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Fri 29 May 2015
Triple Eight secures 26th V8 Supercars entryHeadline

Triple Eight secures 26th V8 Supercars entry

Triple Eight Race Engineering’s expansion to three cars for 2016 is now clear for take-off, after the team successfully won the tender for a 26th Racing Entitlements Contract.

Tekno closing in on driver decisionHeadline

Tekno closing in on driver decision

Tekno Autosports is looking to make a decision on who will replace Shane van Gisbergen sooner rather than later, with the team to sit down together “in the next month or so” according to owner Jono Webb.

Thu 28 May 2015
Wed 27 May 2015
Wood accepts partial blame for Coulthard clashHeadline

Wood accepts partial blame for Coulthard clash

Dale Wood has accepted part of the blame for his clash with team-mate Fabian Coulthard at Winton, but says both parties played their part in the incident.

Percat calls for even more softs in V8sHeadline

Percat calls for even more softs in V8s

An extra set of soft tyres for Darwin is a step in the right direction, but Nick Percat says V8 Supercars should be looking to use the soft compound even more.

Tue 26 May 2015
V8 Supercars confirms V6 engine planHeadline

V8 Supercars confirms V6 engine plan

V8 Supercars has confirmed that it is developing its own V6 engine, and that it may complete a demonstration run during this year’s Bathurst 1000 weekend.

Soft tyres for second Darwin V8 raceHeadline

Soft tyres for second Darwin V8 race

Dunlop’s soft tyres will be used for the second of two 60-kilometre sprint races on the Saturday of the upcoming Darwin round, V8 Supercars confirmed today.

Mon 25 May 2015
V8 teams don’t take me seriously – DavisonHeadline

V8 teams don’t take me seriously – Davison

Australian racer James Davison says he’s always wanted to do the V8 Supercars endurance races, but that V8 teams down under don’t take him seriously.

V8 drivers back new Australian GT seriesHeadline

V8 drivers back new Australian GT series

V8 Supercars drivers have thrown their support behind plans to expand the Australian GT Championship to include more two-driver endurance races next season.

Sat 23 May 2015
McLaughlin: Porsche dice a confidence builderHeadline

McLaughlin: Porsche dice a confidence builder

Scott McLaughlin says today’s dice with Nick Percat during the Porsche Carrera Cup Pro-Am will do his confidence good, as the Volvo driver endures a tough V8 Supercars season.

Fri 22 May 2015
Lowndes weighs in on V8 wet tyre debateHeadline

Lowndes weighs in on V8 wet tyre debate

Craig Lowndes says the controversial decision to run wets on James Courtney's car during a dry race at the Winton V8 Supercars round will pay off later in the year.

Thu 21 May 2015
New Adelaide circuit given green lightHeadline

New Adelaide circuit given green light

The multi-million dollar SA Motorsport Park development in Tailem Bend, near Adelaide in South Australia, has been given the official green light.

Prodrive commits to FG X for 2016Headline

Prodrive commits to FG X for 2016

Despite Ford’s withdrawal from V8 Supercars, Prodrive Racing Australia’s team principal Tim Edwards says the Ford Falcon FG X is likely to live on next season.

Wed 20 May 2015
Consistency key to title fight – CoulthardHeadline

Consistency key to title fight – Coulthard

Fabian Coulthard says keeping his points score ticking over is his key to being part of the V8 Supercars title fight come the business end of the season.

Dumbrell aiming to lock down overseas driverHeadline

Dumbrell aiming to lock down overseas driver

Lucas Dumbrell says his LD Motorsport V8 Supercars team is looking outside of Australia for a co-driver to partner Tim Blanchard at the Sandown, Bathurst and Gold Coast races this year.

Tue 19 May 2015
McLaughlin eyeing more Porsche success (includes video)Headline

McLaughlin eyeing more Porsche success (includes video)

V8 Supercars regular Scott McLaughlin says he is hoping to score back-to-back Porsche Pro-Am wins at Phillip Island this weekend, as he prepares to partner Stephen Grove for a second year running.

Reynolds focussed on V8 Supercars futureHeadline

Reynolds focussed on V8 Supercars future

David Reynolds says he is committed to being a V8 Supercars title contender for years to come, as he looks to shore up his future in the sport.

Mon 18 May 2015
Coulthard chassis retired after WintonHeadline

Coulthard chassis retired after Winton

Fabian Coulthard will have a brand new Brad Jones Racing Commodore for the next round of the V8 Supercars Championship Series in Darwin, with his current chassis parked after the Winton round.