Supercars boss Sean Seamer has confirmed that Supercars will return to Mount Panorama next February. The famous Aussie brand will be wound down at the end of 2020, a year before its current factory Supercars deal with Triple Eight comes to an end. Defending series champion McLaughlin, who has won 12 of 16 races in 2019, holds a 319-point lead over teammate Coulthard in the title standings. 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Local authorities have issued a public health alert to anybody who attended last weekend's Bathurst 1000 after COVID-19 was detected in the sewerage. Mark Winterbottom will continue to race for Team 18 until at least the end of the 2022 Supercars season. Red Bull drivers Jamie Whincup and Shane Van Gisbergen head into this weekend's Townsville 400 well behind DJR pair Scott McLaughlin and Fabian Coulthard. The new Roadster, however, flies in the face of its origins and plans to show up all the established supercars with its mind-blowing speed. James Moffat topped a tight, fast dedicated co-driver practice session at Mount Panorama, as Craig Lowndes missed out on significant running thanks to a power steering failure. The Supercars season is set for a thrilling conclusion at Mount Panorama this weekend with the 2020 Bathurst 1000. Supercars has designed its Gen3 car to house a substantial battery pack as it eyes a hybrid future. News ... 2021 Ford F-150 Raptor Super Cab Might Not Be Dead After All It's long been rumoured that Bathurst will host the 2021 season opener, Supercars effectively replacing the Bathurst 12 Hour, which is … Seamer acknowledged that, should major changes be required, a decision will need to come sooner rather than later. Expanding on that position, Seamer said Supercars will consider even significant changes, such as altering the control chassis to better suit something like a Camaro, for next season. It's just a re-look at the implantation timeline.". "We need to talk to all of the manufacturers, the suppliers, the teams, and the Commission. "We'll go as quickly as we can without making a knee-jerk decision.". Van Gisbergen is fifth on the standings a further 228 points adrift while seven-time series champion Whincup is sixth and trails McLaughlin by a whopping 556 points. Cam Waters edged Scott McLaughlin in the third and final Thursday practice session for the Bathurst 1000. Shannons Club Forum is for enthusiasts to discuss all things motoring. Nobody has been caught napping. Scott McLaughlin pipped Chaz Mostert by just under a tenth in the second Supercars practice session at The Bend. Scott McLaughlin says he'll walk away from Supercars "completely satisfied" if today's Bathurst 1000 proves to be his final race. Alfred Neubauer: the First “Don” of Motor Racing. In these situations you get to see the best of people, and you can already see that up and down pitlane with the team owners and the drivers, other sponsors, partners, even Ford. Get news, in-depth articles and press releases covering Rumors in the car industry. You will only receive our top stories,typically no more than 5 per day. The Adelaide Superloop 500 is set to be scrapped from the Supercars calendar. A faulty cool suit left Cam Waters feeling sick as he battled Shane van Gisbergen for the Bathurst 1000 victory yesterday. Nick Percat and Thomas Randle will start the 2020 Bathurst 1000 from 10th, not fourth, after their car failed post-Top 10 Shootout technical checks. "The support network around us has been fantastic even though it's been slightly testing times.". Scott McLaughlin won't be completely absent from Supercars next season, the Kiwi set to join Dick Johnson Racing for the Bathurst 1000. Scott McLaughlin set the fastest time in pre-qualifying practice at Bathurst, before smacking the wall on his final run. Entry costs revealed, Why Supercars now needs a new "human salt harvester", Premier slams "reckless" Adelaide 500 return deal, Opposition signs Adelaide return deal with Supercars, Todd Kelly builds André's Bathurst 1000 engine, Racing fuel making the journey to the Bathurst 1000, Thirsty Camel - Thirsty For A Good Story with Mark Skaife. Triple Eight Race Engineering announced on Thursday it had renewed its deal with the manufacturer for two years. The team has also secured primary sponsor Red Bull for the same time period despite a difficult 2019 season where Ford rival DJR Team Penske has dominated on the track. The Supercars season is set for a thrilling conclusion at Mount Panorama this weekend with the 2020 Bathurst 1000. Erebus Motorsport has confirmed that Anton De Pasquale won't drive for the team in 2021. With the new Gen3 regulations having been pushed back to 2022 to align with that two-year deal, signed midway through last season, there are now question marks over whether the Commodore can be raced next season. The #6 Tickford Mustang will start the 2020 Bathurst 1000 from pole position courtesy of a stunning Top 10 Shootout effort from Cam Waters. Supercars has formally unveiled its 2022 Gen3 concept with 'hybrid-ready' versions of the Chevrolet Camaro and the Ford Mustang. However he stopped short of naming a deadline, reiterating that an effective outcome was more important than a fast one. Bathurst 1000 contender Shane van Gisbergen was left wide-eyed by a cheeky trackside jaunt during practice at Mount Panorama today. Read up and post an answer to V8 Supercars 2021: Mustang vs Camaro?. The cancellation of the Adelaide 500 could pave the way for a Formula E event to be held on the city’s street circuit, Motorsport.com understands. "Everybody is like 'right, let's get together, let's go forward'. "The Red Bull Holden Racing Team will be on the grid as you see it until at least the end of 2021, which is fantastic," Triple Eight's commercial operations manager and co-owner Jessica Dane told Fox Sports. Cam Waters edged Scott McLaughlin in the third and final Thursday practice session for the Bathurst 1000. "It'll mean we get to a decision quickly, but we've still got to make sure all that positive energy is harnessed in the right way. The Newcastle 500, meanwhile, it expected to drop off the schedule altogether after three seasons of hosting the finale between 2017-2019. Quick, but methodical.". "It really depends on what direction we're going to go," he said. Team Penske has announced it will not return to Supercars in 2021, and that Scott McLaughlin will become a full-time IndyCar driver next year. Australia's closed borders have forced event organisers to cancel the 2021 Bathurst 12 Hour. Supercars for Sale, a website that’s specialized in selling exotica as well as build slots, calls the newcomer Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series. 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