Gallery: DJRTP pays tribute to turbo rocket for retro round

A closer look at the tail of the retro-look DJRTP Ford.

DJR Team Penske revealed its retro livery for the 2018 Sandown 500, marking the 30th anniversary of its dominant 1988 season.Source:Supplied DJR Team Penske has develop to be the primary Supercars workers to disclose its throwback livery for the upcoming ‘retro’ spherical at subsequent weekend’s RABBLE.membership Sandown 500. After a fragile nod to its extended affiliation with Shell closing 12 months, the squad has gone all-out with a full retro livery all via each autos for 2018, dipping as soon as extra into its non-public historic earlier to considered one…

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Humbled Verstappen serves his punishment

The incident that led to the punishment. Max Verstappen and Esteban Ocon collide.

Formula One ace Max Verstappen has achieved most individuals service punishment imposed on him after final yr’s Brazilian Grand Prix by attending a gathering of worldwide race stewards. The International Automobile Federation talked about on Sunday the 21-year-old Dutchman had taken half in interactive case evaluation programs with race officers in Geneva over the weekend. “We are doing our job on the monitor, making an attempt to get among the many best out of the race, and it’s clear the stewards are doing their job to hunt out considered one…

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V8s to smash land speed records — over and over again

Skippy also feels the need for speed. Kangaroos are an exceptionally Australian hazard at Mount Panorama.

It’s generally known as The Great Race for a set off — due to the annual Bathurst 1000, fairly merely, is simply that. 161 laps of uncooked vitality, uncooked emotion, pleasure, heartbreak and cries of what might want been. The Bathurst 1000 is THE racing occasion on the motorsports calendar in Australia. Here are 32 stuff you’ll not uncover out about Bathurst and high-speed chase for glory on October 7, 2018. Don’t miss the schedule on the underside. Sir Malcolm Campbell and The Bluebird at Brooklands. His 1927 land velocity…

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Hamilton picks Ferrari’s pocket again

Sloppy seconds for Sebastian Vettel. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

Happy Hamilton. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)Source:Getty Images LEWIS Hamilton tiptoed his methodology to a memorable doc fifth pole place on the Belgian Grand Prix as he and Mercedes dealt with the capricious native climate situations on the well-known Spa-Francorchamps circuit with tactical aplomb. The championship chief produced a decisive lap all through the final word drying seconds of a rain-hit session in 1min 58.179sec to outpace nearest rival Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari, who’s 24 parts behind him all through the title race, by 0.726sec. “That was excruciating, an superior…

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Skaife on the fast track to official legend status

Defending Bathurst 1000 champion David Reynolds and 1969 winner Colin Bond at Thursday’s launch of the 2018 Bathurst 1000.

MARK Skaife is lining up as the following Mount Panorama immortal. Supercars launched on Thursday that three V8 heroes will likely be inducted into the Bathurst 1000 Legends Lane on the Friday of this 12 months’s race weekend. SUPERCARS: SvG, McLaughlin keep battle alive The Daily Telegraph has realized Skaife — who obtained Bathurst six conditions all by a glorious Bathurst profession that spanned 26 years — is principal the worth to affix remaining 12 months’s 14 inaugural corridor of fame inductees, which included greats Peter Brock, Dick Johnson, Allan…

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Fallout behind shattering Bathurst photo

It was all going well for David Reynolds until late in the race.

AFTER reigning supreme atop the pack for over half of the Bathurst 1000, spectators have been almost sure defending champion David Reynolds was going to be topped king of the mountain for the second yr working. But a devastating cramp in his leg, led to by dehydration from sitting in a searing scorching Commodore for hours, was the deadly blow in his near-perfect run. The ache was so unhealthy he acquired out of his automotive late contained in the race for co-driver Luke Youlden to take over. They ended up…

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Van Gisbergen pips McLaughlin in Auckland thriller

Van Gisbergen enjoys the spoils of his race one win. Picture: Getty Images

THE two-way shootout for the Supercars drivers’ championship turned bitter throughout the present day. Shane van Gisbergen whacked his properly previous Scott McLaughlin in an Auckland SuperSprint that featured bumps, barges and a controversial five-second penalty. Van Gisbergen was pressured to flooring his Red Bull Holden to the road to beat the penalty he copped for bashing his properly previous McLaughlin on lap 60 — which he did, the worthwhile margin merely 0.5 seconds.   Shane van Gisbergen bumps Scott McLaughlin in Auckland.Source:Supplied Showing pretty late race velocity, van Gisbergen…

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