Foxtel is full-throttle into its 2018 coverage of the V8 supercars season on internet fed platforms with Foxtel Now
and Foxtel go. All of the live footage for the V8 Supercars Champion races can be viewed without ads or breaks on FOX SPORTS 5. This year’s excitement continues through-out Australia to include unique camera angles, spectacular graphics and greater access to the drivers and their teams.
According to Foxtel: “The chequered flag is up and another season begins. Australia’s pre-eminent motoring series, the V8 Supercars, is available to Foxtel subscribers. Every race weekend, thousands of Australians look forward to the chance to witness the might of the V8 Supercars races and now fans will be able to enjoy the action on the mobile move with Foxtel Go, or via the convenience of watching online with Foxtel Now
In 2018, Fox Sports will be offering live coverage of the V8 Supercars domestic series on all of the Foxtel platforms. Fox Sports will also offer the Supercars championship races LIVE in HD, with many of the key sessions Ad-Free. Every support event, practice, qualifying session and championship race will be shown live, with expert commentary included in this coverage, right up the final championship event in late November. Each weekend will make for must see live TV, including the Bathurst 1000, the most prestigious motorsport event in Australia.
2018 Winton Supercars Preview
Next up is a trip to Victoria for the 28th edition of the Perth Supersprint, to be hosted at the Winton Motor Raceway. There will be two races in total, the first (R13) will be of the 120 km variety and the second (R14) will be 200 km in distance. The event is to be staged over three days, from May 18 until May 20. Scott McLaughlin is the current points leader off his great showing in Perth, but Shane van Gisbergen and David Reynolds are well within striking distance. With a new season starting and every driver and team eager to get behind the wheel, the entire weekend and every session will be must see TV.
V8 Supercars Free to Air vs Fox Sports
Friday 18 May: 8.25am – 3.20pm (Fox Sports 5)
Saturday 19 May: 9.25am – 5.00pm (Fox Sports 5)
Sunday 20 May: 8.45am – 4.15pm (Fox Sports 5)
With its long tradition, the Winton Supersprint is more than just a race, it offers the best of Australian and New Zealand motorsport across a three-day festival of events that celebrate the V8 Supercars Championship. This year, coverage of the 2018 Winton Supersprint begins on Friday, May 18, with every key session show LIVE right through to the last lap on Sunday, the 20th of May.
Winton Supersprint Live TV Times
Practice 1 – Friday at 12.00pm (Fox Sports 5)
Practice 2 – Friday at 2.35 pm (Fox Sports 5)
Practice 3 – Saturday at 10.30 am (Fox Sports 5)
Qualify R13– Saturday at 12.40 pm (Fox Sports 5)
Race 13 – Saturday at 3.50 pm (Fox Sports 5)
Qualify R14– Sunday at 10.25 am (Fox Sports 5)
Supports – Sunday 11.00am – 1.00pm (Fox Sports 5)
Race 14– Sunday at 1.45pm (Fox Sports 5)
Shown as Sydney time, adjust for regional differences. The V8 Supercars free to air live broadcasts include only seven events with limited coverage in 2018, the Adelaide 500, Australian GP Supercars, Townsville 400, Sandown 500, Bathurst 1000, Gold Coast 600 and Newcastle 500.
Live V8 Supercars Streaming
While you won’t find the Winton Supersprint on free to air television in Australia, with the 2 weeks Foxtel Now free trial motor sport fans can watch V8 Supercars online* with a range of compatible internet connected devices, as well as streaming V8 Supercars Live to eligible mobile devices through the Foxtel Go app. This includes every support session, qualifier and featured Supercars’ race. Best of all, the Foxtel Now 2-weeks free trial has no lock-in contract or device set-up fees!