POLL: Who will win the 2016 V8 Supercars title?

Monday 29th February, 2016 - 12:28pm


Reigning champion Mark Winterbottom

Reigning champion Mark Winterbottom. pic: AJ Pearson Photography

The V8 Supercars Championship is about to fire into action for another season with the 26-car field prepared for battle.

With liveries uncovered, cars tested and a host of driver and crew changes over the off-season, the field is set to launch the first competitive shots of 2016 at the signature Clipsal 500 this weekend.

For the first time since 2011, six-times V8 Supercars champion Jamie Whincup will revert to using #88 on his Triple Eight entry.

The honour of wearing #1 sees Mark Winterbottom defend his maiden crown in the Bottle-O Prodrive Racing Australia Falcon.

Will the title come down to a straight fight between Winterbottom and Whincup?

Or will another contender, such as new Red Bull signing Shane van Gisbergen or Winterbottom’s returning team-mate Chaz Mostert, step up?

Who will be triumphant and claim the 2016 V8 Supercars Championship trophy?

Cast your vote below in this week’s Pirtek Poll.

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