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Wed 19 Sep 2001
AUSF3: UTE: Sandown 500 schedule

AUSF3: UTE: Sandown 500 schedule

<pre> CLARION SANDOWN 500 Event Timetable Friday, 14 September 9 am Practice (20 min.), Century Batteries GT Production Series (Rd 7) 9.30 am Practice (20 min.), Century Batteries GT Performance Series (Rd 6) 10 am ...

Sun 07 Oct 2001
Wayne Wakefield Bathurst report

Wayne Wakefield Bathurst report

Queensland's Wayne Wakefield held off Matthew White to win the Konica V8 Supercar Challenge at Bathurst's Mt Panorama this morning. The two Holden Commodore drivers had a fantastic nose-to-tail battle for the majority of the 30-lap event, which...

Sun 26 Aug 2001
Sports Sedan Championship Queensland race one report

Sports Sedan Championship Queensland race one report

National Australian Sports Sedan Association Race One - Round Four Australian Sports Sedan Championship Thriller Race Goes To Baily In a highly entertaining race that went all the way to the wire, Kerry Baily in his Nissan 300ZX/Chev edged out...

Thu 16 Aug 2001
Dick Johnson profile and stats

Dick Johnson profile and stats

DICK JOHNSON ­ PROFILE While he is now retired from driving, Dick Johnson has no intention of stepping away from the sport that has made him a major national sporting personality and one of the most successful racing drivers in ...

Thu 01 Mar 2001
Young Guns ready for Cleanevent Nations Cup

Young Guns ready for Cleanevent Nations Cup

FOUR of Australia's most talented "Young Gun" drivers will have a chance to showcase their talents on an international stage when the Cleanevent Nations Cup takes to the track at the Qantas Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne tomorrow. ...

Sat 13 Oct 2001
Bathurst Lansvale Racing Team race report

Bathurst Lansvale Racing Team race report

October 7, 2001 - Sydney's Lansvale Racing Team has finished in the top ten at Australia's most famous motor race, the V8 Supercar 1000 at Bathurst's Mount Panorama. 27 year old Cameron McConville and his 36 year old co-driver Rick Bates powered...

Tue 18 Sep 2001
AUSF3: UTE: Success of Sandown 500

AUSF3: UTE: Success of Sandown 500

Clarion Sandown 500 -- The Highlight of Most Successful PROCAR Event Yet In 2001 CLARION Sandown 500 organisers PROCAR Australia rated last weekend's event their most successful yet after counting a three-day attendance of 20,450 at Sandown ...

Fri 04 May 2001
Konica V8 Supercars Winton preview

Konica V8 Supercars Winton preview

KONICA V8 SUPERCARS A FIRST FOR WINTON RACEWAY Round three of the Konica V8 Supercar Series heads to Winton Motor Raceway for the first time this weekend May 5-6. The "Nations Action Track" as it is fondly known will see twenty-seven Konica V8...

Tue 02 Oct 2001
Bathurst record could fall

Bathurst record could fall

One of the longest-standing records in Australian motorsport could fall during the V8 Supercar 1000 at Bathurst's Mt Panorama this weekend. A total resurfacing of the demanding 6.213km circuit will provide levels of tyre grip never experienced...

Mon 06 Aug 2001
AUSF3: UTE: Sandown 500 driver preparation

AUSF3: UTE: Sandown 500 driver preparation

Sandown 500 Entry Call Starts Race To Sign Top Endurance Drivers DOZENS of Australia's fastest drivers are on the shopping lists of motor racing teams preparing for the return of the famous Sandown 500 in Melbourne next month, following the ...

Tue 17 Jul 2001
AUSF3: UTE: Queensland Raceway preview

AUSF3: UTE: Queensland Raceway preview

Big Crowd At Parade Of Horsepower Starts Build-Up To Procar Series At Queensland Raceway UP to 10,000 people crammed Brisbane's Park Road restaurant row yesterday for the inaugural Pink Ribbon Parade of Horsepower, which featured drivers and...

Fri 19 Oct 2001
Honda Indy Gold Coast preview

Honda Indy Gold Coast preview

V8 Supercars Ready To Roar At Honda Indy 300 One of the strongest fields of V8 Supercars ever assembled will line-up on the streets of Surfers Paradise next week as part of the Honda Indy 300. Following one of the most successful V8 Supercar...

Thu 28 Jun 2001
SCS's 25th Anniversary - Calder Park

SCS's 25th Anniversary - Calder Park

V8 Supercars Return For The 25th Anniversary of Calder Park Championship Racing on July 15 June 28, 2001 - Australia's fastest roadshow, the Shell Championship Series (SCS) returns to Melbourne's Calder Park Raceway on July 14 & 15. The ...

