The 2017 Vodafone Gold Coast 600 was a motor racing event for the Supercars Championship, held on the weekend of 20 to 22 October 2017. The event was held at the Gold Coast Street Circuit in Surfers Paradise, Queensland and consisted of two races, 300 kilometres in length. It is the twelfth event of fourteen in the 2017 Supercars Championship and hosted Races 21 and 22 of the season.[1]

Background

Driver changes

Ashley Walsh, having withdrawn from the Bathurst 1000 due to injury, was again replaced by Andre Heimgartner.[2]

Results

Race 21

Race
Pos No. Driver Team Car Laps Time / Retired Grid Points
1 55 Australia Chaz Mostert
Australia Steve Owen
Rod Nash Racing Ford FG X Falcon 94 2:18:28.8454 1 150
2 6 Australia Cameron Waters
New Zealand Richie Stanaway
Prodrive Racing Australia Ford FG X Falcon 94 +2.4917 14 138
3 14 Australia Tim Slade
New Zealand Andre Heimgartner
Brad Jones Racing Holden VF Commodore 94 +5.5391 3 129
4 97 New Zealand Shane van Gisbergen
Australia Matthew Campbell
Triple Eight Race Engineering Holden VF Commodore 94 +7.0041 7 120
5 23 Australia Michael Caruso
Australia Dean Fiore
Nissan Motorsport Nissan L33 Altima 94 +21.2713 4 111
6 88 Australia Jamie Whincup
Australia Paul Dumbrell
Triple Eight Race Engineering Holden VF Commodore 94 +26.8865 2 102
7 888 Australia Craig Lowndes
New Zealand Steven Richards
Triple Eight Race Engineering Holden VF Commodore 94 +28.2675 11 96
8 5 Australia Mark Winterbottom
Australia Dean Canto
Prodrive Racing Australia Ford FG X Falcon 94 +43.3660 8 90
9 56 Australia Jason Bright
Australia Garry Jacobson
Britek Motorsport Ford FG X Falcon 94 +47.5501 22 84
10 15 Australia Rick Kelly
Australia David Wall
Nissan Motorsport Nissan L33 Altima 94 +48.7764 5 78
11 02 Australia Scott Pye
Australia Warren Luff
Walkinshaw Racing Holden VF Commodore 94 +49.1463 13 72
12 17 New Zealand Scott McLaughlin
France Alexandre Prémat
DJR Team Penske Ford FG X Falcon 94 +50.0481 12 69
13 33 Australia Garth Tander
Australia James Golding
Garry Rogers Motorsport Holden VF Commodore 94 +51.3217 15 66
14 22 Australia James Courtney
Australia Jack Perkins
Walkinshaw Racing Holden VF Commodore 94 +51.7119 18 63
15 21 Australia Tim Blanchard
Australia Todd Hazelwood
Tim Blanchard Racing Holden VF Commodore 94 +1:00.3189 20 60
16 78 Switzerland Simona de Silvestro
Australia David Russell
Nissan Motorsport Nissan L33 Altima 94 +1:00.3282 21 57
17 9 Australia David Reynolds
Australia Luke Youlden
Erebus Motorsport Holden VF Commodore 94 +1:00.6666 23 54
18 34 Australia James Moffat
Australia Richard Muscat
Garry Rogers Motorsport Holden VF Commodore 94 +1:02.6658 19 51
19 12 New Zealand Fabian Coulthard
Australia Tony D'Alberto
DJR Team Penske Ford FG X Falcon 94 +1:02.9277 16 48
20 19 Australia Will Davison
Australia Jonathon Webb
Tekno Autosports Holden VF Commodore 94 +1:05.5635 17 45
21 8 Australia Nick Percat
Australia Macauley Jones
Brad Jones Racing Holden VF Commodore 94 +1:14.1453 6 42
22 99 Australia Dale Wood
New Zealand Chris Pither
Erebus Motorsport Holden VF Commodore 94 +1:29.5462 24 39
23 62 Australia Alex Rullo
Australia Alex Davison
Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport Holden VF Commodore 92 +2 Laps 25 36
Ret 18 Australia Lee Holdsworth
Australia Karl Reindler
Team 18 Holden VF Commodore 58 10
Ret 3 Australia Aaren Russell
Australia Taz Douglas
Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport Holden VF Commodore 48 Suspension 26
Ret 7 Australia Todd Kelly
Australia Jack Le Brocq
Nissan Motorsport Nissan L33 Altima 45 Accident 9
Source:[3]

