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Sun 23 Nov 2008
Symmons Plains: TeamVodafone Friday notes

Symmons Plains: TeamVodafone Friday notes

Lowndes kicks off 150th V8 Supercar round with a top three practice resultFor Immediate Release: Friday 21 NovemberTrue to his word, TeamVodafone's Craig Lowndes has continued to maintain his current form, recording the second fastest time on the...

Symmons Plains: FPR Friday notes

Symmons Plains: FPR Friday notes

FPR FASTEST IN TASMANIA Mark Winterbottom was back on top of the V8 Supercar Championship Series' time sheets this afternoon as he soaked up the mixed conditions at Symmons Plains. Rain fell intermittently during the afternoon session...

Fri 21 Nov 2008
Symmons Plains: Russell Ingall preview

Symmons Plains: Russell Ingall preview

INGALL SEEKING MORE TASSIE SUCCESS THIS WEEKEND Supercheap Auto Racing's Russell Ingall knows what it takes to succeed around Tasmania's Symmons Plains circuit and he is aiming to put this knowledge to good use in this weekend's round of the V8...

Symmons Plains: Fujitsu Racing preview

Symmons Plains: Fujitsu Racing preview

FUJITSU RACING BEGIN STONE BROTHERS ALLIANCE AT SYMMONS PLAINS Jason Bright's Fujitsu Racing Ford Falcon will run with a Stone Brothers Racing (SBR) engine at the 13th round of the V8 Supercar Championship Series, the Falken Tasmania Challenge...

Mon 17 Nov 2008
Symmons Plains: IRWIN Racing preview

Symmons Plains: IRWIN Racing preview

MARSHALL AIMS TO MAKE HOMECOMING A HIGHLIGHT OF 2008 IRWIN Racing's Marcus Marshall is confident of a strong showing on his home V8 Supercar track at Tasmania's Symmons Plains Raceway on 21-23 November. The 13th round of this year's V8...

Mon 10 Nov 2008
Bahrain: Russell Ingall Saturday notes

Bahrain: Russell Ingall Saturday notes

INGALL FINISHES ON THE PODIUM IN BAHRAIN Supercheap Auto Racing's Russell Ingall showed tremendous pace to finish on the podium at the Gulf Air Desert 400, round 12 of the V8 Supercar Championship Series, in the Kingdom of Bahrain this ...

Bahrain: SBR Saturday notes

Bahrain: SBR Saturday notes

Courtney races to second at Bahrain Desert 400 JELD-WEN Motorsport's James Courtney has raced his way to second place in Saturday's third and final race at the Gulf Air Desert 400 in Bahrain, securing fourth position for the round. Team-mate...

Bahrain: FPR Saturday notes

Bahrain: FPR Saturday notes

FPR REVIVAL IN BAHRAIN Spectacular driving from Mark Winterbottom in Bahrain today kept Ford Performance Racing's championship hopes alive as he fought back from yesterday's setback. Frosty was resurgent in the day's first race, making up...

Bahrain: IRWIN Racing Saturday notes

Bahrain: IRWIN Racing Saturday notes

MARSHALL GATHERS PACE AT BAHRAIN IRWIN Racing's Marcus Marshall has finished the 12th round of the V8 Supercar Championship Series, the Gulf Air Desert 400 in 18th place overall, including a storming drive in the final race of the weekend. The...

Bahrain: Fujitsu Racing Saturday notes

Bahrain: Fujitsu Racing Saturday notes

Fujitsu Racing's Jason Bright has battled through to 16th place overall at a dramatic 12th round of the V8Supercar Championship, the Gulf Air Desert 400, in Bahrain. Fellow Ford driver Jamie Whincup extended his championship lead with ...

Sat 08 Nov 2008
Bahrain: FPR Friday notes

Bahrain: FPR Friday notes

FPR NEEDS TO DIG DEEP Ford Performance Racing has an uphill battle this weekend after today's chaotic first race saw V8 Supercar Championship Series contender Mark Winterbottom finish a distant 21st in Bahrain. The Orrcon Steel Ford Credit...

