WALKINSHAW ANDRETTI UNITED
In October 2017, United Autosports announced their partnership with two of the biggest names in motorsport – Walkinshaw Racing and Andretti Autosport, creating Walkinshaw Andretti United.
The three successful motorsport companies have a wealth of experience in different racing series with United Autosports prominent in GT and prototype sports car racing, Walkinshaw Racing specialising in Australian V8 Supercars and Andretti Autosport racing Indy Cars. Each company will benefit from not only technical expertise but also the shared commercial prowess each company possesses.
Walkinshaw Racing is an Australian motor racing team based near Melbourne and currently fields two Holden Commodores in the Supercar Championship. The team was formed in 1990 as the Holden Racing Team and is one of the most successful Supercar Championship teams in the history of the category, having won the drivers’ championship eight times and the series’ main race, the Bathurst 1000 nine times.
Andretti Autosport is an American motorsport team that competes in the IndyCar Series, Indy Lights, FIA Formula E Championship and the Global Rallycross Championship. It is owned by former CART series champion Michael Andretti. Andretti Autosport are hugely successful, having won the Indianapolis 500 five times, most recently this year, and the IndyCar Series four times.