In case you missed it: Pukekohe

  • Virgin Australia Supercars Championship
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  • 08/11/2017
  • By Supercars.com

We start with a lesson on good and bad air at Pukekohe, with Shell V-Power Racing pair Scott McLaughlin and Fabian Coulthard.

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Rain was the big talking point on Saturday, even if we did end up with a dry race. A big crowd defied the weather to roll in, anyway.

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Mark Winterbottom and his crew kept dry inside Pukekohe's new garages.

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James Courtney took to high ground to ensure he was flood resistant. 

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Triple Eight found a different way to try to avoid ending up with a Wet Bull.

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And we're not sure if Chaz Mostert was doing a weather dance or giving it a bit of jazz hands.

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The rain soon cleared, though, which was good news for Nissan's synchronised autograph team.

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Either way, Craig Lowndes was excited to be back at Pukekohe.

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Or perhaps he'd just seen David Reynolds' latest fashion trend, which is a bit socks-and-sandles.

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Or Scott Pye just about nailing the gap between the pair of Dunlop signs.

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Shane van Gisbergen showed off his own precision driving after winning the Saturday race...

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... which did give the Red Bull HRT some extra work overnight.

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Jamie Whincup couldn't match team-mate van Gisbergen's burnouts, but did leave as a two-time winner of the Jason Richards Trophy.

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Presented by Dave and Pauline Richards, who made an emotional but popular return to a Supercars event.

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