V8SC: 2015 Preview — Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport

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NUNAWADING, Victoria, Australia — Team Preview by Race Chaser Online V8 Supercars Correspondent James Pike — Robert Cianflone/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Welcome back to Race Chaser Online’s Preview of the 2015 V8 Supercars Championship! We continue our run through the field with the newly-re-expanded two-car team of Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport. Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport DRIVERS: #23 – Nick Percat, Repair Management …

V8SC: Holden To Continue Commodore Name Branding Into V8 Supercars Future

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PORT MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia — official release — Photo courtesy V8 Supercars — Direct customer feedback has driven Holden’s decision to retain the esteemed Commodore nameplate for the next-generation large car to be imported from GM’s global operations from 2018, Holden Executive Director of Sales Peter Keley announced today. “The next-generation large car we have selected from GM’s global portfolio …

V8SC: Shane van Gisbergen Dominates Rain-Soaked Eastern Creek for Sixth Career Win in Race 26

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EASTERN CREEK, New South Wales, Australia — Race report by Race Chaser Online V8 SuperCars Correspondent James Pike — V8 Supercars photo — Shane van Gisbergen survived the wet weather in New South Wales to win Race 26 of the V8 Supercars Championship on Saturday at Sydney Motorsports Park. The driver of the #97 V.I.P. Petfoods Holden Commodore was dominant in the first wet-weather race …

V8SC: Van Gisbergen Speeds Away from the Pack to Win Race One in Melbourne

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March 14, 2014 — race report by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — V8 Supercars photo — MELBOURNE, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA — Hello Team TEKNO. Or even more accurately, hello SvG. Shane van Gisbergen sailed to victory lane and the top step of the podium in Friday’s opening race of the V8 Supercars non-points Rolex/MSS Security V8 Supercars Challenge at Albert Park, streaking …

V8SC: Courtney Returns with a Vengeance; Wins Clipsal 500 Finale in Adelaide

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March 2, 2014 — race report by V8 Supercars correspondent James Pike — photo credit James Courtney — ADELAIDE, SOUTH AUSTRALIA — In a race that embodied the phrase “survival of the fittest”, James Courtney was the strongest driver of them all. Courtney triumphed on Sunday in the 250 km finale of the Clipsal 500, race 3 of the 2014 V8 …

V8SC: 2014 Preview – Tekno Autosports

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Welcome back to Race Chaser Online’s 2014 V8 Supercars Championship Preview! The final preview for Thursday is all about one of the top Kiwis in the V8 Supercars Championship. Tekno Autosports DRIVER: #97 – Shane van Gisbergen, V.I.P. Petfoods Holden Commodore VF 2013 TEAM POINTS FINISH: 4th 2013 HIGHLIGHT MOMENT: Shane’s win on Sunday and the overall victory at the Clipsal …

V8SC: 2014 Preview – Holden Racing Team

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Welcome back to Race Chaser Online’s 2014 V8 Supercars Championship Preview! Our second preview of the day looks at the factory outfit for Holden, the Holden Racing Team. Holden Racing Team DRIVERS: #2 – Garth Tander, SP Tools/ Mobil 1 Holden Commodore VF #22 – James Courtney, SP Tools/ Mobil 1 Holden Commodore VF 2013 TEAM POINTS FINISH: 5th 2013 …

V8SC: 2014 Preview – Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport

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Welcome back to Race Chaser Online’s 2014 V8 Supercars Championship Preview! We continue our run through the series with a look at Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport. Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport DRIVER: #23 – Russell Ingall, Repair Management Australia Holden Commodore VF 2013 TEAM POINTS FINISH: 10th 2013 HIGHLIGHT MOMENT: Scott Pye’s 6th-place finish at Bathurst   Old habits dying hard? That NEVER happens …