X-CONVENIENCE MOBIL RACING

The 2020 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship is about to begin! The home-town hero and 2016 Adelaide 500 winner - Nick Percat, is proudly supported by SA company X-Convenience and Mobil for the highly anticipated opening round of the season. The Superloop Adelaide 500 is undoubtedly one of the biggest events of the year, and with 30+ degree days forecast for the weekend ahead, it’s safe to say the heat is ON!

Nick had his season best result in 2019, finishing the Championship in 9th. With an astounding nineteen top-ten finishes; he is eager to solidify himself further inside the top five this year.

Broadcast of the race will be LIVE on FOX Sports and Channel Ten across the weekend. Your local TV times and coverage information can be found here - https://www.supercars.com/tv-schedule/

 

TRACK TIMES

THURSDAY 20TH FEBRUARY  

15:55-16:40 ACDT – Practice One

FRIDAY 21ST FEBRUARY  

14:05-14:35 ACDT – Practice Two

18:00-18:30 ACDT – Practice Three

SATURDAY 22ND FEBRUARY  

11:55-12:05 ACDT – Qualifying – Part 1 – Race 1

12:10-12:20 ACDT – Qualifying – Part 2 – Race 1

12:30-13:00 ACDT – Top Ten Shootout – Race 1

16:20-18:18 ACDT – Race 1 / 78 Laps

SUNDAY 23RD FEBRUARY

11:50-12:00 ACDT – Qualifying – Part 1 – Race 2

12:05-12:15 ACDT – Qualifying – Part 2 – Race 2

12:25-12:55 ACDT – Top Ten Shootout – Race 2

15:20-17:18 ACDT – Race 2 / 78 Laps

 

FAST FACTS

  • Qualifying Lap Record – 1m19.2951s Shane Van Gisbergen, Triple Eight 2017, Commodore VF
  • Race Lap Record – 1m20.3797s Chaz Mostert, Tickford Racing, 2019, Mustang GT
  • Nick Percat is the only South Australian Driver to win the Clipsal 500 (2016)
  • The Sunday race in 2016 was the first and, so far only, time in the Adelaide 500’s history a red flag has been shown. It occurred due to wet weather on lap 42 of a scheduled 78.
  • This year is the first time the team has operated four cars full-time in the VASC.

 

MEET NICK // WHEN & WHERE AT THE SUPERLOOP ADELAIDE 500

SATURDAY 22ND FEBRUARY

  • 14:00-14:30 ACDT - Signing Session @ Nürburgring Tracks of the World (German Flag – L11)

PLUS FITNESS RACING

The 2020 Virgin Australia Supercars is about to kick off! BJR’s new recruit Todd Hazelwood is fit, fast and fired up as he gets ready to take on the streets of Adelaide for round one of the Supercars Championship in the Plus Fitness Racing ZB Commodore. 

The Superloop Adelaide 500 is undoubtedly one of the biggest events of the year, and with 30+ degree days forecast for the weekend ahead, it’s safe to say the heat is ON!

The dynamic Plus Fitness Racing livery highlights the company’s successful association with Supercars and its proud focus of catering to people from all walks of life. The round one design also features the support of family owned, SA based, construction and development company Bella Build and Design.

The stage is set for a great year of racing ahead!

Broadcast of the race will be LIVE on FOX Sports and Channel Ten across the weekend. Your local TV times and coverage information can be found here - https://www.supercars.com/tv-schedule/

 

TRACK TIMES

THURSDAY 20TH FEBRUARY  

15:55-16:40 ACDT – Practice One

FRIDAY 21ST FEBRUARY  

14:05-14:35 ACDT – Practice Two

18:00-18:30 ACDT – Practice Three

SATURDAY 22ND FEBRUARY  

11:55-12:05 ACDT – Qualifying – Part 1 – Race 1

12:10-12:20 ACDT – Qualifying – Part 2 – Race 1

12:30-13:00 ACDT – Top Ten Shootout – Race 1

16:20-18:18 ACDT – Race 1 / 78 Laps

SUNDAY 23RD FEBRUARY

11:50-12:00 ACDT – Qualifying – Part 1 – Race 2

12:05-12:15 ACDT – Qualifying – Part 2 – Race 2

12:25-12:55 ACDT – Top Ten Shootout – Race 2

15:20-17:18 ACDT – Race 2 / 78 Laps

 

FAST FACTS

  • Qualifying Lap Record – 1m19.2951s Shane Van Gisbergen, Triple Eight 2017, Commodore VF
  • Race Lap Record – 1m20.3797s Chaz Mostert, Tickford Racing, 2019, Mustang GT
  • The most laps completed under SC in a single Adelaide 500 race is 19 – on Sunday in 2016.
  • 2020 is BJR’s 21st season competing in the Supercars Championship since it made its debut at the start of the 2000 season.
  • Last year’s Sunday race was the first time in history than an Adelaide 500 Supercars race has ever had a 100% finishing rate, ie. all cars that started were classified as finishers.

 

MEET TODD // WHEN & WHERE AT THE SUPERLOOP ADELAIDE 500

SATURDAY 22ND FEBRUARY

  • 14:00-14:30 ACDT - Signing Session @ Nurburgring Tracks of the World (German Flag – L11)