Sunday 11 October 2015 8:00
By: Samantha McLaughlin


Ice Break Racing’s Chris Pither defied the odds yesterday in the V8 Supercars Dunlop Series mini-enduro, producing a stunning drive to finish third from the rear of the grid.

The flying kiwi was ruled out of qualifying on Friday after he fell victim to The Dipper in final practice, forcing him to start yesterday’s 40-lapper in 23rd.

Prior to the crash, Pither was showing strong signs of pace, having recorded the second and third quickest times in practice one and two respectively.

And thankfully for him, his MW Motorsport Falcon returned to form yesterday to pass 20 cars in the race after undergoing massive repairs overnight.

“We rolled