Warburton's in the news saying that their contract is up this year, but they're looking to extend for three more, Racing Victoria's in the news saying the proceeds of the sale of Sundown will put lights at other horse racing venues... I won't be surprised to hear news that this year's the end...
The same news piece is suggesting that Phillip Island might be the only Vic venue, as Winton isn't supposedly up to the lofty standards that Supercars deserves.
EDIt: Sandown might have an unlikely white knight.
Chatting with a former board member of a club I worked at the other (who also has ties to Racing Victoria) he said that the sale will definitely go ahead and they are pushing for it sooner rather than later so horsepower of both the equine and mechanical kind will cease to be
Is it possible we will know before the running of this years event?
I will definitely go for nostalgic purposes if it's the last running
RIP LJ - loved and never forgotten.
"It was dry for the second go-around. Grice, nervous, worrying about his Bathurst jinx, ran 2:25.9. The amazing Brock, using every last centimetre of bitumen, yet keeping the car straight and balanced and at full noise, came back with a staggering 2:20.0 as if to say: "Match that". And people just shook their heads, bit their lips and wondered who would be second".