Aug 9, 2015

FIFTEEN-year-old V8 whizz kid Alex Rullo has claimed his second consecutive round victory in the Kumho Tyre Australian V8 Touring Car Series with a clean sweep performance this weekend in Queensland.

The Perth schoolboy was dominant all weekend, comfortably taking his first Kumho Series pole position on Saturday by seven-tenths of a second before clinching victory in Race 1.

Today he carried on the form, winning Race 2 after a dice with Liam McAdam and then winning the longer final race, however it was not without drama.

The two teenagers diced hard in the opening lap, contact at turn two sending McAdam off the road into the sand trap.


Welcome to the Kumho Tyres V8 Touring Car Series Website

KUMHO TYRES AUSTRALIAN V8 TOURING CAR SERIES - This touring car category gives the perfect place for ex-V8 Supercars to continue their long and successful lives after they finish in the V8 Supercars Championship and Development Series.

Run to the same technical platform, the category is ideal for young drivers wanting a taste of V8s or veterans and businessmen racers with the passion for these cars, many of which are run in the same colours as carried by some of the biggest stars in V8 Supercar racing.

Every car in the field has significant history and, with a strong TV package and increasing numbers since its inception in 2008, the V8 Touring Car category is continuing to grow and gain momentum.

Alex Rullo - Round 3 Queensland Winner