Bahrain: SBR practice notes

Bahrain: SBR practice notes

SBR hot on the pace at the Desert 400 Stone Brothers Racing was hot on the pace in yesterday's opening practice at the Desert 400, JELD-WEN Motorsport's James Courtney setting the fifth fastest time, closely followed by his SP Tools Racing ...

Thu 06 Nov 2008
Bahrain: FPR Thursday test notes

Bahrain: FPR Thursday test notes

V8 COMPETITION INTENSIFIES Reigning Desert 400 champion Mark Winterbottom says the V8 Supercar competition is more fierce than ever at Bahrain but Ford Performance Racing has upped the ante to meet the challenge. The Orrcon Steel Ford...

FPR frosty on Championship strategy

FPR frosty on Championship strategy

Mark Winterbottom has spoken of the immense pressure on the V8 Supercar Championship Series' top three drivers as he heads into the first of three deciding rounds for the 2008 title. This weekend's action is in the Kingdom of Bahrain, where...

TeamVodafone nominated for Team Performance of the Year

TeamVodafone nominated for Team Performance of the Year

The achievements of three-time Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 Champions, TeamVodafone and drivers Craig Lowndes and Jamie Whincup have been recognised by journalists from The Age, The Sydney Morning Herald and the Fairfax radio network with the ...

Wed 05 Nov 2008
Bahrain: Russell Ingall preview

Bahrain: Russell Ingall preview

INGALL CONFIDENT AS HE HEADS TO BAHRAIN When Russell Ingall joined the Supercheap Auto Racing outfit at the start of 2008 he did so with three goals -- to finish a round on the podium; to return to serious top five contention; and to win a...

Tue 04 Nov 2008
Bahrain: FPR preview

Bahrain: FPR preview

FPR'S BID FOR TITLE GLORY Ford Performance Racing has restructured its engineering team in a final push for the V8 Supercar team and driver championships. Mark Winterbottom will have regular Race Engineer Dan Kroehn at his disposal as well...

Jason Bright sings with SBR for 2009

Jason Bright sings with SBR for 2009

BRIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP PROSPECTS WITH STONE BROTHERS RACING In a bold announcement Fujitsu Racing's Jason Bright has revealed that he will be setting his sights on winning the 2009 V8 Supercar Championship Series behind the wheel of a Stone...

Bahrain: Fujitsu Racing preview

Bahrain: Fujitsu Racing preview

FUJITSU RACING SET FOR LONG-HAUL TO BAHRAIN The Fujitsu Racing team has set-off on its longest trip of the V8 Supercar Championship Series season, the Gulf Air Desert 400 in the Kingdom of Bahrain in the Persian Gulf on 6-8 November. Driver...

Sun 26 Oct 2008
Surfers Paradise: IRWIN Racing weekend summary

Surfers Paradise: IRWIN Racing weekend summary

MARSHALL BATTLES ILL-HEALTH AT GOLD COAST V8S Despite suffering from a virus all weekend, IRWIN Racing's Marcus Marshall has finished 22nd overall at the Coffee Club 400 on the Gold Coast. Marshall battled health issues throughout practice,...

Surfers Paradise: Russell Ingall weekend summary

Surfers Paradise: Russell Ingall weekend summary

TOP FIVE FOR INGALL ON THE STREETS OF THE GOLD COAST Supercheap Auto Racing's Russell Ingall finished fifth in the Coffee Club V8 Supercar Challenge, round 11 of the 2008 championship, the Nikon Indy 300 on the Surfers Paradise Street Circuit...

Surfers Paradise: Fujitsu Racing weekend summary

Surfers Paradise: Fujitsu Racing weekend summary

TOUGH GOING FOR BRIGHT AT GOLD COAST V8S Fujitsu Racing's Jason Bright has endured a tough weekend at the 11th round of the V8 Supercar Championship Series, the Coffee Club 400, part of the Gold Coast Indy Festival. Of the three races, Bright...

Surfers Paradise: SBR weekend summary

Surfers Paradise: SBR weekend summary

Surfers Paradise home race unkind to SBR Stone Brothers Racing had an unkind conclusion to its home race at the 4.4km Surfers Paradise Street Circuit this afternoon with both its BF Ford Falcons unable to finish the third and final ...

