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Sun 30 Nov 2008
Marcos Ambrose Australia press conference, part 2

Marcos Ambrose Australia press conference, part 2

Continued from part 1 QUESTION: NASCAR has announced that they are cutting right back on testing for next season. How does that effect your situation heading into your first full year in Cup? MARCOS AMBROSE: I'm fortunate enough that I've done...

Marcos Ambrose Australia press conference, part 1

Marcos Ambrose Australia press conference, part 1

TRANSCRIPT - MARCOS AMBROSE MEDIA CONFERENCE Below is a transcript of a media conference for Australian NASCAR driver Marcos Ambrose, held at Symmons Plains Raceway just outside Launceston, Tasmania last weekend. Ambrose, a former two-time ...

Sun 23 Nov 2008
Symmons Plains: SBR weekend summary

Symmons Plains: SBR weekend summary

Good speed but no fortune in Tasmania Round 13, Falken Tasmania Challenge, Symmons Plains, Tasmania It was a weekend without fortune for SP Tools Racing Shane van Gisbergen and his team-mate James Courtney (JELD-WEN Motorsport) at the ...

Symmons Plains: Russell Ingall weekend summary

Symmons Plains: Russell Ingall weekend summary

TOP RESULT SLIPS FROM INGALL'S GRASP IN TASMANIA Supercheap Auto Racing's Russell Ingall had some mixed results in round 13 of the 2008 V8 Supercar Championship at Tasmania's Symmons Plains Raceway on the weekend. After qualifying in 14th ...

Symmons Plains: TeamVodafone weekend summary

Symmons Plains: TeamVodafone weekend summary

Whincup claims fourth consecutive round win and edges closer to the titleFor Immediate Release: Sunday 23 NovemberTeamVodafone have edged one step closer to the 2008 V8 Supercar Championship title with drivers Jamie Whincup and Craig Lowndes...

Symmons Plains: IRWIN Racing weekend summary

Symmons Plains: IRWIN Racing weekend summary

MASHALL BATTLES IT OUT IN TASMANIA IRWIN Racing's Marcus Marshall has finished the Falken Tyres Tasmania Challenge in 21st position, the penultimate round of the V8 Supercar Championship Series. Marshall finished race ...

Symmons Plains: Fujitsu Racing weekend summary

Symmons Plains: Fujitsu Racing weekend summary

BRIGHT HAS TOP-10 SPLIP THROUGH HIS FINGERS IN TASMANIA Fujitsu Racing's Jason Bright has had an eight place overall finish end against the crash barriers at the Falken Tyres Tasmania Challenge at Symmons Plains Raceway. Bright claimed 13th ...

Symmons Plains: FPR weekend summary

Symmons Plains: FPR weekend summary

FPR FAST BUT TITLE MAY BE OUT OF REACH Ford Performance Racing found fresh pace this weekend in Symmons Plains but the team's V8 Supercar Championship title hopes took a knock as Jamie Whincup extended his lead in Tasmania. Mark...

Symmons Plains: SBR Saturday notes

Symmons Plains: SBR Saturday notes

Van Gisbergen brilliant in the wet at Tasmania Round 13, Falken Tasmania Challenge, Symmons Plains, Tasmania SP TOOLS Racing Shane van Gisbergen produced a stunning performance to finish fifth in the first race of the Falken Tasmania Challenge...

Symmons Plains: TeamVodafone Saturday notes

Symmons Plains: TeamVodafone Saturday notes

What was supposed to be a conservative outing for V8 Supercar Championship leader Jamie Whincup at the Falken Tasmania Challenge, ended up being one of the most action packed of his 2008 campaign. Inclement weather, lapped traffic, hard racing...

Symmons Plains: FPR Saturday notes

Symmons Plains: FPR Saturday notes

AMAZING TITLE FIGHT IN TASMANIA Ferocious conditions at Symmons Plains today saw similar on-track action as Ford Performance Racing's Mark Winterbottom continued his bid for the V8 Supercar Championship Series crown. Track positions changed...

Australian Gold Coast 300 newsletter 2008-11-21

Australian Gold Coast 300 newsletter 2008-11-21

A1GP WORLD CUP OF MOTORSPORT JOINS V8s AND SIGNS ON FOR GOLD COAST 300 The tradition of world class open-wheel motor racing alongside homegrown V8 Supercars on the streets of Surfers Paradise will continue. The A1GP World Cup of Motorsport...

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 ...