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...
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
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...
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, ...
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...
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 ...
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...
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 ...
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 ...
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...
FRANK GARDNER DINNER A RESOUNDING SUCCESS
Last Thursday 13th March, The Australian Motor Sport Foundation (AMSF)
hosted a dinner at the prestigious Park Hyatt Melbourne to celebrate the
colourful career of Frank Gardner OAM. Frank, the guest of...
STATEMENT REGARDING SHERRIN MOTORSPORT
The Confederation of Australian Motor Sport Ltd (CAMS) has received formal
advice today that Sherrin Motorsport has been placed into liquidation.
Sherrin Motorsport holds category management agreements...
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 ...
AUSSIE OFFICIALS PLAY PIVOTAL ROLE IN WORLD'S FIRST F1 NIGHT RACE
Officials from the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) will play
a pivotal role in the world's first-ever Formula 1 night race on the streets
of Singapore this ...
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 ...
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...
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...
ARTHRITIS NO MATCH FOR BATHURST-BOUND PEARSON
Heading into the 2008 WPS Bathurst 12 Hour with two fresh new hips, 61 year
old Bob Pearson could be the poster boy for Arthritis Australia --
coincidentally the official charity of the 2008 WPS ...
For its May monthly club night PIARC played host to the third of AIMSS
(AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF MOTORSPORT SAFETY) Head and Neck Restraint,
Harnesses and Seats Workshops, on this occasion held at the PIARC clubrooms
at Moorabbin Airport.
DEPUTY MAYOR FULL OF PRAISE FOR WPS BATHURST MOTOR FESTIVAL
WPS Bathurst Motor Festival Event Director James O'Brien and
Bathurst Regional Council Deputy Mayor, Councillor Ian North,
spent some time on Main Straight at Mount Panorama ...