Whatâ€™s the perfect place for ex-V8 Supercars to continue their long and successful lives after completing the V8 Supercars Championship and Development Series? You guessed it.
Maurie Pickering of Finance Ezi Racing is getting ready for a serious showdown this weekend at Round 6 of the Kumho Tyres Australian V8 Touring Car Series at Sandown. Driving Finance Ezi Racingâ€™s number 10 Ford, Maurie will be competing alongside fellow Gold Coast driver, Shae Davies, who is a hot favourite to claim the winning title. Needless to say, Maurie is looking forward to getting back on the tracks and kicking up some serious speed.
The Kumho Tyres Australian V8 Touring Car Series is undoubtedly the ultimate event for a variety of drivers and is guaranteed to be an action-packed few days. Every car in the field has significant history and not only will you see young drivers getting behind the wheel, youâ€™ll also find veterans and businessmen racers who all share a mutual passion for these power cars. Many of these are even run in the same colours as carried by some of the biggest stars in V8 Supercar racing.
If you canâ€™t get down to the tracks, make sure you tune into Speedweek or watch live footage of the series online. Hereâ€™s to the weekend!