SST: Home Soil Hero Matt Mingay Rules Stadium Super Trucks Finale on Streets of Sydney

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HOMEBUSH, Australia – official series release — SST photo — Famed Australian stunt man Matt Mingay captured his second Stadium SUPER Trucks Presented by TRAXXAS victory of 2015 on Sunday morning in the finale of the Sydney 500 on the temporary Sydney Olympic Park temporary street circuit. Mingay drove his No. 2 Hot Wheels/Castrol EDGE-sponsored truck to the front of …

V8SC: Ambrose Upbeat About Future After Things “Started To Click” In Sydney

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SOUTHPORT, Queensland, Australia — official series release — Daniel Kalisz/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Marcos Ambrose is back in the United States to help relocate his family to Australia – and after his run at the Sydney NRMA 500, the returning two-time Champ is positive about what is to come in 2015. Finishing the weekend’s three races 20th, 21st and 16th, Ambrose’s …

Indy Lights Star Matthew Brabham and Snowball Derby Roundup Highlight Tonight’s Motorsports Madness Show on PMN

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online release — Matthew Brabham photo – Andretti Autosport Firestone Indy Lights racer Matthew Brabham, a look back at this past weekend’s Snowball Derby for Super Late Models, the V8 Supercars Championship finale in Sydney and the latest motorsports news and analysis will keep the Speed77 Radio roundtable buzzing on tonight’s two-hour edition of …

V8SC: Washout; Shane van Gisbergen Wins Rain-Shortened Sydney Finale as Whincup Officially Claims Sixth Title

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SYDNEY, New South Wales, Australia — Report by Race Chaser Online V8 Supercars Correspondent James Pike — Daniel Kalisz/Getty Images AsiaPac photo – Shane van Gisbergen survived the rain for the third time this season to win Sunday’s season finale at the Sydney NRMA 500, and Jamie Whincup officially took home his record-breaking sixth V8 Supercars Championship title. Van Gisbergen took …

V8SC: 10,000 Reasons To Smile; McLaughlin Equals Whincup With 10th Pole of 2014

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SYDNEY, New South Wales, Australia — Report by Race Chaser Online V8 Supercars Correspondent James Pike — V8 Supercars photo — Scott McLaughlin made covering the first mortgage payment on his new home much easier during the final ARMOR ALL Top Ten Shootout of the 2014 V8 Supercars Championship. McLaughlin claimed his 10th ARMOR ALL Pole Position of 2014, tying …

V8SC: Van Gisbergen Claims Provisional Pole in Final Round One Qualiying Session at Sydney

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SYDNEY, New South Wales, Australia — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman —  Daniel Kalisz/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — The story of round one of ARMOR ALL Pole Qualifying for the Sydney NRMA 500 finale was simple — the big names waited until the end, but they still got in to the Top Ten Shootout. Jamie Whincup and …

V8SC: Added Incentive For McLaughlin in ARMOR ALL Qualifying

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SYDNEY, New South Wales, Australia — official series release — Daniel Kalisz/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — ARMOR ALL boss Paul Blair will award Scott McLaughlin a $10,000 check if he equals Jamie Whincup’s 10 pole positions for the season in today’s final qualifying session. Whincup yesterday clinched the ARMOR ALL Pole Award, given to the driver who earns the most P1 …

V8SC: Whincup Vows to Finish On a High in Sydney Finale

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SYDNEY, New South Wales, Australia — official series release — Daniel Kalisz/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Jamie Whincup regards a podium finish in today’s final race of 2014 at the Sydney NRMA 500 as the only appropriate way to celebrate his record-setting sixth V8 Supercars Championship. The Red Bull Racing Australia driver does not want to be called up on to …

V8SC: Rain Master; Whincup Goes Two-For-Two and Wins Waterlogged Race 37 in Sydney

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SYDNEY, New South Wales, Australia — Recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — V8 Supercars photo — They say it doesn’t matter how you win a race, but rather that you win it — and that was the case for V8 Supercars champion-elect Jamie Whincup during the second 125 km sprint of the Sydney NRMA 500. Whincup claimed …

V8SC: Ambrose Survives First Race Back in V8 Supercars

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SYDNEY, New South Wales, Australia — official series release — Daniel Kalisz/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Wildcard Marcos Ambrose has successfully made it to the finish line in his first V8 Supercars race after nine years racing NASCAR in the USA, finishing 20th in the Xbox Ford Falcon FG II. The two-time category champion was philosophical about the result, which came …

V8SC: Championship Performance; Jamie Whincup Wins Opening Race of Sydney NRMA 500

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SYDNEY, New South Wales, Australia — Recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — V8 Supercars photo — He may already be the champion-elect, but Jamie Whincup is leaving no doubt that he’s the most deserving of the V8 Supercars championship trophy. Whincup muscled around Supercheap Auto driver Tim Slade with twelve laps to go in the first …

V8SC: Lowndes In Doubt For Sydney Finale Kickoff

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SYDNEY, New South Wales, Australia — official series release — V8 Supercars photo — Holden star Craig Lowndes is unlikely to make the start of the first 125 km race at the NRMA Sydney 500. Wildcard Marcos Ambrose seems certain to be on the grid for the race, as does Erebus Motorsport V8’s Lee Holdsworth. Holdsworth crashed in this morning’s final …