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Fri 23 Apr 2004
UTE: PROCAR Australia ceases operations

UTE: PROCAR Australia ceases operations

Motor racing organiser PROCAR Australia announced today it is ceasing operations immediately. Ross Palmer, Chairman and founder of the Brisbane-based company, said a meeting of directors today unanimously agreed to a strategic withdrawal from...

Mon 01 Mar 2004
FPR's new headquarters opened in Melbourne

FPR's new headquarters opened in Melbourne

Ford Performance Racing Opens Australia's Largest Motor Racing Engineering Facility February 29, 2004 -- Prodrive owned Australian V8 Supercar team, Ford Performance Racing (FPR), has raised the curtain on the team's outstanding new engineering...

Sat 31 Jan 2004
AUSF3: UTE: PROCAR elects foun new directors

AUSF3: UTE: PROCAR elects foun new directors

TEN-time Bathurst winner Peter Brock will be among four successful motorsport and business identities appointed to the board of directors of motor racing events company PROCAR Australia. PROCAR Chairman and founder Ross Palmer said today the...

Wed 15 Dec 2004
2004 Awards Night report

2004 Awards Night report

Marcos Ambrose dominates on and off track in V8 Supercar Championship Series Marcos Ambrose' and Stone Brothers Racing's domination of the V8 Supercar Championship Series was further reinforced at tonight's prestigous Gala Awards Dinner at...

Thu 29 Jan 2004
SUPERCROSS: V8 Supercar driver to mentor riders

SUPERCROSS: V8 Supercar driver to mentor riders

V8 Supercar driver Russell Ingall teams up with leading Yamaha Supercross team Stone Brothers Racing's Russell Ingall has joined forces with the CDR/Boost Mobile/Yamaha team as a mentor to the riders and to work with the team in a motivational...

Tue 21 Dec 2004
TEGA reappoints Kelvin O'Reilly

TEGA reappoints Kelvin O'Reilly

The Board of Touring Car Entrants Group (TEGA) has unanimously reappointed General Manager Kelvin O'Reilly for a further three years, underpinning the work of the key V8 Supercar Championship Series figure. O'Reilly, who is also TEGA...

Wed 19 May 2004
Brian Lawrence named as SBR Commercial Manager

Brian Lawrence named as SBR Commercial Manager

Defending V8 Supercar champions Stone Brothers Racing has signed long-time motorsport administrator Brian Lawrence as its new Commercial Manager. Formerly of New Zealand, Lawrence has had a relationship with Ross and Jimmy Stone for more than 25...

Wed 15 Dec 2004
Decina Racing officially launched

Decina Racing officially launched

Australia's newest V8 Supercar team Decina Racing was officially launched on the Gold Coast today. The two-car team will be operated by Paul Cruickshank Racing at Southport and will field Warren Luff as its lead driver in the V8 Supercar ...

Wed 08 Dec 2004
2004 Final standings

2004 Final standings

<pre> 2004 CHAMPIONSHIP POINTS 1: Marcos Ambrose 2174 2: Russell Ingall 1936 3: Jason Bright 1920 4: Greg Murphy 1913 5: Steve Richards 1819 6: Rick Kelly 1793 7: Todd Kelly 1623 8: ...

Sat 11 Dec 2004
V8 Supercar team Orrcon Racing fundraiser

V8 Supercar team Orrcon Racing fundraiser

Orrcon Racing Lends a Charitable Hand With the V8 Supercar Championship over for another year Orrcon Racing will be providing the moment of a lifetime for a handful of lucky people tomorrow. Through the opportunity of providing a hot lap in...

Thu 02 Dec 2004
Eastern Creek II: SBR's Ingall to have new look

Eastern Creek II: SBR's Ingall to have new look

Russell Ingall To Have Face Lift This Weekend Russell Ingall's Caltex Ford will have a "face lift" for this weekend's final round of the V8 Supercar Championship series at Eastern Creek in Sydney. Ingall will swap the regular number 9 on his...

Sun 21 Mar 2004
Clipsal: Konica: Team Fujitsu race report

Clipsal: Konica: Team Fujitsu race report

Team Fujitsu Notch Up Its First Round Win Dick Johnson Racing's Team Fujitsu has taken out its first round of the 2004 Konica Minolta V8 Supercar season, with driver Owen Kelly winning both races at the Clipsal 500 event at Adelaide. Kelly...

