V8SC: Lowndes Hits 99 Wins and Whincup Takes The Points Lead In Tasmania

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PERTH, Tasmania, Australia — Story by Race Chaser Online V8 Supercars Correspondent James Pike – Robert Cianflone/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — For Red Bull Racing Australia, it was a weekend back to form at Symmons Plains Raceway in Tasmania. They swept all three races, with Craig Lowndes winning Races Four and Five on Saturday, and teammate Jamie Whincup claiming Sunday’s Race Six. …

V8SC: Second Alone; Whincup Halts Lowndes’ Roll and Wins Symmons Plains Finale for 91st Career Win

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LAUNCESTON, Tasmania — Recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Daniel Kalisz/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — On a day when fans and drivers alike were preparing for a celebration of Craig Lowndes’ milestone 100th V8 Supercars Championship (V8SC) victory, a different piece of history was written instead at Symmons Plains Raceway. After Lowndes helped turn around outside polesitter …