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Thu 12 Oct 2006
Mark Porter dies from Barhurst injuriesHeadline

Mark Porter dies from Barhurst injuries

New Zealand racer Mark Porter died on Sunday, October 8th (Australia) at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Sydney where he had remained in critical condition from injuries sustained in a crash Friday at Mount Panorama circuit in Bathurst, New South...

Fri 10 Mar 2006
Glory days of Bathurst revisited

Glory days of Bathurst revisited

GLORY DAYS OF BATHURST REVISITED The glory days of 40-plus cars lining up on the grid at Mount Panorama will be relived with a huge field of Biante Historic Touring Cars entered to race at the WPS Bathurst International Motor Festival over ...

Fri 04 Aug 2006
The mountain is calling againHeadline

The mountain is calling again

The Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 launch was hosted in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane last night, with drivers, media and sporting personalities, and just about anyone else that could get a ticket to walk the red carpet turning up. The...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Peter Brock: In Pit Lane - the final interview

Peter Brock: In Pit Lane - the final interview

In his final TV studio interview Australian Motorsport legend Peter Brock spoke of his passion for the sport, his fans, and his excitement for the car and event in which he ultimately lost his life. Speaking on the Melbourne community...

C31 withdraws Brock's scheduled interview

C31 withdraws Brock's scheduled interview

IN PIT LANE PETER BROCK INTERVIEW SPECIAL WITHDRAWN. An In Pit Lane special featuring Australian Motorsport Legend Peter Brock in which he speaks about his joy at competing at the Targa West Rally scheduled to air this Tuesday night on ...

Mon 03 Jul 2006
Hidden Valley: FPR Saturday report

Hidden Valley: FPR Saturday report

FPR STARTS DARWIN ROUND IN THE TOP THREE July 1, 2006 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) has started the Darwin V8 Supercar round campaign strongly with a fighting third place finish by BroadIP Ford Credit Falcon driver Mark Winterbottom in today's...

Fri 20 Oct 2006
Gold Coast: Caltex Racing Friday report

Gold Coast: Caltex Racing Friday report

INGALL LEADS CALTEX CHARGE INTO TOP 10 SHOOTOUT Caltex Racing's Russell Ingall has led a successful start for Caltex-backed drivers at the Gillette V8 Supercar on the streets of Surfers Paradise in Queensland today. All four Caltex drivers...

Wed 08 Nov 2006
Symmons Plains: Tasman Motorsport preview

Symmons Plains: Tasman Motorsport preview

Richards to debut new car at Symmons Plains Tasman Motorsport will wheel out a brand new Commodore VZ for this weekend's Ferodo Triple Challenge at Symmons Plains in Tasmania. Kiwi Jason Richards will debut the new machine, which has been ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Marcos Ambrose statement on Peter Brock

Marcos Ambrose statement on Peter Brock

MARCOS AMBROSE COMMENT ON PETER BROCK The following is a comment from Australian NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series driver and former Australian V8 Supercar Champion Marcos Ambrose on the tragic death of Australian touring car driver Peter...

Fri 11 Aug 2006
Oran Park: Caltex Racing Friday report

Oran Park: Caltex Racing Friday report

CALTEX AND WHINCUP TOP OPENING DAY AT ORAN PARK Jamie Whincup has put his Caltex-backed Team Betta Electrical Falcon on top of the timesheets in today's practice for this weekend's Round 7 of the V8 Supercar Championship Series at Oran Park in...

Wed 25 Oct 2006
Gold Coast: Ford Performace Racing preview

Gold Coast: Ford Performace Racing preview

FPR TAKES IT TO THE STREETS AT SURFERS PARADISE October 17, 2006 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) V8 Supercar drivers Jason Bright and Mark Winterbottom are seeking a return to their winning form at this weekend's 10th Round of the 2006 V8 ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Phillip Island: FPR Saturday report

Phillip Island: FPR Saturday report

TOP TEN START TO PHILLIP ISLAND OPENER December 9, 2006 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) drivers Mark Winterbottom and Jason Bright have raced to seventh and tenth places in the first of three sprint races at the Caterpillar Grand Finale, the...