Thu 02 Dec 2004
Appeal lodged by Team Dynamik

Appeal lodged by Team Dynamik

On Friday 26 November 2004, Team Dynamik Pty Ltd lodged an appeal through CAMS, as the recognised national motor sport controlling body, to the FIA International Court of Appeal against the decision of the V8 Supercar National Court of ...

Mon 29 Nov 2004
Team Kiwi Racing signs Paul Radisich

Team Kiwi Racing signs Paul Radisich

Rat Back in Black - Radisich Joins Team Kiwi Racing To the elation of Kiwi motorsport fans throughout New Zealand and overseas, Team Kiwi Racing has today announced that they have secured the services of dual World Touring Car Champion Paul ...

Sun 29 Feb 2004
Stone Brothers Racing Queensland test notes

Stone Brothers Racing Queensland test notes

Stone Brothers Racing yesterday headed to the Queensland Raceway for the first test day of 2004. Throughout the day the team showed some very promising signs for their defence of their inaugural V8 Supercar Championship. Although the team...

Sun 16 May 2004
UTE: Sandown Saturday results

UTE: Sandown Saturday results

Australian Nations Cup Championship (Rd 3, race 1) GT class 1. Paul Stokell (Lamborghini) 2. Allan Simonsen (Ferrari 550) 3. Nathan Pretty (Monaro) 4. Peter Brock (Monaro) 5. David Stevens (Porsche GT2) Trophy class 1. James Koundouris ...

Tue 06 Apr 2004
South Africa to air Australian V8 Supercars

South Africa to air Australian V8 Supercars

Ford Presents Australian V8 Super Car Championship On Supersport The Ford Motor Company of South Africa has announced that it will be the title sponsor of the Australian V8 Supercar Championship highlights that will feature in High Octane ...

Wed 17 Nov 2004
Ambrose puts champagne back on iceHeadline

Ambrose puts champagne back on ice

The V8 Supercar series returned to Symmons Plains in country Tasmania for the first time since 1999 this weekend. Defending champion Marcos Ambrose in the Stone Bros Pirtek Ford raced here yesterday for the first time in front of his home crowd...

Sat 03 Jul 2004
UTE: V8 BRutes teams asked to decide futures

UTE: V8 BRutes teams asked to decide futures

Competitors in the V8 BRutes Series have been asked to make a decision about their futures, following attempts by some to take the unique ute racing competition elsewhere. Peter Boylan, new organiser of the PROCAR Champ Series events, ...

Mon 19 Apr 2004
Konica: Howard Racing Winton summary

Konica: Howard Racing Winton summary

Howard Racing's Cameron McLean experienced highs and lows during today's three race event in round 3 at Winton Motor Raceway in Victoria's north west. Yesterday's qualifying session proved frustrating for the team, with such a tight twisting...

Mon 17 May 2004
UTE: Sandown Sunday results

UTE: Sandown Sunday results

Round 3 of 8 -- Sandown International Motor Raceway, 14-16 May 2004 Results Australian Nations Cup Championship (Rd 3) Race 2 (16 laps) GT class 1. Paul Stokell (Lamborghini) 2. David Stevens (Porsche) 3. Nathan Pretty (Monaro) Trophy class ...

Fri 01 Oct 2004
Matt halliday to double at Bathurst

Matt halliday to double at Bathurst

Halliday Doubling Up at Bathurst New Zealander Matt Halliday will be one busy little beaver at Bathurst next weekend when he competes in both the Bob Jane T-Marts 1000 aboard the Orrcon Racing Falcon and a Porsche GT3 the penultimate round of...

Mon 19 Apr 2004
UTE: Oran Park: Sunday results

UTE: Oran Park: Sunday results

Australian Nations Cup Championship (Rd 2) Race 2 (16 laps) GT class 1. Nathan Pretty (Holden Monaro) 2. Peter Brock (Holden Monaro) 3. Paul Stokell (Lamborghini Diablo) Trophy class 1. Steve Borness (Porsche GT3 Cup) Porsche Challenge 1.

Mon 13 Sep 2004
Weapons of mass deception/production

Weapons of mass deception/production

As the V8 Supercar circus headed to Victoria for the first of the enduro rounds of the championship, it was followed by another controversy after the Adelaide based outfit, Team Dynamik faced charges of breaching testing regulations after being...

