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Sun 02 Dec 2007
Phillip Island: Caltex Racing Teams Friday notes

Phillip Island: Caltex Racing Teams Friday notes

CALTEX DRIVERS STRONG IN FINALE PRACTICE Caltex-backed drivers Craig Lowndes, Jamie Whincup and Russell Ingall have all set times within the top ten during practice for the Dunlop Grand Finale, round 14 of the 2007 V8 Supercar Championship...

Fri 30 Nov 2007
Phillip Island: TeamVodafone Friday notes

Phillip Island: TeamVodafone Friday notes

Early pace sees TeamVodafone ready for battle Leading Ford outfit, TeamVodafone are ready for tomorrows all important qualifying showdown after a positive practice run where both drivers lapped comfortably inside the top ten for the duration of...

Marco Melandri with N.Technology for Eurotouring event

Marco Melandri with N.Technology for Eurotouring event

N.TECHNOLOGY BRINGING MOTOGP AND WTCC TOGETHER MotoGP star Marco Melandri will join N.Technology in the 32nd edition of the Bologna Motor Show on 8-9 December, racing in the Nivea For Men Eurotouring event alongside James Thompson. The ...

Phillip Island: Tasman Motorsport preview

Phillip Island: Tasman Motorsport preview

Strategy and discipline are the keys to taking out this year's V8 Supercar Championship according to Tasman Motorsport Managing Director Jeff Grech. The championship will be decided at this weekend's Dunlop Grand Finale at Phillip Island, with...

Phillip Island: Caltex Racing teams preview

Phillip Island: Caltex Racing teams preview

CALTEX DRIVERS READY TO HUNT DOWN THE TITLE AT PHILLIP ISLAND For the fifth consecutive year a Caltex-backed driver is in the hunt for the V8 title as the championship battle heads to a climax at the Dunlop Grand Finale, round 14 of the 2007 V8...

Phillip Island: TeamVodafone preview

Phillip Island: TeamVodafone preview

TeamVodafone title challenge to be played out at Phillip Island again Twelve months ago, Triple Eight Race Engineering claimed its second V8 Supercar Championship Runner-Up trophy at Phillip Island. 34 races and 13 rounds later, the focus has...

Ingall and Ford will part ways in 2008

Ingall and Ford will part ways in 2008

RUSSELL INGALL TO MOVE ON IN 2008 Former V8 Supercar champion Russell Ingall has announced that he will end a five-year partnership with Ford and Stone Brothers Racing on December 13. Ingall, who won the 2005 championship for Ford and SBR in...

Phillip Island: WPS/WOW Racing preview

Phillip Island: WPS/WOW Racing preview

WPS/WOW RACING LOOK TO TYRE-TESTING CHALLENGE AT PHILLIP ISLAND WPS/WOW Racing drivers Max Wilson and Jason Bargwanna have sighted tyre wear as crucial factor for the Dunlop Grand Finale at the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit this ...

Wed 28 Nov 2007
Phillip Island: FPR preview

Phillip Island: FPR preview

FPR HEADS TO THE DUNLOP GRAND FINALE AS FAVOURITES Ford Performance Racing (FPR) heads to the V8 Supercar Championship's 14th and final round of the 2007 season - the Dunlop Grand Finale, at the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit this weekend as...

BimmerWorld 2007 season review
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BimmerWorld 2007 season review

2007: A Year of Change and Success for BimmerWorld in SPEED Touring Car Top BMW Touring Car team develops E90 into a front runner; breaks through to victory circle. Looking back on years of hard work and innovation with the BMW...

BMW interview with champion Andy Priaulx

BMW interview with champion Andy Priaulx

Only one week after celebrating his third consecutive title in the FIA World Touring Car Championship, BMW Team UK's Andy Priaulx (GBR) is a visitor at the Formula BMW World Final. In Valencia (ESP) he is following the exciting contest with 35...

