In case you missed it: CrownBet Darwin Triple Crown

  • Virgin Australia Supercars Championship
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  • 23/06/2017
  • By Supercars.com

Darwin was a perfect chance for Supercars teams, drivers and supporters to thaw out from winter around the country.

Supercars.com captured the moments behind the scenes in another memorable weekend for the category.

Something in the water?

Practice 1

Scott McLaughlin kept cool in Darwin to close the championship gap to team-mate Fabian Coulthard.

New lid for Chaz

Chaz Mostert of Supercheap Auto Racing during the CrownBet Darwin Triple Crown,  at the Hidden Valley Raceway, Darwin, Northern Territory, June 16, 2017.

The PRA driver adapted some new art to his helmet for racing in the Northern Territory.

Spotted!

Craig Lowndes of Caltex Racing during the CrownBet Darwin Triple Crown,  at the Hidden Valley Raceway, Darwin, Northern Territory, June 17, 2017.

Supercars snapper Mark Horsburgh didn't quite manage to sneak up on Craig Lowndes for this shot.

Kids these days

during the CrownBet Darwin Triple Crown, in Darwin, Australia, June 15, 2017.

The moment Mark Winterbottom realised his children are more mature than his team-mate...

Look ma, no hands

during the CrownBet Darwin Triple Crown, in Darwin, Australia, June 17, 2017.

SVG was pretty happy to let someone else do the driving for a change.

Going troppo

during the CrownBet Darwin Triple Crown, in Darwin, Australia, June 18, 2017.

Looks like the heat was getting to some drivers in Darwin.

Then the wind changed...

during the CrownBet Darwin Triple Crown, in Darwin, Australia, June 17, 2017.

Another two races, and another two wins for these strange looking blokes.

The crash you didn't see

during the CrownBet Darwin Triple Crown, in Darwin, Australia, June 15, 2017.

No judicial cameras needed here after a run-in between Garth Tander and Nick Percat.

Feeling deflated despite the win

Scott McLaughlin of DJR Team Penske during the CrownBet Darwin Triple Crown,  at the Hidden Valley Raceway, Darwin, Northern Territory, June 18, 2017.

Scott McLaughlin managed to deflate a front tyre while smoking the rears.

Dick meets a fan

The Supercars legend still attracts the big names.

Simona catches up with the locals

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