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Mon 20 Jul 1998
Hidden Valley Results

Hidden Valley Results

Shell Australian Touring Car Championship SATCC Race Results 19/7/98 Winner Race 1: 11:00am - Craig Lowndes Winner Race 2: 1:00pm - Russell Ingall Winner Race 3: 3:10pm - Russell Ingall New...

Fri 16 Oct 1998
Gold Coast Qualifying

Gold Coast Qualifying

COURIER MAIL GTP CLASSIC - OCTOBER 15 - 18 HONDA INDY PRACTICE 16th SEPTEMBER 1998 FORBES & RICHARDS SET THE GTP INDY PACE Young GTP star Rodney Forbes held off a determined challenge from Bathurst legend Jim Richards to claim pole position...

Fri 08 May 1998
Palmer Slams Super Touring Bathurst

Palmer Slams Super Touring Bathurst

CENTURY BATTERIES AUSTRALIAN GT PRODUCTION CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 26th AUGUST 1998 PALMER SLAMS SUPER TOURING BATHURST Procar Chairman, Ross Palmer today slammed organisers of this year's AMP Bathurst 1000 Event, accusing them of trying to hijack...

Thu 10 Sep 1998
Sandown Grant Kenny Preview

Sandown Grant Kenny Preview

OAMPS INSURANCE ENDURANCE CLASSIC - SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 SANDOWN INTERNATIONAL MOTOR RACEWAY WEDNESDAY 9th SEPTEMBER 1998 GRANT KENNY CHASING CHEQUERED FLAGS Iron man legend Grant Kenny is set to swap the ocean waves for the sweeping turns...

Wed 05 Aug 1998
GTP Classic Held During Gold Coast Indy Weekend

GTP Classic Held During Gold Coast Indy Weekend

COURIER MAIL GTP CLASSIC - GOLD COAST INDY 5th August 1998 THE COURIER-MAIL SUPPORTS GTP CLASSIC..... The Gold Coast Indy on-track program has been boosted with the official announcement of The Courier-Mail GTP Classic as a support category...

Mon 01 Jun 1998
Eastern Creek Preview/Entry List

Eastern Creek Preview/Entry List

CENTURY BATTERIES AUSTRALIAN GT PRODUCTION CAR CHAMPIONSHIP EASTERN CREEK PREVIEW 1 JUNE 1998 "FITZY" OUT TO STOP DODGE VIPER CHARGE Reigning Century Batteries Australian GT Production Car Champion Peter Fitzgerald knows full well he must...

Fri 08 May 1998
Mallala Preview

Mallala Preview

Mallala Motorsport Park "Go west, young men" is the message as the 1998 Shell V8 Supercar series heads for back-to-back rounds in South Australia and West Australia, with ...

Sun 10 May 1998
Philli[ Island Preview

Philli[ Island Preview

CENTURY BATTERIES AUSTRALIAN GT PRODUCTION CAR CHAMPIONSHIP PHILLIP ISLAND PREVIEW 10TH MAY 1998 CROMPTON FILLS IN FOR BOWE IN FERRARI International racer and television host Neil Crompton will race the Ross Palmer Motorsport Ferrari F355 ...

Fri 08 May 1998
Calder Park Race report

Calder Park Race report

BOC GASES AUSTRALIAN SUPER TOURING CHAMPIONSHIP - ROUND 1 CALDER PARK, VICTORIA Race Report, Sunday, April 5 Victorian Cameron McConville and German manufacturer Audi dominated the opening round of the 1998 BOC Gases Australian Super Touring ...

Sun 09 Aug 1998
GTP BULLETIN #43

GTP BULLETIN #43

CENTURY BATTERIES AUSTRALIAN GT PRODUCTION CAR CHAMPIONSHIP WINTON RACE ONE 9th AUGUST 1998 BOWE WINS AS FITZY STAGES TITLE FIGHTBACK Ferrari F355 Challenge driver, John Bowe, pulled out a faultless performance to take race one of round...

Mon 01 Jun 1998
Palmer Star Mazda IRP Review

Palmer Star Mazda IRP Review

PALMER EXTENDS HIS LEAD IN US MAZDA OPEN WHEEL SERIES Darren Palmer’s impressive form in the US continued in the recent 4th round of the 1998 Star Mazda Series, finishing 2nd, two seconds behind Tony Buffomante. Held on the night before the...

Wed 27 May 1998
Mallala Round 6 Story

Mallala Round 6 Story

Sunday 24th May 1998 - Mallala Race 1 - 11:00am Winner : John Bowe Race 2 - 1:05pm Winner : Russell Ingall Race 3 - 3:10pm Winner : Craig Lowndes SATCC Round 6 - 24/5/98 RACE 1 11:00am 24/5/98 ...

