Bathurst (2018)

05 Oct - 07 Oct
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Waters unapologetic for Bathurst outburst

Cam Waters says the outburst directed at teammate Chaz Mostert during the Bathurst 1000 was a ‘natural’ reaction to what proved to be a race-ruining clash between two Tickford Fords.

McLaughlin laughs off Bathurst boos

Scott McLaughlin has laughed off the boos from Holden fans that rang out during the Bathurst 1000 podium celebrations, with a light-hearted call-back to the famous 'pack of arseholes' incident.

Penske driver's Bathurst podium helmet stolen

The helmet that Tony D'Alberto wore to third place at the 2017 Bathurst 1000 has been stolen, after the DJR Team Penske co-driver's passenger car was broken into recently in Melbourne.

Reynolds to consult doctor over Bathurst breakdown

David Reynolds will consult a doctor to diagnose why he broke down physically in the closing stages of the Bathurst 1000.

Lowndes wants to match Brock's Bathurst wins

Craig Lowndes has set his sights on chasing down Peter Brock's record nine Bathurst 1000 wins.

Triple Eight fined $5000 for wandering wheel

Triple Eight has been hit with a $5000 fine for the pitstop mistake and resulting wheel loss that ruined Jamie Whincup and Paul Dumbrell's Bathurst 1000 chances.

Bathurst 1000: Lowndes/Richards win, cramps deny Reynolds

Craig Lowndes is now a seven-time Bathurst 1000 winner, while Steve Richards has five crowns to his name, after the veterans combined to take a dramatic victory at Mount Panorama.

Bathurst 1000: Reynolds/Youlden lead, drama for Red Bull Holdens

Reigning Bathurst 1000 winners David Reynolds and Luke Youlden are leading the Great Race at the midway point, while both the Red Bull Holdens have hit trouble.

Reynolds labels Bathurst pole lap 'a controlled explosion'

David Reynolds has labelled the Shootout lap that secured him a second career Bathurst 1000 pole position "a controlled explosion".

Bathurst 1000: Reynolds takes pole by 0.009s

Reigning Bathurst 1000 winners David Reynolds and Luke Youlden will start this year's race from pole position, after Reynolds pipped Jamie Whincup by 0.009s in the Top 10 Shootout.

Bathurst 1000: Reynolds sets practice pace, scare for McLaughlin

David Reynolds led an Erebus one-two in the final full practice session ahead of the Bathurst 1000, while Scott McLaughlin went within millimetres of hitting the wall.

Lowndes bracing for emotional final Bathurst Shootout

Craig Lowndes is bracing himself for an emotional final appearance in a Bathurst Top 10 Shootout tomorrow.

Bathurst 1000: Whincup pips Reynolds in qualifying thriller

Jamie Whincup pipped David Reynolds by just over a tenth in what was a thrilling battle for provisional pole ahead of the Bathurst 1000.

Bathurst 1000: Caruso tops final pre-qualifying practice

Michael Caruso was fastest in a fifth consecutive weather-affected practice at the Bathurst 1000, the final hit-out before qualifying this afternoon.

Bathurst 1000: Youlden fastest, Canto crashes out

Luke Youlden topped the first dry practice session ahead of the Bathurst 1000, as Dean Canto became the first driver to be bitten by the Mount Panorama walls.

Holden unveils wild 1340-horsepower Bathurst concept

Holden has lifted the lid on a futuristic electric-powered concept car that it predicts could lap Mount Panorama in less than 90 seconds.

Live Bathurst test for new Supercars transaxle

Simona de Silvestro tested what is expected to become the new control transaxle in Supercars during practice at Mount Panorama today.

Rain is Tickford's only Bathurst hope – Stanaway

A wet race is Tickford Racing's only chance of winning this Sunday's Bathurst 1000, according to practice pacesetter Richie Stanaway.

Bathurst 1000: Stanaway fastest in final Thursday session

Richie Stanaway rounded out Thursday's running at Mount Panorama with the fastest time from a third consecutive wet weather practice session.

Bathurst 1000: Premat fastest in co-driver practice

Alex Premat put DJR Team Penske on top in a wet co-driver practice at the Bathurst 1000.

Bathurst 1000: Davison tops soaked opening practice

Will Davison led the way in a weather-affected opening practice session for the 2018 Bathurst 1000.

Ford GT to race Falcon and Mustang at Bathurst

Ford's will pit its Le Mans-winning GT against a Falcon Supercar and a GT4-spec Mustang at the Bathurst 1000 this week.

Nissan shaping up for best Bathurst chance

This year's Bathurst 1000 will be Nissan Motorsport's best chance yet of Mount Panorama glory, according to lead driver Rick Kelly.

Bathurst 1000 to make Australian broadcast history

The Bathurst 1000 will make Australian sports broadcasting history this year by becoming the first event to be televised in 4K resolution.