2018 Calendar

  • Rd 1 - Phillip Island, VIC - April 20-22
  • Rd 2 - Winton, VIC - May 18-20
  • Rd 3 - Sydney MS Park, NSW - June 8-10
  • Rd 4 - Queensland Raceway, QLD-Jul 20-22
  • Rd 5 - Tailem Bend (the Bend), SA - Aug 24-26

 

 

 




#17 Troy Stapleton



#17

TEAM/SPONSOR: Newton Motorsport/Petewell Engineering

FROM: Victoria KUMHO V8 DEBUT: 2016

CLASS: Privateer CAR: DJR EF7, Ford Falcon EL

BUILT BY: Dick Johnson Racing

DEBUT: 1996 Sandown 500, Dick Johnson/John Bowe

HIGHLIGHT RESULTS: 1996 AMP Bathurst 1000 Runner-Up (Dick Johnson/John Bowe), 1998 Winton ATCC Round Winner (John Bowe), 1999 Gold Coast V8 Winner (Paul Radisich), 3rd, 1998 Sandown 500 (John Bowe/Cameron McConville)

CAR FAST FACT: This car was the first V8 Supercar ever driven by Jamie Whincup. The future champion was a Formula Ford open wheeler driver when he slid behind the wheel of this car for test laps at Mallala back in 2001.