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Craig Lowndes crashes out in Townsville

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

Coulthard races to Winton V8s victory

BENALLA, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 05:  Fabian Coulthard driver of the #14 Lockwood Racing Holden celebrates after taking pole for race eight of the Winton 400, which is round three of the V8 Super Championship Series at Winton Motor Raceway on April 5, 2014 in Benalla, Australia.  (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)

Fabian Coulthard has led from start to finish to win the first race of the V8 Supercars round at Winton in Victoria on Saturday.

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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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Scott McLaughlin grabs second V8s pole in Auckland

Kiwi sensation Scott McLaughlin has grabbed his second pole position in front of his home crowd for the final V8 Supercars race of the weekend.

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Mark Winterbottom snatches second V8s win, disappointing Scott McLaughlin

Ford's Mark Winterbottom has denied Kiwi youngster Scott McLaughlin a fairytale finish to his home round in Auckland with victory in the weekend's fourth and final V8 Supercars race.


Kiwi gun joins GRM as Premat says au revoir

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Peter McKay Both European drivers who raced in last year's V8 Supercars Championship will be missing from the grid this season, now Frenchman Alexandre Premat no longer has a gig with Garry Rogers Motorsport.

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New V8 Supercars team Volvo confident of proving critics wrong at Albert Park

Sam Hall Volvo team boss Garry Rogers is out to prove his squad's impressive debut in V8 Supercars was no fluke when racing resumes at the formula one grand prix in Melbourne on Friday.

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Crash leaves Johnson green

Chas Mostert

Mark Fogarty If V8 legend Dick Johnson is having dramas, it must be the Bathurst 1000.

Team after triple treat

Jamie Whincup

Peter McKay If the force is with any team in the 2013 Bathurst 1000 it is Triple Eight Race Engineering's Holden Commodores of Jamie Whincup/Paul Dumbrell, Craig Lowndes/Warren Luff and wildcard Andy...

New brands making a marque

Taz Douglas

Mark Fogarty The last time a Ford or a Holden did not win the Bathurst 1000, there were ugly scenes at the winners' presentation ceremony.

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Whincup applies heat but Frosty doesn't melt

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Peter McKay That was an intense and enthralling denouement to the Bathurst 1000, with a handful of fast drivers taking it to the max until there were just two in a fight to the flag.

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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.

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Davison's golden moment

Will Davison

Mark Fogarty After more than five months and 11 races without a win, Will Davison was starting to have some serious doubts about his approach to racing for one of the leading V8 Supercars teams.

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Whincup closes on fourth championship

Jamie Whincup

Mark Fogarty, Abu Dhabi Holden hero Jamie Whincup completes a clean sweep at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Whincup closes on title after sweeping rivals aside in desert

Jamie Whincup

Mark Fogarty ABU DHABI: Holden hero Jamie Whincup is within sight of his fourth V8 Supercars championship after completing a clean sweep at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Sunday.


Davison wins last race of V8 season

Ford driver Will Davison won the season-ending V8 Supercars race to ensure Holden didn't claim all the bragging rights from the historic weekend.

World's best sprinting in for the summer

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Peter McKay Sprintcar racing is the summer automotive sport of choice for people who like their speed fix fast, brutal and convenient and it peaks when the World Series Sprintcars circus moves to Sydney Speedway...


12 Hour offers glimpse of Supercars' future

Peter McKay As the Australian car market moves inexorably away from traditional dominators Holden and Ford to a varietal mix of small imports, SUVs and upmarket European brands, this year's Bathurst 12 Hour race...


Mercedes royalty at Bathurst


Mark Fogarty Mercedes-Benz is sending its most successful driver to spearhead a two-car assault.