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Mon 19 Oct 2009
A1GP series pulls out of SuperGP

A1GP series pulls out of SuperGP

MEDIA STATEMENT: 17 OCTOBER, NIKON SUPERGP Please see below for an official media statement from the Gold Coast Motor Events Company followed by official statements from the Queensland Government, A1GP World Cup of Motorsport and A1GP ...

Fri 16 Oct 2009
Statement from SuperGP GM Greg Hooton

Statement from SuperGP GM Greg Hooton

Nikon SuperGP General Manager Greg Hooton was available in the Nikon SuperGP Pit Lane at 3.00pm today, please see below for a copy of the statement which he read at that time. "I need to make it clear that this event is happening next week. Do...

Wed 14 Oct 2009
Ashleigh Sudholz crowned Miss SuperGP

Ashleigh Sudholz crowned Miss SuperGP

ASHLEIGH SUDHOLZ CROWNED PRINCESS BEHIND THE WHEEL AHEAD OF NIKON SUPERGP While TW Steel Miss SuperGP National Finalists Ashleigh Sudholz, Tamika Chesser, Chelsea Dunkley and Meredyth Williams have their minds focused on taking out the TW Steel...

Tue 08 Dec 2009
Ambrose presented Sir Jack Brabham awardHeadline

Ambrose presented Sir Jack Brabham award

Former two-time V8 Supercar champion and now NASCAR driver Marcos Ambrose was presented with the Sir Jack Brabham Award in a special ceremony at the Homebush Olympic precinct by CAMS, the Australian Confederation of Motor Sport governing ...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
SuperGP newsletter 2009-10-06

SuperGP newsletter 2009-10-06

AUSSIE MUSIC TO ROCK NIKON SUPERGP Aussie Rock legends The Choirboys to be joined by break-out new act Cassie Davis, as well Brisbane's Dozzi sisters and the Gold Coast's Katey Aspeling for the pre-race entertainment, while a massive line-up...

SuperGP newsletter 2009-10-01

SuperGP newsletter 2009-10-01

KELLY BROTHERS ITCHING TO HIT GOLD COAST FOR NIKON SUPERGP Brothers Todd and Rick Kelly are itching to bring their new V8 Supercar team to the Nikon SuperGP on the Gold Coast over October 22-25. The Melbourne-based duo are racing together as...

Nikon SuperGP newsletter 2009-09-22

Nikon SuperGP newsletter 2009-09-22

A1GP ANNOUNCE SEASON CALENDAR AND IMG DEAL A1GP World Cup of Motorsport has formally announced its calendar for its fifth season -- which will kick off with the Nikon SuperGP on the Gold Coast over October 22-25. The nine event season...

Fri 27 Nov 2009
TeamVodafone make calendar for McGrath Foundation

TeamVodafone make calendar for McGrath Foundation

Men of TeamVodafone Shift Out of Their Gear for the McGrath Foundation. Good news for the ladies, thanks to Vodafone Australia, the men of TeamVodafone have stripped off and greased up for the fastest calendar of the year, Shifting Gear. Proving...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Adelaide: Team IntaRacing preview

Adelaide: Team IntaRacing preview

This weekend's opening round of the 2009 V8 Supercar Championship Series at the Clipsal 500 will not only be Marcus Marshall's first race of 2009, it will also mark Team IntaRacing's debut into the world's most competitive touring car series. For...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
SuperGP newsletter 2009-08-26

SuperGP newsletter 2009-08-26

SUPERGP REVS UP LOCAL BUSINESS Over 1100 employees from more than 70 companies will band together over the coming months in preparation for the 2009 SuperGP, October 22-25. Injecting over $60 million into the Queensland economy each year, ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
IRWIN Industrial Tools 'The Race to Rebuild'

IRWIN Industrial Tools 'The Race to Rebuild'

Bushfire victim supports IRWIN Industrial Tools - The Race to Rebuild An integral member of the V8 Supercar fraternity, who lost his home and all his processions in the Black Saturday bushfires in Victoria, has thrown his full support behind the...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Pink and Carey Hart V8 Supercar test summary

Pink and Carey Hart V8 Supercar test summary

P!NK and Carey Hart experience V8 Supercars up close with Holden and Supercheap Auto Racing. No strangers to life in the fast lane, superstar entertainer Pink and her high-flying husband, freestyle motocross hero Carey Hart swapped the stage for...

