Garth Tander

Garth Tander

1977-03-31 (age 44)


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Tander joins TCR field for Bathurst

Garth Tander will join the TCR Australia field for the category's debut at the famous Mount Panorama circuit over the Easter weekend.

Tander joins Crompton, Skaife in Supercars commentary

Garth Tander will join Neil Crompton and Mark Skaife on a rotating commentary roster for the 2021 Supercars season.

Tander inks GT World Challenge Australia deal

Garth Tander will team up with Yasser Shahin for a full GT World Challenge Australia assault this season.

Holden fan's special Bathurst moment

A lifelong Holden fan has earned his place in Bathurst folklore after jumping a fence to hand Shane van Gisbergen a flag on Conrod Straight.

Emotional Holden tributes from Bathurst winners

Bathurst 1000 champions Shane van Gisbergen and Garth Tander have paid tribute to the famous Holden brand following its final factory win at Mount Panorama.

Bathurst 1000: Van Gisbergen/Tander take thrilling win

Shane van Gisbergen is finally a Bathurst 1000 winner, he and Garth Tander taking a thrilling Great Race victory in Holden's final race as a factory team in Supercars.

Tander joins Supercars Eseries field for COTA

Garth Tander will make his bow in the BP Supercars All Stars Eseries in next week's Circuit of the Americas round.

Sutton, Tander split Zolder ARG wins

Ash Sutton and Garth Tander split the wins at Zolder for the second round of the ARG eSport Cup.

Tander joins eSport Cup as full entry list revealed

Australian Racing Group has unveiled a 52-strong entry for its opening eSport Cup round, including three-time Bathurst 1000 winner Garth Tander.

Tander admits Supercars comeback unlikely

Garth Tander has all but closed the door on a full-time Supercars comeback, admitting only a race-winning seat would tempt him back into the category.

Triple Eight to analyse 'self-inflicted' damper issue

Triple Eight will analyse what it believes was a 'self-inflicted' suspension failure on Shane van Gisbergen's car in the closing stages of the Sandown 500.

Gold Coast 600: Van Gisbergen/Tander complete Holden sweep

Shane van Gisbergen and Garth Tander led home a second Triple Eight one-two in as many days at Surfers Paradise.

Tander adamant DJRTP controversy influenced Bathurst race

Garth Tander isn't convinced by claims from Bathurst winner Scott McLaughlin that the Safety Car controversy had no affect on the potential outcome of the race.

Retro Brock Bathurst livery for Holden Supercars squad

Triple Eight will run a Holden Dealer Team-inspired livery on its Commodores at the 2019 Bathurst 1000.

Tander returns to TCR Australia

Garth Tander will return to the TCR Australia field for this weekend's penultimate round at Sandown.

Tander reminisces about Holden parity go-slow order

Garth Tander says Holden's top Supercars drivers were ordered 'not win by too much' during the 2007 season in order to keep parity claims at bay.

Tanders to renew husband vs wife TCR rivalry

Garth and Leanne Tander will return to the TCR Australia grid at The Bend this weekend.

Tander "pissed" after TCR clash with wife Leanne

Garth Tander says he was "pissed" after a three-way clash between teammates left both him and wife Leanne with damaged Audis at Phillip Island.

Tander explains wild high-speed Phillip Island off

Garth Tander marked his TCR debut with a wild moment at Phillip Island's high-speed first turn.

TCR cars complete unique Phillip Island bridge crossing

A group of TCR cars took to the open roads around Phillip Island today ahead of the second round of the new TCR Australia series.

Tander to make TCR Australia debut at Phillip Island

Former Supercars champion Garth Tander will join the TCR Australia field at Phillip Island next weekend, it has been announced.

Final Holden Racing Team winner set for online auction

The last chassis to win in Holden Racing Team colours, currently used as James Courtney's Walkinshaw Andretti United car, will be auctioned off online next week.

Boost boss remorseless after Tander ousting

Boost Mobile boss Peter Adderton says he made the right call to replace Garth Tander with Richie Stanaway at Garry Rogers Motorsport for the 2019 Supercars season.

Tick of approval for new Supercars transaxle

A number of top Supercars drivers have given the series' new control transaxle the tick of approval following its widespread introduction at Phillip Island last week.

The texts that set up Tander's surprise Triple Eight debut

A series of text messages led to Garth Tander's surprise debut in a Triple Eight Holden at the pre-season Supercars test yesterday.

Van Gisbergen surprised by Tander Bathurst signing

Shane van Gisbergen says he was surprised to learn that he'd be racing alongside Garth Tander at the Supercars endurance races this year.

How Stanaway got an unlikely second Supercars chance

Few expected Richie Stanaway to return to the Supercars grid following a disastrous rookie campaign that saw him fired from Tickford Racing. But a shock deal orchestrated by a telco has given him one last chance.

Tander admits losing Supercars drive was a 'complete shock'

Garth Tander admits it was a 'complete shock' to be told that he'd lost his Supercars seat at Garry Rogers Motorsport to Richie Stanaway.

Tander to partner van Gisbergen at Supercars enduros

Garth Tander has been confirmed as Shane van Gisbergen's co-driver at Triple Eight for the 2019 and 2020 long-distance Supercars races.

Rejected Supercars team bid led to shock Stanaway deal

Boost Mobile founder Peter Adderton made a serious play to start an all-new Supercars team before completing the shock sponsorship deal that has landed Richie Stanaway at Garry Rogers Motorsport for the 2019 season.

Stanaway replaces Tander for the 2019 Supercars season

Richie Stanaway will replace Garth Tander at Garry Rogers Motorsport for the 2019 Supercars season.

GRM reveals sleek retro looks

Garry Rogers Motorsport has revealed a pair of sleek retro paint schemes ahead of this weekend's Sandown 500.