Sat 16 May 1998
Phillip Island Qualifying

Phillip Island Qualifying

CENTURY BATTERIES AUSTRALIAN GT PRODUCTION CAR CHAMPIONSHIP PHILLIP ISLAND QUALIFYING 16th MAY 1998 MASERATI SPICES UP FOUR WAY GTP FIGHT The wide sweeping turns of Phillip Island's picturesque Grand Prix circuit played host to a titanic ...

Fri 08 May 1998
WInton Round 5 Qualifying

WInton Round 5 Qualifying

Shell Australian Touring Car Championship Round 5 Winton Motor Raceway Q6 - SATCC Qualifying Session All Cars Combined Date: Saturday 2nd May, 1998 Actual Start Time: ...

Calder Park Friday Report

Calder Park Friday Report

BOC GASES AUSTRALIAN SUPER TOURING CHAMPIONSHIP - ROUND 1 CALDER PARK, VICTORIA: Practice Report, Friday, April 3 Multiple Bathurst 1000 champion Jim Richards and Swedish manufacturer Volvo are the early pacesetters for Sunday’s opening round...

Calder Round One Top Ten

Calder Round One Top Ten

The first round of the Australian series has been run and one and here is the top ten from both races. Race report to follow in a few days -- Race 1 -- 1 Cameron McConville Audi Sport Australia Audi A4 2 Cameron McLean Greenfields Mowers BMW...

Sat 12 Sep 1998
OAMPS Qualifying Report

OAMPS Qualifying Report

OAMPS INSURANCE ENDURANCE CLASSIC - SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 SANDOWN INTERNATIONAL MOTOR RACEWAY SATURDAY, 12th SEPTEMBER 1998 COSTANZO PULLS OFF THE ITALIAN JOB Maserati earned its first ever GT Production pole position at the OAMPS Insurance...

Sat 16 May 1998
Phillip Island Qualifying

Phillip Island Qualifying

BOC GASES AUSTRALIAN SUPER TOURING CHAMPIONSHIP - ROUND 3 PHILLIP ISLAND, VICTORIA: Qualifying Report, Saturday, May 16 RICHARDS WINS POLE - McLEAN ON FRONT ROW Works Volvo driver Jim Richards coped best with cold conditions at Phillip Island...

Sun 13 Sep 1998
Sandown race report

Sandown race report

OAMPS INSURANCE ENDURANCE CLASSIC - SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 SANDOWN INTERNATIONAL MOTOR RACEWAY SUNDAY 13th SEPTEMBER 1998 PASTA POWER - ITALIAN SQUAD TAKE VICTORY An Italian car and two drivers of Italian origin dominated proceedings to take...

Mon 07 Sep 1998
Sandown 1 Hour - Final Entry List

Sandown 1 Hour - Final Entry List

1998 Sandown 1 Hour (September 13) Final Entry List Class A 1 Domenic Beninca / Garry Waldon Porsche 911RSCS 3 Alfredo Costanzo / Peter McKay Maserati Ghibli Cup 8 Ed Aitken / Peter Fitzgerald Porsche 911RSCS 11 Jamie Cartwright / TBA ...

Thu 03 Sep 1998
Sandown Elstrek Preview

Sandown Elstrek Preview

Female racer Paul Elstrek is counting the days before clinching what she believes is the opportunity of a lifetime to drive a Ferrari F355 Challenge at the Oamps Insurance Endurance Classic on September 13. Elstrek has been recruited by the...

Sun 21 Jun 1998
Calder Park Story 98-06-21

Calder Park Story 98-06-21

SATCC Round 8 - The Wrap 21/6/98 RACE 1 11:30am 21/6/98 Birthday boy Craig Lowndes grabbed a surprise gift from 1998 Shell Supercar rival Russell Ingall to extend is championship lead in Race 1...

Fri 08 May 1998
Sun 18 Oct 1998
Gold Coast Results Race One

Gold Coast Results Race One

COURIER MAIL GTP CLASSIC - OCTOBER 15 - 18 HONDA INDY RACE ONE 17th SEPTEMBER 1998 FORBES MAKES LAST LAP PASS TO GRAB VICTORY Rodney Forbes made a last minute pass to clinch victory in the opening race of The Courier Mail GTP Classic on the...

Fri 26 Jun 1998
Lakeside Practice

Lakeside Practice

CENTURY BATTERIES AUSTRALIAN GT PRODUCTION CAR CHAMPIONSHIP LAKESIDE PRACTICE 26TH JUNE 1998 BOWE BLASTS BACK INTO GTP CONTENTION Touring car ace John Bowe blasted his way around Lakeside International Raceway aboard the Ferrari F355 ...

