Infant’s Friend driver Ash Walsh has taken his first V8 Supercars round win with victory in Round 2 of the 2013 Dunlop Series today at Barbagallo Raceway. He backed up his Saturday win with a hard fought 5th place in Race 2 and a sensible 2nd place in the final 20 lapper.
Race 2 was the Top 10 reverse grid race seeing Ash start from P10 after his win in Race 1. The MSR team had debated the tyre situation as Ash had his bank depleted somewhat to his rivals after flat spotting two in Qualifying. Armed with the same set as Race 1, the Infants Friend driver proved the competitiveness of the MSR Falcon as he charged from 10th to finish in a fine 5th place and cement his position for pole in the final race. He once again set the fastest lap of the race. In doing so he extended his lead in the Championship to 28 points prior to the final race. Continue reading