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Thu 12 Oct 2006
Mark Porter dies from Barhurst injuriesHeadline

Mark Porter dies from Barhurst injuries

New Zealand racer Mark Porter died on Sunday, October 8th (Australia) at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Sydney where he had remained in critical condition from injuries sustained in a crash Friday at Mount Panorama circuit in Bathurst, New South...

Fri 10 Mar 2006
Glory days of Bathurst revisited

Glory days of Bathurst revisited

GLORY DAYS OF BATHURST REVISITED The glory days of 40-plus cars lining up on the grid at Mount Panorama will be relived with a huge field of Biante Historic Touring Cars entered to race at the WPS Bathurst International Motor Festival over ...

Fri 04 Aug 2006
The mountain is calling againHeadline

The mountain is calling again

The Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 launch was hosted in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane last night, with drivers, media and sporting personalities, and just about anyone else that could get a ticket to walk the red carpet turning up. The...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Peter Brock: In Pit Lane - the final interview

Peter Brock: In Pit Lane - the final interview

In his final TV studio interview Australian Motorsport legend Peter Brock spoke of his passion for the sport, his fans, and his excitement for the car and event in which he ultimately lost his life. Speaking on the Melbourne community...

C31 withdraws Brock's scheduled interview

C31 withdraws Brock's scheduled interview

IN PIT LANE PETER BROCK INTERVIEW SPECIAL WITHDRAWN. An In Pit Lane special featuring Australian Motorsport Legend Peter Brock in which he speaks about his joy at competing at the Targa West Rally scheduled to air this Tuesday night on ...

Marcos Ambrose statement on Peter Brock

Marcos Ambrose statement on Peter Brock

MARCOS AMBROSE COMMENT ON PETER BROCK The following is a comment from Australian NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series driver and former Australian V8 Supercar Champion Marcos Ambrose on the tragic death of Australian touring car driver Peter...

Wed 04 Oct 2006
Bathurst: Tasman Motorsport preview

Bathurst: Tasman Motorsport preview

Tasman repaired and ready for Bathurst assault Driveline reliability has been a major focus for Tasman Motorsport as it heads back to the Supercheap Auto 1000 at Bathurst, the site of its strong second-place showing in last year's race. The...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Australia's WSID statement on Peter Brock

Australia's WSID statement on Peter Brock

Australian Motor Sport Legend Peter Brock was tragically killed today. The Death Of An Aussie Motor Sports Legend. Friday, 8 September 2006 (Sydney, NSW) If the death of Aussie icon Steve Irwin wasn't enough this past week, then the news of ...

Fri 11 Aug 2006
Oran Park: Caltex Racing Friday report

Oran Park: Caltex Racing Friday report

CALTEX AND WHINCUP TOP OPENING DAY AT ORAN PARK Jamie Whincup has put his Caltex-backed Team Betta Electrical Falcon on top of the timesheets in today's practice for this weekend's Round 7 of the V8 Supercar Championship Series at Oran Park in...

Thu 12 Oct 2006
CHAMPCAR/CART: Lexmark Indy 300 names new General Manager

CHAMPCAR/CART: Lexmark Indy 300 names new General Manager

NEW LEXMARK INDY 300 CHIEF APPOINTED Queensland's premier event, the Lexmark Indy 300, has appointed Mr Greg Hooton as its new General Manager. Mr Hooton is currently Vice President Events for IMG and has vast experience in development and ...

Tue 08 Aug 2006
Oran Park: Team Betta preview

Oran Park: Team Betta preview

Team Betta Electrical sees results on the radar at Oran Park Team Betta Electrical will launch an all-out assault on the last reverse grid round to feature on the 2006 V8 Supercar calendar at Sydney's Oran Park next weekend, with the team's ...

Mon 23 Oct 2006
CHAMPCAR/CART: Gold Coast Indy 300 weekend summary

CHAMPCAR/CART: Gold Coast Indy 300 weekend summary

SUCCESSFUL HISTORY REPEATS AT LEXMARK INDY 300 A bumper 101,000-strong crowd capped off another memorable Lexmark Indy 300 on the Gold Coast which concluded today with more history repeating. The 16th different Champ Car driver in the event's...

