Weekend in review – October 22

by Samarth Kanal on 22nd October 2018

Highlights from NASCAR, Australian Supercars, Super GT, the TCR Europe, NASCAR Euro Series and VLN Endurance finales, and a stock car thundering around Surfers Paradise


Kansas: Chase Elliott wins his second playoff race, holding off Kyle Busch by less than a second at Kansas Speedway.


Gold Coast 600, race one: Chaz Mostert and James Moffat win the first race of the Gold Coast round as Shane van Gisbergen gets a drive-through penalty for an unsafe release. Race two was rained off.

Super GT

Autopolis: Jenson Button loses the championship lead as Nick Cassidy and Ryo Hirakawa benefit from team orders to win the penultimate Super GT round.

TCR Europe

Barcelona: Mike Halder wins the TCR Europe finale as Mikel Azcona seals the title with eighth place.

VLN Endurance Championship

Nürburgring: The final round of the 2018 VLN Endurance Championship goes to Klaus Bachler and Martin Ragginger in the Falken Porsche.

NASCAR in Australia

Gold Coast NASCAR demonstration: Scott McLaughlin drives Joey Logano's no22 Team Penske Ford NASCAR stock car around Surfers Paradise.

More: Watch this weekend's live racing streams – Oct 20-21 


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