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Fri 23 Apr 2004
UTE: PROCAR Australia ceases operations

UTE: PROCAR Australia ceases operations

Motor racing organiser PROCAR Australia announced today it is ceasing operations immediately. Ross Palmer, Chairman and founder of the Brisbane-based company, said a meeting of directors today unanimously agreed to a strategic withdrawal from...

Sat 31 Jan 2004
AUSF3: UTE: PROCAR elects foun new directors

AUSF3: UTE: PROCAR elects foun new directors

TEN-time Bathurst winner Peter Brock will be among four successful motorsport and business identities appointed to the board of directors of motor racing events company PROCAR Australia. PROCAR Chairman and founder Ross Palmer said today the...

Mon 01 Mar 2004
FPR's new headquarters opened in Melbourne

FPR's new headquarters opened in Melbourne

Ford Performance Racing Opens Australia's Largest Motor Racing Engineering Facility February 29, 2004 -- Prodrive owned Australian V8 Supercar team, Ford Performance Racing (FPR), has raised the curtain on the team's outstanding new engineering...

Wed 19 May 2004
Brian Lawrence named as SBR Commercial Manager

Brian Lawrence named as SBR Commercial Manager

Defending V8 Supercar champions Stone Brothers Racing has signed long-time motorsport administrator Brian Lawrence as its new Commercial Manager. Formerly of New Zealand, Lawrence has had a relationship with Ross and Jimmy Stone for more than 25...

Wed 15 Dec 2004
2004 Awards Night report

2004 Awards Night report

Marcos Ambrose dominates on and off track in V8 Supercar Championship Series Marcos Ambrose' and Stone Brothers Racing's domination of the V8 Supercar Championship Series was further reinforced at tonight's prestigous Gala Awards Dinner at...

Thu 29 Jan 2004
SUPERCROSS: V8 Supercar driver to mentor riders

SUPERCROSS: V8 Supercar driver to mentor riders

V8 Supercar driver Russell Ingall teams up with leading Yamaha Supercross team Stone Brothers Racing's Russell Ingall has joined forces with the CDR/Boost Mobile/Yamaha team as a mentor to the riders and to work with the team in a motivational...

Wed 15 Dec 2004
Decina Racing officially launched

Decina Racing officially launched

Australia's newest V8 Supercar team Decina Racing was officially launched on the Gold Coast today. The two-car team will be operated by Paul Cruickshank Racing at Southport and will field Warren Luff as its lead driver in the V8 Supercar ...

Tue 21 Dec 2004
TEGA reappoints Kelvin O'Reilly

TEGA reappoints Kelvin O'Reilly

The Board of Touring Car Entrants Group (TEGA) has unanimously reappointed General Manager Kelvin O'Reilly for a further three years, underpinning the work of the key V8 Supercar Championship Series figure. O'Reilly, who is also TEGA...

Wed 08 Dec 2004
2004 Final standings

2004 Final standings

<pre> 2004 CHAMPIONSHIP POINTS 1: Marcos Ambrose 2174 2: Russell Ingall 1936 3: Jason Bright 1920 4: Greg Murphy 1913 5: Steve Richards 1819 6: Rick Kelly 1793 7: Todd Kelly 1623 8: ...

Mon 17 May 2004
UTE: Sandown Sunday results

UTE: Sandown Sunday results

Round 3 of 8 -- Sandown International Motor Raceway, 14-16 May 2004 Results Australian Nations Cup Championship (Rd 3) Race 2 (16 laps) GT class 1. Paul Stokell (Lamborghini) 2. David Stevens (Porsche) 3. Nathan Pretty (Monaro) Trophy class ...

Fri 13 Feb 2004
Actron Air Racing Konica series 2004 preview

Actron Air Racing Konica series 2004 preview

Two Car Actron Air Racing Team For 2004 Konica Minolta Series The Paul Cruickshank Racing operation confirmed this week they will run two cars for their major sponsor air conditioning giant Actron Air. The Sydney based company has ...

