Scott Pye

Scott Pye

1990-01-08 (age 31)
Team Team 18

Fresh liveries for DJR Team Penske and Erebus for New Zealand

DJR Team Penske will run both of its Fords in Man Truck and Bus colours at Pukekohe this week, while Erebus has secured backing from Loco for Shae Davies's Commodore.

Pye: I backed myself after Penske axing

Scott Pye says he never felt that he was under pressure to find a drive for the 2017 Supercars season, despite being told mid-year that he wouldn’t have a seat with DJR Team Penske beyond the end of 2016.

Shell to become full-time DJR Team Penske backer

DJR Team Penske is going back to the future, with Shell set to become the major sponsor for both cars next season.

Walkinshaw confirms Pye, Courtney for 2017

Scott Pye will join James Courtney at Walkinshaw Racing for the 2017 Supercars season, leaving Garth Tander on the hunt for a new drive.

Retro liveries unveiled for Lowndes, Penske

The Sandown 500 retro colours have been revealed for Craig Lowndes and the two DJR Team Penske drivers.

Roger Penske: We need to win a Supercars race

Roger Penske says his DJR Team Penske squad ‘needs to win a race’ as it looks to reclaim the form it was showing in the early stages of the Supercars season.

Top 10 photos of the week: 2016-07-28

Your weekly dose of top 10 photos from around the world, shot by the award-winning photographers and contributors.

Ipswich Supercars: Whincup fastest, Pye crashes hard

Jamie Whincup topped today’s final Supercars practice session at Queensland Raceway, but it was Scott Pye who stole the headlines with a frightening high-speed crash.

Pye focussed on results amid “odd” Penske contract situation

Scott Pye says he’s focusing on results as he looks to try and secure a spot on the Supercars grid for 2017.

Darwin V8s: Pye tops final practice

Scott Pye came out on top of today’s final pre-qualifying V8 Supercars practice session at Hidden Valley.

No ‘short-term’ expansion plans for Penske in V8s

DJR Team Penske has no short term plans to expand beyond its current two-car V8 Supercars programme, according to boss Ryan Story.

Penske focussed on form, not driver decision

DJR Team Penske boss Ryan Story says the squad won’t make any firm decisions on its driver line-up before it feels it is delivering a strong car week in, week out.

Pye focussed on results, not Penske future

Scott Pye says he is not concerned over speculation regarding his future with DJR Team Penske, and that he is focusing on results, not the V8 Supercars driver market.

Coulthard cool on Penske expansion

Fabian Coulthard says he trusts DJR Team Penske to make the right decisions when it comes to possible further expansion in the future.

DJR Team Penske: No ‘smoke and mirrors’ over Ambrose exit

DJR Team Penske boss Ryan Story says there were no ‘smoke and mirrors’ when Marcos Ambrose stepped back as the team’s lead driver 12 months ago.

Driver’s Eye View: Clipsal 500’s racecraft expert – and DJR Team Penske enduro driver – Tony D’Alberto is back for another season of V8 Supercars analysis. First up, a wet and wild Clipsal 500.

Cilpsal 500 V8s: Percat wins bizarre rain-shortened race

Nick Percat won a storm-affected, shortened final race at the Clipsal 500 at Adelaide.

Clipsal 500 V8s: Courtney holds off Whincup in Race 2

James Courtney held off Jamie Whincup to win what was a thrilling second race at the Clipsal 500.

Clipsal 500 V8s: Pye, Mostert split Adelaide poles

DJR Team Penske driver Scott Pye and comeback kid Chaz Mostert split the pole positions from today’s two qualifying sessions at the Clipsal 500.

D’Alberto, Youlden confirmed at Penske

Tony D’Alberto and Luke Youlden have been signed by DJR Team Penske for this year’s V8 Supercars endurance races.

Ford US: No plans for V8 Supercars comeback

Ford Performance boss David Pericak has reportedly ruled out any chance of the brand retaining a factory presence in V8 Supercars.

Maranello Bathurst deals for Pye, D’Alberto

V8 Supercars talent Scott Pye and Tony D’Alberto will join Maranello Motorsport for the 2016 Bathurst 12 Hour.

Phillip Island V8s: Pye leads damp first practice

Penske driver Scott Pye emerged quickest from a rain-affected first V8 Supercars practice session at Phillip Island.

Courtney: Injury feels “perfect”

James Courtney says his rib and lung injury gave him no problems during the first practice session on the Gold Coast, while Scott Pye admits that his broken rib is “tender”.

Injured Pye tops first Gold Coast practice

A broken rib didn’t slow Scott Pye down in the first practice session on the streets of the Gold Coast, with the DJR Team Penske topping the times ahead of Lee Holdsworth.

