Corona, Calif. (December 23, 2014)
Australian V8 Supercar Championship
Jamie Whincup Claims Record Sixth Title Sydney, Australia (December 7, 2014) – Jamie Whincup enjoyed a record season with the Australian V8 Supercar Championship by claiming his sixth series title. He claimed the unprecedented win in his Red Bull Racing Eibach Springs entry with strong runs in the final events, which were held at Sydney Motorsport Park. After winning during the opening round, Whincup finished fourth in the finale to claim the championship by his biggest margin ever. Eibach swept six of the top ten positions in the final series standings.
Team Audi Sweeps Podium at Phillip Island Victoria, Australia (November 29, 2014) – Steven McLaughlan celebrated his second win in a row in the Island Magic race in Australia. One year ago, the Australian had won the non-championship event at the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit in his newly-acquired Audi. This year, he shared his Eibach Springs Audi R8 LMS ultra with Briton James Winslow. McLaughlan came home third behind fellow Audi driver, Peter Fitzgerald, in the first heat; Winslow won the second heat ahead of Fitzgerald. In the main race, the Victorian Tourist Trophy, McLaughlan/Winslow celebrated overall victory by a margin of 12.376 seconds. Another Audi driver completed the podium as Peter Fitzgerald finished third.
Dunlop V8 Supercar Australian Champion Series
Paul Dumbrell Takes a Win and a Championship in Finale Sydney, Australia (December 7, 2014) – After tying the record for the most consecutive wins in the history of Dunlop V8 Supercar Australian Champion Series competition with his fourth straight triumph in the opening round, Paul Dumbrell battled past bad luck in the final event to claim the title. The championship marked the second of his career in his Eggleston Motor Sport entry. Five Eibach racers finished in the top ten in the final points.
Best in the Desert (BITD) Class 11
Banning Motorsports Snares Class 11 Title Henderson, Nevada (December 7, 2014) – Banning Motorsports put a wrap on their 2014 Best in the Desert (BITD) Class 11 championship run by entering the final series event: the Henderson 250. Steve and Hayden Melton’s outing started on a frustrating note with mechanical issues that forced the car pit side at the drop of the green flag. The team worked feverishly on the #1178 Eibach Springs entry to get it back on track. They would luckily be able to rebound to clinch the title, which marked the fourth for Banning Motorsports in the past five years.
Audi R8 LMS Cup
Alex Yoong Takes Win and Audi R8 LMS Cup Title at Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi (December 14, 2014) – In a thrilling finish to an exciting 2014 season, Alex Yoong won the finale at Abu Dhabi to score the 2014 Audi R8 LMS Cup. He held off a hard-charging André Couto to score the win and the championship in his Eibach Springs #8 Team Audi entry. Yoong claimed five wins along the way.
Super Late Model
Tony Jackson Jr. Trots to Turkey Bowl Triumph Springfield, MO (November 29, 2014) – Tony Jackson Jr. took control from race leader, Will Vaught, in lap traffic just past the halfway mark en route to the $2,000 victory at Springfield Raceway during the annual Turkey Bowl. The victory marked the seventh of the season for the pilot of the Eibach Springs #56 RLB Financial/Club 29 Super Late Model.