Wed 04 Oct 2006
Bathurst: Tasman Motorsport preview

Bathurst: Tasman Motorsport preview

Tasman repaired and ready for Bathurst assault Driveline reliability has been a major focus for Tasman Motorsport as it heads back to the Supercheap Auto 1000 at Bathurst, the site of its strong second-place showing in last year's race. The...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Holden Racing statement on Peter Brock

Holden Racing statement on Peter Brock

Holden Racing Team mourns the passing of a true Australian sporting hero Peter Brock The Holden Racing Team is saddened and shocked by the death of former driver and ninetime Bathurst champion Peter Brock. The 61yearold was synonymous driving...

Wed 01 Mar 2006
Tasman Motorsport 2006 plans

Tasman Motorsport 2006 plans

Tasman unveils aggressive assault on 2006 V8 Supercar Series V8 Supercar team Tasman Motorsport has today unveiled its marketing, brand and sponsorship program for the 2006 V8 Supercar Championship Series. Among the new initiatives is a...

Mon 23 Oct 2006
CHAMPCAR/CART: Gold Coast Indy 300 weekend summary

CHAMPCAR/CART: Gold Coast Indy 300 weekend summary

SUCCESSFUL HISTORY REPEATS AT LEXMARK INDY 300 A bumper 101,000-strong crowd capped off another memorable Lexmark Indy 300 on the Gold Coast which concluded today with more history repeating. The 16th different Champ Car driver in the event's...

Wed 25 Oct 2006
Gold Coast: Caltex Racing preview

Gold Coast: Caltex Racing preview

BATHURST WINNERS LEAD CHARGE TO KEEP INDY SURFBOARD IN CALTEX HANDS Bathurst winners Craig Lowndes and Jamie Whincup will be leading the charge to keep one of the most distinctive trophies in Australian sport in the hands of Caltex-backed ...

Fri 31 Mar 2006
Albert Park: WPS Racing Thursday report

Albert Park: WPS Racing Thursday report

FOUR DAY GP TEST BEGINS FOR WPS RACING WPS Racing's Jason Bargwanna and Max Wilson began their campaign at the Foster's Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne with some promising signs today. Following a successful finish in the championship...

Mon 09 Oct 2006
Sun 13 Aug 2006
Oran Park: Team Betta Sunday report

Oran Park: Team Betta Sunday report

Lowndes makes it three so far Team Betta Electrical's Craig Lowndes has won at the seventh round of the V8 Supercar Championship Series at Sydney's Oran Park Raceway today in sensational style. Lowndes secured the round victory with...

Sun 12 Nov 2006
Symmons Plains: Tasman Motorsport Saturday report

Symmons Plains: Tasman Motorsport Saturday report

Richards 12th in opening Tassie race Jason Richards has taken Tasman Motorsport's brand new Commodore to 12th spot in today's opening race of the Ferodo Tasmania Challenge at Symmons Plains. The Kiwi driver qualified 14th earlier in the day...

Mon 23 Oct 2006
Gold Coast: FPR race report

Gold Coast: FPR race report

MARK WINTERBOTTOM 2ND & JASON BRIGHT 4TH AT SURFERS PARADISE V8 SUPERCAR ROUND 10 October 23, 2006 - Ford Credit FPR Falcon driver Mark Winterbottom has raced to a storming second place overall finish in the 10th round of the 2006 Australian V8...

Sun 08 Oct 2006
Porter, Clark seriously injured at Bathurst

Porter, Clark seriously injured at Bathurst

Drivers Mark Porter and David Clark are in critical condition following an accident at Bathurst 1000. Last night Porter and Clark were fighting for their lives following a horror accident at Mount Panorama, Bathurst, west of Sydney. Both had to...

Sat 07 Oct 2006
Bathust: MINI, Holden memories of historic win

Bathust: MINI, Holden memories of historic win

MINI Races Back to Bathurst for the 40th Anniversary of its Historic Win 40 Years on from its epic win at the Gallagher 500 race at Mount Panorama, MINI returns to Bathurst to lap the famous track on Sunday 8 October 2006. And the Australian...

