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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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V8 series open as Whincup's weekend stalls

Jamie Whincup

Michael Lynch Defending V8 champion fails to finish two of three races and picks up only 44 points.

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Rookie's overseas hopes turn to ashes

Chris Wilson He dreamed of being the next Mark Webber, now Mathew Hart's motor racing career is washed up at 18.

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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.

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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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Tander confident of enduro encore

Robert Grant Holden's Garth Tander has sent out a confident challenge to his rivals as he aims for back-to-back V8 Supercar enduros at this weekend's Sandown 500.

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Lowndes has lovin' feeling

Craig Lowndes/Warren Luff Commodore at yesterday's Sandown 500.

Mark Fogarty Bathurst beckons and Craig Lowndes is ready to answer the call of the mountain, as he is at this time every year.