VASC: Van Gisbergen’s Weekend Continues With Pole in Qualifying

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Adelaide, South Australia — Shane Van Gisbergen’s magic Clipsal 500 Adelaide weekend continues, as the reigning series champion will go last in the Armor All Top Ten Shootout after setting the provisional pole in Sunday’s qualifying with a 1:19.295. Red Bull Holden Racing Team teammate Jamie Whincup qualified second. Whincup said he was pleased with the performance, but still was …

VASC: 2017 Preview – Will Davison and Craig Lowndes

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BANYO and STAPYLTON, Queensland, Australia – Welcome back to Race Chaser Online’s 2017 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship season previews! Our penultimate preview looks at the likes of Will Davison and Craig Lowndes. TEKNO Autosports/ Team Vortex DRIVERS: No. 19 – Will Davison, Woodstock Holden Commodore VF No. 888 – Craig Lowndes, Team Vortex Holden Commodore VF 2016 DRIVERS POINTS FINISH: Will Davison: …

VASC: Triple Eight to The Fore In Qualifying

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PUKEKOHE, New Zealand — Jamie Whincup prevented his Red Bull Racing Australia Teammate Shane Van Gisbergen from grabbing a complete sweep of pole positions during Sunday’s qualifying sessions for the ITM Auckland Supersprint. Whincup grabbed pole right at the end of qualifying for Race 27, while Van Gisbergen, who will start on pole for Race 26, finished second after his …

VASC: Sam Michael Joins Triple Eight Race Engineering

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SOUTHPORT, Australia — Former Formula 1 engineer Sam Michael is to lend his experience and knowhow to Triple Eight Race Engineering Australia with immediate effect. Taking a part-time mentoring role with the Team, Michael joins Triple Eight as the team rolls out a number of new engineering appointments over the next three months. Michael has enjoyed a highly successful, 21-year …

V8SC: Still the Master; Lowndes Drives From 22nd & Two Stops to Win at Barbagallo

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PERTH, Western Australia — Recap by Race Chaser Online International Motorsport Correspondent Jack Cobourn — V8SC photo — Classic Craig Lowndes. That was the only descriptor to describe the flawless and masterful drive put in by the three-time V8 Supercars champion Saturday at the Perth SuperSprint, where he led the final four laps of the weekend’s opening 120 kilometer event en …