Thu 11 May 2006
Perth: Orrcon Racing preview

Perth: Orrcon Racing preview

ORRCON'S MAN OF STEEL TO TACKLE THE WOMBAT Orrcon's Man of Steel, Derek Boyer has been set a challenge by the inventors of the West Australian designed Wombat rapid anchor at this weekend's round of the V8 Supercar championship at Perth's ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Australia's WSID statement on Peter Brock

Australia's WSID statement on Peter Brock

Australian Motor Sport Legend Peter Brock was tragically killed today. The Death Of An Aussie Motor Sports Legend. Friday, 8 September 2006 (Sydney, NSW) If the death of Aussie icon Steve Irwin wasn't enough this past week, then the news of ...

Tue 08 Aug 2006
Oran Park: Ford Performance Racing preview

Oran Park: Ford Performance Racing preview

FPR SEEKS SYDNEY VICTORY AT ORAN PARK RACEWAY THIS WEEKEND August 7, 2006 - The Ford Performance Racing (FPR) V8 Supercar team heads to the sole Sydney based V8 Supercar round of the 2006 Championship season this weekend at Oran Park ...

Tue 21 Mar 2006
WPS Racing signs sponsor

WPS Racing signs sponsor

The 'WOW' factor comes to WPS Racing WOW Sight & Sound's National Retail Director Con Nicolas today announced the company has agreed to a long-term sponsorship agreement with WPS Racing. "We entered the V8 ...

Fri 10 Mar 2006
Triple Eight announces endurance line-up

Triple Eight announces endurance line-up

Triple Eight injects Australian endurance events with International flavour Today Triple Eight Race Engineering announced that Team Betta Electrical's 2006 endurance line-up would include European drivers Richard Lyons and Allan ...

Fri 06 Oct 2006
Bathurst: Tasman Motorsport Thursday report

Bathurst: Tasman Motorsport Thursday report

Crash in Bathurst practice puts Tasman behind A second lap crash on top of Mount Panorama has put Tasman Motorsport behind its rivals in pre-race preparation on the opening day of on-track activities for this year's Bathurst 1000. Andrew Jones...

Tue 15 Aug 2006
Lowndes looking good for 2006 title

Lowndes looking good for 2006 title

Triple 888 Racing's Craig Lowndes moved a step closer to the V8 Supercar Championship after winning Round 7 of the series in style with a 10 second gap over his rivals Rick Kelly in the Toll/HSV Commodore and James Courtney in the SBR/Jeldwen...

Fri 11 Aug 2006
Oran Park: Tasman Motorsport preview

Oran Park: Tasman Motorsport preview

Tasman take 'home' track advantage to Oran Park While there may no longer be a V8 Supercar Series team based in Sydney, Tasman Motorsport head to Oran Park this weekend as close to a 'home' team as there can be. Now based in Melbourne, the...

Thu 12 Oct 2006
CHAMPCAR/CART: Lexmark Indy 300 names new General Manager

CHAMPCAR/CART: Lexmark Indy 300 names new General Manager

NEW LEXMARK INDY 300 CHIEF APPOINTED Queensland's premier event, the Lexmark Indy 300, has appointed Mr Greg Hooton as its new General Manager. Mr Hooton is currently Vice President Events for IMG and has vast experience in development and ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Sat 21 Oct 2006
Gold Coast: Team Betta Saturday report

Gold Coast: Team Betta Saturday report

LOWNDES EXTENDS CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD Craig Lowndes has extended his championship lead to 111points ahead of Holden driver Rick Kelly following his fifth placing in today's opening V8 Supercar race at the Lexmark Indy 300. After an incident packed...

Wed 25 Oct 2006
Gold Coast: Holden Motorsport preview

Gold Coast: Holden Motorsport preview

HOLDEN TEAMS SHUFFLE CARS A GOLD COAST INDY RAPIDLY APPROACHES Holden's V8 Supercar teams have been burning the midnight oil in preparation for this weekend's Gillette V8 Supercar Challenge on the Gold Coast after a range of accidents and ...