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Sunday's wild Supercars finale edged out the opening day of the first Ashes test in terms of social media engagement, according to Nielsen figures.
Jamie Whincup says the battle for his seventh Supercars title was the toughest he's been through so far, after the scrap with Scott McLaughlin boiled down to a wild finale in Newcastle.
Jamie Whincup has sealed the 2017 Supercars title after a thrilling finale on the streets of Newcastle that saw Scott McLaughlin penalised three times.
Scott McLaughlin is in a great position to maintain the championship lead and securing the crown after snagging pole position for the Virgin Australia Supercars season finale.
Mark Winterbottom went quickest in Sunday qualifying ahead of the final Top Ten Shootout of the 2017 Virgin Australia Supercars season
Scott McLaughlin surged to the lead of the Supercars standings with a victory in the penultimate race of the season at Newcastle, while Jamie Whincup’s title hopes took a big blow through contact on lap 1.
Scott McLaughlin has thrown down the gauntlet ahead of the penultimate race of the 2017 Virgin Australia Supercars season.
Scott McLaughlin will take a half-second margin into qualifying in Newcastle tomorrow after blitzing the field in today's second and final practice session.
Jamie Whincup made history on the streets of Newcastle, topping the opening practice session on the brand new circuit to kick off the Supercars finale weekend.