ANDREW PAPADOPOULOS ELECTED NEW CAMS PRESIDENT
The Confederation of Australian Motor Sport can confirm that Andrew
Papadopoulos has been elected to the position of President for a term of two
years, effective 1 January 2009.
Former Rally New Zealand General Manager Gary Upson has been appointed as
the new General Manager of Australia's round of the FIA World Rally
Championship (WRC), the Repco Rally Australia, which will be conducted in
Northern NSW on September 3-6...
V8 DEVELOPMENT SERIES NEWCOMER SET FOR WPS BATHURST 12 HOUR
One of the newest members of the Fujitsu V8 Supercar
Development series, Joel Spychala, is set to get a whole lot
of Mount Panorama practice under his belt ahead of the 2008
TRIMBLE PREPARED FOR TOUGH ADELAIDE V8 DEBUT
Michael Trimble has declared himself ready for his V8 Supercar debut while
admitting that this weekend's Clipsal 500 is arguiably the toughest race on
the V8 Supercar calendar.
The Gold Coast-based...
HUGE FIELDS ENTERED FOR WPS BATHURST MOTOR FESTIVAL
The growth of the WPS Bathurst Motor Festival is undisputed with over 200
race cars and hundreds of display cars and bikes set to converge on the
famous Mount Panorama circuit for the February...
WAYNE CATTACH -- CEO V8 SUPERCARS AUSTRALIA
"It was sad to learn that Fujitsu V8 Supercar driver Ashley Cooper has
Ashley fought a strong battle but sadly his injuries were too great.
Our greatest sympathies and all of our...
HORRIFYING CRASH AT MOUNT PANORAMA, DRIVER OKAY
Hour Ten of the 2008 WPS Bathurst 12 Hour has been concluded
in terrifying style when the Mazda 3 MPS driven by Sydney's
Len Cave flipped an amazing ten times through The Chase, with
SETON AND JONES JOIN PRO-DUCT FOR WPS BATHURST 12 HOUR ASSAULT
Fresh from their campaigns in Australia's Great Race, two of the country's
most experienced Touring Car drivers have been confirmed for the 2009 WPS
Bathurst 12 Hour Showroom ...
Top Ten Race Result for Drew Russell in the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series
Drew Russell has put in another outstanding drive in the Fujitsu V8
Supercar Series round at Winton Raceway in Victoria today. Drew has
scored a top ten result that was well...
FORMER BATHURST 1000 WINNER TO RETURN FOR 2009 RACE AROUND THE CLOCK
With just over seven weeks before entries close for the 2009 WPS Bathurst 12
Hour Showroom Enduro, Event organisers are enjoying large interest with 37
entries currently ...
PAUL FIORE WINS RACE ONE, TUNE TRANSPORTED TO HOSPITAL AFTER ROLL
Local driver, Paul Fiore (Shell Helix Ultra) took his second MINI
CHALLENGE victory at Barbagallo Raceway today, however the incident
packed 15 lap race was marred by a single...
WPS BATHURST 12 HOUR - HOUR FOUR
The fourth hour of the WPS Bathurst 12 Hour has been a haven
for the safety car, with three in total deployed to bring the
total of the race spent under safety car as of the close of
the fourth hour at 10.45am...
MCNALLY RELAXED BEFORE QLD ATTACK
Mark McNally has headed to Brisbane for a few days of rest and relaxation
before Round 4 of the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series at Queensland Raceway
After making some huge gains with the car set-up...
After taking delivery of his Novacastrian Motorsport car just days before
the start of the season, Drew Russell has impressed a number of the top
teams in the 2008 Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series at the Clipsal 500 Adelaide.
Despite a number of set...
TRIMBLE SEVENTH ON V8 DEBUT IN CLIPSAL OPENER
Michael Trimble has finished an impressive seventh in his first V8 Supercar
race in Round 1 of the 2008 Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series at the Clipsal 500 in
Trimble started the first...
Four months since their last visit to the Australian Institute of Sport
(AIS), the CAMS Rally and Women's Driver Development Program participants
are heading back to Canberra for the second camp of the 12 month CAMS Driver
LAST RACE PERFORMANCE SALVAGES TOUGH WEEKEND FOR ROLLINSON
Kiwi driver Gene Rollinson endured a testing weekend at Winton Motor
Raceway in the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series last weekend, with a great
drive from the back of the field in the third...
