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Sat 15 Nov 2003
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 ...

Pukekohe race one report

Pukekohe race one report

Murphy Heads For New Zealand Three-Peat Greg Murphy has had the perfect start in his quest to win his third V8 International at Pukekohe in New Zealand. Murphy claimed pole earlier in the day after the Shootout was ruled out because of...

TBE Pukekohe race one report

TBE Pukekohe race one report

Team Betta Electrical started its New Zealand campaign in a safe manner at Pukekohe this weekend. For Paul Radisich driving Team Betta Electrical car 65 it was the opportunity to do well in front of his home crowd in New Zealand. For Dean ...

Paul Morris Pukekohe race one report

Paul Morris Pukekohe race one report

Sirromet Wines Holden Commodore driver Paul Morris survived high-speed contact with Rick Kelly and a rain-soaked Pukekohe circuit to finish 14th in today's first race in round of the V8 Supercar Championship in New Zealand today. Morris...

Sat 08 Nov 2003
SBR Pukekohe race one report

SBR Pukekohe race one report

Stone Brothers Racing's Marcos Ambrose played a "conservative" role and finished sixth in the opening wet leg of the PlaceMakers V8 International at Pukekohe Raceway in New Zealand today. Ambrose actually led the 36-lap race at one stage in his...

Graham Nash Motorsport Bathurst 24 line-up announced

Graham Nash Motorsport Bathurst 24 line-up announced

One of the crack British entries for this month's Bathurst 24-Hour race has announced a multi-national driving line-up for its Porsche GT3 RS coupe. Graham Nash Motorsport, based at Mallory Park, Leicestershire, will field Briton Mike Newton, ...

FPR Pukekohe qualifying notes

FPR Pukekohe qualifying notes

November 7, 2003 - Ford Performance Racing team driver Craig Lowndes has qualified 5th after a highly competitive qualifying session at New Zealand's Pukekohe Park Raceway today. After struggling through today's two practice sessions, ...

John Bowe PHR Bathurst 24 assault

John Bowe PHR Bathurst 24 assault

NATIONS 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 is due to arrive from California by air...

Paul Morris Pukekohe qualifying notes

Paul Morris Pukekohe qualifying notes

Queenslander Paul Morris damaged the front-end of his Sirromet Wines Holden Commodore at the Pukekohe circuit in New Zealand today before qualifying 22nd for tomorrow's first race in the 12th round of the V8 Supercar Championship. The...

Stone Brothers Pukekohe qualifying notes

Stone Brothers Pukekohe qualifying notes

Stone Brothers Racing had mixed results in official qualifying for the PaceMakers V8 International at Pukekohe Park Raceway in New Zealand today. Marcos Ambrose qualified sixth in his Pirtek Falcon and will contest tomorrow's top 10 shootout, ...

Wed 05 Nov 2003
Ford Performance Racing Pukekohe preview

Ford Performance Racing Pukekohe preview

November 4, 2003 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) arrives in New Zealand this weekend ready for this new blue oval team's first trans-Tasman V8 Supercar battle at Auckland's fast and exciting Pukekohe Park Raceway. Representing yet another new ...

A lap of Pukekohe Park with Marcos Ambrose

A lap of Pukekohe Park with Marcos Ambrose

As you cross the start-finish line you only have eyes for the first turn. This area in front of the main grandstand is not really a straight, but a sweeping right-hander into turn one which has a very, very fast entry and really is blind because...

Sat 01 Nov 2003
Paul Morris supports New Zealand race

Paul Morris supports New Zealand race

Paul Morris supports second V8 Supercar round in New Zealand Sirromet Wines Holden Commodore driver Paul Morris supports moves for New Zealand to host a second round on the V8 Supercar Championship calendar in the future. The 35-year-old team...

Thu 30 Oct 2003
FSAE students join Australia's FPR team

FSAE students join Australia's FPR team

Formula SAE Engineers make their mark with FPR October 30, 2003 - As Ford Performance Racing's (FPR) V8 Supercar debut has displayed, considerable engineering resources exist within this three BA Falcon V8 Supercar team. A so far untold success...

Wed 29 Oct 2003
Garry Holt Gold Coast race notes

Garry Holt Gold Coast race notes

27 October, 2003 - Eastern Creek Karts driver, Garry Holt battled against the odds last weekend in the final round of the PROCAR Australian GT Performance Championship but his determination and desire shone through to capture third place in the ...

Paul Morris Gold Coast race two report

Paul Morris Gold Coast race two report

Morris delayed by accidents on Gold Coast Sirromet Wines Holden Commodore driver Paul Morris was delayed by two separate accidents and finished 19th in race two of the 11th round of the V8 Supercar Championship on the Gold Coast. Morris ...

PROCAR statement on Gold Coast race cancellation

PROCAR statement on Gold Coast race cancellation

Motorsport promoter PROCAR Australia has notified organisers of this weekend's Lexmark Indy 300 of possible legal action over the cancellation of the Donut King Australian Nations Cup Championship race today. The race scheduled...

Stone Brothers Racing race report

Stone Brothers Racing race report

Ingall takes two from two -- Ambrose finishes fourth Stone Brothers Racing's Russell Ingall made it two from two when he won the second leg of the Gillette V8 Supercar Challenge in his Caltex Havoline Falcon on the streets of the Gold Coast ...

FPR Gold Coast race report

FPR Gold Coast race report

Seton and Lowndes in second Indy street race top ten October 26, 2003 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) comes away from Round 11 of the 2003 Australian V8 Supercar Series with three top ten finishes, two of which were gained in today's second 100...

Team Betta Electrical race two report

Team Betta Electrical race two report

Team Betta Electrical completes race 2 unscathed The warm up to the beginning of today's 22 Lap race showed the dedication of the Triple 8 engineers to get Canto's Team Betta Electrical car 66 back on the track. They worked tirelessly through...

Gold Coast race one notes

Gold Coast race one notes

LAMBORGHINI ace Paul Stokell ended a four-year quest for the Donut King Australian Nations Cup Championship at a sedate 80 kilometres an hour on the Gold Coast Indy street circuit today. Stokell locked up the title for GT sports cars in a ...

FPR Gold Coast race one report

FPR Gold Coast race one report

October 25, 2003 - Ford Performance Vehicles sponsored Ford Performance Racing (FPR) Falcon driver David Besnard drove a hard charging 22 lap street race at his hometown circuit today. The 26 year old FPR driver gained ten positions to finish 7th,...

Gold Coast season finale notes

Gold Coast season finale notes

THE 2003 Australian GT Performance Championship wrapped up today at the Gold Coast Indy in the style it has seen all season - with a mighty scrap all the way to the chequered flag. The final race was a showdown for third overall between ...

Stone Brothers Racing race one notes

Stone Brothers Racing race one notes

Stone Brothers Racing's Russell Ingall delighted his new hometown crowd with a fantastic win in the opening leg of the Gillette V8 Supercar Challenge on the streets of the Gold Coast in his Caltex Havoline Ford today. Ingall's team mate Marcos...

Russell Ingall Gold Coast race notes

Russell Ingall Gold Coast race notes

Russell Ingall has taken the box seat for the Gillette V8 Supercar Challenge on the Gold Coast, winning the first of two races for the weekend after the front row starting HRT cars of Todd Kelly and Mark Skaife stumbled. Ingall ended up a ...