Sun 07 Jun 1998
Eastern Creek Race One

Eastern Creek Race One

CENTURY BATTERIES AUSTRALIAN GT PRODUCTION CAR CHAMPIONSHIP EASTERN CREEK RACE ONE 7th JUNE 1998 ITALIANS SPIN, WALDON WINS & FORBES GRINS Dodge Viper driver Garry Waldon continued his barnstorming assault on the Century Batteries Australian...

Wed 27 May 1998
Mallala Qualifying Times

Mallala Qualifying Times

Q8 - SATCC Qualifying Session All Cars Combined Date: Saturday 23rd May, 1998 Actual Start Time: 14:00 Distance: 30 mins Track: Fine & cool ...

Fri 08 May 1998
Round 1 Qualifying Calder Park

Round 1 Qualifying Calder Park

First Qualifying Session Pole Jim Richards Volvo S40 2 Cameron McConville Audi A4 3 Brad Jones Audi A4 4 Cameron McLean BMW 320i 5 Tony Newman Peugeot 405 6 Mark Adderton Honda Accord 7 Peter Hills Ford Mondeo 8...

Fri 11 Sep 1998
Sandown Friday Report

Sandown Friday Report

OAMPS INSURANCE ENDURANCE CLASSIC SANDOWN INTERNATIONAL MOTOR RACEWAY FRIDAY 11th SEPTEMBER 1998 MASERATI SETS THE GTP SANDOWN PACE Australian open wheel racing legend Alfredo Costanzo stunned his opposition in practice for the OAMPS...

Fri 05 Jun 1998
Eastern Creek Practice 98-06-05

Eastern Creek Practice 98-06-05

CENTURY BATTERIES AUSTRALIAN GT PRODUCTION CAR CHAMPIONSHIP EASTERN CREEK PRACTICE 5TH JUNE 1998 BOSNJAK BACK AS SHAW OUTED IN CRASH Two years after walking away from a death defying crash at Amaroo Park, production car ace Terry Bosnjak ...

Wed 11 Nov 1998
Mt. Panorama Preview

Mt. Panorama Preview

This year's FAI 1000 Classic looks set to break all records with the nation's premier V8 endurance race on November 12-15 likely to attract the biggest field ever and require pre-qualifying for the first time. 1998 will be the most ...

Sun 18 Oct 1998
Gold Coast Results Race Two

Gold Coast Results Race Two

COURIER MAIL GTP CLASSIC - OCTOBER 15 - 18 HONDA INDY RACE TWO 18th SEPTEMBER 1998 FIRST CORNER DRAMA HANDS FORBES VICTORY A first corner drama virtually handed victory to NSW driver Rodney Forbes after Jim Richards and Ross Almond were ...

Sun 28 Jun 1998
Lakeside Notes 98-06-27

Lakeside Notes 98-06-27

CENTURY BATTERIES AUSTRALIAN GT PRODUCTION CAR CHAMPIONSHIP LAKESIDE NOTES 27th JUNE 1998 LAKESIDE PADDOCK NEWS AND UPDATES 1a Peter Fitzgerald Porsche 911 RSCS Neutral handling but concerned with tyre life as rear rubber...

Sat 08 Aug 1998
Winton Qualifying

Winton Qualifying

CENTURY BATTERIES AUSTRALIAN GT PRODUCTION CAR CHAMPIONSHIP WINTON QUALIFYING 8th AUGUST 1998 FITZGERALD'S CHAMPIONSHIP HOPES SHATTERED Reigning champion Peter Fitzgerald now faces an even tougher job of defending his crown after a...

Sun 19 Jul 1998
Mallal Race Two Bulletin

Mallal Race Two Bulletin

CENTURY BATTERIES AUSTRALIAN GT PRODUCTION CAR CHAMPIONSHIP MALLALA RACE TWO 19th JULY 1998 ROOKIE ROCKET RODNEY GRABS FIRST GTP WIN GTP rookie "Rocket" Rodney Forbes broke through for his first victory in the Century Batteries Australian...

Sun 21 Jun 1998
Point Standings After Calder Park

Point Standings After Calder Park

Shell Series Championship Points Update 21/6/98 Shell Australian Touring Car Championship Placing Driver Points 1. Craig Lowndes - Holden Commodore (1, 2) 76 2. Jason Bargwanna - Holden Commodore (4, 1) 72 3. Jason Bright - Ford Falcon (3, 3)...