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Fri 07 Dec 2007
Earnhardt to drive V8 Supercars in AustraliaHeadline

Earnhardt to drive V8 Supercars in Australia

After being voted the 2007 NASCAR NMPA Chex Most Popular Driver for the fifth consecutive year and being presented with the award only a few days earlier at the NASCAR NMPA Myers Brothers Media Luncheon in New York City, Dale Earnhardt Jr. didn't...

Sun 02 Dec 2007
Phillip Island: FPR race one report

Phillip Island: FPR race one report

TOP SEVEN FINISH IN OPENING ISLAND RACE Ford Performance Racing (FPR) drivers Mark Winterbottom and Steve Richards have finished 7th and 27th in today's first 27 lap V8 Supercar race at Victoria's Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit. The race ...

Wed 26 Sep 2007
TeamVodafone prepares for Bathurst 1000

TeamVodafone prepares for Bathurst 1000

TeamVodafone out to convert figures to podium at Bathurst Everything about the Super Cheap Auto Bathurst 1000 relates to numbers and getting the calculations right can lead you to the top of the winners dais, just ask Team Vodafone's Craig...

Fri 02 Nov 2007
Bahrain: WPS/WOW Racing Thursday notes

Bahrain: WPS/WOW Racing Thursday notes

BARGWANNA SHOWS PROMISE DURING PRACTICE IN BAHRAIN WPS/WOW Racing's Jason Bargwanna has shown promising speed during practice for the Desert 400, round 12 of the 2007 V8 Supercar Championship Series, at the Bahrain International Circuit this ...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Phillip Island: Holden Racing Sunday report

Phillip Island: Holden Racing Sunday report

Kelly victorious and Skaife third as HRT closes out 2006 at Phillip Island In a brilliant end to the V8 Supercar Championship Series, the Holden Racing Team's Todd Kelly has won his second round of 2006, clinching victory in a controversial...

Tue 13 Nov 2007
Tasmania: FPR preview

Tasmania: FPR preview

FPR TAKES DESERT 400 DOMINATING SPEED TO TASMANIA FOR THE PENULTIMATE V8 SUPERCAR ROUND After an unchallenged run to its first V8 Supercar round victory of the season in Bahrain two weeks ago, Ford Performance Racing (FPR) now sets its sights on...

Wed 31 Oct 2007
Bahrain: WPS/WOW Racing preview

Bahrain: WPS/WOW Racing preview

BARGWANNA AND WILSON LOOK TO KEEP MOMENTUM GOING ALL THE WAY TO BAHRAIN WPS/WOW Racing V8 Supercar drivers Jason Bargwanna and Max Wilson will be looking to score the Gold Coast-based team its third-consecutive top 10 round result of the season...

Sat 20 Oct 2007
Surfers Paradise: WPS/WOW Racing Friday notes

Surfers Paradise: WPS/WOW Racing Friday notes

CHALLENGING START TO GOLD COAST CAMPAIGN FOR WPS/WOW RACING WPS/WOW Racing drivers Jason Bargwanna and Max Wilson encountered a challenging start to their campaign in the V8 Supercar Challenge, Round 11 of the 2007 V8 Supercar Championship, on...

Thu 18 Oct 2007
Surfers Paradise: WPS/WOW Racing preview

Surfers Paradise: WPS/WOW Racing preview

CONCENTRATION IS EVERYTHING ON THE GOLD COAST WPS/WOW Racing V8 Supercar drivers Max Wilson and Jason Bargwanna are aware that the brutal Surfers Paradise street circuit is going to require their full attention in Round 11 of the V8 Supercar ...

Thu 11 Oct 2007
Lyons/Sinonsen - TeamVodafone spotlight

Lyons/Sinonsen - TeamVodafone spotlight

While many of the front running V8 Supercar teams failed to finish one or both of this years endurance events TeamVodafone's Car ...

Thu 14 Jun 2007
Skaife surpasses Brocks Eastern Creek record

Skaife surpasses Brocks Eastern Creek record

Holden Racing Team wheelman Mark Skaife overtook the late Peter Brock's record of 37 round wins in the Australian Touring Car Championship/V8 Supercar Championships yesterday at Eastern Creek International Raceway, west of Sydney after finishing...

Sun 02 Dec 2007
Phillip Island: Caltex Racing teams race one report

Phillip Island: Caltex Racing teams race one report

CALTEX DRIVER TIED FOR V8 CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD Caltex-backed title contenders Jamie Whincup and Craig Lowndes have assured they enter tomorrow's final two races of the 2007 V8 Supercar Championship Series at Phillip Island still in the hunt, with...

