Triple Eight Supercars stars Craig Lowndes, Jamie Whincup and Shane van Gisbergen will unite for the 2019 Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour. The trio will share a Scott Taylor Motorsport Mercedes-AMG GT3, which will be run in the February event in conjunction with Triple Eight. Vodafone, Triple Eight’s Supercars sponsor from 2007-12, is backing the high-profile […]

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Shane van Gisbergen admits he is “pretty nervous” about his bid for a second Supercars title, but says he is trying to ignore external pressure. Van Gisbergen won the crown in 2016 in his first season in a Red Bull Holden, and heads to this year’s finale 14 points behind Scott McLaughlin. Both drivers took […]

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In a string of controversies surrounding the Red Bull Holden Racing Team at Pukekohe, the most trivial of all stirred some of the most heated reaction. After defeating title rival Scott McLaughlin in the Saturday race, Shane van Gisbergen parked so close to the Shell Ford in parc ferme that McLaughlin could not exit his […]

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Shane van Gisbergen has provisionally closed on Scott McLaughlin in the Supercars Championship, after beating his title rival to victory in the ITM Auckland SuperSprint opener. The Red Bull Holden Racing Team driver crossed the line first at Pukekohe after passing McLaughlin on-track twice, and despite being handed a late five-second penalty. Van Gisbergen is, […]

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Shane van Gisbergen expects his Supercars championship battle with Scott McLaughlin will be decided by who makes the least mistakes over the final two events. McLaughlin leads the way by just 14 points after capitalising on his rival’s rough Gold Coast to return to the top for the first time since Tailem Bend in August. […]

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Title contender Shane van Gisbergen has called for more scheduling flexibility at Supercars events after the second leg of the Vodafone Gold Coast 600 was abandoned due to a storm. The weather, which had been forecast for the afternoon, hit less than a third of the way through, triggering a race suspension 37 laps into the scheduled 102-lap […]

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Shane van Gisbergen led Jamie Whincup in ARMOR ALL Qualifying for Saturday’s Vodafone Gold Coast 600 race, while Craig Lowndes copped a grid penalty. Van Gisbergen pulled clear of the field late in what had been a tight session, his 1:10.1125s good enough to finish 0.3 seconds ahead of Red Bull HRT team-mate Whincup. Click […]

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Shane van Gisbergen set a lap as the chequered flag flew to pip Supercars title rival Scott McLaughlin in final practice for the Vodafone Gold Coast 600. The Red Bull Holden Racing Team driver recorded a 1:10.0763s to finish 0.1455 seconds clear of McLaughlin, who he leads by 19 points in the standings. Click here […]

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For Virgin Australia Supercars Championship leader Shane van Gisbergen, next week’s Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 is just another race towards his real goal. The Kiwi places a greater emphasis on winning the championship than Bathurst and is vowing to contest the Great Race with the bigger picture in mind. Van Gisbergen carries a 55-point lead […]

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Triple Eight boss Roland Dane has confirmed that his team will revert to a two-car structure in 2019, following the retirement of Craig Lowndes. The Brisbane-based team has officially declared its third Racing Entitlements Contract for sale, ending a three-year run operating three entries. Triple Eight had purchased its third REC ahead of the 2016 […]

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