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Tue 30 Dec 2008
MA statement regarding the 2009 ASBK

MA statement regarding the 2009 ASBK

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 Superbike Championship: Motorcycling Australia (MA) confirms that a formal ...

Fri 19 Dec 2008
Changes made to Adelaide street circuit

Changes made to Adelaide street circuit

MODIFICATIONS TO ADELAIDE PARKLANDS STREET CIRCUIT FOR 2009 CLIPSAL 500 The Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) and the South Australian Motor Sport Board (SAMSB) have today announced changes to the Adelaide Parklands street circuit...

Mon 15 Dec 2008
2008 Australian Motorsport Awards notes

2008 Australian Motorsport Awards notes

WHINCUP CAPS STELLAR SEASON AT AUSTRALIAN MOTOR SPORT AWARDS Team Vodafone driver Jamie Whincup has capped one of the biggest weeks of his life by accepting the Australian Touring Car Championship trophy in his home city at the Australian ...

Bathurst 12: Event newsletter 2008-12-12

Bathurst 12: Event newsletter 2008-12-12

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...

Andrew Papadopoulos elected new CAMS President

Andrew Papadopoulos elected new CAMS President

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. Papadopoulos...

Tue 09 Dec 2008
V8SDS: Gene Rollinson Oran Park summary

V8SDS: Gene Rollinson Oran Park summary

NO LUCK FOR ROLLINSON AT GRAND FINALE A jammed gearbox in qualifying, being taken out by a hit from behind in Race One, and a wrong gamble on tyres for a wet Race Two meant a frustrating weekend for Kiwi driver Gene Rollinson in the final round...

Bathurst 12: Event newsletter 2008-12-09

Bathurst 12: Event newsletter 2008-12-09

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 ...

V8SDS: Michael Trimble Oran Park summary

V8SDS: Michael Trimble Oran Park summary

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...

Mon 08 Dec 2008
V8SDS: Mark McNally Oran Park summary

V8SDS: Mark McNally Oran Park summary

MISSION ACCOMPLISHED FOR MCNALLY AT ORAN PARK Mark McNally scored his best round result of the year in the Fujitsu V8 Supercars at Oran Park this weekend and achieved his goal of finishing in the top ten of the series. After qualifying 7th on...

V8SDS: Fujitsu Racing Oran Park summary

V8SDS: Fujitsu Racing Oran Park summary

ASSAILLIT MISSES TOP-10 AT ORAN PARK Fujitsu Racing's Damian Assaillit has finished the final round of the Fujitsu Series at Oran Park in 12th place overall. It also earned the Sunshine Coast racer 12th place in the final ...

V8SDS: Drew Russell Oran Park summary

V8SDS: Drew Russell Oran Park summary

Novocastrian Motorsport's Drew Russell has finished the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series with one of his best ever finishes in the category, fighting hard for a top ten finish in the final race of the 2008 season and finishing the weekend in 12th place...

V8SDS: Mark McNally Oran Park Saturday notes

V8SDS: Mark McNally Oran Park Saturday notes

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 ...

Fri 05 Dec 2008
V8SDS: Mark McNally Oran Park qualifying report

V8SDS: Mark McNally Oran Park qualifying report

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 ...

V8SDS: Mark McNally Oran Park preview

V8SDS: Mark McNally Oran Park preview

MCNALLY ON TRACK FOR ORAN PARK GRAND FINALE' Mark McNally hit the track today for the first two practice sessions of the final round of the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series at Sydney's Oran Park Raceway. The event also marks the final race meeting...

Tue 02 Dec 2008
V8SDS: Fujitsu Racing Oran Park preview

V8SDS: Fujitsu Racing Oran Park preview

ASSAILLIT LOOKS FOR TOP-FIVE RUN AT ORAN PARK Fujitsu Racing's Damian Assaillit is confident of a top-five finish at the final round of the Fujitsu V8 Series at Sydney's Oran Park on 4-7 December. The 19-year-old last raced at Bathurst in...

V8SDS: Michael Trimble Oran Park preview

V8SDS: Michael Trimble Oran Park preview

TRIMBLE IS AIMING TO CONTINUE ORAN PARK SUCCESS NEXT WEEKEND Global Jet V8 Supercar driver Michael Trimble is aiming to continue his run of success at Sydney's Oran Park Raceway when he contests the final round of the 2008 Fujitsu V8 Supercar ...

Bathurst 12: Event newsletter 2008-11-29

Bathurst 12: Event newsletter 2008-11-29

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 ...

Sun 23 Nov 2008
Bathurst 12 hour to support Arthritis Australia

Bathurst 12 hour to support Arthritis Australia

ARTHRITIS AUSTRALIA OFFICIAL CHARITY OF 2009 WPS BATHURST 12-HOUR SHOWROOM ENDURO 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 ...

Fri 21 Nov 2008
V8SDS: Mark McNally Winton test summary

V8SDS: Mark McNally Winton test summary

MCNALLY'S FINAL TEST Mark McNally conducted his final test day of the year at Winton Raceway on Monday, setting him up for a solid result at the final round of the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series at Oran Park in December. After changing cars for...

Fri 14 Nov 2008
Classic car tarmac events announced

Classic car tarmac events announced

CAMS ANNOUNCES TARMAC RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP FOR CLASSIC CARS The Board of the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport has approved the establishment of the Australian Classic Tarmac Rally Championship for cars that date pre 1982. The championship...