Wed 08 Nov 2006
Symmons Plains: Tasman Motorsport preview

Symmons Plains: Tasman Motorsport preview

Richards to debut new car at Symmons Plains Tasman Motorsport will wheel out a brand new Commodore VZ for this weekend's Ferodo Triple Challenge at Symmons Plains in Tasmania. Kiwi Jason Richards will debut the new machine, which has been ...

Wed 06 Dec 2006
Phillip Island: Caltex Racing preview

Phillip Island: Caltex Racing preview

CALTEX SHOOTS FOR FOURTH STRAIGHT V8 SUPERCAR CHAMPIONSHIP AT PHILLIP ISLAND Caltex will be shooting for an outstanding fourth-straight V8 Supercar Championship for Caltex-backed Falcons this weekend at the Caterpillar Grand Finale in the final...

Sat 25 Nov 2006
Bahrain: Tasman Motorsport Thursday report

Bahrain: Tasman Motorsport Thursday report

Tasman hunt for grip in Bahraini desert Tasman Motorsport drivers Jason Richards and Andrew Jones have had a tough introduction to the Bahrain International Circuit on the opening day of practice for the Bahrain Desert 400. While both drivers...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Phillip Island: FPR Sunday race two notes

Phillip Island: FPR Sunday race two notes

MARK WINTERBOTTOM SECOND IN RACE TWO AT PHILLIP ISLAND December 10, 2006 - Ford Credit FPR Falcon driver Mark Winterbottom has raced from 7th on the grid to 2nd in today's second Caterpillar Grand Finale V8 Supercar race, the 25 year old setting...

Tue 15 Aug 2006
Lowndes looking good for 2006 title

Lowndes looking good for 2006 title

Triple 888 Racing's Craig Lowndes moved a step closer to the V8 Supercar Championship after winning Round 7 of the series in style with a 10 second gap over his rivals Rick Kelly in the Toll/HSV Commodore and James Courtney in the SBR/Jeldwen...

Sun 08 Oct 2006
Porter, Clark seriously injured at Bathurst

Porter, Clark seriously injured at Bathurst

Drivers Mark Porter and David Clark are in critical condition following an accident at Bathurst 1000. Last night Porter and Clark were fighting for their lives following a horror accident at Mount Panorama, Bathurst, west of Sydney. Both had to...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Holden Racing statement on Peter Brock

Holden Racing statement on Peter Brock

Holden Racing Team mourns the passing of a true Australian sporting hero Peter Brock The Holden Racing Team is saddened and shocked by the death of former driver and ninetime Bathurst champion Peter Brock. The 61yearold was synonymous driving...

FPR confirms Enduro driver pairings

FPR confirms Enduro driver pairings

FPR CONFIRMS 2006 ENDURO DRIVER PAIRINGS August 25, 2006 - Following a detailed test earlier this week that included all members of the FPR endurance race driver team, FPR confirms that Jason Bright and Mark Winterbottom will join forces in the...

Mon 24 Jul 2006
Queensland: Mark McNally Saturday report

Queensland: Mark McNally Saturday report

MCNALLY HITS THE TRACK Mark McNally has made solid progress in his first ever V8 Supercar event at Queensland Raceway today. As the practice sessions and qualifying progressed Mark's familiarity with both the track and the car showed clearly...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
WPS Racing prepares for Bathurst

WPS Racing prepares for Bathurst

THE COUNTDOWN TO BATHURST BEGINS With only 22 days until the on track action for the Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 commences at the famous Mount Panorama circuit it is all systems go in the WPS Racing workshop at Gaven in Queensland. Given...

