Australian motor racing legend Dick Johnson has set tongues wagging by announcing a new car for his famed V8 Supercar operation.
In extraordinary scenes after an extraordinary final lap 20-year-old Scott McLaughlin brought the 80,000-strong crowd to its feet and punters opening stating 'now I'm going to go buy a Volvo'.
Less than twenty-four hours before his first ever car race, Casey Stoner believes he is on the right path to success in his V8 Supercars debut this weekend at the Clipsal 500, in Adelaide.
Wild rides for former Longhorn stars
The ultimate Australian invasion, the V8 Supercars of Ford, Holden, Nissan and Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG will take to the track with aggressive, do-or-die racing that is sure to have U.S. motorsport fans hungry for more.
Kurt Busch comments on the difference between his NASCAR Cup car and the V8 Supercar that he took for a ride at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas.
The Australian V8 Supercar is 400lbs lighter than a Sprint Cup car, but only has 650 horsepower compared to 950 in NASCAR.
Kiwi Coulthard dedicates grand prix success to JR with victories at Albert Park for the V8 Supercars non-points support event for the Formula One season opener in Australia.
Exhibition laps during the MotoGP Circuit of The Americas will take place with Courtney and Coulthard piloting the future V8 Supercar
Two separate crashes happened in V8 Supercars third and final race of the weekend took place but neither Pye nor Reynolds ended up with injuries
Red Bull domination in Texas as it was the first time that the RBRA scored 1-2 finishes in successive races on the same day.
Pirtek's support of the new Enduro Cup will create a championship-within-a-championship in the popular Australian racing series.
John Maricic, V8 Supercars Australia
The more things change, the more they stay the same. For Craig Lowndes it was his 90th victory; tying Mark Skaife for the all-time win record.
V8 Supercars press release
Changes in the V8 Supercars made for an interesting first day of the Clipsal 500 on the streets of Adelaide. Besides the addition of Nissan and Mercedes to the series, a new driver appeared from the MotoGP ranks.
Once again the V8 Supercars Australia put on quite the show and today was no different when Will Davison put the moves on Garth Tander to take the lead on lap 2 at Homebush.
Jamie Whincup helps teammate Craig Lowndes to victory at Homebush to allow him to hold second place in the points over Mark Winterbottom. Hot temperatures in Australia cause drivers to suffer heat exhaustion.
The streets of Surfers Paradise was filled with action and crashes. The survivors were Craig Lowndes and co-driver Warren Luff.