Thu 02 Dec 2004
Eastern Creek II: SBR's Ingall to have new look

Eastern Creek II: SBR's Ingall to have new look

Russell Ingall To Have Face Lift This Weekend Russell Ingall's Caltex Ford will have a "face lift" for this weekend's final round of the V8 Supercar Championship series at Eastern Creek in Sydney. Ingall will swap the regular number 9 on his...

Sun 21 Mar 2004
Clipsal: Konica: Team Fujitsu race report

Clipsal: Konica: Team Fujitsu race report

Team Fujitsu Notch Up Its First Round Win Dick Johnson Racing's Team Fujitsu has taken out its first round of the 2004 Konica Minolta V8 Supercar season, with driver Owen Kelly winning both races at the Clipsal 500 event at Adelaide. Kelly...

Mon 13 Sep 2004
Weapons of mass deception/production

Weapons of mass deception/production

As the V8 Supercar circus headed to Victoria for the first of the enduro rounds of the championship, it was followed by another controversy after the Adelaide based outfit, Team Dynamik faced charges of breaching testing regulations after being...

Tue 06 Apr 2004
South Africa to air Australian V8 Supercars

South Africa to air Australian V8 Supercars

Ford Presents Australian V8 Super Car Championship On Supersport The Ford Motor Company of South Africa has announced that it will be the title sponsor of the Australian V8 Supercar Championship highlights that will feature in High Octane ...

Mon 29 Nov 2004
Team Kiwi Racing signs Paul Radisich

Team Kiwi Racing signs Paul Radisich

Rat Back in Black - Radisich Joins Team Kiwi Racing To the elation of Kiwi motorsport fans throughout New Zealand and overseas, Team Kiwi Racing has today announced that they have secured the services of dual World Touring Car Champion Paul ...

Thu 10 Jun 2004
Barbagallo: Garth Tander preview

Barbagallo: Garth Tander preview

Local boy Garth Tander hopes to make a big charge at the leader board when he returns home for this weekend's fifth round of the V8 Supercar Championship Series at Barbagallo Raceway in Perth. Former Bathurst winner Tander is sitting in 10th ...

Sun 21 Nov 2004
Season finale to decide championship

Season finale to decide championship

BigPond Grand Finale to decide V8 Supercar Championship Series Jason Bright has rejoined fellow Holden driver Greg Murphy on the V8 Supercar Championship Series contenders list going into the final round following the amendment of results...

Tue 24 Feb 2004
AUSF3: UTE: PROCAR television news

AUSF3: UTE: PROCAR television news

PROCAR Champ Series To Be Shown on Channel Nine in 2004 Some of Australia's most popular motor racing championships from the PROCAR Champ Series will be shown on the national Nine Network from April. An agreement confirmed today between the...

Mon 19 Apr 2004
Konica: Howard Racing Winton summary

Konica: Howard Racing Winton summary

Howard Racing's Cameron McLean experienced highs and lows during today's three race event in round 3 at Winton Motor Raceway in Victoria's north west. Yesterday's qualifying session proved frustrating for the team, with such a tight twisting...

Wed 08 Dec 2004
Eastern Creek II: Orrcon Racing Sunday report

Eastern Creek II: Orrcon Racing Sunday report

Orrcon Racing Achieve Their Goals For 2004 At the start of the 2004 V8 Supercar Championship the team at Larkham Motor Sport set themselves two goals for the year. The first was to achieve a top ten result in an Orrcon Racing Falcon in the ...

Wed 17 Nov 2004
Ambrose puts champagne back on iceHeadline

Ambrose puts champagne back on ice

The V8 Supercar series returned to Symmons Plains in country Tasmania for the first time since 1999 this weekend. Defending champion Marcos Ambrose in the Stone Bros Pirtek Ford raced here yesterday for the first time in front of his home crowd...

Sat 03 Jul 2004
UTE: V8 BRutes teams asked to decide futures

UTE: V8 BRutes teams asked to decide futures

Competitors in the V8 BRutes Series have been asked to make a decision about their futures, following attempts by some to take the unique ute racing competition elsewhere. Peter Boylan, new organiser of the PROCAR Champ Series events, ...