Queensland: Colin Corkery event summary

Queensland: Colin Corkery event summary

CORKERY SHOWS PACE AND POTENTIAL IN FUJITSU SERIES RETURN New Zealand driver Colin Corkery showed pace and potential in his new Supercharge Batteries and ACA International-backed Holden Commodore on his return to Australia's Fujitsu V8...

Kim Jane to celebrate 150 starts at Sandown

Kim Jane to celebrate 150 starts at Sandown

The Assassin notches up 150 V8 Ute Hits V8 Ute front runner Kim Jane is set to celebrate his 150th race start in the V8 Ute Series at Sandown Raceway next weekend. After a long career in NASCAR, Kim "The Assassin" Jane moved into the V8 Ute ...

Utes: Series rookies aim for V8 Supercar test

Utes: Series rookies aim for V8 Supercar test

V8 Ute Rookies slug out V8 Supercar Test Drive Opportunity With engine troubles, technical issues and a run of rookie bad-luck, the 2009 Racer Industries Rookie of the year title has become a fierce battle in the Yokohama V8 Ute Racing Series...

Ben Collins joins Jack Daniel's Racing

Ben Collins joins Jack Daniel's Racing

BEN COLLINS JOINS JACK DANIEL'S RACING FOR PHILLIP ISLAND AND BATHURST V8 ENDUROS English endurance racing specialist Ben Collins will make his V8 Supercar debut in the annual Phillip Island and Bathurst endurance events later ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Alex Davison visits Longford in Tasmania

Alex Davison visits Longford in Tasmania

ALEX DAVISON VISITS LEGENDARY MOTOR SPORTS SITE IRWIN Racing's Alex Davison has joined his brother and fellow V8 Supercar racer, Will, on a visit to one of Australia's most significant motor racing sites -- Longford in Tasmania. Ahead of the...

Jack Daniel's teams up with the Kelly Gang

Jack Daniel's teams up with the Kelly Gang

V8 Supercar brothers Todd and Rick Kelly will drive for the same team and in the same colours full-time this season after the covers were officially taken off their Jack Daniel's Holden Commodores in Melbourne today. The pair has established...

Mon 07 Dec 2009
Sydney: SBR preview

Sydney: SBR preview

CAN VAN GISBERGEN MAKE IT INTO THE TOP TEN THIS WEEKEND? Can young Kiwi gun Shane van Gisbergen finish this year's V8 Supercar championship series in the top ten? That's the key question as the 20-year-old SP Tools-backed Stone Brothers Racing...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Adelaide: TeamVodafone qualifying report

Adelaide: TeamVodafone qualifying report

TeamVodafone duo qualify on the front row of the grid for the Clipsal 500For Immediate Release: 20 March 2009TeamVodafone drivers Jamie Whincup and Craig Lowndes have debuted their brand new Triple Eight Race Engineering designed and built V8 ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Nikon naming rights sponsor for SuperGP

Nikon naming rights sponsor for SuperGP

NIKON ANNOUNCED AS NAMING RIGHTS SPONSOR FOR 2009 SUPERGP SuperGP General Manager Greg Hooton and Nikon Australia General Manager of Sales and Marketing James Murray, have today announced that the photographics company will be the naming rights...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Utes: Grant Johnson ready to return

Utes: Grant Johnson ready to return

Johnson cops a ribbing after Turn 8 accident at Clipsal 500 2009 Yokohama V8 Ute Racing Series competitor, Grant "Grunta" Johnson is looking to make a come-back in Round Two at Winton Raceway after an accident on Turn 8 at Clipsal 500, ...

Mon 26 Oct 2009
Surfers Paradise: Matt Brabham re-enacts Sebring 1959

Surfers Paradise: Matt Brabham re-enacts Sebring 1959

Matthew Brabham re-enacts Sir Jacks 1959 World Championship Win Matthew Brabham pushed a 1959 Cooper Climax Formula One car across the finish line here today at the Surfers Paradise SuperGP to re-enact his Grand Fathers 1st World Championship...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
V8 Utes secure expanded New Zealand TV Deal

V8 Utes secure expanded New Zealand TV Deal

V8 Utes secure expanded New Zealand TV Deal The 2009 Yokohama V8 Ute Racing Series can now be viewed through free to air TV on New Zealand's TV3. All eight rounds will be televised on TV3 throughout the year with the first round, (Clipsal 500)...

