This week in motor sport: 10-13 October

Thursday 10 October, 2019
Need your fill of motor sport action but don’t know where to get it? take a look at some events on the agenda this week, from state and national level through to grassroots motor sport.

Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000

When: 10-13 October
Where: Bathurst
One of the biggest weekends on the motor sport calendar is nearly here, with the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship heading to the iconic Mount Panorama for the first of its endurance rounds.

On top of the regular 24 cars on the grid, two wild card cars will feature as part of the great race, which is expected to attract more than 200,000 spectators to the famous event.

On top of the main race, the five entertaining support categories and a number of off track activations part of the event. With the action starting from 9am each day and tickets are available from $41, fans are encouraged to pre-purchase tickets to avoid disappointment. 

Markwell Demolition 162 Challenge

When: 13 October
Where: Milchester Motorsports Complex
The third and final round of the CAMS Queensland Off Road Championship returns to Charters Towers for the season finale as 10 of the best crews in Queensland battle it out.
Also hosting the North Queensland Off Road Super Series, the pressure will be on for the crews will who undergo eight laps and cover up to 400 competitive kilometres under a specific time limit – their penalty of not reaching the designated time will be a heat DNF.
Round two winner David Skinner comes into the event as the man to beat after dominating the previous round, while Jan Wisse will want to redeem himself after a disappointing DNF last time out.
The action will get underway from 10am on Saturday on before wrapping on Sunday.

Alfa Club 12 Hour Relay

When: 12-13 October
Where: Winton Motor Raceway
Considered the Bathurst of club-level motor sport, 40 teams are entered into the endurance race which will test both the skill and focus across two long days.
The event is a regularity trial with the teams’ objectives being to get as close as possible to a certain amount of chosen laps, with their overall score to be determined by a number of completed and bonus laps.
Starting at midday on Saturday, the crews will cut laps of the Winton circuit for five hours before retuning on Sunday at 8.30am to complete a further seven hours.

Click here for more information on the Alfa Club 12 Hour Relay

Other events around Australia

Infinite Time Attack
When: 10 October
Where: Barbagallo Raceway

MSCA Super Sprint & Regularity
When: 12 October
Where: Sandown International Raceway

Maffra And District Car Club Multi Club Hillclimb
When: 12 October
Where: Newry Road

BMW Drivers Club NSW Motorkhana Round 5
When: 12 October
Where: Sydney Motorsport Park

Festival of Dirt Motorkhana
When: 12 October
Where: Millchester Motor Sports Facility Charter Towers

Drift School & Death Clique Driftkhana
When: 12-13 October
Where: Winton Skidpan

2019 All Hours Towing Drift Demonstration Series Finale
When: 13 October
Where: Reid Park

SDMA Club Hillclimb
When: 13 October
Where: Fairbairn Park Hillclimb Circuit

Markwell Demolition 162 Challenge
When: 13 October
Where: Milchester Motorsports Complex

MMC Haunted Hills Come & Try Day Hillclimb
When: 13 October
Where: Bryant Park

Impreza WRX Club Motorkhana Championship Rd 7
When: 13 October
Where: Sydney Motorsport Park Wet Skidpan

Benaraby Motorsports Complex Round 4 Motorkhana Series/Khanacross
When: 12-13 October
Where: Benaraby Motorsports Complex

Broadford Sprint
When: 13 October
Where: Broadford Motorcycle Complex

Westmere Khanacross
When: 13 October
Where: Westmere Rec Reserve