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Thu 02 Jan 2003
New Year unveiling of Stone Brothers Racing 2003 car, driverHeadline

New Year unveiling of Stone Brothers Racing 2003 car, driver

Two-time Bathurst winner Russell Ingall is now officially a "Ford Man" after announcing he has signed a deal to drive the Caltex Havoline Falcon in next year's V8 Supercar Championship Series. Caltex has also announced a three-year extension of...

Wed 03 Dec 2003
Marcos Ambrose seals championship at Eastern CreekHeadline

Marcos Ambrose seals championship at Eastern Creek

Marcos Ambrose screamed around Eastern Creek yesterday in his Stone Bros prepared Pirtek Ford, taking out the V8 Supercar Championship, ending Holden's dominance of the series for the past five years. Marcos Ambrose is Ford through and...

Sat 08 Nov 2003
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, ...

Thu 18 Dec 2003
Feud between Skaife and Ingall continuesHeadline

Feud between Skaife and Ingall continues

Even a week after Marcos Ambrose took the red flag and the V8 Supercar Championship Series for 2003, the controversy continues to rage throughout the motorsport world over the Skaife/Ingall incident at Eastern Creek during the final race of the ...

Wed 19 Feb 2003
Australia's Network Ten to broadcast GP weekend

Australia's Network Ten to broadcast GP weekend

Three huge days of F1 Network Ten roars into its inaugural season as Australia's Formula One broadcaster with an unprecedented three days of coverage at the 2003 Fosters Australian Grand Prix by televising the first Formula One Qualifying...

Fri 03 Oct 2003
Paul Morris Bathurst preview

Paul Morris Bathurst preview

Sirromet Wines Holden Commodore racer Paul Morris is being driven by sporting and commercial goals as he aims for a top-three podium finish in the Bob Jane T-Marts Bathurst 1000 V8 Supercar event on Sunday week (October 12). The 35-year-old from...

Sat 09 Aug 2003
AUSF3: McColl fatally injured at Phillip Island

AUSF3: McColl fatally injured at Phillip Island

The statement below was sent to Motorsport.com on behalf of the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport on Saturday, 9 August 2003: A driver died in an accident during a motor race meeting at Phillip Island, south of Melbourne, this ...

Mon 20 Jan 2003
UTE: PROCAR Australia signs new European Manager

UTE: PROCAR Australia signs new European Manager

PROCAR signs European Manager to seek more international entries for Bathurst 24-Hour. Australian motor racing promoter PROCAR Australia has appointed a European Motorsport Manager, Ms Astrid Kunz, to help bring more international entries to its...

Tue 20 May 2003
Team Lamborghini expands to three car team

Team Lamborghini expands to three car team

Lamborghini Team to run three cars in Nations Cup; Stokell, Newman & Tratt go trophy-hunting. Crack Nations Cup outfit Team Lamborghini Australia will expand to a three-car line-up and contest Group One and Group Two of the Championship from the...

Thu 21 Aug 2003
Australia's Howard Marsden passed away

Australia's Howard Marsden passed away

AVESCO Pays Tribute To A True Gentleman The V8 Supercar world is in mourning after hearing the very sad news that close friend and colleague Howard Marsden has passed away. Howard's immense experience came from his involvement in various ...

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 ...

Sun 10 Aug 2003
AUSF3: UTE: Phillip Island tribute to McColl

AUSF3: UTE: Phillip Island tribute to McColl

Drivers pay tribute to lost mate at Phillip Island Teammates, fellow drivers and officials paid tribute to dead racing driver Stewart McColl in an emotional ceremony at Phillip Island Grand Prix circuit today. McColl, 23, from Sydney, was...

Mon 10 Nov 2003
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...

Mon 12 May 2003
AUSF3: UTE: Wakefield preview

AUSF3: UTE: Wakefield preview

Big field ready to bring motor racing excitement to Wakefield Park Around 120 cars and drivers are expected to contest rounds of six national championships when the PROCAR Champ Series heads to Goulburn's Wakefield Park circuit at the end of...

Sun 27 Apr 2003
AUSF3: UTE: Symmons Plains race results

AUSF3: UTE: Symmons Plains race results

PROCAR Champ Series, Symmons Plains, Tasmania Results & Championship Standings <pre> Donut King Australian Nations Cup Championship (Round 2 of 8) Race 1 (21 laps): Group One/Outright: 1. John Bowe Tas Ferrari 360GT 2.

Wed 02 Apr 2003
Ford KartStars to test V8 Supercar

Ford KartStars to test V8 Supercar

Two Ford KartStars to test Super Cheap Auto Racing V8 Power Falcon. 2 April, 2003 - The prizes and rewards continue to get bigger for the 2003 Ford Racing Kart Stars Series with Super Cheap Auto recently confirming that they will continue their...

Sat 19 Apr 2003
Lowndes swims across the line at Phillip IslandHeadline

Lowndes swims across the line at Phillip Island

Rain and thunderstorms greeted the V8 Supercars at Phillip Island this weekend for the second round of the Championship. Regarded as one of the most picturesque circuits in the world, Fridays practice session looked anything but, after strong...

Fri 07 Feb 2003
Paul Radisich joins Team Betta Electrical

Paul Radisich joins Team Betta Electrical

John Briggs of Briggs Motorsport and Guy Houghton CEO of Betta Stores Ltd. Jointly announced today the signing of Paul Radisich as driver of Team Betta Electricals car 65 in the V8 Supercar Series for 2003. It was smiles all-round as the ...

