Supercars
Supercars
R
Bathurst
27 Feb
Practice 1 in progress . . .
R
Sandown
18 Mar
Next event in
19 days
R
Symmons Plains
10 Apr
Next event in
42 days
R
The Bend
08 May
Next event in
70 days
R
28 May
Next event in
90 days
R
Hidden Valley
19 Jun
Next event in
112 days
R
Townsville
09 Jul
Next event in
132 days
R
20 Aug
Next event in
174 days
R
Wanneroo
11 Sep
Next event in
196 days
R
Bathurst II
07 Oct
Next event in
222 days
R
Surfers Paradise
03 Dec
Next event in
279 days

2020 Supercars The Bend Supersprint race results

Scott McLaughlin strengthened his Supercars championship lead with a strong run of results at The Bend, including a fine victory in Race 3.

shares
comments
2020 Supercars The Bend Supersprint race results

After a less than ideal start to the weekend in Race 1, where he finished down in 15th after causing a collision with Tickford's Lee Holdsworth, McLaughlin bounced back strongly on Sunday to finish third and first in the two races.

The DJR Penske driver also benefited from a subdued weekend for chief title rival Jamie Whincup, the Triple Eight Holden driver scoring one podium all weekend and finishing outside the Ttop 10 in the other two races.

Shane van Gisbergen and Fabian Coulthard bagged one win each during what was the first of the two rounds at Tailem Bend.

The Bend Supersprint - Race 1 results:

Cla # Driver Car Gap
1 12 New Zealand Fabian Coulthard Ford Mustang GT  
2 55 Australia Jack Le Brocq Ford Mustang GT 0.469
3 2 Australia Bryce Fullwood Holden Commodore ZB 4.286
4 7 New Zealand Andre Heimgartner Ford Mustang GT 4.660
5 6 Australia Cameron Waters Ford Mustang GT 5.163
6 15 Australia Rick Kelly Ford Mustang GT 5.829
7 20 Australia Scott Pye Holden Commodore ZB 6.184
8 99 Australia Anton De Pasquale Holden Commodore ZB 7.475
9 97 New Zealand Shane van Gisbergen Holden Commodore ZB 10.662
10 44 Australia James Courtney Ford Mustang GT 12.882
11 8 Australia Nick Percat Holden Commodore ZB 13.188
12 25 Australia Chaz Mostert Holden Commodore ZB 13.675
13 5 Australia Lee Holdsworth Ford Mustang GT 16.058
14 9 Australia David Reynolds Holden Commodore ZB 17.179
15 17 New Zealand Scott McLaughlin Ford Mustang GT 17.250
16 34 Australia Zane Goddard Holden Commodore ZB 20.095
17 18 Australia Mark Winterbottom Holden Commodore ZB 21.247
18 19 Australia Alex Davison Holden Commodore ZB 21.469
19 88 Australia Jamie Whincup Holden Commodore ZB 22.957
20 35 Australia Garry Jacobson Holden Commodore ZB 23.481
21 3 Australia Macauley Jones Holden Commodore ZB 33.614
22 22 New Zealand Chris Pither Holden Commodore ZB 35.938
23 4 Australia Jack Smith Holden Commodore ZB 49.776
24 14 Australia Todd Hazelwood Holden Commodore ZB 1'29.582

The Bend Supersprint - Race 2 results:

Cla # Driver Car Gap
1 97 New Zealand Shane van Gisbergen Holden Commodore ZB  
2 7 New Zealand Andre Heimgartner Ford Mustang GT 1.146
3 17 New Zealand Scott McLaughlin Ford Mustang GT 1.873
4 12 New Zealand Fabian Coulthard Ford Mustang GT 12.204
5 99 Australia Anton De Pasquale Holden Commodore ZB 15.863
6 15 Australia Rick Kelly Ford Mustang GT 16.029
7 9 Australia David Reynolds Holden Commodore ZB 16.885
8 6 Australia Cameron Waters Ford Mustang GT 17.186
9 8 Australia Nick Percat Holden Commodore ZB 20.085
10 55 Australia Jack Le Brocq Ford Mustang GT 25.531
11 25 Australia Chaz Mostert Holden Commodore ZB 25.570
12 14 Australia Todd Hazelwood Holden Commodore ZB 25.625
13 20 Australia Scott Pye Holden Commodore ZB 25.677
14 44 Australia James Courtney Ford Mustang GT 26.805
15 18 Australia Mark Winterbottom Holden Commodore ZB 27.537
16 2 Australia Bryce Fullwood Holden Commodore ZB 27.847
17 88 Australia Jamie Whincup Holden Commodore ZB 33.524
18 3 Australia Macauley Jones Holden Commodore ZB 33.860
19 22 New Zealand Chris Pither Holden Commodore ZB 39.068
20 19 Australia Alex Davison Holden Commodore ZB 39.462
21 4 Australia Jack Smith Holden Commodore ZB 39.764
22 35 Australia Garry Jacobson Holden Commodore ZB 43.558
23 5 Australia Lee Holdsworth Ford Mustang GT 43.629
24 34 Australia Zane Goddard Holden Commodore ZB 1'07.567