Fri 23 Nov 2007
Howard steps out of the drivers seat

Howard steps out of the drivers seat

Howard steps out of the drivers seat but continues to foster young talent After six years in the V8 Supercar Development Series seasoned driver Mark Howard will hang up his helmet and retire from racing following next weekend's round of the V8...

Wed 31 Oct 2007
Bahrain: Caltex Racing Teams preview

Bahrain: Caltex Racing Teams preview

CALTEX DRIVERS LOOKING TO CONTINUE THEIR MOMENTUM IN BAHRAIN The quartet of Caltex-backed drivers will be looking to continue their late season momentum when they take to the circuit at the Desert 400, round 12 of the 2007 V8 Supercar ...

Sat 20 Oct 2007
CHAMPCAR/CART: Lexmark Indy 300 Friday summary

CHAMPCAR/CART: Lexmark Indy 300 Friday summary

LEXMARK INDY 300 CONTINUES TO POWER ON The familiar scream of Champ Car and the roar of V8 Supercar action proved the perfect ingredients for a magnificent day two crowd of 65,004 at this year's Lexmark Indy 300 on Queensland's Gold ...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Triple Eight will not appeal Stewards' decision

Triple Eight will not appeal Stewards' decision

Triple Eight Race Engineering not to appeal V8 Supercar Stewards decision Following today's decision by the Stewards to dismiss a protest lodged by Triple Eight Race Engineering the team announced they will not appeal today's decision and...

Sat 18 Aug 2007
Oran Park: Tasman Motorsports Friday notes

Oran Park: Tasman Motorsports Friday notes

Practice for this weekend's Jim Beam 400 at Oran Park Raceway near Sydney has produced two entirely different results for Tasman Motorsport's Jason Richards and Greg Murphy. Richards recorded the fifth quickest time during today's session in ...

Tue 12 Jun 2007
Eastern Creek: Vodafone/Triple Eight statement

Eastern Creek: Vodafone/Triple Eight statement

Statement from Triple Eight Race Engineering As a result of a post race Stewards enquiry Triple Eight Race Engineering has accepted the Stewards findings of a breech of technical specifications concerning the rear brake discs of car ...

Mon 04 Jun 2007
Eastern Creek: Ford Performance Racing preview

Eastern Creek: Ford Performance Racing preview

FPR READY FOR HISTORIC V8 SUPERCAR ROUND IN SYDNEY June 4, 2007 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) is ready for a first time event in the history of V8 Supercar racing, with Australia's major motor racing Championship taking full advantage of the...

Wed 31 Oct 2007
Bahrain: TeamVodafone preview

Bahrain: TeamVodafone preview

TeamVodafone seek international spoils TeamVodafone's Craig Lowndes and Jamie Whincup will both be aiming to better their 2006 results at the Bahrain International Circuit which plays host to Round 12 of the V8 Supercar Championship Series ...

Sun 16 Sep 2007
Sandown: Caltex Racing race report

Sandown: Caltex Racing race report

LOWNDES/WHINCUP WIN JUST CAR INSURANCE 500 AT SANDOWN Caltex-backed drivers Craig Lowndes and Jamie Whincup have hoisted the Just Car Insurance 500 trophy high at Sandown International Raceway today. Whincup took the lead on lap 63 from Matt...

Sat 15 Sep 2007
Sandown: Caltex Racing Satuday notes

Sandown: Caltex Racing Satuday notes

THREE CALTEX DRIVERS IN TOP TEN AT SANDOWN Three Caltex-backed drivers have qualified inside the top ten during qualifying for the Just Car Insurance 500, round nine of the V8 Supercar Championship Series, at Sandown International Raceway ...

Thu 16 Aug 2007
Oran Park: Tasman Motorsport preview

Oran Park: Tasman Motorsport preview

No Outburst By Tasman's Richards On Oran Park Wednesday, August 15, 2007 -- There is no chance of a repeat of any recent outbursts by Tasman Motorsport's Jason Richards as the V8 Supercar Series heads to Sydney for this weekend's Jim Beam ...

Wed 01 Aug 2007
Tasman Motorsports appoints new managing director

Tasman Motorsports appoints new managing director

Jeff Grech Appointed Tasman Managing Director Wednesday, August 01, 2007 -- Leading Holden V8 Supercar team Tasman Motorsport has undergone a management restructure, with Jeff Grech taking over as Managing Director, effective...

