What’s On

There's plenty happening at the 2019 Century Batteries Ipswich SuperSprint for the whole family!

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Dunlop Super2 Series

The Dunlop Super2 Series always has spectators at the edge of their seats! The series remains the core breeding ground for future Supercar stars and can’t go unmissed with past drivers graduating to race in the main game.

Mark Winterbottom, Scott McLaughlin, Lee Holdsworth, Tim Slade, David Reynolds, Cameron Waters, Chaz Mostert, Scott Pye and Nick Percat are all part of the elite group of past Dunlop Super2 Series driver’s now competing in the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship. In 2018, Scott McLaughlin became the second Super2 Series Champion to go on and win the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship, the only other driver achieving this feat being Mark Winterbottom, who won Super2 in 2003 before taking the main game prize in 2015.

In 2019 the Dunlop Super2 Series remains pivotal in shaping the future of motorsport with rising star Macauley Jones advancing to take part in the Supercars Championship. Showing plenty of promise, young talent Jack Le Brocq, James Golding, Todd Hazelwood and Anton De Pasquale will contest their second fulltime Supercars season.

Read more: www.supercars.com/super2/

East Coast Bullbars SuperUtes Series

After a maiden season in 2018, the ECB SuperUtes will storm onto the circuit again in 2019. This new era of dual-cab, turbo diesel Ute racing will continue to liven up the support program for the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship.

The 2019 the ECB SuperUtes season will include eight rounds across Australia and at least six different manufacturers all competing for championship glory.

Read more: www.supercars.com/superutes/

Touring Car Masters

Touring Car Masters is Australia’s top series for retro Touring Cars from the classic period of muscle car competition between 1964 and 1979.

The series, more 'retro' than 'historic', brings together some of the most iconic brands and models from Muscle Car history and creates a racing series full of unique sounds, sights and an on-track product like no other. There's Ford and Holden, of course, but also classic US-Muscle like Mustang and Camaro, Valliants, Chryslers and even Porsche's.

TCM cars are loud, fast, sideways and exciting. The drivers are heroes and include some of the most famous names in the sport, including Bathurst legends Jim Richards and John Bowe, two-time champion Steven Johnson and regular challengers like Adam Bressington, Ryan Hansford, Jason Gomersall, Marcus Zukanovic and more. TCM contests seven rounds across Australia, a majority of them running with the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship.

Read more: www.touringcarmasters.com.au/

Aussie Racing Car Series

A crowd favourite for 20 years, the Aussie Racing Cars will be hitting the track again across seven rounds in 2019.

Celebrating their 20th Anniversary as a support category to Supercars, the Aussie Racing Cars are set to provide another season of action packed 4 wide racing action. Despite their small size these cars have a lot of power, boasting a 1.3 litre, 135bhp, twin-cam, 16 valve engine that revs to 11500rpm.

Their favourable power to weight ratio brings fast-paced action with maximum speeds in excess of 200kph. As one of Australia’s most popular motor sport categories, the Aussie Racing Cars are set to bring another exciting year of racing!

Read more: www.aussieracingcars.com.au/

Kumho Super3 Series

The Kumho Super3 Series (formerly known as the Kumho V8 Touring Car Series) provides a competition home for genuine ex-V8 Supercars.

Many of the cars are historically significant race cars with an increasing number running in original livery, and fans can identify with their successes in the hands of some of the sport’s greatest drivers and teams.

The drivers are a mixture of the next ‘up and coming’ stars of the series, to experienced hands who have stepped away from professional driving, and enthusiastic amateurs keen to be involved in the sport. The result of this mixture is highly entertaining racing throughout the field.

Many of the cars are run by professional teams with considerable experience in the sport, including Brad Jones Racing, Eggleston Motorsport, Matt Stone Racing, Image Racing, MW Motorsport and more. The Kumho Super3 Series V8’s are crowd pleasers: Real Holden & Ford racing with an eclectic mix of cars and drivers, and a ‘where have these guys been’ factor!

Read more: http://super3.com.au/

Supercars Paddock

Make sure you head to the Supercars Paddock area at the rear of the Supercars garages where all the behind-the-scenes action takes place.

From inside the Paddock, fans can see the amazing purpose-built transporters, teams working in the garages and maybe even grab an autograph from a driver. The Support Categories will also be located in the Supercars Paddock.

Grandstand tickets include free paddock access. Upgrade to paddock access for $30 for three days. ($35 at the Event purchased at Ticketek Box Office). 

Anyone aged 16yrs and under in the paddock must be accompanied by an adult. 

Please note: The Paddock will close to patrons at the start of the final Supercars race on Sunday.

Where to find: Rear of the Supercars Garages

Autograph Signing Sessions

Come along to the Supercars Paddock on Saturday and Sunday for the opportunity to meet the drivers and grab an autograph. Each driver will appear at the rear of their team garage for half an hour.

Specific times for the signing sessions are still to be confirmed and will be updated closer to the event.

Where to find: Rear of team garages in the Supercars Paddock

Pit Lane Walk

Get closer to the action than you ever have before. Take a behind-the-scenes walk through Pit Lane, the activity hub of the Century Batteries Ipswich SuperSprint.

Available for: All Grandstand ticket holders, Supercars Members and Supercars Travel Bookings only.

Specific times for the Pit Lane Walks are still to be confirmed and will be updated closer to the event.

Merchandise Alley

Stock up on your favorite Team’s merchandise and Supercars gear. Plus check out some of the stunt team vehicles on display, enjoy a drink at the bars and grab a bite to eat.

When: Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Where to find: Behind the Turn 1 viewing mound