Tue 27 Nov 2007
WORKS enters Mitsubishi Lancer in 2008
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WORKS enters Mitsubishi Lancer in 2008

WORKS Partners with Mitsubishi to Campaign Lancer in SPEED World Challenge LOS ANGELES, Calif. (Nov. 27, 2007) --At the recent Los Angeles Auto Show, the curtains were pulled on the new WORKS built Mitsubishi Lancer, set to compete in the...

Mon 26 Nov 2007
Series newsletter 2007-11-23

Series newsletter 2007-11-23

RECORD CROWD ATTENDED MACAU EVENT A record crowd attended the 54th Macau Grand Prix event that included the FIA WTCC finale. According to the figures released by the Macau Grand Prix Committee last Monday, 55,000 spectators gathered on the ...

Fri 23 Nov 2007
Howard steps out of the drivers seat

Howard steps out of the drivers seat

Howard steps out of the drivers seat but continues to foster young talent After six years in the V8 Supercar Development Series seasoned driver Mark Howard will hang up his helmet and retire from racing following next weekend's round of the V8...

Macau: Tiago Monteiro weekend summary

Macau: Tiago Monteiro weekend summary

Tiago finishes a great 4th in the season final at Macau Tiago Monteiro was one of the main protagonists in the final weekend of the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC), held on the Guia Circuit, at Macau. The Portuguese SEAT Sport driver...

Racing For Belgium 2007 season review

Racing For Belgium 2007 season review

RFB WTCC - A review of 2007 and a preview of 2008 Racing For Belgium not only began a new era this season, but also closed one. The Bornem based team competed in its first ever WTCC, but in October on the track at Barcelona competed in its last...

New Supercar team prepares for 2008

New Supercar team prepares for 2008

NEWEST V8 TEAM LOOKS TO WPS BATHURST 12 HOUR FOR SHAKEDOWN The 2008 WPS Bathurst 12 Hour will play host to the newest V8 Supercar licence holder Walden Motorsport when it hits the track at Mount Panorama as part of the WPS Bathurst Motor...

Mosport Int'l Raceway to host 2008 event
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Mosport Int'l Raceway to host 2008 event

SCCA SPEED WORLD CHALLENGE SET TO RETURN TO MOSPORT IN 2008 Series set to make its 18th appearance at Canada's Home of Motorsports (BOWMANVILLE, ON -- NOVEMBER 20, 2007) Six classic racing venues have been confirmed for the 2008 SCCA Pro...

Audi's Mattias Ekstrom in championship stress
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Audi's Mattias Ekstrom in championship stress

One appointment follows the next for Mattias Ekstrom Audi factory driver more popular than ever Official title presentation by the DMSB Mattias Ekstrom won the DTM title on 14 October at Hockenheim. The Swede from the Audi Sport Team Abt...

Tue 20 Nov 2007
Macau: RML Sunday races report

Macau: RML Sunday races report

RML Chevrolet rules the streets Alain Menu completed a record-breaking World Touring Car season for RML Chevrolet with his fifth pole position and victory of 2007 through the torturous Macau streets. Team-mates Rob Huff and Nicola Larini...

Macau: Alex Zanardi weekend summary

Macau: Alex Zanardi weekend summary

Champions (but things could have gone better for me...)! Dear friends, The Macau weekend finished and an unlucky season with it. It is something that happens. At the end of the day I think that the highest point of the season was the New York...

Macau: BMW Sunday races report

Macau: BMW Sunday races report

BMW and Andy Priaulx successfully defend their WTCC titles in Macau. Andy Priaulx (GBR) of BMW Team UK claimed his third consecutive drivers' title in the FIA World Touring Car Championship. At Macau's "Guia Circuit", he secured a perfect...

Macau: Tom Coronel weekend summary

Macau: Tom Coronel weekend summary

SEAT-driver Tom Coronel ends FIA-WTCC season with a fifth place The final round of the FIA World Touring Car Championship 2007 unfolded as a real thriller. At the start of the first of the two races there were still six drivers in contention for...

Tasmania: Tasman Motorsport Sunday races report

Tasmania: Tasman Motorsport Sunday races report

Jason Richards finished today's final 50-lap race in the Falken Tasmania Challenge at Symmons Plains Raceway, just outside Launceston, in third - the ...

