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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...

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 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...

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 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 ...

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 ...

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...

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...

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 ...

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 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, ...

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 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...

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...

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...

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 24 Nov 2004
CAMS decision has mixed effect on SBR

CAMS decision has mixed effect on SBR

The Confederation of the Australia Motor Sport's decision to revise the results of race three from round 12 of the V8 Supercar Championship in Tasmania last weekend has had a mixed effect on Stone Brothers Racing. The decision to award the race...

Wed 15 Sep 2004
Ford survive carnage to win Sandown 500

Ford survive carnage to win Sandown 500

Despite predictions of heavy rain and hail during the Betta Electrcial 500 at Sandown, in Victoria, it was the carnage that sorted out the field. The action packed race saw three Fords finish on the podium, a feat that hasn't been achieved by the...

Fri 30 Jul 2004
UTE: Future success ensured by CAMS

UTE: Future success ensured by CAMS

CAMS Ensures Future Success of Championship Activity The President of the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport, Mr. Colin Osborne, announced today that the Category Management rights for production-based motor racing in Australia had been ...

Sun 25 Jul 2004
Winton: Sunday race report

Winton: Sunday race report

Holden's Cameron McConville swooped at the penultimate corner to claim his first V8 Supercar Championship Series victory as one of the most dramatic races in history finished in a wave of controversy at Winton today. McConville swung...

Tue 20 Jul 2004
AVESCO receives congratulates on China agreement

AVESCO receives congratulates on China agreement

Australian Prime Minister John Howard has congratulated the Australian Vee Eight Supercar Company (AVESCO) on the signing of an historic sanction agreement in Shanghai today that will take the country's third most watched sport to China. The ...

Sun 08 Aug 2004
UTE: Sunday Wakefield summary

UTE: Sunday Wakefield summary

GOULBURN (NSW) -- Lamborghini driver Paul Stokell tightened his grip on a second straight Australian Nations Cup Championship after wrapping up round six in his Lamborghini Diablo at Wakefield Park circuit today. Stokell won two of three ...

Mon 26 Jul 2004
McConville gets first win at Winton

McConville gets first win at Winton

Garry Rogers Motorsport driver Cameron McConville grabbed his first win as a V8 Supercar driver yesterday at a wet Winton track after etching out K- Mart young gun Rick Kelly at the last corner of the 100 kilometre race. McConville dove down the...

Tue 20 Jul 2004
UTE: Nations Cup Eastern Creek summary

UTE: Nations Cup Eastern Creek summary

Stokell Stretches Nations Cup Lead as Pretty Falters at Eastern Creek Paul Stokell stretched his lead in the 2004 Australian Nations Cup Championship with another two wins in his Lamborghini Diablo at Eastern Creek circuit, near Sydney, ...

Sun 14 Nov 2004
Symmons Plains: FPR Saturday report

Symmons Plains: FPR Saturday report

Craig Lowndes 6th in First Tasmanian Tussle November 13, 2004 - Ford Performance Racing driver Craig Lowndes has finished 6th in the first of three Tasmanian V8 Supercar races being held this weekend at Launceston's Symmons Plains Raceway. Glenn...

Mon 03 May 2004
Pukekohe: Team Betta race report

Pukekohe: Team Betta race report

Race One First Podium For Team Betta Electrical The weather still looked threatening here today with extremely heavy rain continuing to fall over night. Race one of 36 laps getting under way at the rescheduled time of 10am. Team Better ...

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...

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 ...

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 17 Sep 2004
UTE: Mallala Friday practice notes

UTE: Mallala Friday practice notes

ADELAIDE - Lamborghini ace Paul Stokell is on course to confirm his new Australian Nations Cup Championship after dominating the first official practice sessions for the final round at Mallala Motorsport Park today. Stokell, whose second...

Fri 10 Sep 2004
Sandown: Peter Brock spotlight

Sandown: Peter Brock spotlight

Peter Brock: I can win Bathurst Australian motor racing great Peter Brock is hoping some Olympic inspiration will help drive him to conquer the Betta Electrical Sandown 500 in Melbourne this weekend and ultimately an unprecedented...