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Mon 11 Nov 2002
Aukland: Race two and three results, standings

Aukland: Race two and three results, standings

Boost Mobile V8 International Race 2 results 1: Greg Murphy (Holden) -- 54 Laps 2: Jason Bright (Holden) 3: Marcos Ambrose (Ford) 4: Todd Kelly (Holden) 5: Rick Kelly (Holden) 6: Steve Richards (Holden) 7: Neil Crompton (Ford) 8: Steve Johnson...

Aukland: Stone Brothers Racing race two and three notes

Aukland: Stone Brothers Racing race two and three notes

Great third for Ambrose, but a win just two laps away. Stone Brothers Racing's Marcos Ambrose finished third outright in today's Boost Mobile V8 International at Pukekohe in New Zealand after one of SBR's fastest, but most frustrating weekends...

Aukland: Lansvale Racing race two and three notes

Aukland: Lansvale Racing race two and three notes

LRT bow out of the top ten in third NZ race. After qualifying 18th and retiring from race one due to an engine fire, then racing from 30th to 18th in the second race, followed by an engine failure while competing in the top ten at 7th during...

Aukland: Race one results, standings

Aukland: Race one results, standings

Boost Mobile V8 International Race 1 - Results 1: Mark Skaife (Holden) -- 36 laps 2: Greg Murphy (Holden) 3: Marcos Ambrose (Ford) 4: Jason Bright (Holden) 5: Todd Kelly (Holden) 6: Steve Richards (Holden) 7: Rick Kelly (Holden) 8: Craig Lowndes...

Aukland: Stone Brothers Racing race one notes

Aukland: Stone Brothers Racing race one notes

Ambrose finishes third at Pukekohe -- no luck for Besnard. Stone Brothers Racing's Marcos Ambrose finished third in the opening race of the Boost Mobile V8 International at the Pukekohe Raceway near Auckland in New Zealand today. Ambrose...

Aukland: Lansvale Racing race one notes

Aukland: Lansvale Racing race one notes

Engine fire ends first NZ race for McConville. November 9, 2002 - Cameron McConville was forced to retire from the forst Boost Mobile V8 International race at Auckland's Pukekohe circuit today, only six laps into the 36 lap race. The 28 year...

Aukland: Team Betta race one notes

Aukland: Team Betta race one notes

Longhurst and Wilson maintain momentum in race one. Today's race was overall a fast paced race with the Team Betta Electrical cars starting on the grid in 9th and 10th place. The pace car was called out in the first lap after Steven Johnson in...

Sat 09 Nov 2002
Aukland: Team Betta Friday qualifying notes

Aukland: Team Betta Friday qualifying notes

Team Betta Electrical V8's qualify in the top ten. The stage is set for Round Eleven in the V* Supercar Series being conducted at Pukekohe Park Raceway in New Zealand. Practice 1 & 2 today saw both Team Betta Electrical cars post credible ...

Aukland: Lansvale Racing Friday qualifying notes

Aukland: Lansvale Racing Friday qualifying notes

McConville 18th in fast Kiwi qualifying session. November 9, 2002 - Lansvale Racing Team driver Cameron McConville has qualified 18th for the first of three trans-Tasman V8 Supercar races being held at Auckland's Pukekohe circuit this ...

Thu 07 Nov 2002
Aukland: Lansvale Racing preview

Aukland: Lansvale Racing preview

November 5, 2002 - Sydney's only V8 Supercar team, Lansvale Racing, is set to capitalise on the improved performance and reliability of their Holden VX Commodore V8 Supercar at this weekend's trans-Tasman round of the Australian V8 Supercar ...

Tue 05 Nov 2002
AUSF3: UTE: PROCAR Australia future plans

AUSF3: UTE: PROCAR Australia future plans

Investment, stable rules, more marketing underwrite development plan for PROCAR. Major capital investment, stable technical regulations and increased marketing will underwrite a plan to develop event company PROCAR Australia and its motor racing...

Betta Electrical signs on as Sandown title sponsor

Betta Electrical signs on as Sandown title sponsor

Betta Electrical takes up title sponsorship for V8 Ultimate - Sandown Betta Stores Ltd. CEO. Guy Houghton announced today Betta Electrical has become the title sponsor for the final V8 Supercars round of the 2002 series. The event will now be...

