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2012 Dick Smith Sandown 500

Date

14-16 September 2012

Location

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Course

Sandown Raceway (3.1 km)

Distance

2 x 20 + 161 laps, 623 km

Weather

Race 1

First

Luke Youlden (Stone Brothers Racing)

Second

Paul Dumbrell (Triple Eight Race Engineering)

Third

Dean Canto (Rod Nash Racing)

Race 2

First

Shane Van Gisbergen (Stone Brothers Racing)

Second

David Reynolds (Rod Nash Racing)

Third

Garth Tander (Holden Racing Team)

The 2012 Dick Smith Sandown 500 was a motor race for the Australian sedan-based V8 Supercars. It was the tenth event of the 2012 International V8 Supercars Championship. It was held on the weekend of 14-16 September at the Sandown Raceway, in Melbourne, Victoria.

It was the 42nd event to be held in the history of the Sandown 500 and the first to be held for V8 Supercars since 2007.

Craig Lowndes won his fifth Sandown 500 and Warren Luff broke through for his first victory in V8 Supercars in taking their Triple Eight Race Engineering Holden Commodore to win of the Ford Performance Racing pair of Mark Winterbottom and Steven Richards.

ResultsEdit

Sandown 500Edit

RaceEdit

Pos. # Name Car Team Laps Time/Retired Grid Pts.
1 888

Craig Lowndes

Warren Luff

Holden VE Commodore Triple Eight Race Engineering 161 3:19:14.8927 6 200
2 5

Mark Winterbottom

Steven Richards

Ford FG Falcon Ford Performance Racing 161 + 1.6 s 16 184
3 1

Jamie Whincup

Paul Dumbrell

Holden VE Commodore Triple Eight Race Engineering 161 + 4.7 s 19 172
4 2

Garth Tander

Nick Percat

Holden VE Commodore Holden Racing Team 161 + 10.5 s 3 160
5 9

Shane Van Gisbergen

Luke Youlden

Ford FG Falcon Stone Brothers Racing 161 + 13.8 1 148
6 55

David Reynolds

Dean Canto

Ford FG Falcon Rod Nash Racing 161 + 18.6 s 2 136
7 47

Tim Slade

Andrew Thompson

Ford FG Falcon Stone Brothers Racing 161 + 19.0 s 9 128
8 4

Lee Holdsworth

Craig Baird

Ford FG Falcon Stone Brothers Racing 161 + 24.7 s 13 120
9 22

James Courtney

Cameron McConville

Holden VE Commodore Holden Racing Team 161 + 29.3 s 7 112
10 19

Jonathon Webb

Scott McLaughlin

Holden VE Commodore Tekno Autosports 161 + 31.3 s 8 104
11 66

Russell Ingall

Christian Klien

Holden VE Commodore Walkinshaw Racing 161 + 31.8 s 15 96
12 15

Rick Kelly

David Russell

Holden VE Commodore Kelly Racing 161 + 37.7 5 92
13 8

Jason Bright

Andrew Jones

Holden VE Commodore Brad Jones Racing 161 + 47.7 s 10 88
14 34

Michael Caruso

Greg Ritter

Holden VE Commodore Garry Rogers Motorsport 161 + 52.3 s 4 84
15 14

Fabian Coulthard

David Besnard

Holden VE Commodore Brad Jones Racing 161 + 54.2 s 18 80
16 12

Dean Fiore

Matt Halliday

Ford FG Falcon Triple F Racing 161 + 1:02.0 21 76
17 6

Will Davison

John McIntyre

Ford FG Falcon Ford Performance Racing 161 + 1:06.4 27 72
18 7

Todd Kelly

Tim Blanchard

Holden VE Commodore Kelly Racing 160 + 1 lap 17 68
19 33

Alexandre Prémat

Jack Perkins

Holden VE Commodore Garry Rogers Motorsport 160 + 1 lap 23 64
20 11

Karl Reindler

Daniel Gaunt

Holden VE Commodore Kelly Racing 160 + 1 lap 25 60
21 17

Steven Johnson

Allan Simonsen

Ford FG Falcon Dick Johnson Racing 160 + 1 lap 12 56
22 21

David Wall

Chris Pither

Holden VE Commodore Britek Motorsport 159 + 2 laps 20 52
23 3

Tony D'Alberto

Dale Wood

Ford FG Falcon Tony D'Alberto Racing 159 + 2 laps 14 48
24 30

Taz Douglas

Scott Pye

Holden VE Commodore Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport 159 + 2 laps 28 44
25 49

Steve Owen

Paul Morris

Ford FG Falcon Paul Morris Motorsport 159 + 2 laps 22 40
26 18

James Moffat

Alex Davison

Ford FG Falcon Dick Johnson Racing 158 + 3 laps 11 36
27 51

Greg Murphy

Owen Kelly

Holden VE Commodore Kelly Racing 132 + 29 laps 26 32
Ret 91

Michael Patrizi

Jonny Reid

Holden VE Commodore Tekno Autosports 83 Accident 24

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