V8 Supercars driver Craig Lowndes wins the WD-40 Phillip Island SuperSprint |

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Published on November 22nd, 2015 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez

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V8 Supercars driver Craig Lowndes wins the WD-40 Phillip Island SuperSprint

V8 SUPERCAR CHAMPIONSHIP PHILLIP ISLAND

Craig Lowndes earned maximum points today at the WD-40 Phillip Island SuperSprint with a clean and quick race. Lowndes lost ground to Championship leader Mark Winterbottom from the start of the 200km race however with a good driver strategy he soon got to the front of the pack after the two required pit stops. Lowndes won by 1.97 seconds over Volvo’s Scott McLaughlin and taking his 11th career win at Phillip Island.

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Now, the pressure’s on Winterbottom to take his first title, with a 179-point lead over Lowndes. Three-hundred points will be handed out in Sydney.

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Two Nissans had a strong run with Todd and Rick Kelly fifth and sixth in the order.

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Championship Results, Race 33, 2015 V8 Supercars Championship

1 888 Craig Lowndes  Red Bull Racing Australia 2  + 1  45 1h 12:25.3710 150

2 33 Scott McLaughlin  Wilson Security Racing GRM 4  + 2  45 1h 12:27.3413 138

3 1 Jamie Whincup  Red Bull Racing Australia 3  – 0  45 1h 12:37.9824 129

4 5 Mark Winterbottom  Pepsi Max Crew 1  – 3  45 1h 12:38.2640 120

5 7 Todd Kelly  Nissan Motorsport 10  + 5  45 1h 12:54.0576 111

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6 15 Rick Kelly  Nissan Motorsport 7  + 1  45 1h 12:54.9030 102

7 97 Shane van Gisbergen  Team Darrell Lea STIX 9  + 2  45 1h 12:55.7603 96

8 99 James Moffat  Nissan Motorsport 11  + 3  45 1h 12:56.4077 90

9 2 Garth Tander  Holden Racing Team 15  + 6  45 1h 13:4.8286 84

10 55 David Reynolds  The Bottle-O Racing Team 8  – 2  45 1h 13:5.2100 78

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11 14 Fabian Coulthard  Freightliner Racing 19  + 8  45 1h 13:9.6270 72

12 9 Will Davison  Erebus Motorsport V8 16  + 4  45 1h 13:10.1523 69

13 22 James Courtney  Holden Racing Team 17  + 4  45 1h 13:11.6836 66

14 17 Scott Pye  DJR Team Penske 5  – 9  45 1h 13:12.9650 63

15 34 David Wall  Wilson Security Racing GRM 23  + 8  45 1h 13:22.3174 60

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16 3 Tim Blanchard  Team Cooldrive 25  + 9  45 1h 13:24.6250 57

17 47 Tim Slade  Supercheap Auto Racing 14  – 3  45 1h 13:25.8440 54

18 4 Dean Canto  Erebus Motorsport V8 22  + 4  45 1h 13:29.5483 51

19 111 Chris Pither  Super Black Racing 21  + 2  45 1h 13:30.6850 48

20 6 Cameron Waters  Pepsi Max Crew 13  – 7  45 1h 13:31.1320 45

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21 222 Paul Dumbrell  Repair Management Australia Racing 24  + 3  45 1h 13:36.3540 42

22 23 Michael Caruso  Nissan Motorsport 6  -16  45 1h 13:51.9070 39

23 8 Jason Bright  Team BOC 20  – 3  44 1h 12:30.8174 36

24 21 Dale Wood  GB Galvanizing Racing 12  -12  43 1h 12:36.2095 33

DNF 18 Lee Holdsworth  Preston Hire Racing 18  – 7  0 –  0

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