The 2018 ITM Auckland SuperSprint was a motor racing event for Supercars, held on the weekend of 2 to 4 November 2018. The event was held at Pukekohe Park Raceway near Pukekohe, New Zealand, and consisted of two races, 200 kilometres in length. It was the 15th event of sixteen in the 2017 Supercars Championship and hosted races 28 and 29 of the season. It was the thirteenth running of the Auckland SuperSprint.

Report

Practice

Practice summary
Session Day Fastest lap
No. Driver Team Car Time
P1 Friday 17 New Zealand Scott McLaughlin DJR Team Penske Ford Falcon (FG X) 1:03.1150
P2 Friday 1 Australia Jamie Whincup Triple Eight Race Engineering Holden Commodore (ZB) 1:02.6575
P3 Saturday 55 Australia Chaz Mostert Tickford Racing Ford Falcon (FG X) 1:10.3494

Race 28

Qualifying

Pos No Driver Team Vehicle Time Grid
1 17 New Zealand Scott McLaughlin DJR Team Penske Ford Falcon (FG X) 1:02.5708 1
2 97 New Zealand Shane van Gisbergen Triple Eight Race Engineering Holden Commodore (ZB) 1:02.6880 2
3 9 Australia David Reynolds Erebus Motorsport Holden Commodore (ZB) 1:02.8110 3
4 55 Australia Chaz Mostert Tickford Racing Ford Falcon (FG X) 1:02.9312 4
5 1 Australia Jamie Whincup Triple Eight Race Engineering Holden Commodore (ZB) 1:02.9870 5
6 8 Australia Nick Percat Brad Jones Racing Holden Commodore (ZB) 1:02.9996 6
7 14 Australia Tim Slade Brad Jones Racing Holden Commodore (ZB) 1:03.0003 7
8 6 Australia Cameron Waters Tickford Racing Ford Falcon (FG X) 1:03.0482 8
9 15 Australia Rick Kelly Nissan Motorsport Nissan Altima (L33) 1:03.0848 9
10 99 Australia Anton de Pasquale Erebus Motorsport Holden Commodore (ZB) 1:03.1172 10
11 7 New Zealand Andre Heimgartner Nissan Motorsport Nissan Altima (L33) 1:03.1510 11
12 56 New Zealand Richie Stanaway Tickford Racing Ford Falcon (FG X) 1:03.1612 12
13 18 Australia Lee Holdsworth Team 18 Holden Commodore (ZB) 1:03.1622 13
14 5 Australia Mark Winterbottom Tickford Racing Ford Falcon (FG X) 1:03.1907 14
15 25 Australia James Courtney Walkinshaw Andretti United Holden Commodore (ZB) 1:03.2107 15
16 2 Australia Scott Pye Walkinshaw Andretti United Holden Commodore (ZB) 1:03.2199 16
17 23 Australia Michael Caruso Nissan Motorsport Nissan Altima (L33) 1:03.3233 17
18 888 Australia Craig Lowndes Triple Eight Race Engineering Holden Commodore (ZB) 1:03.3532 18
19 12 New Zealand Fabian Coulthard DJR Team Penske Ford Falcon (FG X) 1:03.4380 19
20 33 Australia Garth Tander Garry Rogers Motorsport Holden Commodore (ZB) 1:03.4982 20
21 19 Australia Jack Le Brocq Tekno Autosports Holden Commodore (ZB) 1:02.9870 21
22 230 Australia Will Davison 23Red Racing Ford Falcon (FG X) 1:03.5281 22
23 21 Australia Tim Blanchard Tim Blanchard Racing Holden Commodore (ZB) 1:03.5733 23
24 34 Australia James Golding Garry Rogers Motorsport Holden Commodore (ZB) 1:03.5979 24
25 35 Australia Todd Hazelwood Matt Stone Racing Holden Commodore (VF) 1:03.6413 25
26 78 Switzerland Simona de Silvestro Nissan Motorsport Nissan Altima (L33) 1:03.6477 26
Source(s):[1]

References

Supercars Championship
Previous race:
2018 Gold Coast 600
2018 Supercars Championship Next race:
2018 Newcastle 500
Previous year:
2017 Auckland SuperSprint
Auckland SuperSprint Next year:
2019 Auckland SuperSprint