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Thu 15 Sep 2005
Triple 888 wins action packed Sandown 500Headline

Triple 888 wins action packed Sandown 500

Triple 888 Racing yesterday took the chequered flag at the Betta Electrical 500 at Sandown in Victoria. Lead driver Craig Lowndes who got off the line ahead of Rick Kelly in the HSV Commodore set about establishing a handy lead for his French ...

Fri 11 Mar 2005
Tim Edwards joins FPR

Tim Edwards joins FPR

TIM EDWARDS JOINS FORD PERFORMANCE RACING March 10, 2005 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) announces a new senior appointment to take charge of the Prodrive owned Australian V8 Supercar Team. Tim Edwards joins FPR with outstanding motor racing...

Wed 30 Nov 2005
Ingall earns first Supercar titleHeadline

Ingall earns first Supercar title

Today, Ford driver Russell Ingall shredded his bridesmaid tag after winning the V8 Supercar Championship at Phillip Island in Victoria, Australia. Having been runner up on four previous occasions in 1998, 1999, 2001 and 2004, 'The Enforcer'...

Thu 27 Jan 2005
SBR's racing terms, part 4

SBR's racing terms, part 4

Know Your Racing Terms - Part 4 As part of a continuing series, Stone Brothers Racing have produced another list of racing terms for V8 Supercar fans and motorsport fans in general. "The feed back on the first three parts of this series...

Fri 02 Sep 2005
FPR confirms Sandown, Bathurst driver pairings

FPR confirms Sandown, Bathurst driver pairings

August 31, 2005 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) confirms that the Prodrive V8 Supercar team's endurance race driver pairings for the Sandown 500 and the Bathurst 1000 are as follows: ...

Sat 10 Sep 2005
Sandown: Friday practice combined times

Sandown: Friday practice combined times

Round 9, V8 Supercar Championship Series, Sandown, Vic <pre> Practice Times (Combined Times) 1. Russell Ingall, Luke Youlden ...

Wed 07 Dec 2005
Dodo Racing to test new talent for 2006

Dodo Racing to test new talent for 2006

Dodo Racing to audition talent for 2006 V8 Supercar race seat Youlden, Pretty and Jones joined by Formula Ford competition winner Dodo Racing will test a select group of drivers this Monday (December 12) at Winton Motor Raceway in...

Fri 11 Nov 2005
Team Betta signs Whincup for 2006

Team Betta signs Whincup for 2006

New Kid on Triple Eights' Block Investing in the ongoing future success of Team Betta Electrical, Roland Dane, Managing Director of Triple Eight Race Engineering announced today that Car 88 will be driven by twenty-two year old Jamie Whincup in...

Thu 29 Dec 2005
WPS Racing's engineer receives award

WPS Racing's engineer receives award

TOP AWARD FOR WPS RACING'S FEMALE ENGINEER WPS Racing junior engineer Kate Millar is the toast of the team following her recent success in securing the inaugural 'Excellence in Studies and Achievement' award, presented by the Queensland State...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Symmons Plains: Dodo Racing Sunday report

Symmons Plains: Dodo Racing Sunday report

Another Top 10 for Richards at Symmons Plains Kiwi ace Jason Richards has clocked up his third top 10 round result of 2005 in the Ferodo Triple Challenge at Symmons Plains in Tasmania. The Dodo Racing driver finished eighth...

Fri 08 Apr 2005
Bob Jane drops claims

Bob Jane drops claims

BOB JANES WITHDRAWS CLAIM AGAINST AVESCO, CAMS AND ALL DIRECTORS Bob Jane's companies, Calder Park Raceway Pty Limited and Calder Park Racing Promotions Pty Limited, have discontinued Federal Court proceedings against CAMS and AVESCO following...

Mon 28 Nov 2005
Phillip Island: Team Betta Electrical Friday report

Phillip Island: Team Betta Electrical Friday report

LOWNDES THIRD FASTEST IN OPENING PRACTICE OF SERIES CLOSER Team Betta Electrical's Craig Lowndes has recorded the third quickest time in the opening practice session at the BigPond Grand Finale at Victoria's Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit...

Phillip Island: SBR Saturday report

Phillip Island: SBR Saturday report

BOTH SBR DRIVERS IN TOP FIVE AT PHILLIP ISLAND Stone Brothers Racing's Marcos Ambrose and Russell Ingall both finished in the top five of today's opening race of the BigPond Grand Finale at Phillip Island in Victoria. Ambrose looked a race ...

Sun 09 Oct 2005
Bathurst race results, standings

Bathurst race results, standings

<pre> Final Race Order 1. Skaife, T.Kelly Holden 161 laps 2. J Richards, Whincup Holden 161 laps 3. Ellery, Macrow Ford 161 laps 4. McConville, A Jones Holden 161 laps 5. Ingall,...

Bathurst: GRM race report

Bathurst: GRM race report

Fighting fourth at Bathurst for GRM's McConville and Jones Cameron McConville and Andrew Jones have had their best race result of the V8 Supercar Championship Series with a fighting fourth place finish in the biggest race of the year -...

Mon 28 Nov 2005
Phillip Island: FPR Friday report

Phillip Island: FPR Friday report

FPR SETS THE PACE AT PHILLIP ISLAND November 25, 2005 - CAT FPR Falcon driver Jason Bright has set the pace to beat at Victoria's Phillip Island today by setting the fastest V8 Supercar lap time (1:34.3171s) during today's two hour practice ...

