Dane explains De Silvestro, Triple Eight near miss

T8 was known to be courting de Silvestro during the 2018 Supercars season as part of a plan to turn its third entry in to a female-led programme.
Had the plan come to fruition, de Silvestro would have replaced the retiring Craig Lowndes in the third T8 car and it is expected Dane would have been team manager, leading a mostly-female crew.
However the deal ultimately fell through, T8 scaling …Keep reading