Sun 18 Nov 2007
Macau: ROAL Motorsport Sunday races report

Macau: ROAL Motorsport Sunday races report

BMW 320si number 4 Driver: Alex Zanardi Qualifying: 10th (2.32.493) Race 1 result: 10th Race 2 result: retired BMW 320si number 5 Driver: Felix Porteiro Qualifying: 11th (2.32.497) Race 1 result: 12th Race 2 result: 7th The FIA WTCC 2007 ...

Macau: N.Technology race two report

Macau: N.Technology race two report

THOMPSON THIRD IN CHAMPIONSHIP N.Technology Alfa Romeo came close to winning the Drivers FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) this weekend, following two stunning races from James Thompson in the season finale at Macau. A superb first...

Macau: SEAT Sport Sunday races report

Macau: SEAT Sport Sunday races report

Cruel luck robs SEAT of WTCC titles Yvan Muller was just 8kms away from putting a firm hand on the 2007 FIA World Touring Car Championship for Drivers' when the race leading SEAT Leon TDI he was driving stopped near the end of the penultimate...

Macau: Chevrolet Sunday races report

Macau: Chevrolet Sunday races report

CHEVROLET RULES THE STREETS: ALAIN MENU WINS FIFTH 2007 WTCC RACE Larini Finishes Second; Huff Third In Monaco Of The East For the fifth time this season, Chevrolet Lacetti driver Alain Menu converted his pole position into a race win, an ...

Tasmania: FPR Sunday races report

Tasmania: FPR Sunday races report

FPR RACES TO CONSECUTIVE DOUBLE PODIUM RESULTS IN TASMANIA Ford Performance Racing (FPR) drivers Steve Richards and Mark Winterbottom have raced to the team's second consecutive double podium finish at a fast and furious 13th round of the V8 ...

Macau: Event race two report

Macau: Event race two report

Weather: Hazy and dry Priaulx takes FIA World Touring Car Championship title with win Andy Priaulx clinched his third consecutive FIA World Touring Car Championship title in great style with victory in the second race at Macau on ...

Macau: Priaulx is world champion for the third time

Macau: Priaulx is world champion for the third time

PRIAULX AND BMW CLAIM THIRD WTCC TITLE For the third consecutive year Andy Priaulx and BMW emerged as the winners of the ultimate fight for the FIA World Touring Car Championship in Macau. After two races full of drama in front of fully packed...

Tasmania: Caltex Racing Sunday races report

Tasmania: Caltex Racing Sunday races report

WHINCUP RECLAIMS SERIES LEAD IN TASMANIA Jamie Whincup was an emphatic winner in today's two races at Symmons Plains, taking out round 13 of the 2007 V8 Supercar Championship Series and reclaiming the series lead from Garth Tander with one round...

Tasmania: TeamVodafone Sunday races report

Tasmania: TeamVodafone Sunday races report

Whincup reclaims championship lead with one round to go With just one round remaining in the 2007 V8 Supercar Championship Series TeamVodafone's Jamie Whincup has reclaimed the championship lead after an action packed penultimate round at ...

Macau: Race 2 results

Macau: Race 2 results

Pos Driver Car Laps/gap --- ---------------------- -------------------- --------------- 1. Andy Priaulx BMW 320si 23:19.249 2. Nicola Larini Chevrolet Lacetti ...

Macau: Event race one report

Macau: Event race one report

Weather: Hazy and dry Menu wins dramatic FIA World Touring Car Championship race Alain Menu took victory in a spectacular first FIA World Touring Car Championship race at Macau on Sunday. But all eyes were on Andy Priaulx, who took a crucial...

Macau: N.Technology race one report

Macau: N.Technology race one report

FIFTH PLACE FINISH FOR THOMPSON An electrifying end of today's first race saw N.Technology Alfa Romeo and James Thompson keep their championship hopes alive with a superb fifth place finish. Thompson was running eighth when incidents at the...