ON THIS DAY: April 23


Thursday 23rd April, 2020 - 1:00pm


Delve into the archives and rediscover the biggest stories over the past decade which had us talking, and have gone on to help shape our sport.

On this day in 2017 Chaz Mostert was forced to wear a $3000 fine for his celebration burnouts at Phillip Island.

Mostert performed a static burnout in the Turn 1 run off, which was deemed to be against the permitted End of Race Procedure.

Take a trip down memory lane on this day, April 23.

2017: Mostert cops $3,000 fine for victory burnout

Stewards have fined Chaz Mostert $3,000 after his WD-40 Phillip Island 500 Race 6 victory burnout breached regulations.

2015: Pye encouraged by ‘massively improved’ DJR Ford

Scott Pye is confident that DJR Team Penske made strong gains at today’s Ipswich test, but remains cautious over the team’s prospects at Barbagallo.

2013: Erebus testing upgraded AMG V8 at Morgan Park

Maro Engel is today giving Erebus Motorsport’s major pre-Barbagallo engine upgrade a maiden track hit-out at Morgan Park.

2012: New Zealand’s V8 Supercars future no clearer

The V8 Supercars Championship’s future in New Zealand appears no closer to resolution with the category insisting it has multiple options still on the table.

Jamie Whincup of Triple Eight Racing wins race 8 of the Championship and extends his lead during the Hamilton 400, event 04 of the 2010 Australian V8 Supercar Championship Series at the Hamilton City Street Circuit, Hamilton, , April 18, 2010.

2010: Triple 8’s world-standard GC600 line-up

Triple Eight Race Engineering boss Roland Dane says his two co-drivers for the Gold Coast 600 are amongst the best touring car drivers anywhere in the world.

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