Fri 13 Feb 2004
Actron Air Racing Konica series 2004 preview

Actron Air Racing Konica series 2004 preview

Two Car Actron Air Racing Team For 2004 Konica Minolta Series The Paul Cruickshank Racing operation confirmed this week they will run two cars for their major sponsor air conditioning giant Actron Air. The Sydney based company has ...

Fri 09 Jul 2004
Stone Brothers Racing appeal upheld

Stone Brothers Racing appeal upheld

SBR Appeal Upheld - Ambrose Gets Points Back! Ford's Marcos Ambrose is back in the lead of the V8 Supercar Championship Series and the integrity of Stone Brothers Racing remains intact after a successful appeal against the decision to dock them...

Wed 08 Dec 2004
Eastern Creek II: FPR Sunday report

Eastern Creek II: FPR Sunday report

FPR Misses Eastern Creek Grand Finale Podium By Five Laps December 5, 2004 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) drivers Craig Lowndes and Glenn Seton have completed the final round of the 2004 V8 Supercar season and their final races with FPR at ...

Sun 21 Nov 2004
Season finale to decide championship

Season finale to decide championship

BigPond Grand Finale to decide V8 Supercar Championship Series Jason Bright has rejoined fellow Holden driver Greg Murphy on the V8 Supercar Championship Series contenders list going into the final round following the amendment of results...

Sun 15 Aug 2004
Oran Park: WPS team owner critical of officials

Oran Park: WPS team owner critical of officials

Gore Critical of Race Officials -- Will Install Turbo Next Start WPS Racing team owner Craig Gore delivered a broadside to race officials after team driver David Besnard was sensationally punted to the rear end of the field for the second of the...

Sun 21 Mar 2004
UTE: Adelaide round one results

UTE: Adelaide round one results

Adelaide round one results Australian Nations Cup Championship (Rd 1, race 1, 12 laps) GT class (outright) 1. Paul Stokell (Lamborghini) 2. Allan Simonsen (Ferrari) 3. Nathan Pretty (Monaro) Trophy class 1. James Koundouris (Ferrari) 2.

Sun 05 Dec 2004
Eastern Creek II: Orrcon Racing Saturday report

Eastern Creek II: Orrcon Racing Saturday report

Tenth Top Ten For Bargwanna Orrcon Racing's Jason Bargwanna finished inside the top ten for the tenth time in the 2004 V8 Supercar Championship at today's opening race in the Bigpond Grand Finale at Sydney's Eastern Creek today. Bargwanna's...

Sun 21 Nov 2004
Stone Brothers Racing signs engine partner

Stone Brothers Racing signs engine partner

Stone Brothers Racing and Triple Eight Sign Engine Deal V8 Supercar Champions Stone Brothers Racing is set to expand its engine supply business by establishing an alliance with the Brisbane-based Triple Eight Race Engineering operation for four...

Sun 14 Nov 2004
Symmons Plains: Sunday results, standings

Symmons Plains: Sunday results, standings

RACE 2 RESULTS 1: Marcos Ambrose Ford 42 Laps 2: Rick Kelly Holden 3: Todd Kelly Holden 4: Greg Murphy Holden 5: Russell Ingall Ford 6: Craig Lowndes Ford 7: Cameron McConville Holden 8: Steve...

Sun 21 Nov 2004
Stewards name Symmons Plains race 3 winner

Stewards name Symmons Plains race 3 winner

CAMS V8 Supercar Stewards Declare Besnard Winner at Symmons Plains CAMS V8 Supercar Stewards today released their findings over the running of Race 3 at Symmons Plains, Tasmania on 14 November 2004, declaring David Besnard the winner, followed...

Wed 29 Sep 2004
CAMS adjourns hearings on Team Dynamik

CAMS adjourns hearings on Team Dynamik

Team Dynamik and Tega Appeal Hearings Adjourned The V8 Supercar National Court of Appeal has adjourned this afternoon to consider evidence with regard to today's Team Dynamik and TEGA appeals. The Court will hand down its findings at a later...

Sun 05 Dec 2004
Eastern Creek II: Saturday report

Eastern Creek II: Saturday report

Ambrose claims back-to-back V8 Supercar Championships Marcos Ambrose sealed the 2004 V8 Supercar Championship Series just as he began it -- leading start to finish in the first race of the BigPond Grand Finale at Eastern Creek Raceway in Sydney...