August 25th, 2013
Mark Winterbottom resisted Jason Bright to win the second V8 Supercars race at Winton, and made major gains on championship leader Jamie Whincup in the process. Whincup and Triple Eight’s horrible weekend got worse on Sunday morning as a tailshaft vibration left Whincup back in 18th on the grid, alongside struggling team-mate and title rival Craig Lowndes.
August 24th, 2013
James Moffat claimed his and the Nissan Altima’s first V8 Supercars victory as he led home team-mate Michael Caruso to a one-two finish at Winton. The duo looked set to snatch a historic pole for the team but were demoted in the dying seconds of qualifying by current championship leader Jamie Whincup. The Triple Eight driver made a good start to the race and enjoyed an early advantage over both Nissans before disaster struck upon completion of the ninth lap when he was forced to retired with a gearbox malfunction
September 13th, 2012
IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe has become the latest driver to sign up for V8 Supercars’ Gold Coast 600 event in November.