Mon 26 Nov 2001
AUSF3: UTE: Oran Park Procar results, points

AUSF3: UTE: Oran Park Procar results, points

PROCAR Championship Series - Grand Final Round - Oran Park, NSW Race Results Megamantis.com Australian Nations Cup Championship (Rd 8) Race 1 1 P. Stokell (Lamborghini GTR) 2 G. Morgan (Viper) 3 J. Bowe (Ferrari Challenge) Race 2 1 T. Quinn...

Sun 26 Aug 2001
Sports Sedan Queensland starting grid and points

Sports Sedan Queensland starting grid and points

<pre> STARTING GRID SATURDAY August 25, 2001 1 Kerry Baily (Tas) Nissan 300ZX/Chev 1:07.2145 2 Tony Ricciardello (WA) Alfa Romeo/Chev 1:08.8382 3 Daniel Jameson (NSW) Jaguar XKR/Chev 1:09.9952 4 Stephen Voight (Qld) Honda Prelude/Chev ...

Fri 28 Sep 2001
UTE: Bathurst V8 1000 facts and figures

UTE: Bathurst V8 1000 facts and figures

<pre> V8 Supercar 1000 Facts And Figures Title: V8 1000 for V8 Supercars What: A 1000km endurance race for V8 Supercars. Round 11 of the 2001 Shell Championship Series Where: Mt Panorama, Bathurst, NSW When: October 4-7, 2001 Event...

Thu 18 Oct 2001
UTE: Fox Sports to broadcast ProcarAu events

UTE: Fox Sports to broadcast ProcarAu events

Nations Cup, GTP, V8 Brutes To Air On Fox Sports PAY television network Fox Sports will start broadcasting Nations Cup, GT Performance, GT Production and V8 BRute Muster series races from Friday 2 November. Series organiser PROCAR Australia...

Tue 25 Sep 2001
Lansvale Racing Bathurst preview

Lansvale Racing Bathurst preview

September 24, 2001 - The Lansvale Racing Team is ready for their most competitive performance yet at Australia's most famous motor race - the Bathurst V8 Supercar 1000 on October 7. Team owners and drivers Trevor Ashby and Steve Reed continue ...

Tue 13 Mar 2001
Expanded AUSGTP coverage for the 2001 season

Expanded AUSGTP coverage for the 2001 season

FANS of two of Australia¹s most popular motorsport competitions, the Nations Cup and Australian GT Production Car Championship, will be able to enjoy significantly increased national television coverage of races in the 2001 season. The Nations...

Sat 27 Oct 2001
Tomas Czechs in Gold Coast race with Delta Europcar

Tomas Czechs in Gold Coast race with Delta Europcar

2001 Honda Indy 300 Cabcharge V8 Supercar Challenge 12-15 October 2001 Tomas Mezera, 1988 Bathurst winner and 1985 Formula Ford Champion, is a late inclusion for Mike Imrie's V8 Supercar for Indy and the remainder of the 2001 Shell Championship...

Mon 27 Aug 2001
Radisich and Johnson win Queensland 500

Radisich and Johnson win Queensland 500

Radisich And Johnson Win Biazzare VIP Petfoods Queensland 500 In one of the most bizarre V8 Supercar races ever seen, Gold Coasters Paul Radisich and Steve Johnson actually won today's VIP Petfoods Queensland 500 with their car parked in a sand...

Sat 14 Jul 2001
Calder Park qualifying race one

Calder Park qualifying race one

July 15, 2001 - A sunny winter day greeted today's Calder Park motorsport action, with Holden Racing Team driver and Championship leader Mark Skaife driving to Pole position for the first of tomorrow's three Shell Championship Series races at the...

Mon 26 Nov 2001
Stephen Vines Philip Island special news

Stephen Vines Philip Island special news

Vines Makes A Fast Fashion Statement Even if he's not the fastest on the track for Sunday's 50K Sport Sedan Plate at Melbourne's Philip Island Grand Prix circuit, Local driver Stephen Vines will be the best dressed. Thanks to the support of ...

Tue 16 Oct 2001
Briggs Mostorsport, John Bowe part company

Briggs Mostorsport, John Bowe part company

V8 Supercar driver John Bowe and Queensland-based team Briggs Motorsport have decided to part company. Bowe will no longer drive the ...

