In case you missed it: Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint

  • Virgin Australia Supercars Championship
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  • 11/04/2017
  • By Supercars.com

The talk of Tasmania was the 12-car pile-up in Saturday's race while Shell V-Power Racing continued its impressive form, claiming a 1-2 on Sunday.

Supercars.com takes you behind the scenes of a race weekend that will be talked about for a long time.

Good chat

Fabian Coulthard of DJR Team Penske during the Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint,  at the Symmons Plains Raceway, Launceston, Tasmania, April 08, 2017.

Fabian Coulthard, Phil Keed, Michael Caruso, Lee Holdsworth, Charlie Schwerkolt and Russell Ingall compare notes under the red flag.

Wide as plates

Scott McLaughlin of DJR Team Penske during the Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint,  at the Symmons Plains Raceway, Launceston, Tasmania, April 08, 2017.

Scott must have seen the repair bill across the field.

Blue steel

James Courtney of Walkinshaw Racing during the Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint,  at the Symmons Plains Raceway, Launceston, Tasmania, April 07, 2017.

James Courtney was caught striking a pose...

James Courtney of Walkinshaw Racing during the Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint,  at the Symmons Plains Raceway, Launceston, Tasmania, April 09, 2017.

Then tried to get revenge on the paparazzi.

New lid, new lights

Chaz Mostert of Supercheap Auto Racing during the Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint,  at the Symmons Plains Raceway, Launceston, Tasmania, April 09, 2017.

Chaz Mostert's new helmet has some fancy tricks.

Hard work

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It's not just crews and drivers who work hard.

Passing on tips

Shane van Gisbergen of Red Bull Holden Racing Team during the Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint,  at the Symmons Plains Raceway, Launceston, Tasmania, April 08, 2017.

Wonder what was being said here...

Pesky punters

during the Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint, in Launceston, Australia, April 08, 2017.

Moff took the fan signing session too literally.

In the mist

during the Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint, in Launceston, Australia, April 07, 2017.

Friday's early racing plans were halted by the fog. So were some PR opportunities.

Tassie Trek

during the Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint, in Launceston, Australia, April 08, 2017.

Taz Douglas and James Courtney reinterpret the famous Overland Track for themselves.

Wrecking yard

during the Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint, in Launceston, Australia, April 08, 2017.

during the Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint, in Launceston, Australia, April 08, 2017.

Saturday night was the chance to pick up a few cheap spares.

Watch your back

@laralowndes always thankful for your help & support but didn't know @markskaife was a stalker 😂😳

A post shared by Craig Lowndes (@craiglowndes888) on

Craig Lowndes may have two admirers in this pic.

Make it rain!

Chaz's little trick didn't quite go to plan.

Jetsetter

Anti-social media

The BJR truck looks like a place for a decent chin-wag.

Lucky Lee?

Holdsworth finally had a change of fortune.

Off to a flying start

Survived, heading into town now to purchase some new undies

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Todd Kelly's zipline was probably the smoothest part of this weekend.

Lucky snap

Say no more.

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