Click here to listen – Show 195 – The Bend, Roland Dane and NASCAR
Tony Whitlock returns to wrap up the weekend at The Bend Motorsport Park. Roland Dane speaks to Craig Revell about his teams performance, how the new management of Supercars is fitting in, and what are some of the mistakes of the past that should not be repeated.
Tom Howard (Speedcafe.com) and Craig Revell speak with Steve O’Donnell NASCAR executive vice president and chief racing development officer about his thoughts on his visit to Talem Bend and Supercars.
Click here to listen – Show 194 – Nick Percat and Todd Hazelwood
Inside Supercars speak to Nick Percat (Brad Jones Racing) and Todd Hazelwood (Matt Stone Racing) about heading to The Bend this weekend.
Percat talks about how he became a Walkinshaw Performance driver, when he and his family had decided that they did not have the budget to continue in Aussie Racing Cars. He also discusses how the series is lining up the next Craig Lowndes.
Hazelwood discusses the decision of Matt Stone Racing to move back to the VF Commodore, and what a fanbase can do for your racing career.
Click here to listen – Show 193 – UnSocial Media and Terry Whyhoon
Inside Supercars speak to Craig Lowndes (Lowndes Autobarn Racing), Shannen Kiely (Erebus Motorsport), Mitch Robinson (Tickford Racing), and Ryan Walkinshaw (Walkinshaw Andretti United) about how they manage the negative side of social media.
Terry Whyhoon talks about his life in Motorsport, from dirt track speedway, to the Thunderdome then to Supercars and how he started Image Racing.
Stefan Bartholomaeus (Supercars.com) and Andrew van Leeuwen (Motorsport.com) discuss the SuperNight300 and what the event achieved for Supercars. Where to next for night racing in the Supercars Series? What should Supercars focus on, increasing crowds or more format diversity or does one fuel the other? Does the series still need the compulsory pit stops? and how can Supercars improve the promotion of the sport on Free to Air television?
We also speak to all the teams about their preference for television coverage, all free to air or continuing the Pay TV / Free to Air mix.
This weeks guests are Richard Hollway (GRM) and Tim Edwards (Tickford Racing), Richard Hollway talks about his years in Supercars and some of the drivers he has worked with, along with how GRM is working with the Tander / Golding combination. Tim Edwards looks at how the rebranding of Tickford Racing has been received and gives us his thoughts on the SuperNight 300.