BIG CHANGES TO CLIPSAL 500 FORMAT!

PRESS RELEASE: After 15 years and with more than 3.5 million fans passing through the gate, race organisers of the Clipsal 500 Adelaide have announced the single biggest change in the race’s history, in conjunction with another massive concert line-up featuring Grammy Award winning artist, Keith Urban. The concept of a 500 kilometre race remains as the core of the event; however, Saturday’s fixture of racing will be conducted as two 125 kilometre races. The exciting new format also includes a totally new evening race schedule with the first of the 39 lap V8 Supercars events currently scheduled to start at 3.30pm and finish just before 5pm. The second V8 Supercar race for Saturday is scheduled to start at 6.30pm [...]