Penske confirms Coulthard signing, retains Pye

DJR Team Penske has confirmed it has signed Fabian Coulthard for the 2016 V8 Supercars season, and that Scott Pye will stay on in a second DJRTP entry.

Penske goes green for V8 enduros

DJR Team Penske will run an updated version of its Xbox livery for the three V8 Supercars long-distance races at Sandown, Bathurst, and on the Gold Coast.

DJR Team Penske gets a new look

DJR Team Penske head to Sydney Motorsport Park with a slick black and silver livery.

Ambrose locked in for co-driver session

DJR Team Penske has confirmed that Marcos Ambrose will be back behind the wheel of the #17 Falcon at Queensland Raceway this weekend.

Penske waiting on Ambrose decision

DJR Team Penske will wait on Marcos Ambrose to make a decision on his future as a V8 Supercars driver before making any hard decisions on 2016, says Roger Penske.

Penske confirms plans to keep Ford in V8s

DJR Team Penske is set to keep the Ford brand competing in V8 Supercars, with or without factory support.

Analysis: The rolling sponsorship trend in V8 Supercars

It’s always been seen as a very NASCAR sponsorship model, but the trend of rolling title sponsorship is quickly moving into V8 Supercars. Andrew van Leeuwen looks at why its working so well for some teams.

Exclusive: Ford US leaves door open for V8 Supercars

Ford Performance in the US hasn’t closed the door on keeping the brand alive as a V8 Supercars manufacturer, can reveal.

Penske result down to hard work – Pye

Scott Pye says his eighth position at Winton was down to the hard work that DJR Team Penske has been putting into its V8 Supercars programme.

Ambrose admits pre-Sandown comeback unlikely

DJR Team Penske driver Marcos Ambrose says he is unlikely to race a V8 Supercar before the Sandown 500 – but that a proper comeback is still on his mind.

Ambrose misses out on miles

Marcos Ambrose will have to wait until after Perth for more V8 Supercar miles, after not running during DJR Team Penske’s crucial test at Queensland Raceway.

Pye: Potential is there, now we need to unlock it

Scott Pye is confident that the DJR Team Penske Falcon has the potential to be a front-runner, the team just has to unlock its secrets.

Lowndes wins from pole as tempers flare

Race 4 was full of everything, apart from a battle for the win.

Lowndes takes pole positions for both Race 4 and 5

Craig Lowndes is off to a flying start in Tasmania.

Mostert, Winterbottom top Tasmania practice sessions

The Pepsi Max duo pick up where they left off at the Australian Grand Prix.

Ambrose V8 Supercar return was 'harder than expected'

Rumors are running wild after Ambrose got out of his DJR Team Penske Ford Falcon

Fast Facts for this weekend's Tasmania SuperSprint

This weekend Symmons Plains will host more one round of the V8 Supercars Championship.

DJR/Team Penske dropping second car, will only run Ambrose

Marcos Ambrose will be the sole focus of the team's efforts in 2015.

Top 20 moments of 2014, #17: The Tasmanian Devil returns home

Looking back over the top moments of 2014, we find ourselves at #17, and Marcos Ambrose's decision to head back to Australia and the V8 Supercar series

Rick Kelly takes top five result in wild Sydney street races

Rick Kelly has continued his strong end of season form, claiming a fifth place in the opening race of the Sydney NRMA 500 on the streets of Sydney Olympic Park today.

McLaughlin takes pole position for final V8SC race of 2014

Who will win the season finale? Scott McLaughlin is off to a good start.

Whincup takes weekend opener in Sydney

Jamie Whincup denied Tim Slade his first victory.

McLaughlin wins race 33 in dominating fashion after starting from pole  

With Scott McLaughlin securing his ninth pole position of the season, things were definitely looking up for the young star.

2014 Bathurst 1000 race results

The following are the complete results from the 58th running of the Bathurst 1000.

Bathurst 1000 progress report: Lap 80

The safety car is getting more laps in than some drivers.

Winterbottom grabs top spot in final Bathurst practice

Although Frosty puts FPR on top yet again, his accomplishment was eclipsed by mayhem on the track.

Steve Owen puts FPR on top for the second co-driver practice

FPR shows that they’re ready to come out swinging to defend their title.

Courtney/Murphy eye Holden milestone at Bathurst

The HRT team could reach a very special milestone in the Bathurst 1000.

Ambrose, Penske partner with Dick Johnson for 2015 V8 Supercar team

Roger Penske, Dick Johnson, Marcos Ambrose ... It doesn't get much better than that.

V8 Supercars Enduro preview

Who will emerge victorious in V8 Supercar's three endurance races, which kick off at Sandown this weekend?

James Moffat stars at Queensland Raceway for Nissan

Moffat took pole for today’s 200km race, Nissan’s first in the V8 Supercars Championship.