V8SC: 2016 Team Preview — Britek Motorsport

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ALBURY, New South Wales, Australia — Team Preview by Race Chaser Online International Motorsport Correspondent Jack Cobourn — Robert Cianflone/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Welcome back to Race Chaser Online’s Preview of the 2016 V8 Supercars Championship! We continue our run through the field with a look at the satellite operation for Brad Jones Racing, Britek Motorsport — the next-to-last finisher in …

V8SC: 2016 Season Preview — Super Black Racing

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WELLSFORD, New Zealand — Team Preview by Race Chaser Online V8 Supercars Correspondent Jack Cobourn — Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Welcome to RaceChaserOnline.com’s coverage of the 2016 International V8 Supercars Championship! With just over two weeks before the official start of the season in Adelaide, this is the first piece in a series of previews for each team (and all …

V8SC: Brock Squarely In His Sights; Lowndes Wins Sixth Bathurst 1000

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BATHURST, New South Wales, Australia — Report by Race Chaser Online V8 Supercars Correspondent James Pike — Daniel Kalisz/Getty Images AsiaPac Photo — Craig Lowndes and co-driver Steven Richards took a large step towards becoming two of the all-time greatest drivers at Mount Panorama by winning the 2015 Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 on Sunday. It was a popular-as-ever victory for the “People’s …

V8SC: Race Preview — Coates Hire Ipswich SuperSprint

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Welcome back to Race Chaser Online’s 2015 V8 Supercars race previews! Before each V8 Supercars race weekend, we take a look at the track the series will be visiting, and point out the drivers to keep an eye out for during the weekend. Keep checking Race Chaser Online over the course of the 2015 season for your V8 Supercars news …

V8SC: Three’s A Crowd; Mostert Leads Prodrive Sweep of Top Three Spots in Winton Qualifying

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WINTON, Victoria, Australia — official series release — V8SC photo — The Ford Falcon FG X has continued its domination at the NP300 Navara Winton SuperSprint, with Prodrive Racing Australia locking down the top three starting spots for this afternoon’s 200 km race. Chaz Mostert nabbed to the top spot – his fifth ARMOR ALL Pole Position for the 2015 …

V8SC: High Praise, High Results; Heimgartner Impresses for Super Black in Tasmania

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LAUNCESTON, Tasmania — official team release — Super Black Racing photo — Super Black Racing, the only New Zealand team in the V8 Supercar Championship (V8SC), proved on Sunday they can challenge the front-runners. 19-year-old Andre Heimgartner finished eighth for the team in the final race of the weekend after qualifying in seventh. “I’m am so stoked with the result. …

V8SC: Lowndes Hits 99 Wins and Whincup Takes The Points Lead In Tasmania

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PERTH, Tasmania, Australia — Story by Race Chaser Online V8 Supercars Correspondent James Pike – Robert Cianflone/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — For Red Bull Racing Australia, it was a weekend back to form at Symmons Plains Raceway in Tasmania. They swept all three races, with Craig Lowndes winning Races Four and Five on Saturday, and teammate Jamie Whincup claiming Sunday’s Race Six. …

V8SC: Red Bull Racing Australia Ready to Roll in Tasmania; Looking for Fourth Straight Race Win at Symmons Plains

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LAUNCESTON, Tasmania — official team release — Robert Cianflone/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Last year’s TyrePower Tasmania 400 was more of an emotional roller-coaster for Red Bull Racing Australia than a teenage girl being denied access to a One Direction concert. The inter-team friendly fire, Craig Lowndes’ exclusion from qualifying, his epic charge to finish that followed — and ultimately RBRA’s first …

V8SC: Ambrose Steps Down At DJR Team Penske

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STAPYLTON, Queensland, Australia — official team release – V8 Supercars photo — DJR Team Penske has announced that Marcos Ambrose has requested to be temporarily relieved as driver of the No. 17 DJR Team Penske Ford, beginning with the Tasmania race. Experienced driver Scott Pye will take over the driving duties for the No. 17 Ford Falcon FG X. “I appreciate the …