Tag Archives: Craig Lowndes

V8 Supercars – Statement from V8 Supercars: Casey Stoner‏

May 18, 2012

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V8 Supercars congratulates Casey Stoner on his brilliant career following his retirement from MotoGP, and wishes him the best in whatever endeavor he chooses, whether that be on or off track. Stoner has had a strong interest in V8 Supercars, and in particular Team Vodafone, having successfully tested the 888 Race Engineering cars on several occasions. He […]

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V8 Supercars – TeamVodafone Verify Pace and New Parts at Productive Pre-season Test‏

February 12, 2012

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Defending champions TeamVodafone ticked the boxes at today’s V8 Supercar pre-season test at Sandown Raceway, using the day to verify pace and bed in a number of new components in their class-leading Commodores. Car #888 of Craig Lowndes targeted outright speed, and collected valuable data across both sessions, initially running on a bank of used […]

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V8 Supercars – Will Davison Sets Fastest V8 Supercar Lap At Official Sandown Pre-season Test Day‏

February 11, 2012

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By V8Supercars.com Davison fires late in the day in Tradingpost Falcon … TRADINGPOST FPR Falcon driver Will Davison has become the fastest man to ever lap the Sandown circuit in a touring car after setting a blistering time late on the Official V8 Supercar Test Day in Melbourne. The #6 Ford pilot reeled off a […]

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V8 Supercars – Team Vodafone Unveil 2012 Winning Formula

February 7, 2012

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Defending V8 Supercar Drivers’ and Teams’ Champion TeamVodafone has launched its 2012 campaign in Sydney, uncovering a bold new livery for the team’s Holden Commodores and revealing a complete roster of endurance drivers. At the end of the 2011 V8 Supercars Championship, Jamie Whincup joined Craig Lowndes on the record holders’ board as a three-time […]

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V8 Supercars – Whincup Has One Hand On The Title

November 21, 2011

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Bring on the Sydney Telstra 500 says  Jamie Whincup having put a  throttle-hold on the V8 Supercar Championship coming into the last  event of 2011 at Olympic  Park.   Again the Championship is open to  either Whincup or his team-mate Craig  Lowndes going into the Sydney race. But Lowndes’ fight is tough, now  trailing the […]

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V8 Supercars – 2011 Tasmania Challenge On SPEED!

November 18, 2011

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Here’s one for all our fans in the U.S. Don’t miss out on any of the action as the battle for the V8 Supercar Championship reaches it’s gripping climax. Will Jamie Whincup hold his nerve and be crowned 2011 champion, or will his veteran teammate Craig Lowndes come from behind to take the glory? Watch […]

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V8 Supercars – Whincup Closes In On Titles, Lowndes Vows To Continue The Fight

November 14, 2011

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Craig Lowndes has claimed another V8  Supercar Championship is still within reach despite a qualifying hiccup that  dealt a blow to his hopes against TeamVodafone team-mate Jamie Whincup  today.   For the second day in a row Whincup  oozed control with another win at the Falken Tasmania Challenge, extending his  Championship lead ever so slightly […]

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V8 Spercars – Bourdais Awarded Dan Wheldon Trophy After 2nd Place Finish

October 23, 2011

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After a hard fought second place finish in the final leg of the Armor All Gold Coast 600, Jamie Whincup’s co-driver Sebastien Bourdais was awarded the inaugural Dan Wheldon Memorial Trophy. Lowndes and Priaulx suffered another frustrating end to a promising race weekend, a lengthy pitstop and black flag relegating the car #888 duo down […]

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V8 Supercars – Winterbottom Claims Race Win, Whincup In Charge Of Championship

October 23, 2011

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Mark  Winterbottom stole Jamie Whincup’s thunder at the Armor All Gold Coast  600 with his first V8 Supercar victory of the year and also the maiden win for  Irishman Richard Lyons.   Winterbottom ran almost the perfect  race with Lyons, who stepped up for Will Power following the tragic crash that  claimed the life of […]

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V8 Supercars – Whincup & Bourdais Dominate Armor All Gold Coast 600

October 22, 2011

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Jamie Whincup was the benefactor  of a similar problem that lost him  the Championship lead two weeks ago after a polished win with Frenchman  Sebastian Bourdais in the first 300km leg of the Armor All Gold Coast  600.   He took back the V8 Supercar  Championship lead he had lost to  TeamVodafone partner Craig Lowndes […]

