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Fri 02 Oct 2009
Frank Gardner obituary per BAM Media

Frank Gardner obituary per BAM Media

FRANK GARDNER Australian motorsport legend Frank Gardner sadly passed away at his Gold Coast home at the weekend after a long-time battle with illness -- he was 78. Following is the last biography written when he was BMW Team Manager,...

Tue 08 Dec 2009
Ambrose presented Sir Jack Brabham awardHeadline

Ambrose presented Sir Jack Brabham award

Former two-time V8 Supercar champion and now NASCAR driver Marcos Ambrose was presented with the Sir Jack Brabham Award in a special ceremony at the Homebush Olympic precinct by CAMS, the Australian Confederation of Motor Sport governing ...

Fri 20 Nov 2009
CAMS statement of fatal crash at Classic Adelaide

CAMS statement of fatal crash at Classic Adelaide

CAMS STATEMENT FATAL CRASH AT CLASSIC ADELAIDE CAMS has received confirmation that the driver and co-driver of a car competing in the Classic Adelaide rally have been killed in a crash this afternoon. The crash happened...

Fri 09 Oct 2009
Brabham and Le Brocq - 2010 CAMS Rising Stars

Brabham and Le Brocq - 2010 CAMS Rising Stars

Brabham and Le Brocq selected as 2010 CAMS Rising Stars The Australian Motor Sport Foundation (AMSF) has today announced that Matthew Brabham and Jack Le Brocq have been selected to represent the CAMS Rising Star Program in 2010. Brabham, the...

Fri 13 Nov 2009
Bathurst 12: Lauren Gray Motorsport preview

Bathurst 12: Lauren Gray Motorsport preview

FATHER AND DAUGHTER AIM TO MAKE HISTORY AT 2010 ARMOR ALL BATHURST 12 HOUR LAUREN GRAY MOTORSPORT, the reigning Class E Australian Production Car Champions, has today officially confirmed its participation in the 2010 Armor All Bathurst 12 hour...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Bathurst 12: Event race report

Bathurst 12: Event race report

ENDURANCE CHAMPIONS SUCCESSFULLY DEFEND WPS BATHURST 12 HOUR CROWN Bana finishes inside the top ten, Denyer's comeback cut short due to mechanical issue Wollongong driver Damien White has proven that his win in the 2008 WPS Bathurst 12 Hour ...

Wed 30 Dec 2009
CLIO 197 Renault enters Bathurst 12 Hour

CLIO 197 Renault enters Bathurst 12 Hour

CLIO 197 Renault enters Bathurst 12 Hour The Renault Clio 197 will be represented in the Armor All Bathurst 12 Hour Showroom Enduro 12 & ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Ben Jurczak selected as CAMS Rising Star

Ben Jurczak selected as CAMS Rising Star

Ben Jurczak selected as part of 2009 CAMS Rising Star Squad The Australian Motor Sport Foundation (AMSF) today confirmed that 15-year-old Queenslander Ben Jurczak has been selected to be part of the 2009 CAMS Rising Star program. Jurczak will...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
2010 Bathurst 12 Hour regulations released

2010 Bathurst 12 Hour regulations released

2010 Bathurst 12 Hour Regulations Released Regulations for the 2010 Bathurst 12 Hour Showroom Enduro were released this week, with entries set to open on 28 September 2009. The production based endurance race will be held over the weekend of ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Australian GP has new Chief Medical Officer

Australian GP has new Chief Medical Officer

CAMS appoints new FORMULA 1TM Australian Grand Prix Chief Medical Officer The Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) has today announced the appointment of Associate Professor Stephen Bernard as its Chief Medical Officer (CMO) for the ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Lower minimum age for circuit racing in Australia

Lower minimum age for circuit racing in Australia

The Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) has approved a change to the minimum licensing age requirement for circuit racing in Australia from 16 to 14 years, creating a smoother pathway for up-and-coming young drivers. The change allows...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Bathurst 12 Hour announces official charity

Bathurst 12 Hour announces official charity

Bathurst 12 Hour announces Official Charity The Bathurst 12 Hour Showroom Enduro has given the "thumbs up" to the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia as the official charity for the production based motor racing endurance event to be held 12...

