News Richard Craill February 22, 2024


IN FRONT of the iconic statue commemorating the motor racing legend that inspired their passion for motorsport, Johnston Craill Racing Enterprises (JCRE) has shown off their first ever racing livery ahead of the opening round of the Battery World Aussie Racing Cars Series this weekend in Bathurst. In front of the National Motor Racing Museum’s tribute to the King of the Mountain, Peter Brock, a distinctive and bright livery carrying JCRE’s primary Orange and Black colors was unveiled for this weekend. With the wrap material provided by JCRE partner Graphic Art Mart in Adelaide, the livery includes backing from key

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Power Rankings Team TRT February 22, 2024

RANKED: 2024 Supercars Liveries

Here are all of the Supercars liveries from 2024 as they are released. Agree or disagree with our order of favourites? Hit us up on the socials @theracetorque with your take! 3 - Aaron Love Blanchard Racing Team 96 - Macauley Jones Brad Jones Racing 20 - David Reynolds Team 18 18 - Mark Winterbottom Team 18 87 & 88 - Will Brown & Broc Feeney Red Bull Ampol Racing 25 - Chaz Mostert Walkinshaw Andretti United 55 - Thomas Randle Tickford Racing 11 & 17 - Anton De Pasquale & Will Davison Shell V-Power Racing 6 - Cam Waters

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News TRT Media Release February 22, 2024

Motors & Masterpieces Launches

Australia's most anticipated motoring event, Motors & Masterpieces, is gearing up to make its debut at the iconic Melbourne Showgrounds from November 22-24, 2024. Curated by the esteemed team behind the renowned Motorclassica event, the festival promises to be a celebration of the pinnacle of design and engineering achievements in the automotive age. The showcase is set to chart the history of the motor vehicle from its earliest days and into the future, with over 300 cars and motorcycles to be displayed around six distinct themes that reflect significant evolutionary stages and cultural settings for man and the machine.  Included

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Podcast Team TRT February 21, 2024

Jaxon Evans: On the Bathurst Double

Jaxon Evans very nearly scored a podium in the Bathurst 12 hour last weekend, and now he'll try the same as he makes his Supercars solo debut at the same venue five days later. He joins us to discuss his big career change and much more. And then it's all the Hots and Nots from the week that was, and what is to come this weekend from The Mountain… Spotify: Click HereApple: Click HereDeezer: Click Here

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News TRT Media Release February 21, 2024

B6HR TV Confirmed

THE HI-TEC Oils Bathurst 6 Hour will be broadcast live and free on national television in 2024.  The event is pleased to confirm that SBS will broadcast coverage on both Saturday and Sunday of the event this Easter long weekend. Coverage will commence on Saturday at 1pm AEDT, covering support race action and Bathurst 6 Hour qualifying through to 5pm local time. Sunday's coverage will commence at 11:30am AEDT on Easter Sunday and include the entire 6-Hour race through to its conclusion just prior to 6pm. It's the most broadcast coverage ever dedicated to Bathurst's biggest enduro, which this year

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Insight Mark Walker February 20, 2024

Supercars and Growth: The Calendar Killer

We recently took a look at how the motorsport media in Australia operates, and how, with the growth of the internet, the news cycle has changed forever. Going deeper, a factor that significantly impacts the way the sport is covered is its calendar – and it is possible that Supercars has become its own worst enemy. Having only 12 events in a season, it is difficult for the sport ever truly to break into the mainstream and maintain momentum. Looking around the sporting world and the news cycle for various professional leagues, the focus is typically based on the constant

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News Media Release February 20, 2024

Over $3.5 Million Under the Hammer

More than 50 fine, rare and collectible cars estimated to bring in excess of $3.5 million will go under the auctioneer’s hammer at Donington Auction’s live simulcast Summer Car & Number Plate Auction this Sunday, 25 February. And a further 18 lots of automobilia, garagenalia, and ephemera are expected to take that auction tally to more than $4 million. An undoubted star of the live, simulcast Donington auction will be the globally significant 1926 Bugatti Type 37, which was campaigned in six successive Australian Grands Prix and is out of 60 years of continuous ownership. It is estimated to bring almost $1

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Power Rankings Team TRT February 19, 2024

Caltex Power Rankings: Bathurst 12 Hour

Spoiler alert: The Bathurst 12 Hour was once again HOT. Fortunately for us, there were a good deal many things to Power Rank from this epic event, once again brought to you by Caltex. ABOUT THE RANKINGS: The TRT Power Rankings are compiled by your nominations from social media and edited by the TRT editorial team. They’re designed to give a balanced, as fair as possible critical overview of those things that excelled and those things that struggled, at each event. It’s (mostly) a democracy, and what you nominate generates the order, so have your say next event via our social

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