Van Gisbergen fastest in the race 2 at Townsville
Holden driver Shane van Gisbergen is the winner of the V8 Supercars Championship race 2 at Townswille street circuit.
Mark Winterbottom had a pole a position and relatively comfortable lead until the lap 30 when safety car was deployed after Kurt Kostecki’s crash. When the race was restarted, Shane van Gisbergen took the lead in lap 39 after nice criss-cross maneuver.
The reigning champion did everything he can to retake the lead, but van Gisbergen was very fast and confident. At the end, he scored his third win this year while Winterbottom in the finish dropped to third after James Courtney overtook him after last corner.