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Brad Jones Racing made their Supercars debut at Phillip Island in 2000. Fast forward 18 years, and they return for their 250th Supercars Championship Round - a huge milestone for the team.

Tim Slade and the Freightliner / Alliance Truck Parts Racing team will be as eager as ever to claim some silverware this weekend and spray some champagne on Jones Brothers, Brad and Kim. With Freightliner and Alliance Truck Parts being a valued partner for many years, we are excited to share the milestone with the team this weekend.

TRACK TIMES

Friday 20th April

11:25-12:05 – Practice One

14:35-15:15 – Practice Two

Saturday 21st April

12:05-12:25 – Qualifying – Race Nine

15:45-17:25 – Race Nine – 250kms / 57 Laps

Sunday 22nd April

10:40-11:00 – Qualifying – Race Ten

13:50-15:30 – Race Ten – 250kms / 57 Laps

 

FAST FACTS

- Track Length – 4.45km // Direction – Anti-Clockwise // Fastest Speed – 290km/h // Average Speed – 175km/h

- Qualifying Lap Record – 1m29.0621s, Scott McLaughlin, DJR Team Penske, Falcon FG X, 2017

- Race Lap Record – 1m31.2142s, Scott McLaughlin, DJR Team Penske, Falcon FG X, 2017

- Tim is one of 7 of the current Supercar drivers in the field to have a 100% finishing rate at Phillip Island – he’s finished 20 out of 20 races here!

- Pole position is the most common grid position for winners of ATCC/VASC races at Phillip Island. The race winner has started on pole a total of 20 times in 58 races at the venue.

- There have been six red-flagged races in the history of the Virgin Austraia Supercars Championship as Phillip Island.

- The safety car has appeared in 14 of the last 21 races held at Phillip Island, covering 2008 to 2017.

- Tim was on the podium here on Saturday in 2012, finishing 3rd in the Stone Brothers Racing, Lucky 7 Falcon.

- Back when Phillip Island was the pre-Bathurst endurance race, Tim scored a 5th place finish with good friend Jack Perkins in 2010.

 

MEET TIM

Saturday 21st April

9:20-9:50 – Super Track Walk @ Starting Grid

10:30-10:45 – Autograph Session @ Merchandise Alley

Sunday 22nd April

9:40-9:55 – Autograph Session @ Merchandise Alley

12:00-12:30 – Autograph Session @ Freightliner Racing Garage

Published: 18 April 2018.

#14 Tim Slade

Freightliner Racing

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