V8 Supercar http://www.racer.com/more/v8-supercar Thu, 18 Dec 2014 03:21:24 -0800 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb V8 Supercar: Van Gisbergen wins as rain hits again http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/111550-van-gisbergen-wins-as-rain-hits-again http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/111550-van-gisbergen-wins-as-rain-hits-again V8 Supercar: Van Gisbergen wins as rain hits again

Shane van Gisbergen grabbed second in the 2014 V8 Supercars championship with victory in another rain-shortened Homebush race. In a repeat of Saturday's race two conditions, a dramatic storm hit the ...

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V8 Supercar Sun, 07 Dec 2014 05:00:04 -0800
V8 Supercar: Downpour hits with Whincup ahead http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/111526-downpour-hits-with-whincup-ahead http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/111526-downpour-hits-with-whincup-ahead V8 Supercar: Downpour hits with Whincup ahead

V8 Supercars' second Homebush race was halted early by a massive downpour over the Sydney street track, handing Jamie Whincup a second win of the day. Whincup had burst from fourth to first in a spec...

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V8 Supercar Sat, 06 Dec 2014 05:30:05 -0800
V8 Supercar: Whincup denies Slade first victory http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/111525-whincup-denies-slade-first-victory http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/111525-whincup-denies-slade-first-victory V8 Supercar: Whincup denies Slade first victory

V8 Supercars champion Jamie Whincup overcame upstart leader Tim Slade to win the opening race of the season finale on Sydney's Homebush street track. A heavy crash for Whincup's Triple Eight Holden t...

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V8 Supercar Sat, 06 Dec 2014 03:15:03 -0800
V8 Supercars to permit turbo engines for 2017 http://www.racer.com/international-racing/item/111425-v8-supercars-to-permit-turbo-engines-for-2017 http://www.racer.com/international-racing/item/111425-v8-supercars-to-permit-turbo-engines-for-2017 V8 Supercars to permit turbo engines for 2017

V8 Supercars has released details of its plan to allow for the possibility of a greater range of brands and models for 2017. The Gen2 Supercar is the next stage for the sport following the implementa...

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V8 Supercar Wed, 03 Dec 2014 02:10:48 -0800
V8 Supercars: Ford to quit series after 2015 http://www.racer.com/international-racing/item/111378-ford-to-quit-v8-supercars-after-2015 http://www.racer.com/international-racing/item/111378-ford-to-quit-v8-supercars-after-2015 V8 Supercars: Ford to quit series after 2015

Ford will withdraw from V8 Supercars at the end of 2015. The manufacturer did not make a public announcement, but communicated its decision to stakeholders on Monday morning. The move follows plans b...

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V8 Supercar Mon, 01 Dec 2014 07:00:05 -0800
IMSA: V8 Supercar champions Whincup, Lowndes interested in Rolex 24 rides http://www.racer.com/imsa/item/111242-imsa-v8-supercar-champions-whincup-lowndes-interested-in-rolex-24-rides http://www.racer.com/imsa/item/111242-imsa-v8-supercar-champions-whincup-lowndes-interested-in-rolex-24-rides IMSA: V8 Supercar champions Whincup, Lowndes interested in Rolex 24 rides

Following the news that 25-year-old V8 Supercars star Shane Van Gisbergen will return for his second run at the Rolex 24 At Daytona, two of the series' most dominant drivers tell RACER they'd also li...

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V8 Supercar Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:47:14 -0800
V8 Supercar: Dahlgren parts with Volvo team http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/111113-dahlgren-parts-with-volvo-v8-team http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/111113-dahlgren-parts-with-volvo-v8-team V8 Supercar: Dahlgren parts with Volvo team

Swedish driver Robert Dahlgren will leave the Garry Rogers Motorsport-run Volvo Polestar V8 Supercars team at the end of 2014 after a single season. Dahlgren has been the only European driver competi...

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V8 Supercar Fri, 21 Nov 2014 06:30:07 -0800
Ambrose reveals PIRTEK branding for V8 Supercar return http://www.racer.com/international-racing/item/111096-ambrose-reveals-pirtek-branding-for-v8-supercar-return http://www.racer.com/international-racing/item/111096-ambrose-reveals-pirtek-branding-for-v8-supercar-return Ambrose reveals PIRTEK branding for V8 Supercar return

Australian racing ace Marcos Ambrose and PIRTEK Fluid Transfer Solutions have "put the band back together" at Dick Johnson Racing. PIRTEK was the naming rights sponsor on Ambrose's car during his six...

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V8 Supercar Thu, 20 Nov 2014 23:08:18 -0800
V8 Supercar: McLaughlin wins as Tander runs dry http://www.racer.com/international-racing/item/110938-mclaughlin-wins-as-tander-runs-dry http://www.racer.com/international-racing/item/110938-mclaughlin-wins-as-tander-runs-dry V8 Supercar: McLaughlin wins as Tander runs dry

Scott McLaughlin grabbed a second victory of the Phillip Island V8 Supercars weekend when Garth Tander ran out of fuel within sight of the line in race three. Fuel mileage was a concern for the whole...

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V8 Supercar Sun, 16 Nov 2014 04:45:04 -0800
Whincup claims sixth V8 Supercar championship http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/110910-whincup-seals-sixth-v8-championship http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/110910-whincup-seals-sixth-v8-championship Whincup claims sixth V8 Supercar championship

Jamie Whincup clinched a record sixth V8 Supercars championship with his 13th win of the year in race two at Phillip Island. Whincup's last remaining title rival Mark Winterbottom grabbed the lead of...

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V8 Supercar Sat, 15 Nov 2014 04:45:04 -0800