Bathurst 12: Event newsletter 2008-11-14

Bathurst 12: Event newsletter 2008-11-14

GET THE RIDE OF YOUR LIFE AT THE WPS BATHURST 12 HOUR Race fans will be able to get the ride of their life at the 2009 WPS Bathurst 12 Hour Showroom Enduro with the Pretty Roar Experience being a part of the schedule for the February 20-22 ...

Tue 11 Nov 2008
Major international coup for Targa Tasmania

Major international coup for Targa Tasmania

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 tarmac rally. Through the generous support of Events Tasmania and the support of Pure Tasmania,...

Thu 06 Nov 2008
Bathurst 12: Event gets ready for 2009

Bathurst 12: Event gets ready for 2009

TICKETS NOW ON SALE FOR WPS BATHURST 12 HOUR AS ENTRIES BEGIN TO ROLL IN As the entries begin to roll in for the 2009 WPS Bathurst 12-Hour Showroom Enduro, tickets for the February 20-22 Event are now on sale. With a three-day pass available...

Sat 01 Nov 2008
Volunteers needed for Bathurst 12-Hour

Volunteers needed for Bathurst 12-Hour

OPPORTUNITIES AWAIT VOLUNTEERS AT WPS BATHURST 12 HOUR Orgnanisers of the WPS Bathurst 12-Hour Showroom Enduro are calling out to motor racing fans of all types to be a part of their 2009 Event at the spiritual home of motorsport in Australia,...

Thu 23 Oct 2008
Bathurst 12: Seton and Jones join Pro-Duct team

Bathurst 12: Seton and Jones join Pro-Duct team

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 ...

Tue 14 Oct 2008
General Manager appointed for Rally Australia

General Manager appointed for Rally Australia

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...

Sat 11 Oct 2008
V8SDS: Mark McNally Bathurst race two report

V8SDS: Mark McNally Bathurst race two report

CLASH ENDS MCNALLY'S RUN AT BATHURST Mark McNally was set for a top ten finish today in the Fujitsu V8 Supercars at Bathurst before a clash with Jose Fernandez broke a wheel rim and forced him to pit. The race started in bizarre circumstances...

V8SDS: Drew Russell Bathurst weekend summary

V8SDS: Drew Russell Bathurst weekend summary

Drew Russell slices his way through the field Novocastrian Motorsport's Drew Russell has driven perfectly to work his way up from a qualifying position of 25th to finish the round 14th position outright in this weekend's Fujitsu V8 Supercar...

V8SDS: Fujitsu Racing Bathurst weekend summary

V8SDS: Fujitsu Racing Bathurst weekend summary

ASSAILLIT FINISHES SEVENTH OVERALL IN FUJITSU SERIES AT BATHURST Fujitsu Racing's Damian Assaillit has enjoyed his best performance of the year in the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series with seventh place overall at Bathurst. Aboard a Matthew White...

V8SDS: Michael Trimble Bathurst weekend summary

V8SDS: Michael Trimble Bathurst weekend summary

FRUSTRATED TRIMBLE NETS TOP 10 RESULT IN BATHURST V8 DEBUT Global Jet V8 Supercar driver Michael Trimble has netted a top 10 result from his first V8 Supercar event at the Mount Panorama circuit with eighth overall in Round 6 of the 2008...

V8SDS: Mark McNally Bathurst race one report

V8SDS: Mark McNally Bathurst race one report

11th HEAVEN FOR MCNALLY AT BATHURST Mark McNally had all his plans pay off when he finished a solid 11th place in race 1 of the Fujitsu V8 Supercars at Mt Panorama Bathurst today. After failing to finish a race at Bathurst in the past two...

Fri 10 Oct 2008
V8SDS: Mark McNally Bathurst Thursday notes

V8SDS: Mark McNally Bathurst Thursday notes

MCNALLY HITS THE TRACK AT BATHURST Mark McNally was 20th fastest in today's practice at Mt Panorama for Round 6 of the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series. After changing cars prior to this meeting, Mark was happy to get some laps under his belt today,...

Wed 08 Oct 2008
V8SDS: Fujitsu Racing Bathurst preview

V8SDS: Fujitsu Racing Bathurst preview

NEW SET OF WHEELS FOR ASSAILLIT AT BATHURST Fujitsu Racing driver Damian Assaillit has switched to a Matthew White Racing prepared Ford Falcon BA V8 Supercar for the Fujitsu V8 Series event at Mount Panorama on 9-11 October. Having run a Race...

V8SDS: Michael Trimble Bathurst preview

V8SDS: Michael Trimble Bathurst preview

TRIMBLE IS ALL SET TO TACKLE THE MOUNTAIN Global Jet V8 Supercar driver Michael Trimble is geared up ready for his next challenge in the 2008 Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series at Mount Panorama in Bathurst, New South Wales this weekend. After a ...

V8SDS: Drew Russell Bathurst preview

V8SDS: Drew Russell Bathurst preview

Drew Russell Receives a Guiding Hand from a Motorsport Legend Young privateer Drew Russell has had an amazing lead up to the biggest race of the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series to be held this weekend in support to the Supercheap Auto Bathurst ...

Sun 28 Sep 2008
Rising stars to shine in 2009

Rising stars to shine in 2009

The Australian Motor Sport Foundation (AMSF) announced today that Luke Ellery (18, VIC), Nathan Morcom (16, NSW) and CAMS Aussie Young Gun, David Whitmore (16, NSW) will join South Australian Scott Pye in the 2009 CAMS Rising Star squad. The ...