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Sun 30 Nov 2003
FPR becomes a two car team for 2004

FPR becomes a two car team for 2004

November 29, 2003 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) will field two Falcon V8 Supercars in the 2004 Australian V8 Supercar Championship Series. As a result of this major team decision, 2003 FPV FPR Falcon driver David Besnard will no longer be ...

Eastern Creek practice report

Eastern Creek practice report

Pirtek Racing's Marcos Ambrose capped off a great day one on the road to his first V8 Supercar Championship Series title, by topping both practice sessions at the VIP Petfoods Main Event at Eastern Creek today. The great Ford hope clocked a ...

SBR Eastern Creek practice notes

SBR Eastern Creek practice notes

Stone Brothers Racing's Marcos Ambrose got the start he was looking for when he was the fastest driver in both practice sessions for this weekend's final round of the V8 Supercar Championship Series at Eastern Creek Raceway today. Ambrose...

Wed 26 Nov 2003
Ambrose warms up before season finale

Ambrose warms up before season finale

V8 Supercar Championship Series leader Marcos Ambrose has "toughened up" for this weekend's season finale at Sydney's Eastern Creek Raceway with a workout with Australian boxing legend Jeff Fenech. Ambrose, holds a 24-point lead over Holden's...

Ingall will help teammate in season finale

Ingall will help teammate in season finale

Caltex Havoline Racing's Russell Ingall says he will "do what he has to do" in an effort to help his Stone Brothers Racing teammate Marcos Ambrose the 2003 V8 Supercar Championship Series at Eastern Creek this weekend. Ingall sits fourth in the...

Stone Brothers Racing Eastern Creek preview

Stone Brothers Racing Eastern Creek preview

The following is a detailed lap of the Eastern Creek circuit to be used as the venue for the 13th and final round of the V8 Supercar Championship Series this weekend - The VIP Petfoods Main Event. Also find following thoughts, results and...

Triple Eight Race Engineering unveils new tech center

Triple Eight Race Engineering unveils new tech center

Leading V8 Supercar team Triple Eight Race Engineering today announced the unveiling of their state of the art LG. Advanced Technical Centre. Team principal, Roland Dane, together with head of LG. Australia JM Lee, chairman of Betta Stores...

Larkham retires, Winterbottom named Orrcon Racing driver

Larkham retires, Winterbottom named Orrcon Racing driver

V8 Supercar driver Mark Larkham will compete in his last championship race at Eastern Creek this weekend and will be replaced by young hotshot Mark Winterbottom in 2004. Winterbottom, the reigning Konica V8 Supercar champion, has just completed...

Paul Morris Bathurst 24 race report

Paul Morris Bathurst 24 race report

Paul Morris finishes on podium in Bathurst 24-hour motor race Gold Coast-based V8 Supercar driver Paul Morris overcame heavy rain and variable weather conditions to finish third in a Porsche in the Bathurst 24-hour endurance motor race at Mount...

Sun 23 Nov 2003
Ford Performance Racing Eastern Creek preview

Ford Performance Racing Eastern Creek preview

November 21, 2003 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) heads to Sydney's Eastern Creek Raceway next weekend with plans to improve on the team's early season podium performance at this circuit following the team's final test day of the season at Phillip...

Mon 17 Nov 2003
Lamborghini last minute Bathurst 24 entry

Lamborghini last minute Bathurst 24 entry

5 days to go: Stokell leads last-minute Lamborghini bid for Bathurst 24-Hour. Lamborghini will add another exotic name to the field of crack contenders for next weekend's Bathurst 24-Hour race, following last-minute confirmation of an ...

Sat 15 Nov 2003
AUSF3: UTE: 2004 PROCAR Australia schedule

AUSF3: UTE: 2004 PROCAR Australia schedule

2004 PROCAR Calendar (*) Includes the Australian Nations Cup Championship, Australian GT Performance Championship, V8 BRutes Series, Australian Production Car Championship and Australian Formula 3 Championship. <pre> Date ...

AUSF3: UTE: 2004 schedule announced

AUSF3: UTE: 2004 schedule announced

Motor racing promoter PROCAR Australia has scheduled a return to metropolitan circuits Eastern Creek, near Sydney, and Sandown Park in Melbourne in its 2004 championship calendar, announced today. PROCAR Australia Executive ...

SBR and Campbell Little part ways

SBR and Campbell Little part ways

Stone Brothers Racing and Technical Manager Campbell Little have ended a nine year relationship. Little, who has been with SBR since its inception, will end his association immediately and will take up a new role with another V8 Supercar team in...

Thu 13 Nov 2003
Brock aims for tenth Bathurst victory

Brock aims for tenth Bathurst victory

An exciting blend of youthful speed and experience has been enlisted to help Australian racing legend Peter Brock win a record 10th Bathurst crown at Mount Panorama on November 22/23 in this year's international 24 hour Enduro. Joining Brock for...

Tue 11 Nov 2003
Season finale to crown champion

Season finale to crown champion

There has been a rush on ticket sales for the VIP Petfoods Main Event with the V8 Supercar Championship Series now to be decided in the season finale at Sydney's Eastern Creek Raceway on November 28-30. Ford's Marcos Ambrose and Holden's Greg ...

Mon 10 Nov 2003
FPR Pukekohe race report

FPR Pukekohe race report

November 9, 2003 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) has endured a tough weekend that has tested the fighting spirit of the blue oval racing team from the start on Friday to today's closing two races to decide the penultimate round of the V8 Supercar...

Pukekohe race report

Pukekohe race report

Triple treat for Murphy. Greg Murphy has confirmed his position alongside the All Blacks as a Kiwi sporting hero today, winning his third New Zealand round of the V8 Supercar Championship round at Pukekohe. Murphy's win brought the record crowd...

SBR Pukekohe race report

SBR Pukekohe race report

Stone Brothers Racing's Marcos Ambrose will be chasing his first V8 Supercar Championship when he heads to the VIP Petfoods Main Event final round at Eastern Creek Raceway in three weeks time. Ambrose was 11th outright in round 12 at the ...

Paul Morris Pukekohe race report

Paul Morris Pukekohe race report

Power steering failure forced Sirromet Wines Holden Commodore driver Paul Morris out of today's third and final race in round 12 of the V8 Supercar Championship at Pukekohe in New Zealand. Morris held second position in for a lengthy period...

Murphy takes Pukekohe to force title decider

Murphy takes Pukekohe to force title decider

Kiwi Greg Murphy dominated the Place Makers International at Pukekohe, New Zealand this weekend and threw down the challenge to series leader Marco Ambrose for the title which will be decided at Eastern Creek. After a dominant performance in...

PHR Scuderia preparation update

PHR Scuderia preparation update

Australian Nation's Cup star John Bowe will lead a top-flight Australian team chasing victory in this month's Bathurst 24-Hour race in a specially-imported BMW V8 coupe. Melbourne-based PHR Scuderia's new BMW M3 GTR arrived from California this...

FPR Pukekohe race one report

FPR Pukekohe race one report

November 8, 2003 - All three Ford Performance Racing (FPR) drivers have finished outside the top ten in today's rain soaked New Zealand V8 Supercar race, the first of three races to be contested at Auckland's Pukekohe Park Raceway this ...