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Sat 11 Dec 2004
2005 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia schedule
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2005 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia schedule

Porsche Infineon Carrera Cup Asia 2005 Provisional Calendar <pre> DATE CIRCUIT-COUNTRY ROUNDS February 20-21 Sepang, Malaysia Official Test March 19-20 Sepang, Malaysia* Rd 1 May...

AP: 2005 preview, provisional calendar announced
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AP: 2005 preview, provisional calendar announced

Porsche Infineon Carrera Cup Asia Revs Up for 2005 Season Even before the chequered flag had fallen on the thrilling 2004 season, the Porsche Infineon Carrera Cup Asia was already looking ahead to its third successful year, once again...

Wed 03 Nov 2004
AUS: 2004 highlights
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AUS: 2004 highlights

It was the season of reckoning for prodigious Australian talent Alex Davison. A driver of the future emerged in the form of Fabian Coulthard. The series reached six states with nine championship rounds and one non-championship round. Close to 1.4...

Mon 25 Oct 2004
AUS: Final 2004 standings
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AUS: Final 2004 standings

<pre> Australian Carrera Cup FINAL CHAMPIONSHIP POINTS 1. Alex Davison Greg Murphy Racing 1344 2. Jim Richards Jim Richards Racing 1146 3. Fabian Coulthard Greg Murphy Racing ...

AUS: Surfers Paradise Sunday race summary
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AUS: Surfers Paradise Sunday race summary

Home Win in Carrera Cup For Baird The Australian Carrera Cup series trophy may have been presented to Alex Davison in glorious Gold Coast conditions, but it was local driver Craig Baird that took the honours at the Lexmark Indy 300 for the...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Australia's Surfers Paradise summary

CHAMPCAR/CART: Australia's Surfers Paradise summary

Successful International Affair at Lexmark Indy 300 A Brazilian, New Zealander and Australian claimed the numerous accolades from today's double championship racing affair at Queensland's Lexmark Indy 300. South American talent Bruno...

Sat 23 Oct 2004
AUS: Surfers Paradise Saturday notes
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AUS: Surfers Paradise Saturday notes

'One All' Going into Final Gold Coast Race Jim Richards evened the ledger with Alex Davison in the Carrera Cup at the Lexmark Indy 300, taking out race two today on the Gold Coast in front of a Saturday record crowd of 85,741. Davison (Greg...

Fri 22 Oct 2004
AUS: Surfers Paradise race notes
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AUS: Surfers Paradise race notes

Night Race Wows Spectators and Drivers The first Australian Carrera Cup race held at night proved a resounding success, with a large crowd enthralled by an intriguing battle between Alex Davison and Jim Richards in race one of the all-Porsche...

Wed 20 Oct 2004
AUS: Surfers Paradise preview
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AUS: Surfers Paradise preview

Gold Coast Drivers Aim For Big Carrera Cup Finish Porsche young gun Alex Davison may have secured his first Australian Carrera Cup title, but a legion of local drivers and teams are aiming to take the spotlight away from Davison as the final ...

Mon 18 Oct 2004
AP: Round 10 race report
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AP: Round 10 race report

Marsh Clinches Win as Chen Crowned Class B Champion A-Ha Racing's Matthew Marsh scored his second victory of the day taking top honours in Round 10 of the Porsche Infineon Carrera Cup Asia, while A1 Racing Team's Max Chen clinched the Class B ...

AP: Round nine race notes
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AP: Round nine race notes

A-Ha Wins Big in Korea Briton Matthew Marsh notched up a convincing win for his A-Ha Racing team today in Round 9 of the series at South Korea's Taebaek Circuit. Marsh led from pole to chequered flag unchallenged to take his third win of ...

Sat 16 Oct 2004
AP: Round 9 qualifying summary
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AP: Round 9 qualifying summary

Porsche Infineon Carrera Cup - Asia Round 9 Qualifying Taebaek Circuit, Republic of Korea Marsh Takes Fourth Pole in a Row A-Ha Racing's Matthew Marsh took pole position for the start of Round 9 of the Porsche Infineon Carrera Cup Asia...

