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Thu 15 Sep 2005
Triple 888 wins action packed Sandown 500Headline

Triple 888 wins action packed Sandown 500

Triple 888 Racing yesterday took the chequered flag at the Betta Electrical 500 at Sandown in Victoria. Lead driver Craig Lowndes who got off the line ahead of Rick Kelly in the HSV Commodore set about establishing a handy lead for his French ...

Wed 30 Nov 2005
Ingall earns first Supercar titleHeadline

Ingall earns first Supercar title

Today, Ford driver Russell Ingall shredded his bridesmaid tag after winning the V8 Supercar Championship at Phillip Island in Victoria, Australia. Having been runner up on four previous occasions in 1998, 1999, 2001 and 2004, 'The Enforcer'...

Fri 11 Mar 2005
Tim Edwards joins FPR

Tim Edwards joins FPR

TIM EDWARDS JOINS FORD PERFORMANCE RACING March 10, 2005 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) announces a new senior appointment to take charge of the Prodrive owned Australian V8 Supercar Team. Tim Edwards joins FPR with outstanding motor racing...

Thu 27 Jan 2005
SBR's racing terms, part 4

SBR's racing terms, part 4

Know Your Racing Terms - Part 4 As part of a continuing series, Stone Brothers Racing have produced another list of racing terms for V8 Supercar fans and motorsport fans in general. "The feed back on the first three parts of this series...

Mon 28 Nov 2005
Phillip Island: Team Betta Electrical Friday report

Phillip Island: Team Betta Electrical Friday report

LOWNDES THIRD FASTEST IN OPENING PRACTICE OF SERIES CLOSER Team Betta Electrical's Craig Lowndes has recorded the third quickest time in the opening practice session at the BigPond Grand Finale at Victoria's Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit...

Fri 02 Sep 2005
FPR confirms Sandown, Bathurst driver pairings

FPR confirms Sandown, Bathurst driver pairings

August 31, 2005 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) confirms that the Prodrive V8 Supercar team's endurance race driver pairings for the Sandown 500 and the Bathurst 1000 are as follows: ...

Fri 11 Nov 2005
Tue 25 Jan 2005
Aussie V8 driver lead Tsunami charity ride

Aussie V8 driver lead Tsunami charity ride

Russell Ingall To Lead Asian Tsunami Charity Ride Caltex Racing's Russell Ingall will lead hundreds of personal water craft users on an Asian Tsunami Charity ride on the Gold Coast Broadwater this weekend. Ingall, who was runner-up in last ...

Fri 08 Apr 2005
Bob Jane drops claims

Bob Jane drops claims

BOB JANES WITHDRAWS CLAIM AGAINST AVESCO, CAMS AND ALL DIRECTORS Bob Jane's companies, Calder Park Raceway Pty Limited and Calder Park Racing Promotions Pty Limited, have discontinued Federal Court proceedings against CAMS and AVESCO following...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Symmons Plains: Dodo Racing Sunday report

Symmons Plains: Dodo Racing Sunday report

Another Top 10 for Richards at Symmons Plains Kiwi ace Jason Richards has clocked up his third top 10 round result of 2005 in the Ferodo Triple Challenge at Symmons Plains in Tasmania. The Dodo Racing driver finished eighth...

Mon 28 Nov 2005
Phillip Island: WPS Sunday report

Phillip Island: WPS Sunday report

WPS RACING PRIDE RESTORED AT PHILLIP ISLAND The never say die attitude of WPS Racing was on show in abundance today as drivers David Besnard and Craig Baird grafted a swag of positives during the BigPond Grand Finale at the Phillip Island Grand...

Wed 07 Dec 2005
Dodo Racing to test new talent for 2006

Dodo Racing to test new talent for 2006

Dodo Racing to audition talent for 2006 V8 Supercar race seat Youlden, Pretty and Jones joined by Formula Ford competition winner Dodo Racing will test a select group of drivers this Monday (December 12) at Winton Motor Raceway in...

