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TRACK TIMES

Friday 5th May

12:00-12:45 – Practice One

14:35-15:20 – Practice Two

Saturday 6th May

9:15-10:00 – Practice Three

11:55-12:10 – Qualifying

14:45-15:45 – Race Seven – 120kms / 50 Laps

Sunday 7th May

10:55-11:15 – Qualifying

14:15-15:45 – Race Eight - 200kms / 83 Laps

 

FAST FACTS

- Track Length – 2.42km // Direction – Clockwise // Average Speed – 157km/h // Top Speed – 252km/h

- Qualifying Lap Record – 54.9898s Jamie Whincup, Triple Eight Race Engineering, 2011, Holden Commodore VE II

- Race Lap Record – 55.9440s Jason Bright, PWR Racing, 2004, Holden Commodore VY

 

- Of the 46 VASC races held at Barbagallo since 2000, the safety car has appeared in exactly half of them – 23.

- Last year Tim was 12th on points for the weekend, it was his best Perth result since his 2012 run with SBR.

- Brad Jones drove for the team in Perth every year between 2000 – 2007. Brad also raced at Barbagallo in the 1989 ATCC round – driving a Sierra for Peter Brock’s team, he finished sixth.

- Saturday’s race will be Tim’s 20th Supercars race at Barbagallo. He has a good track record here, finishing all 19 races he has started.

 

MEET TIM

Wednesday 3rd May

17:30-18:30 – Big Boys Toys Event @ Daimler Trucks Perth, 5 Ulm Place

Thursday 4th May

13:00-14:00 – Supercars Autograph Session @ Forrest Place, Perth CBD

Friday 5th May

10:10-10:25 – Autograph Session @ Harley Davidson in Merchandise Alley

Saturday 6th May

10:30-10:45 – Autograph Session @ Freightliner Racing Stand in Merchandise Alley

Sunday 7th May

9:00-9:30 – Autograph Session @ Freightliner Racing Stand in Merchandise Alley

 

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Published: 01 May 2017.

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