Tuesday, 29 September 2020 13:18

SupercarXtra Magazine #118 on sale now!


The latest edition of SupercarXtra Magazine, issue #118, is on sale now!

Issue #118 celebrates 40 years of Dick Johnson Racing/DJR Team Penske with a feature on Dick Johnson’s life-changing tangle with a rock at Bathurst in 1980, the 40 defining moments in the history of his team and the records and honours it has amassed over the decades.

The issue is also a celebration of iconic Bathurst moments with features on defining wins for the Holden Racing Team and Garry Rogers Motorsport, the drivers/combinations that went on winning runs at Mount Panorama and the original winners of the Great Race from 1960.

There’s also a special 16-page feature on Peter Brock’s first Bathurst win in 1972; the race that made a legend.

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CLICK HERE to purchase the digital edition of issue #118.

Included in the print edition is a two-sided pullout poster featuring 40 years of DJR/DJR Team Penske and Peter Brock’s first Bathurst win from 1972.

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Issue #118 includes the following:

ANALYSIS: THE LONG ROAD TO THE MOUNTAIN. How Supercars met the requirements for a season despite the challenges presented by COVID-19.

ANALYSIS: LOOKING TO 2021. A change of free-to-air television partners headlines the changes to Supercars in 2021.

ANALYSIS: DAVISON’S RETURN. Will Davison’s wild ride from being sidelined to a Bathurst contender in 2020.

WINTERBOTTOM COLUMN. Team 18’s Mark Winterbottom on the challenges of being on the road for most of the 2020 season.

LOWNDES COLUMN. Red Bull Holden Racing Team’s Craig Lowndes on gearing up for the only endurance event of 2020.

FEATURE: TRUE-BLUE LEGEND. Dick Johnson recounts his tangle with a rock at Mount Panorama in 1980 and his love of the Bathurst 1000.

FEATURE: DJR/DJR TEAM PENSKE’S 40 DEFINING MOMENTS FROM 40 YEARS. Dick Johnson Racing/DJR Team Penske’s journey from its foundation in 1980 to the present day.

FEATURE: HONOUR ROLL AND RECORDS. The numbers, names, milestones, records and more from Dick Johnson Racing/DJR Team Penske’s 40 years.

FEATURE: THE DOMINATORS. The drivers and combinations who went on winning runs in the Bathurst 500/1000.

FEATURE: THE BATTLERS. Garry Rogers Motorsport’s greatest moment, winning the 2000 Bathurst 1000.

FEATURE: THE UNDERDOGS. Holden Racing Team’s surprise and defining win in the 1990 Bathurst 1000.

FEATURE: THE ORIGINAL. Tracking down the first winner of the Great Race from the 1960 Armstrong 500.

FROM THE ARCHIVES. The last time full-time main-game drivers teamed up in the Bathurst 1000.

FEATURE: THE RACE THAT MADE A LEGEND. Special feature on Peter Brock’s first Bathurst win in 1972.

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Event Date
Superloop Adelaide 500 February 20-23
Melbourne 400 March 12-15
BP Ultimate Sydney SuperSprint June 27-28
Truck Assist Sydney SuperSprint July 18-19
BetEasy Darwin Triple Crown August 15-16
CoreStaff Darwin SuperSprint August 22-23
NTI Townsville SuperSprint August 29-30
Townsville SuperSprint September 5-6
The Bend Motorsport Park September 19-20
The Bend Motorsport Park September 26-27
Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 October 15-18



1. Scott McLaughlin
2. Cameron Waters
2125 -451
3. Shane van Gisbergen
2095 -481
4. Jamie Whincup
2049 -527
5. Chaz Mostert
1958 -618
6.  Fabian Coulthard
1800 -776
7. Nick Percat
1743 -833
8. Anton De Pasquale
1637 -939
9. Scott Pye
1586 -990
10. Mark Winterbottom
1566 -1010

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