Jamie Whincup and Craig Lowndes have scored their first Penrite Oil Sandown 500 win together in 12 years, as Scott McLaughlin wrapped up successive championships. The #888 Red Bull Holden completed a flawless weekend after a heartbreaking right-rear damper failure for teammates Shane van Gisbergen/Garth Tander brought undone a storming drive. Lowndes and Whincup won […]

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Scott McLaughlin says he’ll ‘keep a lid’ on championship celebrations until the season finale in Newcastle finale, after wrapping up his second title with an event to spare. A ninth-place finish from the rear of the grid in the Penrite Oil Sandown 500 was enough for the Shell V-Power Racing driver to lock away the […]

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Supercars’ umpire Craig Baird admits he made the wrong call in giving Anton De Pasquale a penalty for his Turn 1 clash with Shane van Gisbergen on Saturday at Sandown. Both Holdens spun as a result of contact at the start of the primary driver sprint race, which determined the grid for Sunday’s Penrite Oil […]

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Jamie Whincup has clinched ARMOR ALL Pole Position for the Penrite Oil Sandown 500, in a mixed primary driver sprint race for the Red Bull Holden Racing Team. A wet track greeted the drivers for the 20-lap contest, with 11 bravely choosing slicks, while Whincup and the bulk of the front-runners took wets, which proved […]

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Craig Lowndes has beaten Will Brown to victory in an action-packed co-driver sprint race at the Penrite Oil Sandown 500. Lowndes launched off the startline to blast by polesitter Alex Premat, giving him the chance to get clear of the chaos that would unfold behind. Lowndes’ 109th career victory gives primary driver Jamie Whincup the […]

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David Reynolds has set a new Supercars practice lap record at Sandown, heading up a Penrite Racing 1-2 in Practice 2. Primary drivers were greeted with a drying track for their only 30-minute session of Friday running, meaning times tumbled throughout. Click here for full Practice 2 results Anton De Pasquale became the first driver […]

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Penrite Racing will pay tribute to Supercars Hall of Famer Jim Richards at Sandown’s retro round. The #9 David Reynolds/Luke Youlden and #99 Anton De Pasquale/Will Brown Holdens will run the black and gold John Player Special livery with which Richards won two titles. Richards raced Frank Gardner-run factory BMWs with JPS backing from 1982-97, […]

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Scott McLaughlin has his sights firmly set on securing a second consecutive Supercars crown this weekend at Sandown, after a successful shakedown of his new Mustang. The 26-year-old undertook the permitted 60km shakedown running at Queensland Raceway on Monday afternoon, following the car’s completion earlier in the day. It replaces the chassis McLaughlin took to […]

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Shane van Gisbergen is hunting a Le Mans 24 Hours drive as part of a plan to capitalise on a friendlier 2020 Supercars calendar. The iconic French race has long been on van Gisbergen’s bucketlist but has traditionally been off-limits due to clashing with the BetEasy Darwin Triple Crown. A rejig of the Supercars schedule […]

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Kelly Racing has locked in its driver line-up for a 2020 switch to Ford Mustangs, with Andre Heimgartner agreeing to a multi-year extension. The Braeside operation is moving away from running Nissans after seven seasons and will downsize from four cars to two as part of their next chapter. Former series champion and Bathurst winner […]

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