Thu 19 Feb 2004
Konica series Wakefield Park preview

Konica series Wakefield Park preview

Konica Minolta V8 Supercar Series ready to roar. A new look Konica Minolta V8 Supercar Series kicks off at Wakefield Park, Goulburn this weekend in what is expected to be an exciting clash of new talent against the more experienced of ...

Thu 02 Dec 2004
Appeal lodged by Team Dynamik

Appeal lodged by Team Dynamik

On Friday 26 November 2004, Team Dynamik Pty Ltd lodged an appeal through CAMS, as the recognised national motor sport controlling body, to the FIA International Court of Appeal against the decision of the V8 Supercar National Court of ...

Mon 19 Apr 2004
UTE: Oran Park: Saturday report, results

UTE: Oran Park: Saturday report, results

Flag-to-Flag Win Boosts Stokell's Chase for Second Nations Cup Title SYDNEY -- Australian Nations Cup champion Paul Stokell consolidated his lead in the 2004 series with a flag-to-flag win in the opening leg of round two at Oran Park circuit,...

Sat 11 Dec 2004
V8 Supercar team Orrcon Racing fundraiser

V8 Supercar team Orrcon Racing fundraiser

Orrcon Racing Lends a Charitable Hand With the V8 Supercar Championship over for another year Orrcon Racing will be providing the moment of a lifetime for a handful of lucky people tomorrow. Through the opportunity of providing a hot lap in...

Sun 21 Nov 2004
Stone Brothers Racing signs engine partner

Stone Brothers Racing signs engine partner

Stone Brothers Racing and Triple Eight Sign Engine Deal V8 Supercar Champions Stone Brothers Racing is set to expand its engine supply business by establishing an alliance with the Brisbane-based Triple Eight Race Engineering operation for four...

Sun 14 Nov 2004
Symmons Plains: Sunday results, standings

Symmons Plains: Sunday results, standings

RACE 2 RESULTS 1: Marcos Ambrose Ford 42 Laps 2: Rick Kelly Holden 3: Todd Kelly Holden 4: Greg Murphy Holden 5: Russell Ingall Ford 6: Craig Lowndes Ford 7: Cameron McConville Holden 8: Steve...

Fri 01 Oct 2004
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 15 Aug 2004
Oran Park: WPS team owner critical of officials

Oran Park: WPS team owner critical of officials

Gore Critical of Race Officials -- Will Install Turbo Next Start WPS Racing team owner Craig Gore delivered a broadside to race officials after team driver David Besnard was sensationally punted to the rear end of the field for the second of the...

Tue 20 Jan 2004
Rupprecht Motorsport to run Mosler MT900R

Rupprecht Motorsport to run Mosler MT900R

Adelaide, South Australia, 14th January 2004 -- Not yet a household name in sports cars, but the Mosler MT900R was the surprise package at the inaugural Bathurst 24 Hour event by taking second spot on the podium. Despite a few problems, the...

Wed 08 Dec 2004
Ambrose wins back-2-back championshipHeadline

Ambrose wins back-2-back championship

On Saturday at Eastern Creek, just outside of Sydney, Ford Pirtek driver Marcos Ambrose won his second V8 Supercar Series title for the Queensland based Stone Brothers Racing Team. After dominating practice and qualifying in the Bigpond Finale,...

Sun 25 Jul 2004
Winton: Orrcon Racing Sunday report

Winton: Orrcon Racing Sunday report

Orrcon Racing driver Jason Bargwanna is back inside the top ten of the V8 Supercar Championship after being in the thick of the action throughout round seven at Winton Motor Raceway in Victoria today. After recording his best qualifying effort...

Wed 28 Apr 2004
Pukekohe: Round three preview

Pukekohe: Round three preview

Murphy revels in his private House of Pain Pukekohe is New Zealand driver Greg Murphy's private "House of Pain". His unbeaten record at the V8 Supercar Championship Series track is daunting and highly revered by his peers. The town just...

Sun 05 Dec 2004
Eastern Creek II: FPR Saturday report

Eastern Creek II: FPR Saturday report

Craig Lowndes Second in First of Three V8 Supercar Grand Finale Races December 4, 2004 - Ford Performance Racing driver Craig Lowndes made the most from a spectacular start to finish second to newly crowned Ford double Champion Marcos Ambrose in...