Mark McNally to make V8 Supercar debut in Townsville

Mark McNally to make V8 Supercar debut in Townsville

MARK MCNALLY TO MAKE V8 SUPERCAR DEBUT IN TOWNSVILLE West Australian rising star Mark McNally will make his V8 Supercar Championship Series debut next month when he suits up for Hi-Tec Oils Racing at the Dunlop Townsville 400. As part of...

Wed 09 Dec 2009
Marcos Ambrose to race in Dubai 24 Hours

Marcos Ambrose to race in Dubai 24 Hours

AMBROSE TO RACE AT THE DUBAI 24 HOUR SPORTSCAR RACE IN JANUARY Marcos Ambrose will race in the Dubai 24 Hour sportscar race at the Dubai Autodrome on January 14-16 early next year. Ambrose will drive the ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Marcus Marshall statement on leaving Team IntaRacing

Marcus Marshall statement on leaving Team IntaRacing

Statement from Marcus Marshall regarding Team IntaRacing Tuesday August 18, 2009. After many months of speculation and hard work I would like to announce that as of today, I am no longer associated with Team IntaRacing.Since October last year, I...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Wed 09 Dec 2009
Sydney: Fujitsu: Drew Russell weekend summary

Sydney: Fujitsu: Drew Russell weekend summary

Novocastrian Drew Russell had a strong run in the Fujitsu V8 Supercar series this weekend at the Sydney Telstra 500, qualifying in 12th and finishing in 7th place in both races. This was the final round of the 2009 season and Drew was hoping...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
FPR signs new sponsor

FPR signs new sponsor

TEAC CHANNELS FPR WITH NEW SPONSORSHIP Funding may be thin on the ground throughout the business world but Ford Performance Racing has proven it still makes financial sense by adding another sponsor to its ranks. TEAC Australia, a key ...

Mon 07 Dec 2009
Tander wins Sydney race 1,  Whincup scores crownHeadline

Tander wins Sydney race 1, Whincup scores crown

TANDER TAKES THE FIRST TELSTRA SYDNEY 500 RACE AT THE OLYMPIC STADIUM Holden Racing Team driver Garth Tander claimed the inaugural race around the streets of Sydney's newest motorsport track at Olympic Park, Homebush. The 2008 V8 Supercar...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Utes: Glenn McNally Winton preview

Utes: Glenn McNally Winton preview

MCNALLY LOOKING FOR WINTON REPEAT IN V8 UTES Glenn McNally will be looking for a repeat of his exceptional performance in 2008 at Victoria's Winton Raceway as he heads to the popular circuit this weekend for round 2 of the V8 Utes...

Long-time rivalries begin on the kart track

Long-time rivalries begin on the kart track

When Jamie Whincup won the 2008 V8 Supercar Championship ahead of Mark Winterbottom many motor racing fans could have been mistaken for believing that this was the beginning of a red-hot rivalry. However, the battle between Whincup and ...

Thu 26 Nov 2009
Wilson Brothers Racing Homebush preview

Wilson Brothers Racing Homebush preview

Twin Attack on Homebush for Wilson Brothers Racing WILSON BROTHERS RACING are setting themselves up for a hectic conclusion to a long season on the streets of Sydney next weekend, with Kurt Wimmer looking to bounce back to his winning ways in...

Thu 10 Dec 2009
Sydney connection steals the show on SundayHeadline

Sydney connection steals the show on Sunday

THE SYDNEY CONNECTION STEAL THE SHOW AT TELSTRA 500 James Courtney, Michael Caruso and Mark Winterbottom all survived the carnage of the final 250 kilometre race at the Telstra 500 at Sydney Olympic Park yesterday and in doing so ensured an all...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Adelaide: IRWIN Racing preview

Adelaide: IRWIN Racing preview

IRWIN RACING READY FOR SEASON OPENING ON THE STREETS OF ADELAIDE New driver, new team, new car and even the fuel is new for IRWIN Racing in 2009. Alex Davison makes his race debut for the IRWIN Racing team on the streets of Adelaide at the ...