Retrieved 16 May We started the session on older tyres to get a feel for the car and make any final changes before we bolt on the new tyres. Changing to a V8 Supercar probably represents the largest step up in my racing career, even bigger than going from go-karts to cars. Points were awarded for each race at each two-race round on the following basis. I would also like to thank the Matt Stone Racing team for all their hard work before, during and after each race meeting. Then we had the choice of saving the green tyres until the very end and doing a 2 lap dash or going early, we chose to save and maybe it was a bad choice as another competitor brought out the red flag on my second flying lap and the session was brought to an end with me in 17th position. Retrieved 7 January
These cars are incredibly hard to launch. By the time the flag dropped I was in 11th place, with a perfectly straight car and could not be happier. We started the session on older tyres to get a feel for the car and make any final changes before we bolt on the new tyres. Retrieved 16 May Retrieved 17 February Of the 7 rookies who raced at Clipsal 4 are in the car of the future so taking everything into account it was a fantastic debut.
Retrieved 15 December Apart from a test day last seies in Queensland, today would be the first time I have driven car so the feelings are pretty intense and a street circuit like Adelaide with the notorious turn 8 that has brought many a champion undone is there just waiting to bite me. Changing to a V8 Clipeal probably represents the largest step up in my racing career, even bigger than going from go-karts to cars. Pither also won the round at Townsville, his first in the series.
Well that put me dead last and about 20 seconds behind the pack. Double points were awarded for the single race at Mount Panorama. Retrieved 21 December Retrieved 3 November This page was last edited on 23 Februaryat A dream come true!! Please be patient and do not refresh the page. Retrieved from ” https: If you don’t see this please check behind this window, and if it is still not there check your browser settings and turn off the pop-up blocker. My strategy for this round is just to learn, learn and then learn some more and bring the car home clean each time.
Ferrari will also be putting on a show off the track with the Ferrari Supercar Display where motorsport fans will see a rare lineup such as the Ferrari F50, the Enzo and prestigious La Ferrari.
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Views Read Edit View history. But Matt Stone Racing may. Retrieved 2 June Friday 4th This clipzal is qualifying, my 1st ever in a Supercar, this qualifying will be very challenging as being my first I do not know how far I can push a green new tyre over a used tyre, and it is the guys who have learnt this that will come dnulop on top.
Wikimedia Commons has media related to Dunlop Series. Saturday winner and erstwhile points leader Paul Dumbrell did not start the second encounter after being called to a business conference. The result is the new car is tenths a lap quicker than the blueprint car.
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Retrieved 6 20014 Walsh won three races and two rounds in the early part of the series, but faded towards the end of the season.
Despite missing the second Barbagallo race due to seriss commitments,  Eggleston Motorsport’s Dumbrell won the series by points ahead of Ford Performance Racing driver Cameron Waters. The Bathurst round was a single-race event, held over an endurance distance of kilometres milesand allowing for optional driver changes.
Retrieved 20 Feb Race control then decided to hand down a drive-through penalty and rightly so!
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The lights went green, I made a pretty good start and made up a couple of positions in the first lap. Retrieved 6 December The race got off to a good start, I made up a few positions and then sat back and picked them off one at a time, there was carnage all over the place but I just the head down and pushed on. Retrieved 16 May Wednesday 2nd I arrived at the track just after midday, the team had already set up the pit bay and it was straight out for the customary track walk with Matt, Luke and my team mate Todd Hazelwood who will be a great help to me this year as I transition between the Ute and the Supercar.
Waters won two races at Winton and the second Sydney Olympic Park race, where he also took the round win to move ahead of Ashley Walshwho had held the runner-up spot for Matt Stone Racing prior to the event.
We hit the track again at 3. Dunlop Series The Dunlop Development series Supercars is classed as the development category to the main game supercars the last stepping stone you could say.
They gave me such a great car to race.
Then we had the choice of saving the green tyres until the very end and doing a 2 lap dash or going early, we chose to save and maybe it was a bad choice as another competitor brought out the red flag on my second flying lap and the session was brought to an end with me in 17th position.
Archived from the original pdf on 6 March There is so much more going on in a Supercar than a ute: Unlike the Utes in DVS development series we have a qualifying session for each race same as main game. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
The series comprised thirteen races at seven venues, with each race being a support race at an International V8 Supercars Championship event. We were first on track in the morning, the session went clipsall although I still did not maximise the grip of green tyre as much as I should it will come with more experience and I finished in 16th.
Points were awarded for each race at each two-race round on the following basis. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. This year there is another twist to the category and that is the introduction of the car of the future to the development series.