Fri 20 Jul 2007
Queensland: WPS/WOW Racing Friday notes

Queensland: WPS/WOW Racing Friday notes

WILSON AND BARGWANNA IN THE THICK OF TIGHT PRACTICE IN QUEENSLAND Max Wilson and Jason Bargwanna were right in the thick of an incredibly tight practice session for Round 7 of the V8 Supercar Championship Series at Queensland Raceway...

Sat 03 Nov 2007
Bahrain: FPR race one report

Bahrain: FPR race one report

MARK WINTERBOTTOM DOMINATES FIRST DESERT 400 RACE Ford Performance Racing has begun the Desert 400 as it did last year with Orrcon Ford Credit FPR Falcon driver Mark "Frosty" Winterbottom sizzling across the Bahrain International Circuit to take...

Fri 02 Nov 2007
Bahrain: Caltex Racing Teams Thursday notes

Bahrain: Caltex Racing Teams Thursday notes

ALL CALTEX DRIVERS IN TOP TEN AT BAHRAIN PRACTICE All four of the Caltex-backed entries in the Desert 400 at Bahrain International Raceway have timed within the top ten quickest during today's opening practice session. Current championship ...

Mon 11 Jun 2007
Eastern Creek: Team VIP Sunday races report

Eastern Creek: Team VIP Sunday races report

EASTERN CREEK ROLLERCOASTER FOR TEAM VIP PETFOODS' KEMAL Team VIP Petfoods' defending Aussie Racing Car champion Paul Kemal has ridden a wave of emotions at Eastern Creek this weekend, from hope to despair to elation and back to disappointment...

Sat 09 Jun 2007
Eastern Creek: FPR Saturday report

Eastern Creek: FPR Saturday report

FPR FALCON DRIVERS 6TH & 8TH IN DELAYED EASTERN CREEK PRACTICE June 9, 2007 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) drivers Steve Richards and Mark Winterbottom have set the 6th and 8th fastest lap times of today's opening practice session for Round 5...

Thu 15 Nov 2007
Tasmania: WPS/WOW Racing preview

Tasmania: WPS/WOW Racing preview

TOUGH AND TIGHT SYMMONS PLAINS AWAITS WPS/WOW RACING WPS/WOW Racing drivers Max Wilson and Jason Bargwanna are gearing up for a tough affair in the Falken Tasmania Challenge at Symmons Plains Raceway in Tasmania this weekend. The Apple Isle...

Wed 31 Oct 2007
Bahrain: Shane Van Gisbergen preview

Bahrain: Shane Van Gisbergen preview

VAN GISBERGEN OFF ON 'THE BIG OE' Your first trip 'overseas' is real 'right-of-passage' stuff for young New Zealanders and Australians. And so it will be this weekend for Shane Van Gisbergen, the 18-year-old motor racing sensation signed by ...

Sat 09 Jun 2007
Eastern Creek: Round five news and notes

Eastern Creek: Round five news and notes

Australia's premier motorsport category descends on Eastern Creek Raceway this weekend for round five in the Australian V8 Supercar Championship.This will be the17th time the Championship series has visited the Western Sydney circuit, which was ...

Thu 22 Feb 2007
FPR pre-season test 2007-02-20

FPR pre-season test 2007-02-20

FPR SIZZLES IN FAST PRE-SEASON TESTING February 20, 2007 - The Ford Performance Racing (FPR) V8 Supercar team has completed a comprehensive two days of pre-season testing at Victoria's Winton Raceway today. Held in hot and humid conditions ...

Sun 19 Aug 2007
Oran Park: WPS/WOW Racing Sunday notes

Oran Park: WPS/WOW Racing Sunday notes

WET WEATHER BRINGS RESULTS FOR WPS/WOW RACING AT ORAN PARK WPS/WOW Racing has again showed its strong form in wet conditions by earning its best result for the season in the Jim Beam 400 at Oran Park Raceway in Sydney, New South ...

Fri 22 Jun 2007
Hidden Valley: FPR Friday report

Hidden Valley: FPR Friday report

FPR FALCONS THIRD & SEVENTH IN DARWIN PRACTICE June 22, 2007 - The roar of V8 Supercars has returned to Australia's Northern Territory with today's two hours of opening practice held in warm and overcast conditions. Ford Performance Racing ...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Rick Kelly confirmed as 2006 champion

Rick Kelly confirmed as 2006 champion

Toll/HSV driver Rick Kelly was today confirmed the 2006 V8 Supercar champion following a lengthy stewards meeting in Melbourne after the final race of the season ended in controversial circumstances yesterday. Kelly and Ford's Craig Lowndes went...