V8 Supercar Court of Appeal Determination

V8 Supercar Court of Appeal Determination

The V8 Supercar National Court of Appeal has tonight upheld an appeal lodged by Walkinshaw Performance. The appeal was lodged against the decision of the Stewards of the Meeting at Symmons Plains Raceway on 29 May 2009 to not hear a ...

V8 Supercar Court of Appeal hearing

V8 Supercar Court of Appeal hearing

V8 Supercar National Court of Appeal hearing The Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) can confirm that an appeal lodged by Walkinshaw Performance will be heard by the V8 Supercar National Court of Appeal at the CAMS National Office, ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Bathurst 12: True Blue Motorsport preview

Bathurst 12: True Blue Motorsport preview

UNFINISHED BUSINESS ON THE MOUNTAIN At the 2008 WPS Bathurst 12 Hour race, True Blue Motorsports made the headlines of the daily newspapers and featured as a lead item on most evening televisions news bulletins -- all for the wrong ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
CAMS gives back to Marysville

CAMS gives back to Marysville

CAMS gives back to Marysville The Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) has presented the Marysville and District Lions Club Inc. with a cheque for $28,850 in support of those affected by the Victorian bushfires. The money was raised...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Bathurst 12: Conroy Motorsport preview

Bathurst 12: Conroy Motorsport preview

CONROY MOTORSPORT STEPS UP FOR BIG BATHURST 12 HOUR CAMPAIGN Australian Drivers Championship star Leanne Tander joins team in car ...

Bathurst 12: Conroy Motorsport event summary

Bathurst 12: Conroy Motorsport event summary

CONROY MOTORSPORT 1 - 2 IN WPS BATHURST 12 HOUR A ONE-TWO finish at Mount Panorama, Bathurst, is an especially rare and difficult thing to achieve - but that hasn't stopped Conroy Motorsport doing just that in last weekends' WPS Bathurst 12 hour...

Thu 05 Nov 2009
Bathurst 12: Event newsletter 2009-11-04

Bathurst 12: Event newsletter 2009-11-04

Bathurst 12 Hour SHINES ... Thanks to Armor All Armor All, Australia's leading car care provider has this week signed on to be the major partner of the Bathurst 12 Hour Showroom Enduro to be held at Mount Panorama, February 12-14, 2010. The ...

Fri 20 Nov 2009
Bathurst 12: Team GWS newsletter 2009-11-19

Bathurst 12: Team GWS newsletter 2009-11-19

FOR MANY years in touring car circles, Sandown was always a perfect warm up session for a long distance race at Bathurst. That will definitely be the case next weekend when the GWS Personnel Motorsport team use the Australian Manufacturers ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Bathurst 12: Supercars to join the event

Bathurst 12: Supercars to join the event

SUPERCARS TO BE A PART OF WPS BATHURST 12 HOUR A selection of the world's most prestigious cars will be on-track during the 2009 WPS Bathurst 12 Hour Showroom Enduro February 20-22, with The Supercar Club announced today as the official vehicle...

Fri 13 Nov 2009
Bathurst 12: Series newsletter 2009-11-13

Bathurst 12: Series newsletter 2009-11-13

Defending Champion Hopes to Regain Bathurst 12 Hour Honours Team Ralliart's Alan Heaphy has re-entered the 2009 winning Mitsubishi Evo X that was driven to victory by Damien White, Rod Salmon and Tony Longhurst into the 2010 Armor All Bathurst...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Josh Burdon is latest Aussie Young Gun

Josh Burdon is latest Aussie Young Gun

JOSH BURDON JOINS CAMS AUSSIE YOUNG GUNS CAMS is delighted to announce Josh Burdon as the latest talented driver in the CAMS Aussie Young Gun program for 2009. Burdon, hailing from Tasmania, will step into the second CAMS Aussie Racing Car ...

