Adelaide (2018)

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Reynolds brutal in Adelaide self-assessment

Supercars star David Reynolds has offered a frank assessment of his performance in Adelaide, admitting that a lack of self-belief led to him effectively hand-balling victory to Shane van Gisbergen.

Walkinshaw drivers laugh off on-track tussle

Walkinshaw Andretti United pair Scott Pye and James Courtney have laughed off a door-crunching intra-team clash midway through today's second leg of the Adelaide 500.

Winterbottom on Adelaide penalty: 'I'm p***ed off'

Mark Winterbottom has slammed Supercars officials for the penalty that took him out of contention for a top four spot during today's second leg of the Adelaide 500.

Adelaide 500: Van Gisbergen wins as title rivals struggle

Shane van Gisbergen capped off a perfect weekend in Adelaide with a second win on Sunday, while title favourites Jamie Whincup and Scott McLaughlin both dropped points.

Adelaide 500: Van Gisbergen tops Shootout by 0.008s

Shane van Gisbergen edged out Red Bull Holden teammate Jamie Whincup by 0.008s in the Top 10 Shootout to take pole for this afternoon's second race in Adelaide.

Adelaide 500: McLaughlin takes provisional Sunday pole

Scott McLaughlin will run last in the Top 10 Shootout after topping regular qualifying on the streets of Adelaide.

De Silvestro, Blanchard squabble over Turn 8 clash

Simona de Silvestro and Tim Blanchard have offered differing accounts of the Turn 8 clash that wiped Blanchard out of the first Adelaide 500 race.

Whincup slowed by post-crash gremlins

Jamie Whincup reckons a host of gremlins related to his monster qualifying shunt and subsequent overnight repair proved costly during today's opening Supercars race in Adelaide.

Last-lap failure costs Stanaway top rookie spot

Richie Stanaway was robbed of the top rookie honour from today's opening leg of the Adelaide 500 by a last-lap drivetrain failure.

Adelaide 500: Van Gisbergen gives new Holden perfect debut

Shane van Gisbergen gave the brand new Commodore a perfect Supercars debut, with a dominant win on the streets of Adelaide.

Van Gisbergen retains controversial Adelaide pole

Shane van Gisbergen will start the first leg of the Adelaide 500 from pole position after being cleared of a track limits infringement by the stewards.

Investigation over Adelaide pole position

The polesitter for the first leg of the Adelaide 500 is yet to be confirmed, with Shootout pacesetter Shane van Gisbergen under investigation for a track limits infringement.

Crashed Whincup car ready after 4am repair job

Jamie Whincup's Red Bull Commodore is fully repaired and ready to hit the track thanks to a repair job that ran into the early morning Adelaide time.

Crashed Whincup Holden set for overnight repair

Jamie Whincup is unlikely to miss any on-track running at the Adelaide 500, with Triple Eight team manager Mark Dutton confident the car will be repaired overnight.

Whincup reflects on 'violent' qualifying shunt

Jamie Whincup says it was driver error that led to his brand new Red Bull ZB Commodore being destroyed in the closing stages of qualifying in Adelaide this afternoon.

Adelaide 500: Van Gisbergen edges provisional pole, Whincup in the wall

It was a qualifying session of contrasting fortunes for the Red Bull Holden squad in Adelaide, with Shane van Gisbergen grabbing provisional pole while Jamie Whincup ended up in the wall.

Adelaide 500: McLaughlin fastest in second practice

Scott McLaughlin will head into the first qualifying session of the new Supercars season as the pace-setter after topping Practice 2 on the streets of Adelaide.

Adelaide 500: Whincup tops practice, McLaughlin shunts

Jamie Whincup topped the opening practice session of the Supercars season in Adelaide, while Scott McLaughlin was third fastest despite hitting the wall.

The most daunting, dangerous corner in Supercars

It may not be world famous like Eau Rouge and 130R, but perhaps it’s just as good. Former Australian Grand Prix venue Adelaide has one of the few old-school, car-crunching corners left in professional motorsport.

Supercars debut a 'childhood dream' for Stanaway

Former GT star Richie Stanaway says it's a 'childhood dream' to be making his fulltime Supercars debut on the streets of Adelaide this weekend.

Iconic Supercars demo set for Adelaide anniversary

Twenty iconic Supercars will take part in a special demonstration at this year's Adelaide 500, to celebrate the popular event's 20th anniversary.