Race 22

Race
Pos No. Driver Team Car Laps Time / Retired Grid Points
1 17 New Zealand Scott McLaughlin
France Alexandre Prémat
DJR Team Penske Ford FG X Falcon 102 2:05:17.3923 13 150
2 88 Australia Jamie Whincup
Australia Paul Dumbrell
Triple Eight Race Engineering Holden VF Commodore 102 +1.4752 2 138
3 97 New Zealand Shane van Gisbergen
Australia Matthew Campbell
Triple Eight Race Engineering Holden VF Commodore 102 +2.5170 1 129
4 888 Australia Craig Lowndes
New Zealand Steven Richards
Triple Eight Race Engineering Holden VF Commodore 102 +21.0491 3 120
5 5 Australia Mark Winterbottom
Australia Dean Canto
Prodrive Racing Australia Ford FG X Falcon 102 +25.8166 8 111
6 22 Australia James Courtney
Australia Jack Perkins
Walkinshaw Racing Holden VF Commodore 102 +28.4384 4 102
7 55 Australia Chaz Mostert
Australia Steve Owen
Rod Nash Racing Ford FG X Falcon 102 +31.4406 5 96
8 18 Australia Lee Holdsworth
Australia Karl Reindler
Team 18 Holden VF Commodore 102 +31.5831 10 90
9 12 New Zealand Fabian Coulthard
Australia Tony D'Alberto
DJR Team Penske Ford FG X Falcon 102 +31.9998 22 84
10 8 Australia Nick Percat
Australia Macauley Jones
Brad Jones Racing Holden VF Commodore 102 +44.5535 14 78
11 15 Australia Rick Kelly
Australia David Wall
Nissan Motorsport Nissan L33 Altima 102 +52.5616 11 72
12 7 Australia Todd Kelly
Australia Jack Le Brocq
Nissan Motorsport Nissan L33 Altima 102 +53.5113 15 69
13 02 Australia Scott Pye
Australia Warren Luff
Walkinshaw Racing Holden VF Commodore 102 +1:01.1286 17 66
14 19 Australia Will Davison
Australia Jonathon Webb
Tekno Autosports Holden VF Commodore 102 +1:02.2540 18 63
15 23 Australia Michael Caruso
Australia Dean Fiore
Nissan Motorsport Nissan L33 Altima 102 +1:09.9655 9 60
16 56 Australia Jason Bright
Australia Garry Jacobson
Britek Motorsport Ford FG X Falcon 101 +1 Lap 16 57
17 33 Australia Garth Tander
Australia James Golding
Garry Rogers Motorsport Holden VF Commodore 101 +1 Lap 21 54
18 99 Australia Dale Wood
New Zealand Chris Pither
Erebus Motorsport Holden VF Commodore 101 +1 Lap 19 51
19 34 Australia James Moffat
Australia Richard Muscat
Garry Rogers Motorsport Holden VF Commodore 101 +1 Lap 20 48
20 21 Australia Tim Blanchard
Australia Todd Hazelwood
Tim Blanchard Racing Holden VF Commodore 101 +1 Lap 24 45
21 6 Australia Cameron Waters
New Zealand Richie Stanaway
Prodrive Racing Australia Ford FG X Falcon 100 +2 Laps 7 42
22 14 Australia Tim Slade
New Zealand Andre Heimgartner
Brad Jones Racing Holden VF Commodore 85 +17 Laps 12 39
23 78 Switzerland Simona de Silvestro
Australia David Russell
Nissan Motorsport Nissan L33 Altima 85 +17 Laps 26 36
Ret 62 Australia Alex Rullo
Australia Alex Davison
Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport Holden VF Commodore 20 25
Ret 9 Australia David Reynolds
Australia Luke Youlden
Erebus Motorsport Holden VF Commodore 15 6
Ret 3 Australia Aaren Russell
Australia Taz Douglas
Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport Holden VF Commodore 8 23
Source:[4]

References

  1. ^ "2017 Vodafone Gold Coast 600 Schedule & Results - Supercars". Supercars.com. Retrieved 11 November 2017.
  2. ^ "Heimgartner to partner Slade at GC600 - Speedcafe". Speedcafe.com. Retrieved 11 November 2017.
  3. ^ "Race 21 - Supercars". Supercars.com. Retrieved 11 November 2017.
  4. ^ "Race 22 - Supercars". Supercars.com. Retrieved 11 November 2017.
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2017 Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000
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2017 ITM Auckland SuperSprint
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2016 Castrol Gold Coast 600
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