2010 Bathurst 12H date announced

2010 Bathurst 12H date announced

2010 Bathurst 12 Hour Date Announced The Bathurst 12 Hour Enduro will again kick start the Australian motor sport year with the Event date set as 12 & ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Bathurst 12: Wilson Brothers gets new sponsorship

Bathurst 12: Wilson Brothers gets new sponsorship

Queensland motor racing champion David Wood has today announced a major sponsorship arrangement with leading men's skincare brand, L'Oreal Paris Men Expert, as the major sponsor of the ...

Tue 27 Oct 2009
CAMS salutes Todt victory

CAMS salutes Todt victory

Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) President Andrew Papadopoulos has congratulated Jean Todt on his overwhelming victory in his election as President of the FIA for a four year term. Joining Todt in heading the new FIA team are Nick...

Fri 23 Oct 2009
Bathurst 12: V8 Utes to Enter Bathurst 12 Hour

Bathurst 12: V8 Utes to Enter Bathurst 12 Hour

Two V8 Utes - the Holden VE and the Ford FG - have been modified to enter Class H in the 2010 Bathurst 12 Hour Showroom Enduro, 12 & ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Bathurst 12: Event newsletter 2009-01-09

Bathurst 12: Event newsletter 2009-01-09

BOB JANE RETURNS AS GRAND MARSHALL FOR 2009 WPS BATHURST 12 HOUR Australian motor racing icon Bob Jane will return as the Grand Marshall of the 2009 WPS Bathurst 12 Hour, to be held at Mount Panorama February 20-22. Jane, who grew up in the ...

Bathurst 12: David Wall race report

Bathurst 12: David Wall race report

David Wall and his team have come home 4th place in a nail biting finish in today's WPS Bathurst 12 hour endurance race. David qualified strongly and started the race in 6th place. For the race, David was joined by his father Des Wall...

Wed 02 Dec 2009
Statement from CAMS 2009-11-30

Statement from CAMS 2009-11-30

Joint Statement from CAMS, The Australian Saloon Car Company and the WA Saloon Car Association Representatives from CAMS, The Australian Saloon Car Company (TASCCO), including representation from the majority of states, and the WA Saloon Car ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Bathurst 12: Event qualifying report

Bathurst 12: Event qualifying report

OWEN CLAIMS ARMOR ALL POLE POSITION FOR WPS BATHURST 12 HOUR Reigning Fujitsu V8 Supercar Champion Steve Owen has secured the ARMOR ALL pole position for tomorrow's WPS Bathurst 12 Hour Showroom Enduro at Mount Panorama in Bathurst,...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Naming rights opportunity for Bathurst 12 Hour

Naming rights opportunity for Bathurst 12 Hour

Promoters of the Bathurst 12 Hour Showroom Enduro are offering a naming rights partnership opportunity for the Event for 2010 and beyond. The race, to be held over the weekend of February 12-14, will be the first major domestic motor race for the...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Bathurst 12: V8 Ute event preview

Bathurst 12: V8 Ute event preview

V8 Ute First Timer At Bathurst 12 Hour Yokohama V8 Ute Racing Series drivers, Greg "Freddy" Willis and Grove Fruit Juice Racing team mate, Grant "Grunta" Johnson will take to the track in the ...

Thu 29 Oct 2009
Bathurst 12: Calls for Officials and Volunteers

Bathurst 12: Calls for Officials and Volunteers

The call is officially out for volunteers for the 2010 Bathurst 12 Hour Enduro at Australia's spiritual home of motorsport - Mount Panorama. The three day production based Event will run from February 12-14 and is now seeking volunteers to...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Bathurst 12: Event hour nine notes

Bathurst 12: Event hour nine notes

Tight tussle at the front with three hours to go Hour nine has concluded with the WPS Bathurst 12 Hour's tenth safety car of the day due to the stricken ...

Bathurst 12: Bike events preview

Bathurst 12: Bike events preview

BIKES ON TRACK FOR WPS BATHURST 12 HOUR While four wheels may be the status quo for the 'big race' at the 2009 WPS Bathurst 12 Hour Showroom Enduro next weekend, February 20-22 will also see Mount Panorama welcoming bike enthusiasts to the...