The Bend Supersprint - Race 3 results:

Cla # Driver Car Gap
1 17 New Zealand Scott McLaughlin Ford Mustang GT  
2 12 New Zealand Fabian Coulthard Ford Mustang GT 1.865
3 88 Australia Jamie Whincup Holden Commodore ZB 5.757
4 99 Australia Anton De Pasquale Holden Commodore ZB 8.601
5 6 Australia Cameron Waters Ford Mustang GT 11.032
6 20 Australia Scott Pye Holden Commodore ZB 11.371
7 7 New Zealand Andre Heimgartner Ford Mustang GT 17.680
8 15 Australia Rick Kelly Ford Mustang GT 18.226
9 9 Australia David Reynolds Holden Commodore ZB 18.814
10 14 Australia Todd Hazelwood Holden Commodore ZB 19.200
11 5 Australia Lee Holdsworth Ford Mustang GT 25.724
12 3 Australia Macauley Jones Holden Commodore ZB 26.558
13 35 Australia Garry Jacobson Holden Commodore ZB 26.981
14 97 New Zealand Shane van Gisbergen Holden Commodore ZB 27.027
15 22 New Zealand Chris Pither Holden Commodore ZB 29.804
16 25 Australia Chaz Mostert Holden Commodore ZB 34.923
17 8 Australia Nick Percat Holden Commodore ZB 35.517
18 19 Australia Alex Davison Holden Commodore ZB 37.617
19 2 Australia Bryce Fullwood Holden Commodore ZB 38.063
20 34 Australia Zane Goddard Holden Commodore ZB 51.401
21 55 Australia Jack Le Brocq Ford Mustang GT 54.721
22 4 Australia Jack Smith Holden Commodore ZB 1 Lap
  44 Australia James Courtney Ford Mustang GT 23 Laps
  18 Australia Mark Winterbottom Holden Commodore ZB 23 Laps
The Bend Supercars: McLaughlin cruises to Race 3 win

Previous article

The Bend Supercars: McLaughlin cruises to Race 3 win

Next article

Whincup rues mistake-ridden weekend

Whincup rues mistake-ridden weekend
Load comments

About this article

Series Supercars
Event The Bend
Can Whincup be Triple Eight's ruthless leader? Prime

Can Whincup be Triple Eight's ruthless leader?

Supercars' most successful team of the past 15 years is set for a radical shakeup next year when Jamie Whincup retires from driving and takes over the reins at Triple Eight. But does he have what it takes to be the new Roland Dane?

Supercars
Feb 8, 2021
How a lifetime Supercars deal broke down in one year Prime

How a lifetime Supercars deal broke down in one year

David Reynolds inked what was effectively a lifetime deal with Erebus in 2019 – only to walk out a year later. What went wrong?

Supercars
Dec 18, 2020
Why Supercars now needs a new "human salt harvester" Prime

Why Supercars now needs a new "human salt harvester"

Scott McLaughlin has been a controversial figure in Supercars over the past few years but, as he heads off to a fresh challenge in IndyCar, the Australian tin-top series needs to find someone else to fill his drama-filled boots as the category enters a new era...

Supercars
Nov 3, 2020
Why 2020 isn't McLaughlin's greatest title Prime

Why 2020 isn't McLaughlin's greatest title

Scott McLaughlin was quick to describe his third Supercars title as his best yet. But even though it didn't match the dramatic backstory of his 2018 triumph, there's a good reason for him wanting to control the narrative this time around.

Supercars
Oct 2, 2020
Why a Bathurst finale is risky business for Supercars Prime

Why a Bathurst finale is risky business for Supercars

The Bathurst Grand Final may provide Supercars its greatest spectacle yet – but there's a risk it will force the series to face a hard truth.

Supercars
Sep 4, 2020
Why Scott McLaughlin must become an IndyCar driver Prime

Why Scott McLaughlin must become an IndyCar driver

Scott McLaughlin, two-time and current Supercars champion, should have been making his NTT IndyCar Series debut for Team Penske at the GP of Indianapolis, but the Covid-19 pandemic forced a rescheduling that has put the brakes on his career switch. But David Malsher-Lopez explains why the New Zealander deserves this opportunity as soon as possible.

IndyCar
Jul 4, 2020
Tickford's 10-year wait for James Courtney Prime

Tickford's 10-year wait for James Courtney

When the Supercars season resumes James Courtney will be a Tickford Racing driver – but it's not the first time the star driver has flirted with the famous Ford squad.

Supercars
May 19, 2020
Is Australia facing a fresh touring car war? Prime

Is Australia facing a fresh touring car war?

Supercars has fought off two-litre touring car competition in the past, so does the launch of TCR Australia mean it will have to do it again?

TCR Australia
May 17, 2019