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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Scott McLaughlin says a healthy rivalry with Fabian Coulthard will only push Shell V-Power Racing forward as the team-mates fight for the lead of the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship. McLaughlin moved to second in the standings with victory on Sunday at Hidden Valley, closing to within 10 points of Saturday winner and title leader Coulthard. […]

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Scott McLaughlin overcame an early challenge from Jamie Whincup to score an emphatic victory in Race 12 at the CrownBet Darwin Triple Crown. Throwing away a possible win yesterday with what he described as a ‘brain fart’ while trying to take the lead on the second lap, McLaughlin made no such mistakes today. A fourth […]

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Scott McLaughlin edged closer to the lead of the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship with a commanding win in Race 9 at Winton. McLaughlin looked unstoppable throughout the 40 laps as he beat home Jamie Whincup, Fabian Coulthard and David Reynolds, who charged from 14th to fourth. “I’ve got a fantastic car under me that just about […]

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Scott McLaughlin scored his first Virgin Australia Supercars Championship race win for Shell V-Power Racing in front of team owner Roger Penske at Barbagallo. In a dominant performance from the Shell Falcons, McLaughlin finally converted his early season speed into victory in the 120km Race 7 ahead of team-mate Fabian Coulthard. McLaughlin had won the start […]

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Fabian Coulthard beat Scott McLaughlin to the AMROR ALL Pole Award for the opening race at the Perth SuperSprint as Shell V-Power Racing continued its sizzling qualifying form. The result marks the third consecutive front-row lockout for the Shell Ford duo and the first pole of the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship season for Coulthard. Coulthard […]

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Shell V-Power Racing again proved to be the class of the field in Race 6 qualifying at the WD-40 Phillip Island 500. Scott McLaughlin scored his fourth straight ARMOR ALL Pole Award at the Victorian venue by resetting the qualifying record to 1:29.06s just prior to the chequered flag. His earlier 1:29.33s effort would also […]

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Fabian Coulthard says he’s had to raise his game this season in order to beat new team-mate Scott McLaughlin. Coulthard, 34, scored Shell V-Power Racing’s first Virgin Australia Supercars Championship race win by leading home McLaughlin on Sunday. The result marked the first win for Coulthard since March, 2015, where he piloted a Brad Jones […]

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