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Sun 10 Dec 2006
Phillip Island: FPR Sunday race two notes

Phillip Island: FPR Sunday race two notes

MARK WINTERBOTTOM SECOND IN RACE TWO AT PHILLIP ISLAND December 10, 2006 - Ford Credit FPR Falcon driver Mark Winterbottom has raced from 7th on the grid to 2nd in today's second Caterpillar Grand Finale V8 Supercar race, the 25 year old setting...

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...

Phillip Island: Caltex Racing Saturday report

Phillip Island: Caltex Racing Saturday report

LOWNDES CLOSES GAP TO KELLY IN THE CHASE FOR CALTEX'S FOURTH CONSECUTIVE V8 CHAMPIONSHIP Caltex Ambassador Craig Lowndes has closed to within three points of the lead in the V8 Supercar Championship Series after finishing fourth in the opening...

Phillip Island: Tasman Motorsport Saturday report

Phillip Island: Tasman Motorsport Saturday report

Opening lap incident stops Tasman Island charge Saturday, December 09, 2006 -- A strong qualifying performance by Tasman Motorsport's Jason Richards has been thrown out the window in today's opening race of the Caterpillar Grand Finale at...

Phillip Island: Holden Racing Saturday report

Phillip Island: Holden Racing Saturday report

Kelly seals opening Phillip Island race as Skaife hangs on for third The Holden Racing Team's Todd Kelly has continued his late season surge in the V8 Supercar Championship Series with victory in the first race of the Grand Finale at ...

Phillip Island: TBE/Triple Eight Saturday report

Phillip Island: TBE/Triple Eight Saturday report

LOWNDES REDUCES GAP TO KELLY In what is being touted as one of the greatest V8 Supercar Season Championship endings, Triple Eight Race Engineering's Craig Lowndes reduced Rick Kelly's lead to just 3 points with two 150km races still to be ...

Phillip Island: WPS Racing Saturday report

Phillip Island: WPS Racing Saturday report

WPS CONTINUES TO DIG DEEP AT THE GRAND FINALE The WPS Racing outfit continued to dig deep during the second day of proceedings at the Caterpillar Grand Finale on Phillip Island in Victoria today. After making several changes to the set up of...

Phillip Island: TBE/Triple Eight Friday report

Phillip Island: TBE/Triple Eight Friday report

Lowndes and Kelly neck and neck in opening V8 practice Triple Eight Race Engineering's Craig Lowndes has finished a mere 14 thousandths of a second behind championship rival Rick Kelly in today's nail biting practice session which saw the duo...

Phillip Island: Caltex Racing Friday report

Phillip Island: Caltex Racing Friday report

WHINCUP AND INGALL PUT CALTEX IN TOP FIVE IN PHILLIP ISLAND PRACTICE Jamie Whincup and Russell Ingall have led the charge for Caltex drivers in practice for this weekend's final round of the V8 Supercar Championship Series at Phillip Island ...

Phillip Island: FPR Friday report

Phillip Island: FPR Friday report

FPR FALCONS FIRST AND THIRD IN OPENING PHILLIP ISLAND PRACTICE December 8, 2006 - CAT FPR Falcon driver Jason Bright has started the Caterpillar Grand Finale strongly by taking the number one spot in today's opening V8 Supercar ...

Mallala: Mark McNally Mallala Sunday notes

Mallala: Mark McNally Mallala Sunday notes

TOP TEN FINISH FOR MCNALLY IN BLISTERING MALLALA HEAT Mark McNally finished ninth in the final race, and tenth outright, in the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series at Adelaide's Mallala Raceway today, his best result yet. Although the blistering heat, 30...

Sandown to hold tribute to Peter Block

Sandown to hold tribute to Peter Block

SANDOWN TO PAY TRIBUTE TO PETER BROCK Fans, friends and family will take part in a 90minute tribute to the life of Peter Brock at Sandown Raceway on Friday September 22, starting at 2pm. The site of his nine wins in the annual touring car ...

WPS Racing prepares for Bathurst

WPS Racing prepares for Bathurst

THE COUNTDOWN TO BATHURST BEGINS With only 22 days until the on track action for the Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 commences at the famous Mount Panorama circuit it is all systems go in the WPS Racing workshop at Gaven in Queensland. Given...

Ford Performance Racing Winton test notes

Ford Performance Racing Winton test notes

DAVID BRABHAM RETURNS TO AUSTRALIA FOR FPR TEST DAY September 11, 2006 - International Sportscar Champion driver and Ford Performance Racing (FPR) Falcon endurance race driver David Brabham has returned to Australia for a comprehensive team...

Murphy, Richards comments on Peter Brock

Murphy, Richards comments on Peter Brock

Holden V8 Supercar drivers Greg Murphy and Jason Richards regarding the untimely passing of Peter Brock in an accident yesterday. GREG MURPHY "I'm absolutely shattered. Peter was my childhood hero. I always had the number '05' on my go karts...

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...

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...

Sandown: Garry Racing Motorsport Sunday report

Sandown: Garry Racing Motorsport Sunday report

Canto and Holdsworth bring home top six result from Sandown Garry Rogers Motorsport has finished in sixth spot for the second consecutive round in a row after Dean Canto and Lee Holdsworth took the team's ...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

Russell Ingall's tribute to Peter Brock

Russell Ingall's tribute to Peter Brock

RUSSELL INGALL'S TRIBUTE TO PETER BROCK The Following is a statement from reigning V8 Supercar champion Russell Ingall on today's tragic death of Auastralian motorsport legend Peter Brock. "The word legend is used too commonly in today's ...

Ford Performance Racing statement on Peter Brock

Ford Performance Racing statement on Peter Brock

All at Ford Performance Racing (FPR) wish to send their sincerest condolences to the family and many friends and fans of Australian motor racing legend Peter Brock following the sad news of his passing today. In response to the many media...

WPS Racing statement on Peter Brock

WPS Racing statement on Peter Brock

WPS SADDENED BY THE LOSS OF AUSTRALIAN MOTOR RACING ICON WPS Racing has been saddened by the news of the untimely death of Australian racing icon Peter Brock. Brock played an integral part in the early years of team driver Jason Bargwanna's...