There’s a big weekend of Supercars racing ahead and here’s your guide on how to catch all the action from Newcastle…

Story: Andrew Frood
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THE 2017 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship will crown its new Champion this weekend at the Coates Hire Newcastle 500.

We’ve put together this television guide to help you catch all of the action as it unfolds.

It’ll pay to knock-over your weekend chores early on both Saturday and Sunday as Network Ten and WIN TV’s free-to-air coverage begins at 12 noon EDST each day.

Ten will feature a full six-hour telecast on Saturday and then again on Sunday taking in qualifying each day as well as Race 25 (Saturday) and 26 (Sunday) live.

Check your local TV guides to make sure you don’t miss out on the action

FOX Sports channel 506 begins its live coverage from Newcastle on Friday at 11:15am EDST continuing through to 4:00pm EDST.

Live coverage on FOX Sports continues at 8:10am EDST on Saturday and 8:10am EDST on Sunday and runs for the full day with full coverage of all Supercar sessions and support races.

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