AUSF3: Australia Indy 300 notes 2008-10-26

AUSF3: Australia Indy 300 notes 2008-10-26

BRISCOE CREATES HISTORY AT THE NIKON INDY 300 The final day of the Nikon Indy 300 on the streets of Surfers Paradise has concluded with the locals 'FIRING UP' to take the ultimate spoils today. In the IndyCar Series, Australian Ryan Briscoe...

Sat 25 Oct 2008
Surfers Paradise: SBR race one report

Surfers Paradise: SBR race one report

Courtney ninth in opening Indy race JELD-WEN Motorsport's James Courtney finished today's opening race of the Coffee Club V8 Supercar Challenge in ninth position despite doing it hard in the Gold Coast heat. Courtney, who started the 27-lap...

Surfers Paradise: FPR race one report

Surfers Paradise: FPR race one report

TENSE RACE BRINGS FPR PODIUM Less than one second separated the top three V8 Supercar Championship Series drivers today during the closing stages of the Surfer's Paradise race, with Mark Winterbottom chasing a win until the last corner. The...

Surfers Paradise: VIPs get a tast of on track action

Surfers Paradise: VIPs get a tast of on track action

JUDY SPENCE AND DAWN CRICHLOW FEEL INDY SPEED IN V8 RIDES Judy Spence, Queensland Minister for Police, Corrective Services and Sport, and Gold Coast City Councillor Dawn Crichlow OAM have felt the speed of the Surfers Paradise street circuit...

AUSF3: Australia Indy 300 notes 2008-10-25

AUSF3: Australia Indy 300 notes 2008-10-25

DAY THREE OF NIKON INDY 300 IS POWER-PACKED Will Power has re-written history at day three of the Nikon Indy 300, becoming the first driver to win three pole positions on the Gold Coast (2006, 2007, 2008) and the only one to secure the pole spot...

Fri 24 Oct 2008
Surfers Paradise: SBR qualifying report

Surfers Paradise: SBR qualifying report

Courtney qualifies tenth for Indy opener JELD-WEN Motorsport's James Courtney has qualified tenth for today's opening race of the Coffee Club V8 Supercar Challenge at the Nikon Indy 300. Team-mate SP Tools Racing's Shane van Gisbergen...

Surfers Paradise: Tony D'Alberto qualifying report

Surfers Paradise: Tony D'Alberto qualifying report

D'ALBERTO'S FIRST LOOK AT SURFERS STREET CIRCUIT Tony D'Alberto had his first look at the Gold Coast INDY circuit today from the driver's seat of his Rod Nash Racing Commodore as Round 11 of the V8 Supercars got underway. Tony knew that it ...

Surfers Paradise: FPR qualifying report

Surfers Paradise: FPR qualifying report

GETTING TO GRIPS WITH INDY Mark Winterbottom continued his tradition of saving the best 'til last in V8 Supercar Championship Series qualifying, posting his best time in today's Nikon Indy 300 as the chequered flag fell. The Ford...

AUSF3: Australia Indy 300 notes 2008-10-24

AUSF3: Australia Indy 300 notes 2008-10-24

LOCALS DOMINATE ON DAY TWO OF NIKON INDY 300 Local drivers have continued to rule on day two of the Nikon Indy 300, with Queensland's Will Power and Jamie Whincup topping the fields in the IndyCar Series and V8 Supercars ...

AUSF3: Australia Indy 300 notes 2008-10-23

AUSF3: Australia Indy 300 notes 2008-10-23

NIKON INDY 300 OFF TO A FLYING START The first day of the Nikon Indy 300 has got off to a flying start on the Streets of Surfers Paradise today. The IndyCar Series team of Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing have prepared for their first appearance on...

Surfers Paradise: SBR preview

Surfers Paradise: SBR preview

SBR drivers say confidence is key at Indy Stone Brothers Racing drivers say that confidence is the key to success at this weekend's round of the V8 Supercar Championship Series, the Coffee Club V8 Supercar Challenge at the challenging Surfers...

Thu 23 Oct 2008
Citizen Watches partners with Stone Brothers Racing

Citizen Watches partners with Stone Brothers Racing

Citizen Watches Australia has partnered with V8 Supercar team Stone Brothers Racing signing a multi-year sponsorship deal with the three-time championship winning team. Citizen made its first appearance on SBR's BF Falcons at the...