Alex Premat says he will take the same approach he had in 2016 with Shane van Gisbergen into this year’s PIRTEK Enduro Cup with Scott McLaughlin, despite the Kiwi’s championship lead. Premat moves from Red Bull Racing to Shell V-Power Racing to partner McLaughlin, who leads Jamie Whincup by 12 points entering the Wilson Security […]

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Shane van Gisbergen and Scott McLaughlin have both been handed time penalties this morning following an investigation into a controversial restart and a further review of their turn 2 clash in Race 17. Van Gisbergen has been hit with a 33 second time penalty after an investigation showed that he breached the restart procedure. Under Supercars rules, […]

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Fabian Coulthard made the most of a clash between Scott McLaughlin and Shane van Gisbergen to score victory in Race 17 at the Red Rooster Sydney SuperSprint. What was expected to be a tyre-strategy driven contest took a twist when the Safety Car was called just over halfway through the 31 laps. Leader McLaughlin was […]

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Scott McLaughlin wrapped up the season-long ARMOR ALL Pole Champion award for 2017 by topping qualifying ahead of Race 17 at the Red Rooster Sydney SuperSprint. McLaughlin set a new qualifying record of 1:28.32s to record his 12th pole of the season. The first green tyre runs in the 15 minute session saw a 1:28.597s from […]

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Chaz Mostert survived a late Safety Car restart to take his second victory of the Supercars season at the Coates Hire Ipswich SuperSprint. The Prodrive Ford led home Scott McLaughlin and Shane van Gisbergen following a final eight-lap sprint, with just 1.2s separating the podium finishers at the flag. Jamie Whincup, Fabian Coulthard and Craig Lowndes […]

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Scott McLaughlin scored his sixth win of the 2017 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship on a tough day for his nearest title rival Jamie Whincup at the Coates Hire Ipswich SuperSprint. Pole-sitter McLaughlin didn’t have it all his own way in the early stages, losing out to fellow front-row starter Craig Lowndes at Turn 1. It then […]

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Scott McLaughlin continued his dominance of ARMOR ALL Qualifying at the Coates Hire Ipswich SuperSprint despite a late scare in traffic. McLaughlin shot to the top of the order on his first green tyre run with a 1:08.82s lap before heading out early for his final attempt. The strategy proved to be a mistake, however, […]

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Trust a dynamic, youth-focused organisation like KartSport New Zealand to shake things up on the sporting front. In a move which has been applauded by members young and old its new Patron is 24-year-old Supercars ace Scott McLaughlin. Traditionally the role of Patron – defined as ‘a person chosen, named or honoured as a special […]

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Scott McLaughlin set the fastest ever Supercars lap of the Reid Park street circuit to score pole for Race 14 of the season at the Watpac Townsville 400. McLaughlin was the last man out in the ARMOR ALL Top 10 Shootout thanks to his 1:12.03s effort in the earlier qualifying session. With Shane van Gisbergen’s […]

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Scott McLaughlin has surged to the lead of the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship with victory in Race 13 at the Watpac Townsville 400. McLaughlin led home Red Bull’s Jamie Whincup and the Prodrive Ford of Mark Winterbottom on a day of damage limitation for Fabian Coulthard. Starting ninth, Coulthard’s hopes of defending his 10 point championship […]

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