Sat 09 Aug 2003
UTE: Phillip Island Saturday report

UTE: Phillip Island Saturday report

Italian car rivals John Bowe and Paul Stokell will start from the front row and tied for the lead in round six of the Donut King Australian Nations Cup Championship after qualifying in tragic circumstances at Victoria's Phillip Island grand prix...

Wed 23 Apr 2003
AUSF3: UTE: Symmons Plains preview

AUSF3: UTE: Symmons Plains preview

Call for Tasmania'S Ute best to challenge the rest at PROCAR Symmons Plains round two. TASMANIA'S ute enthusiasts have been challenged to bring out their best vehicles for a major event at Symmons Plains motor racing circuit next weekend. A...

Fri 04 Apr 2003
JCTC: Bathurst 24-Hour classes announced

JCTC: Bathurst 24-Hour classes announced

Regulations release gives green light for teams to start Bathurst 24-Hour preparations. International and Australian teams are expected to start serious preparations for the second Bathurst 24-Hour motor race after the release of the event ...

Sat 15 Nov 2003
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...

Wed 01 Oct 2003
Konica Series Bathurst preview

Konica Series Bathurst preview

Konica drivers take challenge to the mountain The Konica V8 Supercar Series will take the Konica V8 Supercar Challenge to Mount Panorama on October 9-11 as part of the Bob Jane T-Marts 1000 event. The non-championship race will conclude what has...

Mon 22 Dec 2003
2003 Australian V8 Supercar broadcast times

2003 Australian V8 Supercar broadcast times

Fans of the fender bashing Australian V8 Supercar Championship are in for a Festive Season bonanza on Supersport. Starting on December 23 on High Octane Motorsport on Supersport 2 viewers can tune in every Tuesday for five successive weeks...

Wed 31 Dec 2003
Winterbottom at Willowbank for New Year's drag racing

Winterbottom at Willowbank for New Year's drag racing

Winterbottom books a seat at Willowbank spectacular. Queensland's reigning Konica V8 Supercar series titleholder and recently appointed 2004 Orrcon Racing car driver, Mark Winterbottom is set for a methane-charged change of pace at Willowbank ...

Wed 17 Sep 2003
AUSF3: UTE: Winton preview

AUSF3: UTE: Winton preview

A spectacular battle between the exotic "big bangers" of GT sports car racing is in store at Victoria's Winton circuit this weekend as drivers Paul Stokell and John Bowe resume a close race for the Donut King Australian Nations Cup ...

Mon 20 Jan 2003
Australian Production series receives new title

Australian Production series receives new title

Australian Production Car Championship returns with promise of closer races, more youngsters, new tilte. Production touring car racing will receive a major boost this year with more competitive classes, more opportunities for up-and-coming ...

Wed 17 Dec 2003
SUPERCROSS: Australia Supercross stars ride with The Enforcer

SUPERCROSS: Australia Supercross stars ride with The Enforcer

CDR/Boost Mobile/Yamaha Supercross riders Troy Carroll & Daniel McCoy swapped two wheels for four today when they experienced Queensland Raceway at the mercy of The Enforcer - Stone Brothers Racing driver Russell Ingall. The Yamaha factory team...

Sat 06 Dec 2003
Team Betta Electrical signs Max Wilson

Team Betta Electrical signs Max Wilson

Triple Eight Race Engineering managing director Roland Dane announced today the signing of Max Wilson to drive alongside Paul Radisich for the 2004 season Ford Falcon 'Team Betta Electrical' V8 Supercar Team. "We welcome Max on board and look...

Fri 08 Aug 2003
New FPR Commercial Manager appointed

New FPR Commercial Manager appointed

August 8, 2003 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) are delighted to announce the appointment of Nick Murray to the role of FPR Commercial Manager. Murray, 32, joins the team with impeccable sports marketing credentials. The new FPR Commercial ...

Sun 30 Nov 2003
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 ...

Wed 02 Jul 2003
AUSF3: UTE: Oran Park preview

AUSF3: UTE: Oran Park preview

CAPACITY fields for Australia's two major production car racing championships promise an exciting "showroom showdown" when the PROCAR Champ Series stages its fifth round at Oran Park Raceway, near Sydney, on 11-13 July. Official entry lists ...

Wed 08 Jan 2003
Sirromet Wines, Paul Morris announce new Holden

Sirromet Wines, Paul Morris announce new Holden

New Sirromet Wines VY Commodore well underway. TUESDAY, JANUARY 7: The new Sirromet Wines VY Holden Commodore to be raced by Paul Morris in this year's V8 Supercar Championship should be fully assembled by the first week in February. Morris...

Thu 21 Aug 2003
Leyburn Historis Sprints V8 Supercar lineup

Leyburn Historis Sprints V8 Supercar lineup

Stone Brothers Racing juggernaut and Queensland 300 champion Russell Ingall is looking forward to getting back to the grassroots of Australian motor sport during this weekend's historic sprints spectacular at Leyburn. Ingall, who drives the...

Thu 02 Jan 2003
Stone Brothers Racing to announce 2003 driver, car

Stone Brothers Racing to announce 2003 driver, car

Stone Brothers Racing set to unveil driver and car on New Year's Eve. Australia's leading Ford V8 Supercar team, Stone Brothers Racing, will officially announce the new driver of its Caltex Havoline Falcon at one minute past midnight on New...

Fri 10 Oct 2003
Bathurst 24 news 2003-10-09

Bathurst 24 news 2003-10-09

The world's best GT teams, drivers and cars top a mouth-watering list of 71 provisional entries for the second annual Bathurst 24-Hour race at Mount Panorama next month. Current FIA N-GT World Champion Freisinger Motorsport, ...