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Jamie Whincup challenges Winterbottom for V8 Supercars crown

Mark Fogarty, Ipswich Jamie Whincup is never more dangerous than when he’s down, as Mark Winterbottom is finding as his attempt to steal Whincup’s V8 Supercars crown continues to slip away.

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Lee Holdsworth gives Mercedes-Benz first V8 Supercars victory

Foiled: Lee Holdsworth takes the lead from Fabian Coulthard near the end of the second race of the Winton 400.

Mark Fogarty Just a few days after repelling a home invasion, Lee Holdsworth forced his way into V8 Supercars history by scoring Mercedes-Benz’s first victory with an audacious drive in the second race of...

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Mark Winterbottom wins final Winton V8 race

Mark Winterbottom scores his first V8 Supercars win since last year's Bathurst 1000.

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Craig Lowndes extends championship lead

In charge: Craig Lowndes powers ahead during race 10 at the ITM 500.

Mark Fogarty Jamie Whincup’s difficult start to his V8 Supercars title defence continued in the opening race of the Auckland 500 on Friday as his veteran teammate Craig Lowndes extended his early championship...

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Holden and Ford still on top despite rule changes

Fabian Coulthard drives the Lockwood Racing Holden during practice at Barbagallo Raceway in Perth on Friday.

Mark Fogarty If the first major change to the V8 Supercars technical rules since last year's switch to all-new cars has had any effect, it wasn't apparent in practice for the Perth 400 at Barbagallo Raceway.

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Dogfight tipped for new V8 Supercars season

Teammates: Craig Lowndes (left) and Jamie Whincup.

Mark Fogarty Hot favourites Jamie Whincup and Craig Lowndes expecting outsiders to surprise.

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Wakefield 300 race entrant Shane Tanner to apply tricks of his trade

Lee Gaskin During the week, Shane Tanner preaches safe driving and staying within the speed limits.

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Penalty puts skids under runaway Jamie Whincup

Jamie Whincup

Mark Fogarty Just when it looked like V8 Supercars champion Jamie Whincup was going to run away with the Adelaide 500, the dream start to his title defence turned into a nightmare after he figured in one of the...

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James Courtney wins Adelaide 500 feature as Jamie Whincup makes bad start to title defence

James Courtney driver of the #22 Holden Racing Team Holden celebrates after winning race three.

Mark Fogarty As Jamie Whincup looked to have it in the bag, the dream start to his title defence turned into a nightmare.

Bathurst 1000: The form guide to the great race

Craig Lowndes

Stephen Ottley IT'S the other race that stops a nation. The Bathurst 1000 is V8 Supercars' showcase, the ultimate test of man and machine.

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Whincup tips Lowndes for the great race

Jamie Whincup

Mark Fogarty, Bathurst All leading contenders to decide first five rows of starting grid for Bathurst 1000.

Drive for perfection

Bathurst 1000

Mark Fogarty, Bathurst V8 Supercars champion Jamie Whincup disappointed after narrowly missing out on pole position.

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Carnage on the Coast

Ricky Taylor

Mark Fogarty, Surfers Paradise Carnage and chaos is all in a day's V8 Supercars racing in the Gold Coast 600.

Bright start and a 'fairytale' ending stun favourites at test

Bright

Mark Fogarty JASON BRIGHT was among the few who weren't astonished that he set the pace in the V8 Supercars pre-season test at Sydney Motorsport Park on a day of surprises and disappointments.

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Bright to start at Le Mans

Jason Bright.

Michael Lynch Leading V8 Supercar driver signs on to drive a Ferrari in the classic French motor race.

Raikkonen runs with Bulls

Peter McKay dinkus

Peter McKay Not even a degustation menu of Melbourne's wild and occasionally obnoxious weather threatened to wash away the atmosphere enveloping the start of another hard-to-forecast formula one season.

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Double V8 joy for Coulthard

Fabian Coulthard

Robert Grant Fabian Coulthard breaks through for his second win of the weekend on Sunday.

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Coulthard on top, Pye in the sky

Fabian Coulthard

A spectacular 160km/h head-on crash almost brought an end to the final race of the V8 Supercars round at Symmons Plains, before Fabian Coulthard broke through for his second win of the weekend on...

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V8 drivers search for staying power

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Duncan Johnstone, Auckland Triple Eight Race Engineering boss Roland Dane sees his team's dominance of the V8 Supercars eroding fast, even though his drivers lie first and second.

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Whincup survives scare to end drought

Breakthrough: Jamie Whincup at the Auckland 400.

Mark Fogarty Jamie Whincup finally converts consistency into victory amid history and controversy.