Wed 01 Mar 2006
Tasman Motorsport 2006 plans

Tasman Motorsport 2006 plans

Tasman unveils aggressive assault on 2006 V8 Supercar Series V8 Supercar team Tasman Motorsport has today unveiled its marketing, brand and sponsorship program for the 2006 V8 Supercar Championship Series. Among the new initiatives is a...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Phillip Island: TBE/Triple Eight Friday report

Phillip Island: TBE/Triple Eight Friday report

Lowndes and Kelly neck and neck in opening V8 practice Triple Eight Race Engineering's Craig Lowndes has finished a mere 14 thousandths of a second behind championship rival Rick Kelly in today's nail biting practice session which saw the duo...

WPS Racing statement on Peter Brock

WPS Racing statement on Peter Brock

WPS SADDENED BY THE LOSS OF AUSTRALIAN MOTOR RACING ICON WPS Racing has been saddened by the news of the untimely death of Australian racing icon Peter Brock. Brock played an integral part in the early years of team driver Jason Bargwanna's...

Thu 23 Mar 2006
Clipsal: Caltex Racing preview

Clipsal: Caltex Racing preview

INGALL SAYS SOME TEAMS MAY BE UNDER PREPARED Caltex Racing's Russell Ingall believes that reliability could be a major factor for a lot of teams in this weekend's Clipsal 500 on the streets of Adelaide -- the opening round of the V8 Supercar ...

Tue 21 Mar 2006
WPS Racing signs sponsor

WPS Racing signs sponsor

The 'WOW' factor comes to WPS Racing WOW Sight & Sound's National Retail Director Con Nicolas today announced the company has agreed to a long-term sponsorship agreement with WPS Racing. "We entered the V8 ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
WPS Racing names enduro drivers

WPS Racing names enduro drivers

WPS ANNOUNCE ENDURO PAIRINGS Following several months of internal discussion WPS Racing is pleased to announce its line up for the opening endurance race of 2006, the Betta Electrical Sandown 500. Joining regular drivers Max Wilson and Jason...

Sandown: Tasman Motorsport preview

Sandown: Tasman Motorsport preview

Looking Ahead To The Sandown 500 Twelve months ago Tasman Motorsport was tasting champagne from finishing third on the podium at Sandown, but now the team's attention is on taking things two steps further. After a pre-race build-up which ...

Mon 23 Oct 2006
Gold Coast: Holden Racing Team race report

Gold Coast: Holden Racing Team race report

Todd Kelly takes Gold Coast V8 Supercar round THE Holden Racing Team has taken the honours in round 10 of the V8 Supercar Championship Series on the Gold Coast with Todd Kelly sealing victory today with two second places to go with his pole ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Sandown: Tasman Motorsport Sunday report

Sandown: Tasman Motorsport Sunday report

Mechanical failures halt Tasman at Sandown Diff failure halted Tasman Motorsport's charge in today's Sandown 500 as Jason Richards and Andrew Jones were rued to wonder what may have been while their car was repaired. After starting seventh on...

Wed 25 Oct 2006
Gold Coast: Tasman Motorsport preview

Gold Coast: Tasman Motorsport preview

Richards takes repaired Tasman car to Indy KIWI V8 Supercar ace Jason Richards will have a fully repaired Tasman Commodore to race on the Gold Coast this weekend after round the clock efforts to fix it in time for this weekend's racing. The...

Sat 07 Oct 2006
Bathust: MINI, Holden memories of historic win

Bathust: MINI, Holden memories of historic win

MINI Races Back to Bathurst for the 40th Anniversary of its Historic Win 40 Years on from its epic win at the Gallagher 500 race at Mount Panorama, MINI returns to Bathurst to lap the famous track on Sunday 8 October 2006. And the Australian...

Wed 06 Dec 2006
Aussie racers raise funds for Brock Foundation

Aussie racers raise funds for Brock Foundation

V8 STARS STRUT THEIR STUFF IN KARTS AT VACC PARK Dual V8 Supercar Champion Marcos Ambrose and four-time Bathurst Champion Greg Murphy returned to their motorsport roots when they contested the VACC Charity Karting Challenge at VACC Park, Todd...