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Fri 07 Dec 2007
Earnhardt to drive V8 Supercars in AustraliaHeadline

Earnhardt to drive V8 Supercars in Australia

After being voted the 2007 NASCAR NMPA Chex Most Popular Driver for the fifth consecutive year and being presented with the award only a few days earlier at the NASCAR NMPA Myers Brothers Media Luncheon in New York City, Dale Earnhardt Jr. didn't...

Tue 13 Nov 2007
Tasmania: FPR preview

Tasmania: FPR preview

FPR TAKES DESERT 400 DOMINATING SPEED TO TASMANIA FOR THE PENULTIMATE V8 SUPERCAR ROUND After an unchallenged run to its first V8 Supercar round victory of the season in Bahrain two weeks ago, Ford Performance Racing (FPR) now sets its sights on...

Sat 09 Jun 2007
Eastern Creek: Round five news and notes

Eastern Creek: Round five news and notes

Australia's premier motorsport category descends on Eastern Creek Raceway this weekend for round five in the Australian V8 Supercar Championship.This will be the17th time the Championship series has visited the Western Sydney circuit, which was ...

Wed 26 Sep 2007
TeamVodafone prepares for Bathurst 1000

TeamVodafone prepares for Bathurst 1000

TeamVodafone out to convert figures to podium at Bathurst Everything about the Super Cheap Auto Bathurst 1000 relates to numbers and getting the calculations right can lead you to the top of the winners dais, just ask Team Vodafone's Craig...

Fri 23 Nov 2007
Howard steps out of the drivers seat

Howard steps out of the drivers seat

Howard steps out of the drivers seat but continues to foster young talent After six years in the V8 Supercar Development Series seasoned driver Mark Howard will hang up his helmet and retire from racing following next weekend's round of the V8...

Sun 02 Dec 2007
Phillip Island: FPR race one report

Phillip Island: FPR race one report

TOP SEVEN FINISH IN OPENING ISLAND RACE Ford Performance Racing (FPR) drivers Mark Winterbottom and Steve Richards have finished 7th and 27th in today's first 27 lap V8 Supercar race at Victoria's Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit. The race ...

Sat 15 Dec 2007
Ambrose shows Earnhardt Jr the V8 Super School

Ambrose shows Earnhardt Jr the V8 Super School

AMBROSE SHOWS DALE EARNHARDT JR AROUND HIS V8 SUPER SCHOOL ON THE GOLD COAST Australian NASCAR driver Marcos Ambrose has spent the day with NASCAR superstar Dale Earnhardt Jr at Ambrose's V8 Super School on the Gold Coast in Australia ...

Wed 31 Oct 2007
Bahrain: TeamVodafone preview

Bahrain: TeamVodafone preview

TeamVodafone seek international spoils TeamVodafone's Craig Lowndes and Jamie Whincup will both be aiming to better their 2006 results at the Bahrain International Circuit which plays host to Round 12 of the V8 Supercar Championship Series ...

Thu 11 Oct 2007
Lyons/Sinonsen - TeamVodafone spotlight

Lyons/Sinonsen - TeamVodafone spotlight

While many of the front running V8 Supercar teams failed to finish one or both of this years endurance events TeamVodafone's Car ...

Wed 31 Oct 2007
Bahrain: WPS/WOW Racing preview

Bahrain: WPS/WOW Racing preview

BARGWANNA AND WILSON LOOK TO KEEP MOMENTUM GOING ALL THE WAY TO BAHRAIN WPS/WOW Racing V8 Supercar drivers Jason Bargwanna and Max Wilson will be looking to score the Gold Coast-based team its third-consecutive top 10 round result of the season...

Sun 16 Sep 2007
Sandown: Caltex Racing race report

Sandown: Caltex Racing race report

LOWNDES/WHINCUP WIN JUST CAR INSURANCE 500 AT SANDOWN Caltex-backed drivers Craig Lowndes and Jamie Whincup have hoisted the Just Car Insurance 500 trophy high at Sandown International Raceway today. Whincup took the lead on lap 63 from Matt...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Phillip Island: Holden Racing Sunday report

Phillip Island: Holden Racing Sunday report

Kelly victorious and Skaife third as HRT closes out 2006 at Phillip Island In a brilliant end to the V8 Supercar Championship Series, the Holden Racing Team's Todd Kelly has won his second round of 2006, clinching victory in a controversial...

