Andretti United has today announced that Mobil 1™ and MEGA will combine as the
Team’s co-naming rights partners for the 2019 Virgin Australia Supercars
Championship, creating Mobil 1 MEGA Racing.

Mobil 1 will enter into its 26th consecutive
year as a partner of the Team, while MEGA join the Walkinshaw Andretti United
family for the first time.

Australian owned and operated, MEGA Limited
is a solutions-focused distributor of fuel products in Australia, providing
on-site refuelling, bulk diesel supply, and logistical solutions for industry
operations across the country.

MEGA will take a major branding point on the
side of both Scott Pye and James Courtney’s Holden ZB Commodores, as the team
welcomes an all new white, black, purple, blue and gold PPG paint colour
scheme, representative of the two major partners.

The Mobil 1 relationship with the Team stems
back to 1994, when they joined the then Holden Racing Team and drivers Peter
Brock and Tomas Mezera.

Since then, Mobil 1, the world’s leading
synthetic motor oil, and the team have shared many successes together,
including nine Bathurst wins, eight driver championships and seven team

They retain their iconic position on the
bonnet of both cars.

In news that will excite many, the HSV logo
will appear on a Walkinshaw Andretti United car for the first time, as the
relationship between the two continues.

Walkinshaw Andretti United also welcome back
partners Visa Global Logistics, SP Tools, Morris Finance, Biante, Scania PPG,
Amadio Wines, BMC Air Filters, Kleentek and Eagle SMF who will all continue
their integral roles within the team for the upcoming season.

In further exciting news, the Team welcomes
on board its new partners in National Group, Thetford, High Sierra, OMP,
Raceline, ORAFOL and King Springs, who have joined for the 2019 season.

Adding to this,,
the Team’s revamped new website is also live.

The current livery will be consistent across
both cars, as Scott Pye continues with #2, while James Courtney returns to #22,
synonymous with the Team after switching to #25 for season 2018 in celebration
of the 25-year anniversary of the Mobil 1 partnership.

Both Mobil 1 MEGA Racing Commodores will hit
the track for the first time at the Supercars pre-season test day at Phillip
Island on Thursday February 14.


“Today is an extremely exciting day for
Walkinshaw Andretti United, as we are delighted to announce Mobil 1 and MEGA as
co-naming rights partners, and accordingly release our new team entry and
livery presentation.

“MEGA is a booming business who assist
Australian industry with a diverse range of cost-effective bulk fuel solutions.
With great offering, a passionate executive team and a genuine thirst for
competition we are excited in our alignment and welcome them to the team! After
agreeing to terms late last year, we’ve been really looking forward to sharing
this exciting news with our legion of fans.

“Significantly, having the world leading
lubricant Mobil 1 continue as an integral partner to our team, is a real
testament to the strength and trust in our enduring relationship. We have
enjoyed great success together, and I have no doubt that we will continue to
share racing success in the future.

“Importantly, having great synergy between
two likeminded companies in Mobil and MEGA is refreshing for all parties

“It’s also real pleasure to have HSV, Visa
Global Logistics, SP Tools, Morris Finance, Biante, Scania PPG, Amadio Wines,
BMC Air Filters, Kleentek and Eagle SMF back with of the team, and to welcome
new partners in National Group, Thetford, High Sierra, and an important
technical partnership with King Springs. All of these partners play an
essential role in this team, and we couldn’t do it without them.

“It’s an exciting time to be a fan of Mobil
1 MEGA Racing, we are all eagerly awaiting the first race in Adelaide now.”


“It’s fantastic that Mobil 1 and MEGA have
combined with us to create Mobil 1 MEGA Racing.

“The car and our new colours look fantastic,
it’s a credit to everyone involved in getting them to this point, and I’m
positive it will be a standout on track.

“To have the continued support of our
existing partner group as well as welcoming on a group of new partners
reaffirms the direction and journey we are on as a team. It’s tremendous to
have all of their support for what is sure to be a big season.

“The new website is live, and our
merchandise range will be available for purchase in the coming days, which
looks incredible and is something that the public will love. Everything is
falling into place and we can’t wait to hit the track and get the season
underway. Adelaide can’t come quick enough.”


“Motorsport is a key area of our marketing
strategy and is entrenched in the DNA of our organisation. It is a pleasure to
align ourselves with Walkinshaw Andretti United, and a group of likeminded

“There’s real momentum with this team and
where they are headed, we look forward to the 2019 Supercar season and the
years to follow.

“MEGA prides itself on its customer service
and transparency, we assist Australian businesses with diverse, cost effective
bulk fuel solutions, supported by an experienced and professional team.

“We at MEGA are really excited about what’s
to come.”


“Mobil, in conjunction with our authorised
lubricant distributors across ANZ is delighted to continue as technology
partner with Walkinshaw Andretti United in 2019, our 26th year with the
Walkinshaw family.

“Motor Racing is in our DNA and we value
this successful relationship that extends back to before the birth of V8
Supercars and look forward to the continuing resurgence of the Team.

“The relationship remains a benchmark in
Mobil’s existing portfolio of global motorsports and lifestyle sports.”