Mon 28 Nov 2005
Phillip Island: FPR Saturday report

Phillip Island: FPR Saturday report

MIXED RESULTS FOR FPR IN OPENING GRAND FINALE RACE November 26, 2005 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) drivers Jason Bright and David Brabham have endured a mixed day of results following today's Bigpond Grand Finale qualifying session and opening...

Sat 10 Sep 2005
Sandown: WPS Racing Friday report

Sandown: WPS Racing Friday report

NEW TEAM AUSTRALIA LIVERY FOR WPS RACING Another distinctive dimension to Team Australia's involvement in this year's V8 Supercar endurance series was unveiled at Sandown Raceway today, with the team's traditional green and gold livery...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Fri 11 Nov 2005
Team Betta signs Whincup for 2006

Team Betta signs Whincup for 2006

New Kid on Triple Eights' Block Investing in the ongoing future success of Team Betta Electrical, Roland Dane, Managing Director of Triple Eight Race Engineering announced today that Car 88 will be driven by twenty-two year old Jamie Whincup in...

Sat 10 Sep 2005
Sandown: Friday practice combined times

Sandown: Friday practice combined times

Round 9, V8 Supercar Championship Series, Sandown, Vic <pre> Practice Times (Combined Times) 1. Russell Ingall, Luke Youlden ...

Tue 25 Jan 2005
WPS prepares for season opener

WPS prepares for season opener

WPS Racing Prepares For Race-Fit Baird Businessman Craig Gore's WPS Racing is gearing up for the arrival of race-hardened driver Craig Baird as it prepares to enter its second season in the V8 Supercar Championship Series. Baird chose to...

Mon 28 Nov 2005
Phillip Island: Dodo Racing Sunday report

Phillip Island: Dodo Racing Sunday report

Richards 13th as Whincup goes out with a bang at Phillip Island Jason Richards has finished 13th in the closing round of the V8 Supercar Championship Series - the BigPond Grand Finale - at Phillip Island in Victoria. The Kiwi finished 11th...

Phillip Island: TBE Sunday report

Phillip Island: TBE Sunday report

LOWNDES SECOND IN 2005 V8 SUPERCAR CHAMPIONSHIP Team Betta Electrical's Craig Lowndes has finished second in the 2005 V8 Supercar Championship after a tumultuous final round at Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit today. Starting from pole...

Thu 20 Oct 2005
Steve Ellery, Team Betta part ways

Steve Ellery, Team Betta part ways

Ellery Completes His Betta Drive. Today, Triple Eight Race Engineering announced that it will not be taking up the option of Steve Ellery's second term with Team Betta Electrical. Team Principal, Roland Dane said while it was not...

Mon 09 May 2005
Barbagallo: Sunday race report

Barbagallo: Sunday race report

Steven Richards celebrates V8 Supercar Championship Series victory Team Perkins Racing's Steven Richards recorded his first victory in almost five years by taking the Perth V8 400 in a drama charged day where reigning champion Marcos Ambrose...

Mon 28 Nov 2005
Phillip Island: Friday practice results

Phillip Island: Friday practice results

<pre> 2005 V8 Supercar Championship Round 13 of 13 Bigpond Grand Finale Phillip Island, VIC Practice Top 17 Results 1. Jason Bright Ford 1:34.3171 2. Marcos Ambrose Ford 1:34.4274 3. Craig Lowndes Ford ...

Thu 24 Nov 2005
Holdsworth rejoins GRM at Phillip Island

Holdsworth rejoins GRM at Phillip Island

Holdsworth rejoins GRM for Phillip Island Lee Holdsworth will re-join Garry Rogers Motorsport for the final round of the V8 Supercar Series - the BigPond Grand Finale - at Phillip Island this weekend. The 22-year-old drove for the team in the...

