Thursday, 29 April 2021 12:56

SupercarXtra Magazine #121 on sale now!


The latest edition of SupercarXtra Magazine, issue #121, is on sale now!

Issue #121 features Shane van Gisbergen, Jamie Whincup, Cameron Waters and Brodie Kostecki on the cover, with features on the four drivers plus so much more.

CLICK HERE to purchase issue #121 within Australia.

CLICK HERE to purchase issue #121 within New Zealand.

CLICK HERE to purchase issue #121 for the rest of the world.

CLICK HERE to purchase the digital edition of issue #121.

Included is a two-sided pullout poster featuring the Supercars class of 2021 and Whincup the Triple Eight Race Engineering years.

CLICK HERE to order high-quality prints of the posters. 

Issue #121 includes the following:

ANALYSIS: The great paddle shift debate. An examination of why the prospect of a paddle shift has led to so much angst amongst Supercars drivers.

ANALYSIS: SVG the one to beat. Shane van Gisbergen’s remarkable start to the 2021 Repco Supercars Championship. 

ANALYSIS: Changing of the guard. How the impending introduction of Gen3 has led to the arrival of new investors into Supercars teams. 

ANALYSIS: Tyres going super soft. The debut of Dunlop’s new super soft tyre and the trend to softer rubber. 

ANALYSIS: Digging into the archives. What you’ll find in Supercars’ SuperArchive full-race replay playlist. 

COLUMN: Mark Winterbottom on Gen3 and the future direction of Supercars. 

COLUMN: Craig Lowndes on Jamie Whincup’s full-time retirement and the changes at Triple Eight Race Engineering. 

FEATURE: The state of Triple Eight. Examining the changing of the guard at Triple Eight Race Engineering with Roland Dane, Tony Quinn and Jamie Whincup. 

FEATURE: Rising Waters. The rise of Cameron Waters into the role of team leader at Tickford Racing and Ford’s championship challenger. 

FEATURE: A racer’s racer. The immediate impact Brodie Kostecki is having in his full-time rookie season. 

FEATURE: Television numbers game. The changes to Supercars’ media-rights deal and the evolution of the landscape.

FEATURE: How Holden won the war. A retrospective on how Holden prevailed over Ford in the V8 Supercars era. 

FEATURE: The technical underground. The technical developments that defined the battle between the Holden Commodore and Ford Falcon.

FEATURE: Around The Bend. What The Bend Motorsport Park has to offer beyond the race track. 

FROM THE ARCHIVES: A look back to the start of the Car of the Future era at the 2013 Adelaide 500. 

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Event Date
Mount Panorama 500 Feb 26-28
Sandown SuperSprint Mar 18-21
Tasmania SuperSprint April 10-11
OTR The Bend SuperSprint May 8-9
Darwin Triple Crown June 19-20
NTI Townsville July 9-11
Winton SuperSprint July 31-Aug 1
Sydney SuperNight Aug 20-22
Perth SuperNight Sept 11-12
Repco Bathurst 1000 Oct 7-10
ITM Auckland SuperSprint Nov 6-7
Gold Coast Street Circuit Dec 3-5



1. Shane van Gisbergen
2. Jamie Whincup
922 -190
3. Chaz Mostert
866 -246
4. Will Davison
861 -251
5. Cameron Waters
848 -264
6. Mark Winterbottom
697 -415
7. Anton De Pasquale
648 -464
8. Andre Heimgartner
646 -466
9. Nick Percat
617 -495
10. Brodie Kostecki
615 -497

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