Sandown (2016)

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16 Sep - 18 Sep
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Tander: Sandown win a show of Walkinshaw strength

Garth Tander says today’s Sandown 500 victory shows that the Walkinshaw Racing organisation “hasn’t dropped its lip” in the wake of the Holden sponsorship decision.

Sandown 500: Tander breaks 72-race winless streak

Garth Tander broke a 72-race drought to win a thrilling, rain-affected Sandown 500 alongside Warren Luff.

Golding: I was trying to stay alive

James Golding has described the frightening crash that red-flagged the Sandown 500, and left the #34 out of the race.

Massive Golding crash halts Sandown 500

The Sandown 500 has been red-flagged after Volvo GRM driver James Golding hit the wall hard towards the end of the back straight.

Sandown 500: Coulthard tops damp warm-up

DJR Team Penske’s Fabian Coulthard topped a damp 20-minute warm-up for the Sandown 500.

Sandown 500 will be 'all over the place', says Whincup

Wet weather will lead to today’s Sandown 500 being ‘all over the place’, according to pole-sitter Jamie Whincup.

Sandown 500: Whincup bags pole with qualifying race win

Jamie Whincup and Paul Dumbrell will start the Sandown 500 from pole position, after Whincup took a controlled, but not dominant, second qualifying race win over Garth Tander.

Sandown 500: Dumbrell dominates first qualifying race

Paul Dumbrell dominated the co-driver qualifying race for the Sandown 500, handing Jamie Whincup pole position for the second qualifying race this afternoon.

Sandown 500: Mostert grabs provisional pole

Prodrive Racing Australia’s Chaz Mostert left it late to nab provisional pole position for the Sandown 500.

Sandown 500: Whincup edges McLaughlin in final practice

Jamie Whincup put a Red Bull-backed Triple Eight car on top for the first time this weekend, leading the way in the fourth and final practice session for the Sandown 500 by just 0.0002s.

Sandown secures new three-year Supercars deal

Sandown Raceway will continue to host Supercars until 2019, thanks to a fresh deal between the series and the Melbourne Racing Club.

Sandown 500: D’Alberto and Penske finish Friday fastest

DJR Team Penske’s Tony D’Alberto finished the third and final Friday practice session for the Sandown 500 fastest in the #17 Ford.

Sandown 500: Richards puts Triple Eight on top

Triple Eight driver Steve Richards emerged as fastest of the co-drivers in the second practice session for the Sandown 500.

Sandown 500: Coulthard fastest in opening practice

DJR Team Penske driver Fabian Coulthard topped today’s opening practice session for the Sandown 500.

GRM unveils retro livery for Sandown 500

Garry Rogers Motorsport has unveiled its retro livery for this weekend's heritage-themed Sandown 500 round of the Supercars series.

Brad Jones Racing reveals retro look

Brad Jones Racing has revealed two retro liveries it will run at the upcoming Sandown 500.

Prodrive reveals first retro livery

Prodrive Racing Australia has pulled the covers off its first retro livery ahead of the heritage-themed Sandown 500.

Penrite floats Reynolds retro concept

Penrite Oil, primary sponsor of David Reynolds’s Erebus Supercar, has revealed one of the concept liveries it considered for the Sandown 500 ‘Heritage Round’.

Stanaway cleared for Sandown Supercars start

Richie Stanaway has been formally cleared by Aston Martin Racing to start the Sandown 500 in the Super Black Ford.

McConville “sharp” ahead of Supercars race return

Veteran Supercars driver Cameron McConville says he will be “relatively sharp” when he makes his comeback to the category at the Sandown 500 next month.