VASC: 2017 Preview – Erebus Motorsport

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DANDENONG, Victoria, Australia – Welcome back to Race Chaser Online’s 2017 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship season previews! We continue today with a look at Erebus Motorsport. Erebus Motorsport DRIVERS: No. 9 – David Reynolds, Penrite Motor Oil Holden Commodore VF No. 99 – Dale Wood, Team GB Holden Commodore VF 2016 TEAM POINTS FINISH: 11th 2016 HIGHEST RACE FINISH: A …

VASC: Triple Eight to The Fore In Qualifying

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PUKEKOHE, New Zealand — Jamie Whincup prevented his Red Bull Racing Australia Teammate Shane Van Gisbergen from grabbing a complete sweep of pole positions during Sunday’s qualifying sessions for the ITM Auckland Supersprint. Whincup grabbed pole right at the end of qualifying for Race 27, while Van Gisbergen, who will start on pole for Race 26, finished second after his …

VASC: Whincup Ends Pole Drought With Record Lap at Townsville

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia –Story By Race Chaser Online International Motorsport Correspondent Jack Cobourn — After not having gained a pole since the 2015 season finale, Jamie Whincup was back on top for Saturday’s race at the Castrol Edge Townsville 400 at the Townsville Street Circuit. Whincup set a time of 1:12.144, the fastest a V8 Supercar has gone around the …

VASC: Whincup and Van Gisbergen Duel in Townsville

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia — Story by Race Chaser Online International Motorsport Correspondent Jack Cobourn — Despite not having a great car in practice, Jamie Whincup came good on Saturday at the Castrol Edge Townsville 400, winning in powerful fashion from teammate Shane van Gisbergen. The duo fought throughout the entire race, and when a late-race caution came out, Whincup was …

V8SC: Consistency is Key; Slade Sweeps Winton in Dominant Performance

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BENALLA, Victoria, Australia — Report by Race Chaser Online International Motorsport Correspondent Jack Cobourn — Robert Cianflone/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Tim Slade rounded off a dream weekend at the Woodstock Winton SuperSprint, winning Sunday’s V8 Supercars Championship race at a brisk pace over defending series champion Mark Winterbottom. Having won Saturday’s race prior, giving him his first two career series …

V8SC: Mostert Smashes Winton Track Record; Nets Third Supercars Pole of 2016

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BENALLA, Victoria, Australia — Report by Race Chaser Online International Motorsport Correspondent Jack Cobourn — Robert Cianflone/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Chaz Mostert won the ARMOR ALL Pole Award for Sunday’s race at the Woodstock Winton SuperSprint, breaking the V8 Supercars Championship track record at Winton Motor Raceway with a stunning clip of 1:18.760 and scoring his third pole of the season. Mostert …

V8SC: Slade Shows Solid Form; Wins Second-Career Supercars Pole at Winton

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BENALLA, Victoria, Australia — Story by Race Chaser Online International Motorsport Correspondent Jack Cobourn — Robert Cianflone/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Tim Slade found some surprising speed at Winton Motor Raceway, grabbing the ARMOR ALL Pole Award for Saturday’s race at the Woodstock Winton SuperSprint. The pole was Slade’s second of his career, and he was enjoying it fully. “It’s been …

V8SC: Reynolds ‘Hungry’ for Success During Season-Opening Clipsal 500 Adelaide

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ADELAIDE, Australia — official series release by Kassie Gadeke — Robert Cianflone/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — David Reynolds is hoping for a much needed change of luck at the Clipsal 500 Adelaide. Lining up for Erebus for the first time this weekend, Reynolds is hopeful of a positive result — steering a Holden Commodore this time around. He and the team welcome Hungry Jack’s as …

V8SC: Green Machine; David Reynolds Dominates for Win in SKYCITY Triple Crown Darwin Finale

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DARWIN, Northern Territory, Australia — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — V8SC photo — Sunday was a stellar day to be David Reynolds. The Rod Nash Racing, Bottle-O-sponsored driver made it perfect from start-to-finish, rolling off from the pole and leading 38 of the race’s 70 laps to capture his first V8 Supercars Championship victory since Race …

V8SC: Bottle Blast; David Reynolds Banks ARMOR ALL Pole Award Ahead of Darwin Finale

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DARWIN, Northern Territory, Australia — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — V8SC photo — David Reynolds has proven that the speed of the Ford FG X Falcon will continue no matter where the V8 Supercars Championship (V8SC) goes in 2015. ‘Daffo’, as Reynolds is affectionately known, drove to a fast lap of 1:06.2526 seconds at the …

V8SC: X-Factor; Prodrive Debuts Third FG X for Reynolds, Looks for Rebound at Albert Park

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CAMPBELLFIELD, Victoria, Australia — official team release — Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Prodrive Racing (Australia) will debut its third Ford FG X Falcon at the 2015 Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix with The Bottle-O Racing Team’s David Reynolds stepping up into the latest model Falcon for this week’s event. After an unfortunate incident in the closing stages of …

V8SC: Upgrade; Reynolds to Switch to FG X Chassis for Australian Grand Prix

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CAMPBELLFIELD, Victoria — official series release — Robert Cianflone/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Chaz Mostert’s sizable crash at the Clipsal 500 has not set Prodrive Racing (Australia) back, with the team saying on Tuesday they plan to deliver David Reynolds an FG X for the upcoming Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix. With just eight days until the event, PRA team …