Sandown (2017)

Australia Sandown
15 Sep - 17 Sep
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Nissan looking to expand ‘Safari’ concept in Australia

Nissan will look to bolster its Circuit Safari concept in Australia with more cars and more tracks, after successfully trialling it at the Sandown 500 last weekend.

Jones: Sandown disqualification ‘a bitter pill to swallow’

Brad Jones Racing team owner Brad Jones has hit back at Tim Slade and Ash Walsh being disqualified from the Sandown 500, labelling the decision a ‘bitter pill to swallow’.

Triple Eight accepts blame for Sandown tyre blowouts

Triple Eight team manager Mark Dutton says the team has to take responsibility for the tyres failures that cost both of its Red Bull cars dearly during today’s Sandown 500, rather than blame external factors.

Sandown 500: Waters and Stanaway charge to maiden Supercars win

Cam Waters and Richie Stanaway have combined to secure their first wins in Supercars, the young Prodrive pair taking a measured win at the Sandown 500.

Webb slapped with $15,000 fine for Hazelwood crash

Jonathon Webb has been fined $15,000 for the role he played in Todd Hazelwood’s horror shunt at Sandown yesterday.

Hazelwood avoiding replays of frightening Sandown shunt

Todd Hazelwood says he’ll try and avoid detailed analysis of his hair-raising Sandown shunt until the end of the race weekend, to help concentrate on today’s Super2 race.

Sandown 500: Waters/Stanaway secure pole with qualifier win

Cam Waters and Richie Stanaway are the official polesitters for the 2017 Sandown 500, after Waters won the second qualifying race at the Melbourne circuit.

Hazelwood reflects on 260 km/h Sandown crash

Todd Hazelwood’s final thought before he plunged into the wall at well over 200 km/h during the co-driver qualifying race at Sandown was ‘oh my god, this is going to be huge’.

Sandown 500: Massive crash stops first qualifying race

Luke Youlden was declared the winner of the co-driver qualifying race at Sandown, after the race was stopped a lap early due to a hair-raising crash between Todd Hazelwood and Jono Webb.

Sandown 500: Reynolds takes provisional pole as Triple Eight stumbles

David Reynolds has taken provisional pole position at Sandown, while both of the Red Bull Holden Triple Eight cars missed out on the top five for this afternoon’s first qualifying race.

Sandown 500: Caruso leads practice, Penske and T8 tangle

Michael Caruso kept Nissan on top in the final practice at Sandown, while Fabian Coulthard and Shane van Gisbergen came to blows in tricky conditions.

Sandown 500: Penske hits back in final practice

Tony D’Alberto helped DJR Team Penske bounce back from a tough second practice session by topping the third and final session of the day at Sandown.

Sandown 500: Rick Kelly keeps Nissan on top

Nissan Motorsport’s Rick Kelly timed his run to perfection to top a second rain-affected practice session at Sandown.

Sandown 500: Fiore tops first co-driver session

Nissan Motorsport’s Dean Fiore topped a rain-affected opening co-driver session to kick off the Sandown 500 weekend.

LD Motorsport unveils its retro Sandown liveries

Supercars squad LD Motorsport has pulled the covers off a pair of retro liveries ahead of this weekend’s retro-themed Sandown 500.

Retro HRT theme for HSV Racing at Sandown

HSV Racing will look back to the beginning of the team’s association with sponsor Mobil 1 for its second Retro Round livery for the Sandown 500.

GRM unveils Tander, Moffat retro liveries for Sandown

Garry Rogers Motorsport has rolled out two very different retro liveries across its two Commodores for this weekend’s heritage-themed Sandown 500.

HSV Racing pays tribute to Tander title win

HSV Racing has paid tribute to former driver Garth Tander’s 2007 Supercars title win with a retro livery for James Courtney’s Commodore for the Sandown 500.

Covers come off Mostert retro livery

Chaz Mostert’s Prodrive Racing Australia Falcon is the latest to be given a retro treatment ahead of this weekend’s Sandown 500.

Erebus honours Brock with second retro reveal

Erebus Motorsport has completed its Retro Round livery reveals with a Team Brock-inspired colour scheme for David Reynolds’ #9 Commodore.

Erebus goes NASCAR for retro livery

Supercars squad Erebus Motorsport has turned to NASCAR for inspiration for the retro livery that will run on Dale Wood’s Commodore at the Sandown 500 next weekend.

BJR honours Norm Beechey with retro liveries

Brad Jones Racing will honour Australian Touring Car great Norm Beechey with retro liveries across its three cars for the Sandown 500.

Special 50-year Shell livery for DJR Team Penske

DJR Team Penske has rolled out a special retro livery ahead of the Sandown 500 to celebrate half a century of partnership between Dick Johnson Racing and Shell.

Retro livery revealed for de Silvestro Supercar

Nissan Motorsport has completed the reveal of its retro Sandown 500 liveries, with a colour scheme based on the R380 Type II for Simona de Silvestro’s car.

Nissan brings famous Calsonic livery to Supercars

Nissan Motorsport has unveiled another retro round livery, with a play on the famous Calsonic colour scheme for Michael Caruso’s car ahead of the Sandown 500.

Team 18 unveils split retro livery for Sandown

Lee Holdsworth and Karl Reindler will race in a bold split livery at the retro-themed Sandown 500 later this month.