Sat 02 Nov 2002
AUSF3: UTE: Adelaide street race set for 2003

AUSF3: UTE: Adelaide street race set for 2003

Holden's spectacular new Monaro racer will make its Nations Cup championship debut when the PROCAR Champ Series returns as a popular feature of the Clipsal 500 in Adelaide next April. The event, expanded to four days over 20-23 March, will see...

Tue 29 Oct 2002
Surfers Paradise: Paragon Motorsport race notes

Surfers Paradise: Paragon Motorsport race notes

McLean finishes strong 14TH in wet Indy race.  Cameron McLean completed Round 11 of the V8 Supercar Championship Series with an outstanding run from last to 14th place for Paragon Motorsport in yesterday's second leg on a wet Surfers Paradise...

Mon 28 Oct 2002
Gold Coast: Richards, Peters - 2002 Champions

Gold Coast: Richards, Peters - 2002 Champions

Richards & Peters settle championships in Gold Coast Indy finale. Jim Richards picked up his third Nations Cup Championship and Brett Peters his second GT Performance Championship when the PROCAR Champ Series wrapped up its 2002 season at the...

Surfers Paradise: Team Betta Sunday race report

Surfers Paradise: Team Betta Sunday race report

Longhurst drives a superb race in difficult conditions. In extreme contrast to yesterday's hot and sunny conditions, today saw heavy overcast skies with rain beginning to fall just prior to the start of race two of the Gillette V8 Supercar ...

Surfers Paradise: Lansvale Racing race notes

Surfers Paradise: Lansvale Racing race notes

McConville 19th on the wet Gold Coast streets. October 27, 2002 - Lansvale Racing Team VX Commodore driver Cameron McConville finished 19th in today's second Gillette V8 Supercar Challenge race, enduring far from ideal racing conditions at ...

Surfers Paradise: Stone Brothers Racing race notes

Surfers Paradise: Stone Brothers Racing race notes

SBR'S Besnard produces great home-race drive. He might not have finished with a trophy in his hand, but Stone Brothers Racing's David Besnard produced a fantastic drive to finish ninth in the second heat of the Gillette V8 Supercar Challenge at...

Sun 27 Oct 2002
Elder statesmen reunite at Bathurst

Elder statesmen reunite at Bathurst

Bob Jane T-Marts to be a "reunion" for elder statesmen. This month's Bob Jane T-Marts 1000 at Bathurst's Mt Panorama is set to be a bit of a reunion for some of Australia's most famous motor racing names. Peter Brock has already announced he is...

Bathurst: History of Mt. Panorama

Bathurst: History of Mt. Panorama

The Bob Jane T-Marts 1000 (then Armstrong 500 miles) was first staged in 1963 when Bob Jane and Harry Firth won the great race in a Ford Cortina. But the history of Mount Panorama as a motor racing venue goes back to the turn of the century. In...

Surfers Paradise: Lansvale Racing Saturday notes

Surfers Paradise: Lansvale Racing Saturday notes

McConville 10th in first Indy V8 Supercar race. October 26, 2002 - Lansvale Racing Team driver Cameron McConville has finished 10th in the first of two Gillette V8 Supercar races on the streets of Surfers Paradise. The Lansvale Racing VX ...

Gold Coast: Saturday summary

Gold Coast: Saturday summary

More wins for Richards & Full as championships head for Indy showdown. Porsche ace Jim Richards is just one race away from confirming his third Australian Nations Cup Championship after another faultless performance on the Surfers Paradise...

Surfers Paradise: Team Betta Saturday notes

Surfers Paradise: Team Betta Saturday notes

Wilson celebrates his eighth top ten shootout in round eleven. Max Wilson, driving car 65 for Team Betta Electrical got off to a flying start today, finishing in 7th position in the Top 10 Shootout. Both Wilson and Longhurst lined up for Race...

Surfers Paradise: Stone Brothers Racing Saturday notes

Surfers Paradise: Stone Brothers Racing Saturday notes

Marcos Ambrose finishes second in opening V8 Supercar race at Indy. Stone Brothers Racing's Marcos Ambrose gave his new home crowd something to cheer about when he finished second in the opening race of the Gillette V8 Supercar Challenge at the...