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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...

Sat 26 Oct 2002
Surfers Paradise: Team Betta Friday notes

Surfers Paradise: Team Betta Friday notes

Wilson and Longhurst ready to scorch the Indy circuit. The two Team Betta Electrical V8 Supercars took to the Surfers Paradise Circuit today in the two practice sessions and qualifying for tomorrow's Race One of 22 laps. Wilson's first...

Surfers Paradise: Lansvale Racing Friday notes

Surfers Paradise: Lansvale Racing Friday notes

McConville to start first Surfers street fight from 13th. October 25, 2002 - Lansvale Racing Team V8 Supercar driver Cameron McConville will start the first of two Surfers Paradise Gillette Challenge V8 Supercar street races from 13th on the...

Surfers Paradise: Stone Brothers Racing Friday notes

Surfers Paradise: Stone Brothers Racing Friday notes

SBR has stong start to Indy weekend. Stone Brothers Racing has a strong start to the Gillette V8 Supercar Challenge at this weekend's Honda Indy 300 on the Gold Coast with Marcos Ambrose and David Besnard both qualifying for tomorrow's top 10 ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Records smashed everywhere at Surfers Paradise

CHAMPCAR/CART: Records smashed everywhere at Surfers Paradise

Records were broken left, right and centre on day two of the Honda Indy 300 on the Gold Coast today. Brazil's Bruno Junqueira set a new track record in the first qualifying session for the Champ Cars while Garth Tander set a qualifying...

Thu 24 Oct 2002
CHAMPCAR/CART: Fernandez pleases locals at Surfers Paradise

CHAMPCAR/CART: Fernandez pleases locals at Surfers Paradise

Adrian Fernandez, owner and driver of Fernandez racing, stepped into unfamiliar territory today as he traded his single-seat Indy car for a customised V8 Super Tourer. The 2000 Gold Coast race winner is making his ninth Champ Car start on the ...

Gold Coast: Season finale day one summary

Gold Coast: Season finale day one summary

Gold Coast win puts Jim Richards on the brink of third Nations Cup Championship. - Full wins GT Performance race, but Peters leads series. Less than a fortnight after winning his seventh Bathurst 1000, Jim Richards closed on a third straight ...

Bathurst 1000 broadcast dates

Bathurst 1000 broadcast dates

Bathurst 1000 features in On The Limit on 27 October and 3 November.   The world famous Bathurst 500, a round of the Australian V8 Supercar Championship, will feature in On The Limit, presented by O'Hagan's on SABC Topsport and A2A (DSTV) during...

Tue 22 Oct 2002
Paragon Motorsport to withdraw from V8 Supercar series

Paragon Motorsport to withdraw from V8 Supercar series

Just a week after finishing eighth in the Bathurst 1000, Cameron McLean and his Paragon Motorsport team announced today they will quit the V8 Supercar series and sell their Level Two franchise at the end of this season. Team Manager and...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Chinchilla family named Grand Marshals for Surfers Paradise

CHAMPCAR/CART: Chinchilla family named Grand Marshals for Surfers Paradise

AS a tribute to the "Year of the Outback" and in an effort to bring more attention to the plight of Australia's farmers, a family of four from Chinchilla in Central Queensland has been selected as the "Grand Marshals" for this week's Honda Indy ...

Sun 20 Oct 2002
Bright launches Surfers Paradise challenge

Bright launches Surfers Paradise challenge

Jason Bright has eyes for Holden Racing Team Series 1-2. The Holden Racing Team has never finished 1-2 in the V8 Supercar Championship Series -- Jason Bright has the chance to do something about that in the Gillette V8 Supercar Challenge at next...

Fri 18 Oct 2002
Surfers Paradise: Stone Brothers Racing preview

Surfers Paradise: Stone Brothers Racing preview

New Caltex Havoline Ford ready for Honda Indy 300. SBR working around the clock to have new car finished for Indy. A TEAM of Stone Brothers Racing mechanics have been working around the clock in an effort to have a brand new Caltex Havoline...

Tue 15 Oct 2002
Paragon Motorsports Bathurst race notes

Paragon Motorsports Bathurst race notes

Mclean & Scott beat the big guns to bring V.I.P. Falcon home eighth in Bathurst 1000. ONE of the smallest teams in V8 Supercar racing achieved a dream result when Cameron McLean and Tony Scott brought their V.I.P. Pet Foods Ford Falcon XR8 home...

