McLaughlin Holds Off Red Bull Holden to Win Sunday Gold Coast Race

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SURFERS PARADISE, Queensland — Scott McLaughlin might have run out of fuel on his celebration lap and had to push it in, but the Shell V-Power Racing driver gave it his all and held on to win Sunday’s race at the Gold Coast 600 from the might of the Red Bull Holden Racing Team of Jamie Whincup and Shane Van …

Youlden Wins First Race to the Grid After Final Lap Crash Brings Out Red Flag

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MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia — Luke Youlden won an action-packed Race for the Grid on Saturday afternoon at Sandown. Youlden led from start to finish, but the win was slightly overshadowed by a massive crash on the last lap that saw two cars destroyed but no drivers injured. “I found myself in a really good team, really good car, and fingers …

VASC: Triple Eight’s Bathurst Appeal Dismissed

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SOUTHPORT, Australia — The CAMS appointed Supercars National Court of Appeal has dismissed the Appeal submitted by Triple Eight Race Engineering (Australia) Pty Ltd in relation to the time penalty imposed by the Stewards in the 2016 Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000. The Appeal Hearing was heard at the County Court of Victoria this evening, relating to the severity of the …

V8SC: Whincup and Dumbrell Claim Gold Coast Finale, Pirtek Enduro Cup Title

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GOLD COAST, Queensland, Australia — official release — Chris Hyde/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Red Bull Racing’s Jamie Whincup has taken a big step towards claiming a record sixth V8 Supercars Championship by winning Race 32 at the Castrol EDGE Gold Coast 600 this afternoon. The triumph was Whincup’s 86th career V8 Supercars Championship race victory and the perennial champion’s win …

V8SC: Flawless Performance; Whincup and Dumbrell Claim Second Straight Sandown 500 Win

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MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia — Recap by Race Chaser Online V8 Supercars Correspondent James Pike — V8SC photo — With a big helping hand from co-driver Paul Dumbrell, Jamie Whincup drove to victory in dominating fashion at the Wilson Security Sandown 500 on Sunday. The #1 Red Bull Racing Australia Holden Commodore led the entirety of the 500-kilometers run, only relinquishing …

V8SC: Red Bull Domination; Whincup, Dumbrell Secure ARMOR ALL Pole for Sandown 500

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MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia — official release — V8SC photo — Jamie Whincup led from start to finish in the final phase of qualifying at the Wilson Security Sandown 500, clinching the ARMOR ALL Pole Position for he and Paul Dumbrell for tomorrow. Whincup was on the pace from the word go, setting fastest laps – but he couldn’t quite shake Shane …

V8SC: Mission Accomplished; Dumbrell Wins Co-Drivers’ Qualifying Race at Sandown

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MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia — official release — V8SC photo — Paul Dumbrell has held up his end of the bargain — by bringing the #1 Red Bull Commodore home first in the co-drivers ‘qualifying’ race at the Wilson Security Sandown 500. Now, defending and five-time Champion Jamie Whincup has to do the same to lock up the ARMOR ALL Pole Position …

V8SC PRACTICE: Whincup and Dumbrell Pace Sandown Time Sheets

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MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia — official release — V8SC photo — Wilson Security Sandown 500 favourites Jamie Whincup and Paul Dumbrell have gone about their business by climbing to the top of the practice charts on the opening day of the Pirtek Enduro Cup. Whincup posted the fastest practice lap of the day in his only on-track session while Dumbrell logged the …