Mon 11 Oct 2004
AP: Taebaek rounds 9, 10 preview
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AP: Taebaek rounds 9, 10 preview

Pitched Battle Forecast in Korean Showdown The cream of Asia's sports car specialists are gearing up to do battle in the penultimate two rounds of the 2004 Porsche Infineon Carrera Cup Asia season at South Korea's Taebaek Circuit. With the...

Sun 10 Oct 2004
AUS: Bathurst race two summary
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AUS: Bathurst race two summary

Coulthard's Dream, Richards' Nightmare Rising star of the track Fabian Coulthard shone brightly today claiming his first ever win around Mount Panorama in race two of the Australian Carrera Cup. The 22-year-old Melbourne-based Kiwi beat team...

AUS: Race three reslts, standings
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AUS: Race three reslts, standings

<pre> 1. Alex Davison (Greg Murphy Racing/Glenfords Discount Tool Centres) 8 Laps 2. Jonathon Webb (Tekno Autosports) 3. Klark Quinn (Team VIP Petfoods) 4. Craig Baird (Team VIP Petfoods) 5. Tony Quinn ...

AUS: Race three notes
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AUS: Race three notes

Davison Secures Title While Webb and Quinn Excel Alex Davison reinforced his status as one of Australia's brightest motor racing prospects by wrapping up his first Australian Carrera Cup title at the Bob Jane T-Marts 1000 in Bathurst this ...

Fri 08 Oct 2004
AUS: Bathurst race one notes
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AUS: Bathurst race one notes

Davison Claims First Bathurst Race Win It was a crucial day in Alex Davison's Australian Carrera Cup championship campaign after winning race one at the Bob Jane T-Marts 1000 in Bathurst today. Davison's closest rival in the series and ...

Thu 07 Oct 2004
AUS: Bathurst qualifying notes
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AUS: Bathurst qualifying notes

Richards To Start From Pole in Bathurst Carrera Cup Mountain experience paid dividends for Jim Richards today in round eight of the Australian Carrera Cup at the Bob Jane T-Marts 1000 in Bathurst. The 57-year-old seven-time Bathurst enduro ...

Fri 01 Oct 2004
AUS: Bathurst pre-race notes: family history
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AUS: Bathurst pre-race notes: family history

The Bob Jane T-Marts 1000 is the favourite event of the season for most of the Australian Carrera Cup drivers set to embark on Bathurst from October 7 to 10, but for two drivers it holds long and significant family memories. Rodney Jane, whose...

Matt halliday to double at Bathurst

Matt halliday to double at Bathurst

Halliday Doubling Up at Bathurst New Zealander Matt Halliday will be one busy little beaver at Bathurst next weekend when he competes in both the Bob Jane T-Marts 1000 aboard the Orrcon Racing Falcon and a Porsche GT3 the penultimate round of...

Sun 26 Sep 2004
AP: Alex Yoong Shanghai race summary
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AP: Alex Yoong Shanghai race summary

V8 Supercar driver Alex Yoong remained in high spirits after a deflating experience in his first race on the new Shanghai International Circuit in China today. Yoong drove in the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia on the undercard to the Formula One grand...

Sat 25 Sep 2004
AP/UK: Radisich, Yoong to race in Porsche Cup
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AP/UK: Radisich, Yoong to race in Porsche Cup

This weekend V8 Supercar drivers Paul Radisich and Alex Yoong will race in Porsche 911 GT3 Cup cars in the Carrera Cup, not in Australia and not even in the same country. Radisich, who campaigns the Team Betta Electrical Ford BA Falcon in the V8...

AP: Alex Yoong Shanghai Friday practice notes
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AP: Alex Yoong Shanghai Friday practice notes

V8 Supercar driver Alex Yoong left his mark in his first serious hit out at the impressive new Shanghai International Circuit in China today. Yoong, who drives a Ford Falcon in the V8 Supercar Championship Series for Australian businessman Craig...

AP: Shanghai round eight qualifying times
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AP: Shanghai round eight qualifying times

<pre> Round 8 Qualifying Pos Comp. Drivers Class Entrant Time 1 33 Matthew MARSH (GBR) A A-Ha Racing 2:12.136 2 55 Rizal ...

