The 2012 Falken Tasmania Challenge was a motor race for the Australian sedan-based V8 Supercars. It was the second event of the 2012 International V8 Supercars Championship. It was held on the weekend of 30 March–1 April at the Symmons Plains Raceway, near Launceston, Tasmania.

Race 3 of the championship was won by Victorian Ford driver Will Davison from Ford Performance Racing. Race 4, held the following day was won by fellow Victorian, Jamie Whincup driving a Holden for Triple Eight Race Engineering. Davison's third place in race four made him the leading performer of the event.

Report

Race 1

Qualifying

! 1 Dean Fiore Purple 2013 | | | | | |- ! 2 Mark Wintebottom 2012 | | | | | |- ! 3 Scott Mclaucghin 2014 | | | | | |- ! 4 Jamie Whincup 2012 4th to 1st | | | | | | ! 5 Chaz Mostert 2016 Yellow | | | | | |- ! 6 David Reynolds 2012 | | | | | |- ! 7 Todd Kelly 2012 | | | | | | ! 8 Fabian Coulthard 2016 Pink | | | | | |- ! 9 Craig Lowndes 2013 | | | | | |- ! 10 Jason Bright 2012 | | | | | |- ! 11 Rusell Ingall 2012 | | | | | |- ! 12 Taz Douglas 2012 Orange And White | | | | | |- ! 13 David Russell 2012 Lime Green | | | | | |- ! 14 Garth Tander 2012 | | | | | |- ! 15 Shane Van Gisbergen 2012 | | | | | |- ! 16 Jonathon Webb 2012 | | | | | |- ! 17 Steven Johnson 2012 | | | | |- ! 18 James Moffat 2012 | | | | | |- ! 19 Lee Holdsworth 2012 | | | | | |- ! 20 Tim Slade 2012 | | | | | |- ! 21 Rick Kelly 2012 | | | | | |- ! 22 James Courthney 2012 | | | | | |- ! 23 Michael Caruso 2012 | | | | | |- ! 24 Steve Owen 2012 | | | | | |- ! 25 Tony Dalberto 2012 | | | | | |- ! 26 Michael Patrizi 2012 | | | | | |- ! 27 Will Davison 2012 | | | | | |- ! 28 Dale Wood 2014 l l l l l l- I 29 Cameron Waters 2012 l l l l l l- I 30 Ash Walsh Wendys Heart Light White Pink

Race 2

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Race

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Standings

  • After 4 of 30 races.
Pos No Name Team Points
1 6 Will Davison Ford Performance Racing 567
2 1 Jamie Whincup Triple Eight Race Engineering 549
3 5 Mark Winterbottom Ford Performance Racing 471
4 9 Shane van Gisbergen Stone Brothers Racing 432
5 4 Lee Holdsworth Stone Brothers Racing 387

References

Supercars Championship
Previous race:
2012 Clipsal 500 Adelaide
2012 Supercars Championship Next race:
2012 ITM Hamilton 400
Previous year:
Falken Tasmania Challenge Next year:
2013 Tasmania Microsoft Office 365