Oh great. Another article about women in motorsport being written by a guy. Here we go! Hear me out here. There’s something fundamentally wrong with the W Series and there needs to be a change.
Quick flash back to the mid 90s and this guy is standing in the hot sun of the Burswood Casino waiting for the Bandag Bullet to fire up and put on a burnout show like no other. Soon enough, the engine roars into life and a loud “WHOMP. WHOMP. WHOMP. WHOMP.” can be heard and felt through my body.
Every few weeks during the year, the Supercars circus rolls into a city and puts on an event showcasing the pinnacle of Australian motorsport to large crowds. Along with this they bring the supporting cast of Stadium Super Trucks, Super2, Super3 and others to keep interest up in between races.