AP: Shanghai round 8 qualifying notes
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AP: Shanghai round 8 qualifying notes

A-Ha Racing's Matthew Marsh took his third successive pole position in as many rounds today by clocking the fastest time in qualifying for Round 8 of the Porsche Infineon Carrera Cup Asia, the most high-profile race of the season at China's first...

Wed 22 Sep 2004
Yoong to run Porsche Cup at inaugural GP of China

Yoong to run Porsche Cup at inaugural GP of China

WPS Racing's Alex Yoong has returned to the Formula One arena, this time to race in a support event at this weekend's inaugural F1 grand prix in China. Yoong will be lining up on the starting grid in the Porsche Carerra Cup Asia, making him...

Tue 21 Sep 2004
AUS: Sandown round seven wrapup
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AUS: Sandown round seven wrapup

Profile of the Round - David Thexton Since making the move over from V8 Supercars to Porsche 911 GT3 Cup cars in May, David Thexton has spent many hours developing his skills and experience in the left-hand drive 400-horsepower vehicles. It...

IRL: Brack's first time in a race car was in Sweden

IRL: Brack's first time in a race car was in Sweden

Brack Delights Swedish Fans With Impressive Porsche Run; Media, Fans Mob Injured Racer in His First Race After 11 Months 1999 Indy 500 Champion Takes Fifth in Both Carrera Cup Road Races MANTROP, Sweden (Sept. 20, 2004) - For the first time...

Sun 12 Sep 2004
AUS: Sandown race three notes
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AUS: Sandown race three notes

Two in a Row for Richards at Sandown The arm wrestle between two of the world's finest Porsche racers Jim Richards and Alex Davison continued today at the Betta Electrical 500 at Sandown Raceway in Melbourne for round seven of the Australian ...

Sat 11 Sep 2004
AUS: Sandown race three results, points
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AUS: Sandown race three results, points

<pre> RESULTS -- RACE 3 1. Jim Richards Jim Richards Racing/OAMPS Insurance Brokers 11 Laps 2. Alex Davison Greg Murphy Racing/Glenfords Tool Centre 3. Jonathon Webb Tekno Autosports 4. Peter Fitzgerald ...

AUS: Sandown race one, two results
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AUS: Sandown race one, two results

<pre> RESULTS -- RACE 1 1. Jim Richards (Jim Richards Racing/OAMPS Insurance Brokers) 10 Laps 2. Alex Davison (Greg Murphy Racing/Glenfords Tool Centre) 3. Craig Baird (Team VIP Petfoods) 4. Charlie O'Brien ...

AUS: Sandown race one, two notes
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AUS: Sandown race one, two notes

Alex Davison and Jim Richards shared the spoils during the first two races in the Australian Carrera Cup at the Betta Electrical 500 at Sandown Raceway today. Richards (Jim Richards Racing / OAMPS Insurance Brokers) took out race one in wet and...

Fri 10 Sep 2004
AUS: Sandown qualifying notes
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AUS: Sandown qualifying notes

It was an impressive day for rising Kiwi steerer Fabian Coulthard, showcasing his potential in his 911 GT3 Cup car in the Carrera Cup and also his Holden Commodore VY in the V8 Supercars. Coulthard (Greg Murphy Racing / Team Braun) claimed his...

Fri 03 Sep 2004
AUS: Baird joins Team VIP for final races
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AUS: Baird joins Team VIP for final races

Kiwi V8 Supercar driver Craig Baird is the latest addition to the Australian Carrera Cup field for the remaining three rounds of the 2004 series starting with next weekend's round at the Betta Electrical Sandown 500. The 34-year-old Gold ...

Fri 20 Aug 2004
AUS: Ideal springboard into V8 Supercars
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AUS: Ideal springboard into V8 Supercars

With the significant growth in the V8 Supercar Championship Series in recent years, the number of young aspirants to become V8 stars of the future has also taken a quantum leap. To become one of the 36 V8 Supercar drivers on the grid takes years...

Sun 15 Aug 2004
AP: Beijing round 7 race summary
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AP: Beijing round 7 race summary

Porsche Infineon Carrera Cup Asia Round 7 Goldenport Circuit, Beijing, China August 15, 2004 Weather -- Overcast Marsh Makes it a Double A-Ha Racing's Matthew Marsh made it a double today, taking his second Porsche Infineon Carrera Cup...