Fri 02 Nov 2007
Bahrain: Caltex Racing Teams Thursday notes

Bahrain: Caltex Racing Teams Thursday notes

ALL CALTEX DRIVERS IN TOP TEN AT BAHRAIN PRACTICE All four of the Caltex-backed entries in the Desert 400 at Bahrain International Raceway have timed within the top ten quickest during today's opening practice session. Current championship ...

Sun 02 Dec 2007
Phillip Island: Caltex Racing teams race one report

Phillip Island: Caltex Racing teams race one report

CALTEX DRIVER TIED FOR V8 CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD Caltex-backed title contenders Jamie Whincup and Craig Lowndes have assured they enter tomorrow's final two races of the 2007 V8 Supercar Championship Series at Phillip Island still in the hunt, with...

Thu 15 Nov 2007
Tasmania: TeamVodafone preview

Tasmania: TeamVodafone preview

TeamVodafone aiming for title turnaround in Tasmania For Immediate release: 14th November, 2007. The Blue Oval's top title fighters head south to Symmons Plains for this weekend's penultimate V8 Supercar round knowing a victory is vital in order...

Thu 05 Jul 2007
Caltex pulls sponsorship end of year

Caltex pulls sponsorship end of year

CALTEX TO CEASE V8 SUPERCAR SPONSORSHIP AT END OF 2007 Caltex has announced that it will not be renewing its sponsorship of V8 Supercar teams Stone Brothers Racing and Triple Eight Race Engineering at the end of the 2007 season. The company...

Wed 31 Oct 2007
Bahrain: Shane Van Gisbergen preview

Bahrain: Shane Van Gisbergen preview

VAN GISBERGEN OFF ON 'THE BIG OE' Your first trip 'overseas' is real 'right-of-passage' stuff for young New Zealanders and Australians. And so it will be this weekend for Shane Van Gisbergen, the 18-year-old motor racing sensation signed by ...

Sat 18 Aug 2007
Oran Park: Tasman Motorsports Friday notes

Oran Park: Tasman Motorsports Friday notes

Practice for this weekend's Jim Beam 400 at Oran Park Raceway near Sydney has produced two entirely different results for Tasman Motorsport's Jason Richards and Greg Murphy. Richards recorded the fifth quickest time during today's session in ...

Wed 01 Aug 2007
FPR new organization structure announced

FPR new organization structure announced

NEW FPR ORGANISATIONAL STRUCTURE August 1, 2007 - As of today, Ford Performance Racing (FPR) announces a new team organisational structure covering all areas of the Prodrive team's engineering, manufacturing and marketing operations. Tim...

Mon 04 Jun 2007
Eastern Creek: Ford Performance Racing preview

Eastern Creek: Ford Performance Racing preview

FPR READY FOR HISTORIC V8 SUPERCAR ROUND IN SYDNEY June 4, 2007 - Ford Performance Racing (FPR) is ready for a first time event in the history of V8 Supercar racing, with Australia's major motor racing Championship taking full advantage of the...

Fri 02 Nov 2007
Bahrain: WPS/WOW Racing Thursday notes

Bahrain: WPS/WOW Racing Thursday notes

BARGWANNA SHOWS PROMISE DURING PRACTICE IN BAHRAIN WPS/WOW Racing's Jason Bargwanna has shown promising speed during practice for the Desert 400, round 12 of the 2007 V8 Supercar Championship Series, at the Bahrain International Circuit this ...

Sun 07 Oct 2007
Bathurst: Caltex Racing Saturday notes

Bathurst: Caltex Racing Saturday notes

SIXTH, EIGHTH AND TENTH FOR CALTEX IN BATHURST TOP TEN SHOOTOUT Caltex-backed drivers Craig Lowndes, James Courtney and Russell Ingall have qualified their cars sixth, eighth and tenth respectively during today's top ten shootout for the ...

Sat 23 Jun 2007
Hidden Valley: TeamVodafone Saturday report

Hidden Valley: TeamVodafone Saturday report

Both TeamVodafone cars quick under pressure A consistent day for TeamVodafone saw steady improvements to the Ford Falcons of Craig Lowndes and Jamie Whincup, with both cars finishing inside the top five for Race 1 at...