REIGNING CHAMPIONS SET TO CHALLENGE IN 2009
With nine weeks remaining before the 2009 WPS Bathurst 12 Hour Showroom
Enduro, the reigning champions have announced they will contest for
back-to-back victories come February.
Rod Salmon and...
Following a flood of nominations from all disciplines of motor sport, the
Confederation of Australian Motor Sport Ltd (CAMS) has announced the CAMS
Junior Driver Development Program squad members for 2008.
Five of Australia's most promising...
Damage Hampers Drew Russell's Performance in the Fujitsu V8 Supercar
Series at Sandown
A single stone has caused major problem's for Drew Russell in the 4th
round of the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series at Sandown Raceway.
The weekend began well...
DOUBLE UP FOR LOTUS IN WPS BATHURST 12 HOUR
For the first time in the revived endurance event's history, a Lotus will
hit Mount Panorama for the WPS Bathurst 12 Hour.
In fact, not one but two of the esteemed marque are listed for entry, ...
MA statement regarding the 2009 ASBK
Motorcycling Australia's (MA) CEO, David White, would like to
release the following statement in regard to the 2009 Australian
Motorcycling Australia (MA) confirms that a formal ...
SEVENTH HEAVEN FOR MCNALLY IN FUJITSU QUALIFYING
Mark McNally has pulled off an impressive qualifying session to be
seventh fastest for the final round of the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series at
Sydney's Oran Park Raceway today.
After two solid ...
Consistent with the outcomes of the organisational review conducted by Ernst
& Young, the CAMS Board have accepted a recommendation of Ernst & Young to
disband the Australian Motor Sports Commission (AMSC).
This decision is based on the ...
Sydney businessman Garry Holt has today confirmed that his 2007 WPS Bathurst
12 Hour winning driver and car combination will return to defend its title
in February, 2008.
Last year, an enthralling tussle that lasted the entirety of the 12 ...
TRIMBLE SECURES SERIES TOP TEN AFTER CHALLENGING FINAL ROUND
Global Jet International V8 Supercar driver Michael Trimble has finished
inside the top ten in the 2008 Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series despite a
challenging round at Sydney's Oran Park...
MCNALLY FIGHTS HIS WAY TO FUJITSU V8 6TH PLACE
In one of his best performances to date Mark McNally caught, fought and
beat some tough rivals as he marched to 6th place in the opening Fujitsu
V8 Supercar race at Sydney's Oran Park Raceway ...
ENTERTAINMENT ALL AROUND AT THE WPS BATHURST 12 HOUR
Fast-paced action both on and off the track is guaranteed at the 2009 WPS
Bathurst 12 Hour Showroom Enduro, with Raceline Events again on board to
provide a wide array of ever-expanding ...
BATES' TARGA TAS TOP TEN MAZDA IS BATHURST BOUND
The Mazda3 MPS Rick Bates drove to a top ten outright finish and a
comfortable class win in 2007's challenging Targa Tasmania event is on its
way to Bathurst for the 2008 WPS Bathurst 12 ...
ARTHRITIS AUSTRALIA OFFICIAL CHARITY OF 2009 WPS BATHURST 12-HOUR SHOWROOM
Organisers of the 2009 WPS Bathurst 12-Hour Showroom Enduro are pleased to
welcome back Arthritis Australia as its official charity for the third year
in a ...
TARGA BRAND SET TO LAUNCH INTO EUROPE
Targa Corsica confirmed for 2009
The 2009 Targa Tasmania will be the 18th running of Australia's ultimate
Through the generous support of Events Tasmania and the support of Pure
MCNALLY READY FOR HOME TRACK CHALLENGE
Mark McNally heads to his home track, Victoria's Winton Raceway,
for Round 5 of the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series this weekend and is looking
to get his season back on track after a tough run at Queensland ...
WPS BATHURST 12 HOUR -- HOUR ONE
The 2008 WPS Bathurst 12 Hour has gotten off to a flying
start this morning, with the first hour and 22 laps of action
providing plenty of thrills for race fans at Mount Panorama.
At the close of the first 60...
CONSISTENT RUN FOR ASSAILLIT AT WINTON
Fujitsu Racing's Damian Assaillit has finished just outside the top-10 at
the fifth round of the Fujitsu V8 Series at Winton Motor Raceway in Central
The 18-year-old was on target to finish ...
One causes involuntary salivating in the mouths of petrol heads
throughout Australasia. The other stirs emotions as the purists of the
sport rekindle memories of days past. There are two distinct similarities
between a V8 Supercar and a Formula...