Sat 22 Oct 2005
Surfers Paradise: Dodo Racing race one report

Surfers Paradise: Dodo Racing race one report

Sixth for Dodo Commodore in sizzling Gold Coast opener Jason Richards has finished a strong sixth in the opening race of the Gillette V8 Supercar Challenge on the streets of the Gold Coast in Queensland. The Bathurst 1000 runner-up...

Fri 21 Jan 2005
SBR's know your racing terms, part 3

SBR's know your racing terms, part 3

KNOW YOUR RACING TERMS - PART 3 As part of a continuing series, Stone Brothers Racing have produced another list of racing terms for V8 Supercar fans and motorsport fans in general. "This is about keeping the fans up to date and giving them...

Wed 09 Mar 2005
Interview with Tony Cochrane, part 1

Interview with Tony Cochrane, part 1

V8 Supercar boss revs up before GP By: Ross Stapleton crikey.com.au As Melbourne gears up to be the centre of Formula One's universe this weekend, international motor sport is a huge business not only for the glamorous f1, but our own expanding...

Tue 01 Mar 2005
Orrcon Racing Albert Park AGP preview

Orrcon Racing Albert Park AGP preview

ORRCON RACING - PUSHING FOR SUCCESS Success n. -- The accomplishment of an aim; a favourable outcome (their efforts met with success) When aiming for success in any given field of expertise individuals, teams and businesses are constantly ...

Sat 19 Feb 2005
Team Dynamik withdraw appeal

Team Dynamik withdraw appeal

CONFEDERATION OF AUSTRALIAN MOTOR SPORT (CAMS) 18 February 2005 TEAM DYNAMIK WITHDRAW APPEAL The Confederation of Australian Motor Sport Limited was advised by Team Dynamik on 11 February 2005 that it has decided to withdraw its appeal to the...

Thu 08 Sep 2005
Sandown: WPS Racing preview

Sandown: WPS Racing preview

CHANCE TO SHINE AT SANDOWN FOR WPS RACING Like many competitors in the Australian V8 Supercar Series the 2005 endurance campaign, that begins this weekend during the Betta Electrical Sandown 500, provides the WPS Racing team the opportunity to...

Sat 08 Oct 2005
Fri 23 Sep 2005
Longhurst Racing acquires second team license

Longhurst Racing acquires second team license

LONGHURST ACQUIRES SECOND TEAM LICENCE Veteran racer Tony Longhurst today announced he has purchased the second level 1 team licence from Kieran Wills of Team Dynamik, with TEGA's approval of the multi million-dollar ...

Mon 28 Nov 2005
Phillip Island: FPR Friday report

Phillip Island: FPR Friday report

FPR SETS THE PACE AT PHILLIP ISLAND November 25, 2005 - CAT FPR Falcon driver Jason Bright has set the pace to beat at Victoria's Phillip Island today by setting the fastest V8 Supercar lap time (1:34.3171s) during today's two hour practice ...

Wed 19 Oct 2005
Surfers Paradise: Orrcon Racing preview

Surfers Paradise: Orrcon Racing preview

ACTIVE INDY LEAD UP FOR ORRCON RACING Surfers Paradise is well known for its sun, surf, theme parks and is all about fun and relaxation. In the build up to this weekend's Lexmark Indy 300 on the streets of Surfers Paradise Larkham -- Orrcon...

Surfers Paradise: Canto to drive for GRM

Surfers Paradise: Canto to drive for GRM

Dean Canto to drive for GRM at Gold Coast Indy Dean Canto will get behind the wheel of a Holden Commodore for the second time in his V8 Supercar career when he joins Cameron McConville at the Garry Rogers Motorsport team on...

Fri 07 Oct 2005
SBR announces 2006 engine supplier

SBR announces 2006 engine supplier

SBR REACHES ENGINE SUPPLY DEAL WITH BJR V8 Supercar Champions Stone Brothers Racing will expand its engine supply business by establishing an alliance with Brad Jones Racing from next season. The new three-year deal will see SBR-prepared ...