Barry Sheene Medal

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The Barry Sheene Medal is an award dedicated to the memory of British motorcycle rider and Australian V8 Supercar commentator Barry Sheene. The medal is awarded to the driver who shows outstanding leadership, personality, fan appeal and sportsmanship throughout the season. The winner is decided by votes taken from a panel of former drivers, commentators, and both on-track and metropolitan media. After a round, each panelist provides 3, 2 and 1 votes to the drivers which they thought displayed the characteristics that the medal is about.

Winners[edit]

Year Recipient
2003 Marcos Ambrose
2004 Marcos Ambrose
2005 Craig Lowndes
2006 Craig Lowndes
2007 Jamie Whincup
2008 Jamie Whincup
2009 Will Davison
2010 James Courtney
2011 Craig Lowndes
2012 Mark Winterbottom
2013 Craig Lowndes