Tue 25 Jan 2005
Aussie V8 driver lead Tsunami charity ride

Aussie V8 driver lead Tsunami charity ride

Russell Ingall To Lead Asian Tsunami Charity Ride Caltex Racing's Russell Ingall will lead hundreds of personal water craft users on an Asian Tsunami Charity ride on the Gold Coast Broadwater this weekend. Ingall, who was runner-up in last ...

Fri 03 Jun 2005
Pre-race quotes for China debut

Pre-race quotes for China debut

V8 Supercars in China: What the key people are saying The debut of the V8 Supercar Championship Series in Shanghai, China, next weekend has captured the imagination of a vast array of Australians. The following are some thoughts, in no...

Mon 28 Nov 2005
Phillip Island: FPR Sunday report

Phillip Island: FPR Sunday report

JASON BRIGHT RACES TO 7TH IN FINAL 2005 BATTLE November 27, 2005 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) driver Jason Bright has raced from the rear of the field to 7th in the third and final V8 Supercar race of the year held at Victoria's Phillip...

Thu 24 Nov 2005
Holdsworth rejoins GRM at Phillip Island

Holdsworth rejoins GRM at Phillip Island

Holdsworth rejoins GRM for Phillip Island Lee Holdsworth will re-join Garry Rogers Motorsport for the final round of the V8 Supercar Series - the BigPond Grand Finale - at Phillip Island this weekend. The 22-year-old drove for the team in the...

Fri 15 Apr 2005
Pukekohe: Friday practice results

Pukekohe: Friday practice results

<pre> 2005 V8 Supercar Championship Round 2 of 13 - PlaceMakers V8 International Practice results 1. Marcos Ambrose Ford 55.8130 2. Steven Richards Holden 55.8320 3. Paul Radisich ...

Wed 09 Mar 2005
Interview with Tony Cochrane, part 1

Interview with Tony Cochrane, part 1

V8 Supercar boss revs up before GP By: Ross Stapleton crikey.com.au As Melbourne gears up to be the centre of Formula One's universe this weekend, international motor sport is a huge business not only for the glamorous f1, but our own expanding...

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Pirtek Racing supports Ambrose's decision

Pirtek Racing supports Ambrose's decision

PIRTEK SUPPORTS AMBROSE MOVE TO THE US Marcos Ambrose's announcement that he is to pursue racing interests in North America in 2006 has been supported by his major sponsor Pirtek. Ambrose has driven a Stone Brothers Racing-prepared ...

Thu 24 Nov 2005
Phillip Island: Dodo Racing preview

Phillip Island: Dodo Racing preview

Curtain call for 2005 as V8 Supercars return to Phillip Island Phillip Island will have an 'end of school' feel this weekend as it hosts the final round of the V8 Supercar Championship Series, but Dodo Racing's drivers are both happy to...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Fri 21 Oct 2005
Surfers Paradise: WPS Racing Friday report

Surfers Paradise: WPS Racing Friday report

WORK TO DO FOR WPS AT INDY An over riding hunger for success following a season best performance at Bathurst a fortnight ago, has WPS Racing expecting much more of its drivers during this weekend's Gillette V8 Supercar Challenge on the Gold ...

Fri 23 Sep 2005
Longhurst Racing acquires second team license

Longhurst Racing acquires second team license

LONGHURST ACQUIRES SECOND TEAM LICENCE Veteran racer Tony Longhurst today announced he has purchased the second level 1 team licence from Kieran Wills of Team Dynamik, with TEGA's approval of the multi million-dollar ...

Thu 08 Sep 2005
Sandown: Dodo Racing preview

Sandown: Dodo Racing preview

Whincup and Richards happy to take 'dark horse' tag into Sandown 500 Jamie Whincup and Jason Richards are perfectly happy with the 'dark horse' tag they've had attached to them as they head to this weekend's Betta Electrical Sandown 500 V8 ...

Mon 28 Nov 2005
Phillip Island: FPR Saturday report

Phillip Island: FPR Saturday report

MIXED RESULTS FOR FPR IN OPENING GRAND FINALE RACE November 26, 2005 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) drivers Jason Bright and David Brabham have endured a mixed day of results following today's Bigpond Grand Finale qualifying session and opening...

Wed 19 Oct 2005
Surfers Paradise: Canto to drive for GRM

Surfers Paradise: Canto to drive for GRM

Dean Canto to drive for GRM at Gold Coast Indy Dean Canto will get behind the wheel of a Holden Commodore for the second time in his V8 Supercar career when he joins Cameron McConville at the Garry Rogers Motorsport team on...

Wed 12 Jan 2005
FPR signs Jason Bright for 2005

FPR signs Jason Bright for 2005

FPR Heading for a Bright 2005 January 12, 2005 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) confirms that former Holden V8 Supercar Series driver Jason Bright has signed with the Prodrive owned Australian V8 team to lead their V8 Supercar Championship ...

Sat 19 Feb 2005
Team Dynamik withdraw appeal

Team Dynamik withdraw appeal

CONFEDERATION OF AUSTRALIAN MOTOR SPORT (CAMS) 18 February 2005 TEAM DYNAMIK WITHDRAW APPEAL The Confederation of Australian Motor Sport Limited was advised by Team Dynamik on 11 February 2005 that it has decided to withdraw its appeal to the...

Wed 09 Mar 2005
Interview with Tony Cochrane, part 2

Interview with Tony Cochrane, part 2

Continued from part 1 Q: Let's get into the current disputes and politics driving Formula One. How likely is it that we will see a split in the sport given the current situation? TC: Well Formula One is run by a genius and it takes a fair...