The RABBLE.club Sandown 500 imprints a long time since Triple Eight wandered down under, and into Supercars.
Presently the best group in the title’s history, Roland Dane’s outfit has set the standard for the most recent decade specifically.
Its pull of eight drivers’ and groups’ titles and six Bathurst wins has been worked with the two Fords and Holdens, and a few ages of models.
To stamp the turning point, Supercars.com asks you – what is Triple Eight’s most noteworthy Supercars display?
Passage Falcon BA: 2003-06
Races: 99 Wins: 12
The BAs Triple Eight acquired from Briggs Motorsport in 2003 were midfielders, best case scenario, and Ludo Lacroix’s first in-house plans that took after were delicate.
In any case, before the finish of 2006, the Triple Eight BA was sufficient to take the most renowned Bathurst triumph of the cutting edge period and pass up the title by the tightest of edges.
Passage Falcon BF: 2007 and ’08
Races: 74 Wins: 25
A little streamlined update from the BA, the BF demonstrate accomplished the ideal score of two Bathursts from two endeavors, and took Jamie Whincup to his first crown in 2008.
In the BF period, Triple Eight additionally started to spread its wings with clients – Dick Johnson Racing coming back to the best advance of the platform utilizing T8 suspension.
Portage Falcon FG: 2009
Races: 28 Wins: 15
The FG was the principal totally new model homologated with Triple Eight’s info, yet the group’s autos eventually hustled without Ford badging after the maker pull back help.
Whincup won the title in Triple Eight’s single season with the FG, however the auto demonstrated so great it beat the principal T8 Holden the next year in the hands of DJR and James Courtney.
Holden Commodore VE: 2010-12
Races: 84 Wins: 46
Triple Eight’s first Holden appeared with a staggering triumph in Abu Dhabi, before proceeding to score a renowned one-two at Bathurst around the same time.
Whincup barely passed up the 2010 title, however composed that amiss with the following two titles, and a Bathurst triumph in ’12, which remains his latest Great Race triumph.
Holden Commodore VF: 2013-17
Races: 165 Wins: 65
The longest-serving Triple Eight model, the VF rules the race win details, while additionally bragging the 2013, ’14, ’16 and ’17 titles – just passing up a major opportunity to the FG X in ’15.
Bathurst, however, gave blended outcomes to Triple Eight’s VFs, with only one win for the group, scored in 2015, trailed by progress for client equip Tekno Autosporsts the next year.
Holden Commodore ZB: 2018
Races: 23 Wins: 11
The main auto homologated under Triple Eight’s new status as Holden’s manufacturing plant squad, the ZB is likewise the principal hatchback Supercar, based off the new, all-foreign street auto.
It commanded on make a big appearance in Adelaide, creating some excitement over composite boards all the while, and as of now drives the standings with Shane van Gisbergen.