WATCH: FRONT SPOILER EVOLUTION IN V8 SUPERCARS

Jack Perkins removes the front bar from the Bathurst-winning VP Commodore. Pic: Youtube / Perkins Engineering

THE latest episode on Perkins Engineering’s YouTube channel continues a series charting the evolution of the various parts of V8 Supercars over time.

In this episode Jack Perkins compares the front bumper bars on PE’s 1993 Bathurst 1000-winning Holden Commodore VP, 2003 Holden Commodore VY, and Perkins’ 2015 Gold Coast 600 race-winning Holden Racing Team Commodore VF.

Perkins even has a couple of extra props including the bar Larry damaged in his crash during practice ahead of what proved his final Bathurst 1000 in 2003!

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Although the base construction of the bars has not changed, there are plenty of details that have evolved over the years.

Watch the full episode in the player below!