GRM unveils indigenous livery for Darwin

Garry Rogers Motorsport has unveiled its special indigenous livery ahead of this weekend's Supercars round in Darwin.

Supercars stars join Australian GT field for Phillip Island

Supercars stars Shane van Gisbergen and Garth Tander are part of a 35-car field for this weekend's Phillip Island 101 GT race.

Supercars trio set for early Tailem Bend laps

Garth Tander, David Reynolds, and Shane van Gisbergen will all get an early look at the brand new Tailem Bend circuit this weekend.

GRM goes red for 2018 Supercars season

Garry Rogers Motorsport has switched from blue to red ahead of the new Supercars season, rolling out a brand new look for drivers Garth Tander and James Golding.

Tander, van der Linde locked in for Audi Bathurst charge

The Jamec Pem Audi squad has confirmed that Garth Tander, Kelvin van der Linde, and Frederic Vervisch will race its second all-Pro entry at the Bathurst 12 Hour next month.

The Top 10 Supercars drivers of 2017

What a season of Supercars racing it was, with new rivalries, Bathurst heroics, and one of the most epic season finales ever seen. Here's our Top 10 Supercars drivers of 2017.

Tander buoyed by new Commodore development

Garth Tander says Garry Rogers Motorsport will be significantly better prepared for the start of next year's Supercars season than it was this year, thanks to a phase of development based around the new ZB Commodore.

F1 car to race 1200hp Toyota 86 in Adelaide

An Arrows Formula 1 car and a street legal 1200-horsepower Toyota 86 are set to race each other during the Adelaide Motorsport Festival next weekend.

GRM unveils Tander, Moffat retro liveries for Sandown

Garry Rogers Motorsport has rolled out two very different retro liveries across its two Commodores for this weekend’s heritage-themed Sandown 500.

Debris blamed for Supercars tyre failures

Debris has been named as the likeliest cause of three of the five tyre failures during today’s Queensland Raceway Supercars race, while the cause of Will Davison’s pair of failures is thought to be a mechanical issue.

Garry Rogers calls Symmons Plains restart ‘bemusing’

Supercars team owner Garry Rogers has labelled the decision to restart last Saturday’s race at Symmons Plains ‘bemusing’, but says it was the right decision to ultimately not award championship points.

Tander impressed with ‘perfect’ GRM Commodore

Garth Tander was left impressed with a flawless day of running in his brand new Garry Rogers Motorsport Commodore at yesterday’s Sydney Motorsport Park tyre test.

GRM reveals livery, confirms endurance drivers

Garry Rogers Motorsport has revealed its livery for the 2017 Supercars season, and named James Golding and Richard Muscat as endurance co-drivers.

Holden backing unlikely for GRM

Garry Rogers Motorsport is unlikely to receive any formal backing from Holden this season, despite its switch back to using Commodores in Supercars.

Tander returns to Garry Rogers Motorsport

Garth Tander has signed with GRM for at least two more racing seasons, rejoining the team that gave him his break into Aussie tin-tops almost 20 years ago.

Tander ‘sleeping comfortably’ over 2017 plans

Garth Tander has hinted that he has a new full-time Supercars deal all but completed, saying that he will “go to sleep pretty comfortably” despite having nothing in concrete for next season.

Burgess: Walkinshaw open to manufacturer switch

Walkinshaw Racing could move away from Holden and to a different manufacturer in the future according to team boss Adrian Burgess.

Gold Coast 600: Whincup edges Van Gisbergen in shootout

Jamie Whincup backed up his qualifying performance with the fastest time in the Top Ten Shootout.

Coulthard and Tander point fingers over monster shunt

Fabian Coulthard and Garth Tander have blamed each other for the monster shunt that ended in Coulthard's Penske Ford being wrecked on the Gold Coast.

Gold Coast 600: Van Gisbergen overcomes time penalty, takes Saturday win

Shane Van Gisbergen and co-driver Alexandre Premat emerged victorious in the first 300km race at Surfers Paradise.

McLaughlin: Whincup move “not on”

Scott McLaughlin says he is gutted for the Garry Rogers Motorsport crew that he couldn’t grab a Bathurst 1000 win before departing the team, and says Jamie Whincup’s controversial pass attempt “wasn’t on”.

Bathurst 1000: Davison/Webb clinch thrilling victory

Will Davison and Jono Webb clinched a thrilling Bathurst 1000 victory, Davison holding off a determined Shane van Gisbergen in stunning style to win The Great Race.

Tander: Walkinshaw exit no distraction ahead of Bathurst

Garth Tander says his impending exit from the Walkinshaw Racing set-up won’t be a distraction as he looks to add a fourth Bathurst title later this week.

Tander down but not out over Walkinshaw decision

Garth Tander admits he is disappointed with Walkinshaw Racing’s decision to not re-sign him for the 2017 season, but says he’ll be “racing next year” despite today’s announcement.

Walkinshaw confirms Pye, Courtney for 2017

Scott Pye will join James Courtney at Walkinshaw Racing for the 2017 Supercars season, leaving Garth Tander on the hunt for a new drive.

Tander left fuming by Sandown lapped traffic

Garth Tander says he considered ‘sending a lapped car off’ during the Sandown 500, as he battled through what he refers to as “ridiculous” backmarking traffic.

Tander: Sandown win a show of Walkinshaw strength

Garth Tander says today’s Sandown 500 victory shows that the Walkinshaw Racing organisation “hasn’t dropped its lip” in the wake of the Holden sponsorship decision.

Sandown 500 will be 'all over the place', says Whincup

Wet weather will lead to today’s Sandown 500 being ‘all over the place’, according to pole-sitter Jamie Whincup.