While much of the focus has been on relative performance between manufacturers and teams so far in 2019, battles between team-mates have also been raging. A dozen races into the campaign, clear trends have emerged throughout the field; some one-sided and others closely fought. With the intention of highlighting raw speed, we’ve focused our comparison […]

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Fabian Coulthard led home Shell V-Power Racing team-mate Scott McLaughlin in the opening leg of the maiden PIRTEK Perth SuperNight. The start proved crucial between the Mustang pair at Barbagallo Wanneroo Raceway, McLaughlin relinquishing the lead with a slow getaway from pole. Click here for full race results Coulthard did not waste the opportunity, leading […]

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Fabian Coulthard claimed his first Supercars victory in 11 months, beating Shell V-Power Racing team-mate Scott McLaughlin in the second leg of the WD-40 Phillip Island SuperSprint. The DJR Team Penske Mustangs were the class of the field, Coulthard jumping polesitter and early leader McLaughlin during the first pitstops. He remained ahead during the second […]

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Scott McLaughlin claimed a seventh victory of the 2019 Supercars season at the WD-40 Phillip Island SuperSprint, leading home Shell V-Power Racing team-mate Fabian Coulthard. After McLaughlin claimed ARMOR ALL Pole by six tenths, the Shell Mustangs were the class of the field on Saturday afternoon. McLaughlin eventually won the 27-lap race by 1.2395 seconds, […]

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Shell V-Power Racing’s first livery for the Ford Mustang Supercar, and the colours Scott McLaughlin will carry in his title defence, has been unveiled. McLaughlin won the 2018 championship with Ford’s outgoing FG X Falcon, sealing his maiden crown in Newcastle last November. The scheme is another subtle evolution of that carried in 2017 and […]

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Supercars drivers Scott McLaughlin and Fabian Coulthard were seconded to Team Penske’s headquarters last week, linking up with their American counterparts. It marked the first time that all 14 of Team Penske’s full-time drivers across its NASCAR, IndyCar, IMSA and Supercars programs, were brought together. They took part in two days of promotional filming, including […]

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A single-car NASCAR demonstration at this weekend’s Vodafone Gold Coast 600 is a precursor to a possible appearance of the American category at the event next year. Supercars CEO Sean Seamer has confirmed preliminary talks with NASCAR, which follows a visit from senior NASCAR personnel to The Bend SuperSprint in August. Team Penske has supplied […]

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The Falcons of Scott McLaughlin and Fabian Coulthard will channel Dick Johnson’s 1988 Australian Touring Car Championship-winning Shell Sierra at Sandown next weekend. Shell V-Power Racing has selected the theme for Supercars’ annual retro round, the RABBLE.club Sandown 500 that also marks the start of the PIRTEK Enduro Cup. Johnson’s eponymous outfit ran the turbo-charged […]

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Fabian Coulthard will remain at DJR Team Penske for a fourth season in 2019, Team Penske president Tim Cindric has confirmed to Supercars.com. The 35-year-old has been largely overshadowed since fellow Kiwi Scott McLaughlin joined the team at the start of 2017, leading to questions over his future. DJRTP extended Coulthard’s contract midway through last year but, […]

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Shane van Gisbergen edged fellow last-gasp improver Fabian Coulthard to lead Practice 2 for the Coates Hire Ipswich SuperSprint. The Kiwis left it until after the chequered flag to make their moves to the top, van Gisbergen’s 1:09.2447s fastest by 0.0838 seconds. Championship leader Scott McLaughlin missed the end of the session with his out-of-fuel […]

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