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  1. Volvo News Blog
    Polestar, a Volvo Car Group company, responsible for performance offers and motorsport activities of the group, has decided to not renew the three-year V8 Supercars contract that ends after the current season. ”We have enjoyed a good cooperation with Garry Rogers Motorsport and the championship...
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    McLaughlin takes second spot on leader board Volvo S60 driver Scott McLaughlin’s emphatic clean sweep at Phillip Island on the weekend has propelled him into second place in the 2016 V8 Supercars championship. The 22 year-old Volvo-Wilson Security Racing GRM driver dominated the weekend...
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    Scott McLaughlin claimed his best V8 Supercars weekend of 2015 at his home event in New Zealand, securing pole position and a podium finish for Volvo Polestar Racing. ”To claim pole in New Zealand is amazing and something that I’ll never forget. We have come a long way since the start of the...
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    Volvo Polestar Racing has signed James Moffat for the 2016 V8 Supercars season and beyond to drive the #34 Volvo S60 Polestar V8SC. “At 31 years old I believe that James is in the prime of his career and I am confident that he will be a very worthwhile contributor to my team,” said Garry...
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    The Volvo Polestar Racing duo of Scott McLaughlin and Alexandre Prémat secured pole position and a top-six result in the Gold Coast 600 race weekend. ”Qualifying on pole is a big step in the right direction for us, our qualifying pace is back where it was last year,” said McLaughlin. The first...
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    The V8 Supercars weekend in Perth became a tough one for Volvo Polestar Racing with Scott McLaughlin’s 11th position in the first race as best result. ”The car setup was not quite where we wanted it to be and we had some engine misfire problems,” said McLaughlin. The first race saw McLaughlin...
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    V8 Supercars resumes this weekend with the Perth Supersprint where Scott McLaughlin scored the first official victory for Volvo Polestar Racing last year. The Kiwi is back with a brand new Volvo S60 race car. ”I am really excited about the new car and the track is very special for us as we got...
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    Volvo Polestar Racing driver Scott McLaughlin climbed seven positions in the championship after the V8 Supercars weekend in Tasmania. ”This weekend was about to get some points back and we moved from 20th to 13th position in the championship,” said McLaughlin. After a tough start to the weekend...
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    Scott McLaughlin has unveiled the livery of Volvo Polestar Racing for the 2015 V8 Supercars season.  “The 2014 season with Volvo Polestar Racing was amazing, and the whole team is gearing up for what’s definitely going to be a massive 2015 in V8s – bring it on!” said McLaughlin. The...
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    Scott McLaughlin underlined the strong debut V8 Supercars season for Volvo Polestar Racing in the Sydney 500 season finale weekend where he claimed a podium finish and the 2014 pole position award. ”It has been an amazing year. We met every goal that we set out to achieve this year and I can’t...
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    Scott McLaughlin scored his tenth V8 Supercars podium finish of 2014 in the treacherous conditions of the Sydney 500 season finale. ”It was the worst conditions I have ever driven in regards to vision,” said McLaughlin. The first race was held in dry conditions where McLaughlin climbed two...
  12. Volvo News Blog
    Volvo Polestar Racing driver Scott McLaughlin secured his eighth pole position and a podium finish together with co-driver Alexandre Prémat in the second V8 Supercars race in the Gold Coast 600."I am stoked for the team and stoked to get a surf board, it is one of the coolest trophies you can...
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    Scott McLaughlin heads to the Gold Coast 600 race this weekend seeking redemption after the Bathurst 1000 race where he lost a strong position after a wall visit. ”Gold Coast is one of my favourite events, it is really demanding and hard for the cars. Coming off some great speed at Bathurst, I...
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    Volvo Polestar Racing drivers Scott McLaughlin and Alexandre Prémat fought for a top five position in the Sandown 500 V8 Supercars race today but lost vital time after getting blocked in the pits. "We lost a lot of time in the pits when Alex got held up. It was a shame as the car was really...
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    The first of three V8 Supercars endurance races starts this weekend with the Sandown 500, meaning a completely different format and challenge for Volvo Polestar Racing drivers Scott McLaughlin and Robert Dahlgren. ”The endurance races brings a whole new element to the racing with longer races...
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    Volvo Polestar Racing and Scott McLaughlin turned around a dreadful result in the first two V8 Supercars races at Sydney Motorsport Park to achieve a hard-fought victory in the third and final race on Sunday. “The car was awesome and I can’t thank the team enough. I am a bit overwhelmed that we...
  17. Volvo News Blog
    Sydney Motorsport Park saw the first official appearance on track of the Volvo S60 V8 Supercar back in February, and this weekend marks the return of the team to the track for the Sydney 400. The Volvo Polestar Racing drivers head to the race strengthened after a successful test day at Winton...
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