound to secure your seat to the best seat in the house today.

Witness the super battle today at the ITM 500 Auckland. Click here for event information and ticketing options.

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