Garth Tander

Garth Tander heads V8 practice times

Defending V8 Supercar champion Garth Tander has clocked the fastest time in practice for this weekend's fourth round of the championship at Barbagallo Raceway.

Holden heavyweights set for Bathurst 1000 battle

Jamie Whincup and Paul Dumbrell celebrate after they combined to win the Sandown 500.

Mark Fogarty If the Sandown 500 was any guide, next month's Bathurst 1000 is going to be the battle of the Holden heavyweights.

Jamie Whincup earns back-to-back Sandown wins

Paul Dumbrell and Jamie Whincup celebrate.

Jamie Whincup and Paul Dumbrell have crushed all comers to the Sandown 500 in emphatic fashion.

Nissan extends supercar commitment

Pacesetter: Jamie Whincup’s Triple Eight Holden Commodore  was quickest in practice on Friday for the Sandown 500.

Mark Fogarty Nissan has confirmed an extension of its commitment to a factory backed team in V8 Supercars until the end of 2016.

Van Gisbergen reins in rain with two V8 Supercar victories at Sydney Motorsport Park

Slippery: Jamie Whincup, centre, leads Scott McLaughlin, right, and eventual winner Shane Van Gisbergen.

David McCowen Shane Van Gisbergen hosted a wet-weather clinic for rival V8 Supercars racers on Saturday with two victories in driving rain.

AFL

Craig Lowndes crashes out in Townsville

Streak over: Craig Lowndes.

Red Bull Racing driver Craig Lowndes has sensationally crashed out of race one of the Townsville V8 Supercars meet.

Motor sport

Jamie Whincup shines while Craig Lowndes crawls in Townsville

Time in the sun: Jamie Whincup shone in Townsville.

Ben McKay Jamie Whincup has again shone in the Townsville sun, earning two wins to kick-start his V8 Supercars championship defence.

Motor sport

V8 Supercars: Mark Winterbottom wins at Darwin Triple Crown

Mark Winterbottom.

Sam Hall Mark Winterbottom has tightened his grip on the V8 Supercars championship with a thrilling race win in Sunday’s 200km finale at the Darwin Triple Crown.

Motor Sport

Jamie Whincup returns to winner's circle at V8 Supercar event in Darwin

Back on the winners' list: Jame Whincup secured win in race one at Darwin.

Sam Hall Jamie Whincup gave his V8 Supercar title defence and tilt at a record sixth championship a major boost on Saturday with a breakthrough victory at Darwin’s Hidden Valley circuit.

Motorsport

Jason Bright wins opening V8s race in Auckland

Jason Bright

Holden veteran Jason Bright has taken out the opening race of this weekend's V8 Supercars round in Auckland after five-time champion Jamie Whincup's retirement with mechanical issues.

Motor Sport

Chaz Mostert bags first V8 win of 2014 in Perth

Ford's rising star Chaz Mostert has beaten two of V8 Supercars' best to claim his first victory of the season in what proved a battle of tyre strategy in Perth on Sunday.

Motorsport

V8 Supercars: Jamie Whincup stands out in a year of change

Jamie Whincup

Peter McKay Australian motor sport in 2013 will be remembered as the year when the premier category, V8 Supercars, took a reality pill and joined the 21st century.

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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.

Motor Sport

Kiwis again impress at V8s in Adelaide

A flying Kiwi was expected to turn heads at qualifying ahead of the V8 Supercars finale at the season opening Adelaide round on Sunday - but not Shane van Gisbergen.

Motor sport

Exhibition no more: V8s keen to race for points at Albert Park

On fire: Shane Van Gisbergen.

Sam Hall For years they have been considered a formidable undercard at Albert Park, but soon the V8 Supercars’ annual pilgrimage to the Australian Grand Prix could count for much more.

Motor Sport

Volvo's Scott McLaughlin in V8 Supercars boilover

Leader of the pack: Scott McLaughlin's Volvo.

Sam Hall Kiwi Scott McLaughlin springs massive upset during fourth and final V8 exhibition race at Australian GP.

Motor Sport

Age is no bar for this fun-loving V8 super boss

Garry Rogers is an irreverent larrikin and an unabashed show-off.

Mark Fogarty Garry Rogers may be one a senior citizen of V8 Supercars, but few in the sport are as youthful or as fun-loving.

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.

Motor sport

Winterbottom wins Bathurst 1000

Mark Winterbottom and Steve Richards.

Stephen Ottley Victory doesn't taste much sweeter than this.

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Whincup dodges chaos to regain lead

Mark Fogarty Defending V8 Supercars champion Jamie Whincup avoided the carnage and chaos in Saturday's opening race of the Phillip Island 360 to regain the title lead.

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