Looking ahead to Round 5 of the 2022 ARG SpeedSeries season with TCR Australia & Trans-Am this weekend at Queensland Raceway following a two month break

It’s been a bit over two months when we last had SpeedSeries at Eastern Creek with the TCR Australia, Trans-Am & S5000. Although the main S5000 portion may be done, but SpeedSeries is back at Queensland Raceway (Ipswich) this weekend for Round 5 of 7 in the 2022 season. There’s plenty of exciting headlines to …

2022 Bathurst 6 Hour: The front row BMW overall lead battle tops the charts where Tom Sargent & Cameron Hill overcame a post-qualifying infringement from the very back in 63rd to conquer Mount Panorama

This year’s Bathurst 6 Hour at Mount Panorama Circuit was extraordinary to watch, even though the start time was pushed back by half an hour to 11.45 AM AEST due to the fog, where 63 cars fought for every track position across multiple categories. The No.40 BMW M4 trio of Karl Begg/David Russell/Aaron Norris launched …

Thoughts on Foxtel & Kayo officially renewed the Formula 1 TV rights in Australia, with the free to air component still up for grabs

Also today, Foxtel/Kayo has officially renewed the Formula One broadcast rights for another few years here in Australia. They will continue to air every practice, qualifying, and race exclusively live alongside the additional live in-camera views. Although, they will also continue to share the annual Australian Grand Prix coverage with a free-to-air broadcaster as protected …

Thoughts on when the ARG SpeedSeries highlights from Phillip Island was supposed to be on air this AM on 9Gem

I’ve tried to tune in to 9Gem this morning & watch a bit of the two-hour Round 2 ARG SpeedSeries highlights package from Phillip Island. However, I saw normal repeated programming instead, such as a quiz show named Pointless and a classic TV drama. I don’t know what happened as to why Nine chose to …

2022 ARG SpeedSeries Round 2 weekend review with the TCR Australia, Trans-Am & S5000 from Phillip Island

If the Australian Superbikes weekend at Queensland Raceway wasn’t enough to keep you excited, why not look back at four-wheel action over in Phillip Island for the ARG SpeedSeries. We’ll start with the S5000 Open-Wheelers when James Golding enjoyed a fantastic Friday and Saturday run on-track. Not only was Golding 1st in all two practice …

Looking back at the 2022 IndyCar season-opener highlights race on 9Go, with Scott McLaughlin as the race winner for Team Penske

I just had the chance to watch a bit of the IndyCar highlights today on 9Go, where I took a few shots of Sunday’s season-opener round (Monday morning here) that was held from a street circuit in St Petersburg, Florida. Hats off through a fantastic drive from Kiwi & 3 x Supercars Champion Scott McLaughlin, …

Thoughts on NASCAR on TV right now in Australia as the competition between paid streaming services heat up

In addition to IndyCar being aired on Free TV in Australia, NASCAR was also aired for free nearly a decade ago on Network 10’s former digital channel, One, when Australian Marcos Ambrose was around at the time. But Fox Sports/Kayo only show highlights nowadays via subscription, while the only way to watch live and on-demand …

IndyCar returns on free-to-air in Australia for the first time in 15 years, but only through one-hour highlights on 9Go

It’s been a long time coming since an American motorsports series such as IndyCar were last shown on Free to Air in Australia in 2008 on the Seven Network, after these open-wheelers no longer race on the streets of Surfers Paradise in Gold Coast, Queensland. There was also every race in Champ Car/IndyCar back then …

Thoughts on Stan Sport who just expanded their motorsports content into two-wheel racing

It looks like Stan Sport is increasing their motorsports content when they’re now into the two-wheel world of motorcycle racing, in addition to a catalogue of four-wheel offerings through IndyCar, ARG SpeedSeries, Formula E, World Rally Championship and World Endurance Championship. They will be streaming every race live, ad-free and on-demand of the Australian Superbike …

Thoughts on Stan Sport and Nine Network acquiring more motorsport on Australian Racing Group’s SpeedSeries

Huge progress from Stan Sport and the Nine Network today with their Motorsports content, not only they added Formula E last week in addition to IndyCar, World Rally Championship & World Endurance Championship but they also just secured the Australian Racing Group’s SpeedSeries competition. But it won’t be the same though unlike previous TV deals …