Andrew Thompson has taken out the 2011 Fujitsu V8 Supercars title.
With victory in race one of the weekend the Monster Commodore driver has taken out the 2011 Championship. He won the race from Nick Percat and Chaz Mostert, with championship rivals David Russell and Jack Perkins finishing fourth and fifth respectively.
This was Thompson's 11th race win of the season and caps what has been a tremendously successful year in the Fujitsu Series. He was never headed and came across the line to take the win and the Championship in a style befitting his dominant year.
With one race to go in the round and the season, Thompson has an unassailable lead in the Championship and can enjoy the rest of the weekend.
Race two will be held tomorrow at 12:55pm.
CAMS congratulates the 2011 Fujitsu Series Champion; Andrew Thompson.
Image courtesy of the V8 Supercars website.