Racing Australia Consolidated Enterprises Ltd (RACE)

RACE successfully acquires V8 Supercars to strengthen future motorsports growth

Henslow is pleased to have formed and been part of the Consortium that acquired V8 Supercars Holdings Pty Ltd (Supercars). Racing Australia Consolidated Enterprises Ltd (RACE) is a consortium of Australian private investors formed by Henslow and led by Melbourne entrepreneur Barclay Nettlefold.

Premier motorsport category in Australasia and one of Australia’s biggest sports

Supercars is one of the world’s most iconic sporting and entertainment franchises which is ingrained in Australian culture. With events featured in every state and territory of Australia, Supercars is one of Australia’s most recognised sporting events, with premier races such as the Bathurst 1000.

The Highlights

  • Consortium formed

    Led by Henslow

  • 100%

    Acquisition of V8 Supercars

  • Iconic events

    In every state & territory

Reinvigorating Supercars to create exciting future growth

RACE brings together an experienced board who are motivated to reset and re-energise Supercars. The new ownership group has operational experience and brings significant marketing influence to Supercars and is excited about aligning the major circuit racing categories in Australia. Henslow remains an active member of the Consortium and the board of RACE and looks forward to seeing RACE continue to consolidate Supercars as one of Australia’s premier sports.