The kid and the champ claim wins in ITM 400 Auckland V8 Supercars
Once again the V8 Supercars Australia put on quite the show and today was no different when Will Davison put the moves on Garth Tander to take the lead on lap 2 at Homebush.
Former V8 Supercar Champion James Courtney back swinging in Townsville.
The first race of the weekend in the V8 Supercars Championship on the Queensland Raceway saw Whincup back on top!
Winterbottom enjoyed the return to a revamped Pukekohe Park Raceway
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Jamie Whincup clinches 5th title finishing third, while Shane Van Gisbergen rules the final race.
Fabian Coulthard earns his first V8 Supercars championship winning points on the Symmons Plains circuit. The New Zealander did score wins at Albert Park but it was a non-points event on the F1 weekend in Austraia.
Richards Trophy heads home, four different winners in ITM 400 Auckland. Jason Bright took the honors in memory of his former teammate while Will Davison takes the points lead.
The MSS Security Challenge non-points third race on the Albert Park Circuit kept the stewards of the event busy with drivers being excluded. The adjustments of Race 3 outcome shows Coulthard as the winner followed by Reynolds and Bright.
Whincup leads on 1847 points from Craig Lowndes (1800) and Will Davison (1792).
Nancy Knapp Schilke, V8 Supercars Correspondent
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The result also ensured that Holden can no longer be beaten in the V8 Supercars Manufacturers Championship.
Jamie Whincup was just two-hundredths of a second quicker than Fabian Coulthard in Saturday's qualifying for the first part of the 60/60 split race format
Practice day for the Australia V8 Supercars was extremely hot; especially for the drivers on and off the track Homebush circuit.
Now it's Lowndes behind by six to teammate Whincup in the companionship