Thu 14 Jun 2007
Skaife surpasses Brocks Eastern Creek record

Skaife surpasses Brocks Eastern Creek record

Holden Racing Team wheelman Mark Skaife overtook the late Peter Brock's record of 37 round wins in the Australian Touring Car Championship/V8 Supercar Championships yesterday at Eastern Creek International Raceway, west of Sydney after finishing...

Fri 30 Nov 2007
Phillip Island: WPS/WOW Racing preview

Phillip Island: WPS/WOW Racing preview

WPS/WOW RACING LOOK TO TYRE-TESTING CHALLENGE AT PHILLIP ISLAND WPS/WOW Racing drivers Max Wilson and Jason Bargwanna have sighted tyre wear as crucial factor for the Dunlop Grand Finale at the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit this ...

Tue 11 Sep 2007
Fri 20 Jul 2007
Queensland: WPS/WOW Racing Friday notes

Queensland: WPS/WOW Racing Friday notes

WILSON AND BARGWANNA IN THE THICK OF TIGHT PRACTICE IN QUEENSLAND Max Wilson and Jason Bargwanna were right in the thick of an incredibly tight practice session for Round 7 of the V8 Supercar Championship Series at Queensland Raceway...

Fri 30 Nov 2007
Phillip Island: TeamVodafone preview

Phillip Island: TeamVodafone preview

TeamVodafone title challenge to be played out at Phillip Island again Twelve months ago, Triple Eight Race Engineering claimed its second V8 Supercar Championship Runner-Up trophy at Phillip Island. 34 races and 13 rounds later, the focus has...

Fri 16 Nov 2007
Tasmania: FPR practice report

Tasmania: FPR practice report

FPR FALCONS FIRST & THIRD IN OPENING TASSIE PRACTICE Ford Performance Racing drivers Mark Winterbottom and Steve Richards have set the first and third fastest lap times of today's two and a half hours of opening practice for Round 13 of the ...

Tue 04 Dec 2007
Fri 22 Jun 2007
Hidden Valley: FPR Friday report

Hidden Valley: FPR Friday report

FPR FALCONS THIRD & SEVENTH IN DARWIN PRACTICE June 22, 2007 - The roar of V8 Supercars has returned to Australia's Northern Territory with today's two hours of opening practice held in warm and overcast conditions. Ford Performance Racing ...

Sat 20 Oct 2007
Surfers Paradise: WPS/WOW Racing Friday notes

Surfers Paradise: WPS/WOW Racing Friday notes

CHALLENGING START TO GOLD COAST CAMPAIGN FOR WPS/WOW RACING WPS/WOW Racing drivers Jason Bargwanna and Max Wilson encountered a challenging start to their campaign in the V8 Supercar Challenge, Round 11 of the 2007 V8 Supercar Championship, on...

Thu 18 Oct 2007
Surfers Paradise: WPS/WOW Racing preview

Surfers Paradise: WPS/WOW Racing preview

CONCENTRATION IS EVERYTHING ON THE GOLD COAST WPS/WOW Racing V8 Supercar drivers Max Wilson and Jason Bargwanna are aware that the brutal Surfers Paradise street circuit is going to require their full attention in Round 11 of the V8 Supercar ...

Surfers Paradise: TeamVodafone preview

Surfers Paradise: TeamVodafone preview

TeamVodafone take to Indy street circuit with proven results in new car For Immediate release: 16th October, 2007. TeamVodafone hit the Lexmark Indy 300 street circuit this week, fresh from a sensational Bathurst victory in their brand new ...

Sat 06 Oct 2007
Bathurst: FPR Friday notes

Bathurst: FPR Friday notes

MARK WINTERBOTTOM ON TOP IN BATHURST QUALIFYING Ford Performance Racing (FPR) continues to set a scorching pace at Bathurst's Mount Panorama with 26 year old Mark Winterbottom racing to provisional Pole position with a field beating fastest lap...

Fri 22 Jun 2007
Hidden Valley: Caltex Racing Friday report

Hidden Valley: Caltex Racing Friday report

INGALL FOURTH FASTEST IN HIDDEN VALLEY PRACTICE Caltex Racing's Russell Ingall has shown impressive speed during opening practice for this weekend's Skycity Triple Crown, round six of the 2007 V8 Supercar Championship Series, at Hidden Valley...