In case you missed it: Winton SuperSprint

  • 23/05/2017
  • By Supercars.com
  • Virgin Australia Supercars Championship

The Supercars weekend at Winton was all about weather, wildcards and winning.

Supercars.com goes behind the scenes of at the Victorian circuit to add more to the story.

Fast feet

Jamie Whincup of Red Bull Holden Racing Team during the Winton SuperSprint,  at the Winton Motor Raceway, Winton, Victoria, May 20, 2017.

Jamie Whincup says he's desperate for a win, but perhaps he should look at investing in some footwear first?

Rug up

Scott Pye of Walkinshaw Racing during the Winton SuperSprint,  at the Winton Motor Raceway, Winton, Victoria, May 19, 2017.

Is the key to success for Mobil 1 HSV Racing under the hood?

Pace attack

Simona De Silvestro of the Nissan Motorsport during the Winton SuperSprint,  at the Winton Motor Raceway, Winton, Victoria, May 19, 2017.

Australian fast bowler Peter Siddle was treated to a hot lap around Winton by Simona De Silvestro.

Laughing matter

Scott McLaughlin of DJR Team Penske during the Winton SuperSprint,  at the Winton Motor Raceway, Winton, Victoria, May 21, 2017.

A Kiwi, a Frenchman and a Queenslander walk into a bar...

A real monster

Cam Waters of Prodrive Racing Australia during the Winton SuperSprint,  at the Winton Motor Raceway, Winton, Victoria, May 19, 2017.

Cam Waters after he got stuck into the sponsor's product.

Handing over the keys

David Reynolds of Erebus Motorsport V8 during the Winton SuperSprint,  at the Winton Motor Raceway, Winton, Victoria, May 19, 2017.

David Reynolds, Alistair McVean and co-driver Luke Youlden debrief a wet practice session for additional drivers.

Fabulous

Fabian Coulthard of DJR Team Penske during the Winton SuperSprint,  at the Winton Motor Raceway, Winton, Victoria, May 21, 2017.

Fabian Coulthard was all smiles when he left Winton still in the championship lead.

Busted!

Lee Holdsworth of Preston Hire Racing during the Winton SuperSprint,  at the Winton Motor Raceway, Winton, Victoria, May 19, 2017.

Lee Holdsworth was stoked to set a high score on Snake II.

Bright Lights

Jason Bright of Mega Racing during the Winton SuperSprint,  at the Winton Motor Raceway, Winton, Victoria, May 19, 2017.

The co-driver lights were the brightest things on track during a wet Friday practice.

Flying lap

Alex Rullo of Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport during the Winton SuperSprint,  at the Winton Motor Raceway, Winton, Victoria, May 19, 2017.

Alex Rullo redefined what it means to be on a flying lap

Hot headed

Shane van Gisbergen of Red Bull Holden Racing Team during the Winton SuperSprint,  at the Winton Motor Raceway, Winton, Victoria, May 19, 2017.

Reigning champion Shane van Gisbergen looked ready to head to the Antarctic on the opening day at Winton.

Tall tales

Craig Lowndes of Caltex Racing during the Winton SuperSprint,  at the Winton Motor Raceway, Winton, Victoria, May 19, 2017.

Steven Richards regaled TeamVortex members with a story about a fish he caught.

Behind bars

during the Winton SuperSprint, in Winton, Australia, May 21, 2017.

No, CAMS stewards have not finally locked Russell Ingall up.

Sweet Dreams

during the Winton SuperSprint, in Winton, Australia, May 21, 2017.

Not everyone at Prodrive suffers from pre-race nerves.

So hot it's cool

during the Winton SuperSprint, in Winton, Australia, May 19, 2017.

Some dry ice met water outside Prodrive's garage.

Cool shirt

Or not...

 

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