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Wed 27 May 2015
Rydell returns to the WTCC in MoscowHeadline

Rydell returns to the WTCC in Moscow

Rickard Rydell has performed a test at Mantorp Park in Sweden in preparation for his return to racing next month at the Russian round of the WTCC at the Moscow Raceway.

Wood accepts partial blame for Coulthard clashHeadline

Wood accepts partial blame for Coulthard clash

Dale Wood has accepted part of the blame for his clash with team-mate Fabian Coulthard at Winton, but says both parties played their part in the incident.

Percat calls for even more softs in V8sHeadline

Percat calls for even more softs in V8s

An extra set of soft tyres for Darwin is a step in the right direction, but Nick Percat says V8 Supercars should be looking to use the soft compound even more.

Tue 26 May 2015
V8 Supercars confirms V6 engine planHeadline

V8 Supercars confirms V6 engine plan

V8 Supercars has confirmed that it is developing its own V6 engine, and that it may complete a demonstration run during this year’s Bathurst 1000 weekend.

Soft tyres for second Darwin V8 raceHeadline

Soft tyres for second Darwin V8 race

Dunlop’s soft tyres will be used for the second of two 60-kilometre sprint races on the Saturday of the upcoming Darwin round, V8 Supercars confirmed today.

Mon 25 May 2015
V8 teams don’t take me seriously – DavisonHeadline

V8 teams don’t take me seriously – Davison

Australian racer James Davison says he’s always wanted to do the V8 Supercars endurance races, but that V8 teams down under don’t take him seriously.

V8 drivers back new Australian GT seriesHeadline

V8 drivers back new Australian GT series

V8 Supercars drivers have thrown their support behind plans to expand the Australian GT Championship to include more two-driver endurance races next season.

Sat 23 May 2015
McLaughlin: Porsche dice a confidence builderHeadline

McLaughlin: Porsche dice a confidence builder

Scott McLaughlin says today’s dice with Nick Percat during the Porsche Carrera Cup Pro-Am will do his confidence good, as the Volvo driver endures a tough V8 Supercars season.

Fri 22 May 2015
Hamilton gets first BTCC test mileage at Brands HatchHeadline

Hamilton gets first BTCC test mileage at Brands Hatch

Nicolas Hamilton has had his first taste of the car with which he will contest selected BTCC rounds this season in testing at Brands Hatch on Friday.

Lowndes weighs in on V8 wet tyre debateHeadline

Lowndes weighs in on V8 wet tyre debate

Craig Lowndes says the controversial decision to run wets on James Courtney's car during a dry race at the Winton V8 Supercars round will pay off later in the year.

Thu 21 May 2015
New Adelaide circuit given green lightHeadline

New Adelaide circuit given green light

The multi-million dollar SA Motorsport Park development in Tailem Bend, near Adelaide in South Australia, has been given the official green light.

Prodrive commits to FG X for 2016Headline

Prodrive commits to FG X for 2016

Despite Ford’s withdrawal from V8 Supercars, Prodrive Racing Australia’s team principal Tim Edwards says the Ford Falcon FG X is likely to live on next season.

Wed 20 May 2015
Consistency key to title fight – CoulthardHeadline

Consistency key to title fight – Coulthard

Fabian Coulthard says keeping his points score ticking over is his key to being part of the V8 Supercars title fight come the business end of the season.

DTM finalises 2017 Class 1 regulationsHeadline

DTM finalises 2017 Class 1 regulations

DTM bosses have finalised the series’ 2017 regulations, dubbed 'Class 1', which will be shared with the Japanese-based Super GT series.

Dumbrell aiming to lock down overseas driverHeadline

Dumbrell aiming to lock down overseas driver

Lucas Dumbrell says his LD Motorsport V8 Supercars team is looking outside of Australia for a co-driver to partner Tim Blanchard at the Sandown, Bathurst and Gold Coast races this year.

Insights with Rick Kelly: Champagne has never tasted so sweetHeadline

Insights with Rick Kelly: Champagne has never tasted so sweet

Winton certainly proved to be the best weekend the Jack Daniel’s Nissan has had so far in season 2015, but as Rick Kelly writes, there’s definitely plenty more to come.

Analysis: A bit of V8 biff ain’t badHeadline

Analysis: A bit of V8 biff ain’t bad

Garth Tander says that David Reynolds should have kept his post-Winton grievances out of the media, and sorted the issue privately. But is that really what’s best for V8 Supercars as a sport? Andrew van Leeuwen investigates.

Tue 19 May 2015
Loeb: Headline

Loeb: "Battling with Muller is a dream"

In only his second season in the championship, rally legend Sebastien Loeb is already taking the fight to the touring car specialists in the WTCC.

Toto Wolff sells stake in HWAHeadline

Toto Wolff sells stake in HWA

Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff has sold a stake in HWA, the company that builds and develops the German manufacturer's DTM cars.

McLaughlin eyeing more Porsche success (includes video)Headline

McLaughlin eyeing more Porsche success (includes video)

V8 Supercars regular Scott McLaughlin says he is hoping to score back-to-back Porsche Pro-Am wins at Phillip Island this weekend, as he prepares to partner Stephen Grove for a second year running.