Team Betta Bathurst race notes

Team Betta Bathurst race notes

Longhurst puts the first Ford across the line. Tony Longhurst and Mathew White drove an impressive race today in the Team Betta Electrical car 66, crossing the line in sixth position whilst also being the first Ford home in today's Bob Jane...

David Besnard race notes

David Besnard race notes

David Besnard gives Bob Jane T-Marts 1000 his best shot. CALTEX Havoline driver David Besnard has fallen short of his goal to win this year's Bob Jane T-Marts 1000 at Bathurst's Mt Panorama in another car. Besnard was a late replacement in...

Paul Morris Racing Bathurst race notes

Paul Morris Racing Bathurst race notes

Morris crashes out Of Bob Jane T-Marts Bathurst 1000. Sirromet Wines Holden Commodore driver Paul Morris crashed out of today's Bob Jane T-Marts Bathurst 1000 V8 Supercar Championship motor race when holding seventh position. Morris crashed...

Stone Brothers Racing race notes

Stone Brothers Racing race notes

Tough day the office for Stone Brothers Racing. Stone Brothers Racing had a tough day at the office in the Bob Jane T-Marts 1000 at Bathurst's Mt Panorama today. The Pirtek Falcon of Marcos Ambrose and Paul Weel officially finished 21st in the...

LRT Bathurst race notes

LRT Bathurst race notes

Lansvale Racing 15th in Bathurst classic- Luff takes top Bathurst Rookie honours. October 13, 2002 - Sydney's Lansvale Racing Team has finished 15th in the year's most prestigious and demanding motor race, the 2002 Bob Jane T-Marts 1000 at Mount...

Bathurst race results

Bathurst race results

<pre> 1 1 Holden Racing Team M.Skaife/J.Richards Holden Commodore 06:58:41.0260 2 16 Castrol Perkins Race Team S.Richards/R.Ingall Holden Commodore 3 2 Holden Racing Team ...

Bathurst race report

Bathurst race report

Rain, hail, shine, Skaife and Richards in 40th Bob Jane T-Marts 1000. Holden Racing Team's Mark Skaife and Jim Richards combined to win a drama-filled Bob Jane T-Marts 1000 in front of a record Sunday crowd of 57,180 at Mount Panorama in...

Paragon Motorsports final practice notes

Paragon Motorsports final practice notes

Last-minute mechanical hitch, but Mclean-Scott ready and eager for Bathurst 1000. BRISBANE drivers Cameron McLean and Tony Scott are ready and eager to race their V.I.P. Pet Foods Ford Falcon XR8 in tomorrow's Bob Jane T-Marts 1000 at Mount ...

Wakefield Bathurst Konica race notes

Wakefield Bathurst Konica race notes

Wakefield 2nd in Konica V8 race at Bathurst. Brisbane driver Wayne Wakefield today drove a Sirromet Wines Holden Commodore to second place in the Konica V8 Supercar Challenge race at Bathurst. The 30-lap event was the major support race...

Paul Morris Bathurst qualifying notes

Paul Morris Bathurst qualifying notes

Morris qualifies 11th for Bob Jane T-Marts Bathurst 1000. Sirromet Wines Holden Commodore driver Paul Morris will start from 11th position in tomorrow's Bob Jane T-Marts Bathurst 1000 V8 Supercar Championship race. The 33-year-old from the...

Team Betta Bathurst qualifying notes

Team Betta Bathurst qualifying notes

Wilson has the jump on the field at Bathurst. Max Wilson's introduction to the Mount Panorama circuit was interrupted by the native wildlife today during qualifying. Wilson was on his sixth lap flyer today, when unexpectedly a kangaroo bounded...

Paragon Motorsports qualifying notes

Paragon Motorsports qualifying notes

Mclean-Scott to start V.I.P. Pet Foods Falcon from 19th in Bathurst 1000. CAMERON McLean will start the Bob Jane T-Marts 1000 on Sunday from 19th grid position in the V.I.P. Pet Foods Ford Falcon XR8, after contesting a stunning qualifying...

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