THE best action from the inaugural Newcastle 500 was trackside, where hordes of fans watched their favourite drivers fight it our for the top spot.
Fairfax journalists were roaming the Coates Hire Newcastle 500 precinct all weekend in 2017, capturing the moments which mattered. These 100 photographs give a look inside the Supercars precinct and a snapshot of the atmosphere trackside.
The best of the Newcastle Supercars 2017 from the archives:
The Newcastle 500 is back this year to crown the next Virgin Australia Supercars champion.
The race is set on the streets of Newcastle over three days from Friday, November 23, to Sunday, November 25.
Get a full rundown of race times, tickets, getting there and everything you need to know about the V8s here.
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