Sandown car racers to compete in US Supercars next year
Sandown, New Zealand — Sandown Raceway and Car Racing New Zealand (SRNZ) will host its second Supercars race in 2019, the team announced.
Racing New Zealand is the second team from the New Zealand-based team to participate in the upcoming Supercars season, and the second American team to enter the New England circuit.
Sandowacars.com was first to report the news.
The news was first confirmed by Team Sandown Racing in a Facebook post on March 8.
“Our new partnership with Team Sandowacar is a tremendous honor,” said Team Sandworth Racing CEO Peter Wilson.
“We are thrilled to have a new and loyal fan base and partner to support us as we continue to push our vision to the next level.”
The team has competed in the United States in the Supercar Championship and has won two championships in the sport.
The team is currently competing in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series and the IndyCar Series.
The team will be taking on the New Jersey Turnpike at Sandown Raceways on Friday, Sept. 19.
The race will be held at approximately 7:30 p.m.
The course is open to the public.