Fri 11 May 2001
Fellow competitor comes to rescue of Michael Simpson

Fellow competitor comes to rescue of Michael Simpson

LATE Sunday morning Michael Simpson's dream of winning this year's Konica V8 Supercar Series looked dead and buried after his EL Falcon was taken out in a first-corner pile-up during round three at Winton in north-east Victoria. A simple lack of...

Thu 12 Jul 2001
AUSF3: UTE: Queensland Raceway preview

AUSF3: UTE: Queensland Raceway preview

Fabulous Cars, Spectacular Entertainment in Store for PROCAR Series at Queensland Raceway UP TO 150 cars, from Ferrari coupes to Falcon utes to Formula 3, are expected to compete in one of Queensland's biggest motor racing events of the year,...

Mon 07 May 2001
Gulf Western joins NRC Racing

Gulf Western joins NRC Racing

May 4, 2001 - The NRC Racing V8 Supercar team are delighted to announce that one of Australia's largest owned and operated oil companies, Gulf Western, has signed an exciting sponsorship deal with Canberra driver Dale Brede for the remainder of...

Mon 06 Aug 2001
Queensland Raceway prepares for the 500

Queensland Raceway prepares for the 500

Records Set To Fall As 20-Day Countdown Begins To VIP Petoods Queensland 500 The polishing rags are out to add the last bit of shine to the Queensland Raceway with just 20 days remaining until the VIP Petoods Queensland 500. After a rocky start...

Mon 26 Nov 2001
AUSF3: UTE: Oran Park qualifying results

AUSF3: UTE: Oran Park qualifying results

Procar Championship Series Grand Final Round Oran Park, NSW 23-25 November Stokell, Pearson Claim Oran Park Pole Positions In Procar Series Grand Final Round LAMBORGHINI driver Paul Stokell will start from pole position in the deciding round...

Thu 12 Jul 2001
Calder Park Bob Jane to return for celebration

Calder Park Bob Jane to return for celebration

WHEN: THURSDAY JULY 12 at 4:00pm WHERE: CALDER PARK RACEWAY (24km west of Melbourne CBD along Calder Freeway) EVENT: BOB JANE - First Ever Calder Park Touring Car Round Winner to Drive Ford Tickford Racing Au Falcon V8 Supercar to Mark The...

Fri 19 Oct 2001
BTCC: Speedvision coverage of events

BTCC: Speedvision coverage of events

Speedvision Commits To Significant Touring Car Coverage Speedvison Network, in conjunction with its supplier, Performance Communications Group, Inc. will expand its coverage of international Touring Car racing in 2001 to include exclusive...

Sat 25 Aug 2001
Sports Sedan Championship Queensland first qualifying

Sports Sedan Championship Queensland first qualifying

National Australian Sports Sedan Association First Qualifying - Round Four Australian Sports Sedan Championship Bailey Blitzes In Queensland Defending champion Kerry Baily continues his fight back to retain his crown by setting a sizzling pace...

Sun 25 Mar 2001
V8 Supercars Phillip Island race report

V8 Supercars Phillip Island race report

Round 1 - Phillip Island, VIC 23-25 March, 2001 Race Day Report SKAIFE'S PERFECT START TO TITLE DEFENCE Sunday, 25 March: It was a relaxed Mark Skaife performing exactly how you would expect a reigning champion to perform - powerfully ...

Sat 06 Oct 2001
Bathurst McConville puts Holden on pole for VIP GTP enduro

Bathurst McConville puts Holden on pole for VIP GTP enduro

HOLDEN V8s will start favorite for tomorrow's V.I.P. Petfoods GTP 2-Hour Showroom Showdown after qualifying 1-2 ahead of a quartet of Japanese turbocharged cars today at Mount Panorama, Bathurst. Cameron McConville, driving a Holden Commodore...

Thu 16 Aug 2001
Dick Johnson Straight unveiled at Queensland Raceway

Dick Johnson Straight unveiled at Queensland Raceway

Queensland's favourite motor racing son was honored today when the front section of the Queensland Raceway was officially named "Dick Johnson Straight". Johnson, a five-time national champion and three-time Bathurst winner, proudly unveiled a ...

Fri 23 Nov 2001
AUSF3: UTE: Oran Park season finale practice one report

AUSF3: UTE: Oran Park season finale practice one report

PROCAR Champ Series - Grand Final Round - Oran Park, NSW, 23-25 November Stokell Brings $700,000 Lambo, Waratahs Help Bowe Find Other Ways To Boot The Opposition LAMBORGHINI driver Paul Stokell wheeled out a new $700,000 racing coupe while...