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Supercars confirms date for 2025 ITM Taupō Super400

Supercars is delighted to announce that the dates for the 2025 ITM Taupō Super400 have been confirmed as 11-13 April.

Following the resounding success of the first event in 2024, which drew 67,411 passionate spectators, the 2025 date coincides with the start of the New Zealand school holidays.

The 2024 ITM Taupō Super400 marked a triumphant return to racing in New Zealand, with tens of thousands of fans gathering to witness an unforgettable weekend of high-octane action, kicking off with the first ever Track to Town race, featuring 24 Repco Supercars Championship Supercars from Taupō International Motorsport Park to Taupō’s Lakefront Reserve, Tapuaeharuru.

Supercars CEO Shane Howard said the success of the inaugural Taupō event paved the way for an even bigger and more exciting event in 2025.

“The 2024 ITM Taupo Super400 was a watershed moment for Supercars and motorsport in New Zealand. “The energy and passion of the fans was incredible and we are determined to deliver an even better experience in 2025.

“We urge all fans to sign up to the ticket waiting list as soon as possible to make sure you don’t miss out on another great event.”

Minister for Economic Development Melissa Lee said it was great to have the event back in Taupō for the second year in a row.

“This year’s ITM Taupō Super400 was a great success, providing economic benefits to Taupō and the surrounding area.

“This is the power of big events and we look forward to seeing a bigger and better ITM Taupō Super400 return to New Zealand in 2025.”

Looking forward to the 2025 ITM Super400, Taupō Regional Council Mayor David Trewavas said: “Following the success of last year’s sold-out event, we can’t wait to welcome the Supercars team back to the 2025 ITM Super400!”

“We look forward to once again welcoming visitors and racing enthusiasts from around the world, whilst showcasing the vibrancy of the Taupō Region and our renowned hospitality.

“Let’s prepare for an unforgettable experience and make the 2025 ITM Super400 the best event yet!”

Taupō International Motorsport Park owner Tony Quinn said: “The Supercars team did a fantastic job in 2024 and we are planning with them to raise the bar even higher in 2025.

“They can trust our team in New Zealand to do their part and we look forward to welcoming fans new and old back for an unforgettable weekend in April 2025.”

Due to the overwhelming interest in the first event, tickets for the 2025 ITM Taupō Super400 are expected to sell out quickly.

Fans are encouraged to join the ticket waiting list on Supercars.com to secure grandstand, general admission and corporate hospitality tickets.