ALL THINGS SUPERCARS AND AUTOMOTIVE
The Garage combines an online hub, running 365 days a year, offering fresh content, competitions, build projects and behind the scenes access to the Repco Supercars Championship, while at the track it is the destination to meet up. Offering a perspective from pit side as well as hands on demos and builds - all while soaking up the vibe of race day with a bit of motoring history thrown inBrowse all stories
Beach Hop 21 - Top 5
Over 1200 cars entered, all with thir own story and flavour of sytle. But, only 1 car can win the the title and top spot. This year the winner was the beautiful blue VAGUE 56 Cadillac.
Beach Hop 21 - Overview
Beach Hop is a 5 day festival celebrating the 50s and 60s, with over 1200 cars attending the event down in whangamata for the week along with thousands of families and automotive enthusiasts.
Beach Hop 21 - Des' 59 Impala
Des, shows off his 59 Impala that he's owned for 13 years. Des retired from Repco just 2 weeks prior to Repco Beach Hop 21 - With 57 years of service and enjoyment with the business, he still gets to share that automotive passion with the beach hop event ongoing.
Some Background of the Bend - Aaron Noonan - The Garage
The Bend Motorsport Park became Australia’s first new permanent racetrack in nearly 20 years when it opened in 2018 and remains the freshest facility on the Repco Supercars Championship calendar.
Modern Supercar cockpit - Mark Larkham - The Garage
Mark Larkham explains the safety, controls, layout and positioning of the drivers cabin in David Reynolds Penrite racing mustang Supercar. From sway bar and brake bias adjustment, to driver positioning and weight balance.
DJR Pit Gantry Explained - The Garage
Richard from Shell V-Power Racing talks us through the track walk that the teams complete on the Friday before the race weekend.
At Symmons Plains they’re looking at mainly the hair pin at turn 4 and the final corner, turn 6, as well as looking at tyre temperature and degradation that the track can produce.
Driver Talk - Symmons Plains
We speak with a few drivers about what makes Symmons Plains so special to them. Will, Anton, Andre and David share their experience of this track and will even gives us some family history found down in Tasmania.
Supercars Steering Wheel - Inside Scoop With Will Davison DJR
Will Davison from DJR Shell V-Power Racing gives us the in-depth review of the steering wheel that both Will and Anton use in their Ford Mustang Supercar for the 2021 Repco Supercars Championship.
Showing everything from construction, headlight flash, drink, wipers, pit speed limiter, safety car mode and even a line locker for rapid launches at the start of the race.