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V8 Supercars – ‘Walk the Torq’ with Cummins and Garry Rogers Motorsport

October 12, 2011

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  As we head into the season of endurance Garry Rogers Motorsport will join with one of the team’s longest serving sponsors, Cummins, – in an extensive recruitment drive across their entire organisation. The mining and industrial sectors continue to boom and Cummins is looking to secure the services of the best technical, mechanical and […]

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V8 Supercars – Murphy and Simonsen on Bathurst Podium with Third Place‏

October 11, 2011

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Pepsi Max Crew drivers Greg Murphy and Allan Simonsen have stood on the famous Mount Panorama podium after finishing third in the Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 in New South Wales today. One day after Murphy’s sensational pole position in the Top 10 Shootout, the pair scored Kelly Racing’s first Bathurst 1000 podium to cap a […]

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V8 Supercars – SPEED Bathurst 1000 Giveaway; Question 2

October 9, 2011

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Here it is V8 Supercar fans, your chance to win a SPEED prize pack just for answering a question about this weekends Bathurst 1000! To commemorate their inaugural telecast of the Bathurst 1000 across the United States, SPEED are giving away prize packs including a SPEED hat, beanie & t-shirt! For all our fans in […]

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V8 Supercars – Greg Murphy Secures Pole At Bathurst

October 8, 2011

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Few, if any, would ever have thought  a Kiwi and a Dane would lead out the iconic Australian Supercheap Auto Bathurst  1000 on race day. That’s the scenario for tomorrow’s show-stopper at  Mount  Panorama.   Some divine intervention helped Greg  Murphy to Armor All Pole position, six years after his famous ‘lap of the Gods’ […]

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V8 Supercars – SPEED Bathurst 1000 Giveaway; Question 1

October 8, 2011

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Here it is V8 Supercar fans, your chance to win a SPEED prize pack just for answering a question about this weekends Bathurst 1000! To commemorate their inaugural telecast of the Bathurst 1000 across the United States, SPEED are giving away prize packs including a SPEED hat, beanie & t-shirt! For all our fans in the […]

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V8 Supercars – Bargs: Worst Bathurst Lead-up Ever‏

October 8, 2011

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Tyre shortages, cancelled sessions, engine changes and now a shunt in qualifying have made this year’s lead-up to Bathurst the ‘worst-ever’ for Jason Bargwanna. The Jana Living Racing driver was on a great lap in the dying seconds of today’s qualifying at Mount Panorama, despite having missed all his practice sessions due to a lack […]

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V8 Supercars – Practice mishap fails to stall TeamVodafone enroute to the Top Ten Shootout‏

October 8, 2011

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Both TeamVodafone Commodores will feature in tomorrows Top Ten Shootout after finishing third (Jamie Whincup) and sixth (Craig Lowndes) in today’s 40 minute qualifying session at the Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000. There were a few nervous moments earlier in the day for Jamie Whincup when he kissed the wall coming out of ‘the cutting’ in […]

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V8 Supercars – Bathurst 1000 Rookie Percat Happy To Absorb The Pressure

October 7, 2011

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Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 rookie Nick  Percat is absorbing the enormous pressure of being a pole sitter on  Bathurst debut for Australia’s  premier motorsport event after his Toll HRT team-mate Garth Tander set the  benchmark.   Percat is yet to race at the treacherous  Mount  Panorama and today found  himself on provisional Armor All Pole […]

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V8 Supercars – SPEED Bathurst 1000 Trivia Giveaway!

October 7, 2011

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To celebrate their first ever telecast of the V8 Supercars Bathurst 1000, SPEED & Beyond The Red Line are teaming up to offer prize packs to all those Bathurst trivia buffs out there who love their V8 Supercars, and love showing off their trivia knowledge more! All you have to do is stay tuned to […]

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V8 Supercars – Defending Bathurst Champions to visit Sydney ahead of Bathurst 1000

September 30, 2011

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Defending Bathurst legends, TeamVodafone’s Craig Lowndes and Mark Skaife will stop by Sydney’s harbourside Pyrmont Point Park on Tuesday ahead of V8 Supercars’ annual mission to the mountain. The legendary duo proved they are in top form with a win at the opening endurance race at Phillip Island, and will be available to discuss tactics […]

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