Cafe Chat

Q&A: Nissan CEO Peter Jones on Altima

Q&A: Nissan CEO Peter Jones on Altima

3 December 2013

Cafe ChatV8 Supercars

Speedcafe.com's Stefan Bartholomaeus speaks with Nissan Australia managing director and CEO Peter Jones following the showroom release of the Nissan Altima Read More

CAFE CHAT: Eugene Arocca on Formula 4

CAFE CHAT: Eugene Arocca on Formula 4

8 November 2013

Cafe ChatNational

Following the announcement that an Australian FIA Formula 4 Championship will take place in 2015, Speedcafe.com's Stefan Bartholomaeus spoke to CAMS chief executive Eugene Arocca about the road ahead Read More

CAFE CHAT: Troy Kelly on the 5.0 litre TCA

CAFE CHAT: Troy Kelly on the 5.0 litre TCA

7 November 2013

Cafe ChatV8 Supercars

President Troy Kelly chats to Speedcafe.com about the Australian 5.0 Litre Touring Car Association Read More

CAFE CHAT: John Martin on the WEC

CAFE CHAT: John Martin on the WEC

23 October 2013

Cafe ChatInternational

A solid second season in the World Endurance Championship has John Martin encouraged that his career is on the right track Read More

Q&A: Nissan and Nismo bosses on V8 Supercars

Q&A: Nissan and Nismo bosses on V8 Supercars

21 October 2013

Cafe ChatV8 Supercars

Nissan's Melbourne-based V8 Supercars effort is expected to enter 2014 with sharpened aerodynamic and engine packages thanks to the mobilisation of the company's global performance giant, Nismo Read More

Q&A: Winterbottom, Richards on Bathurst victory

Q&A: Winterbottom, Richards on Bathurst victory

13 October 2013

Cafe ChatV8 Supercars

Mark Winterbottom and Steven Richards discuss their victory in the 2013 Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 Read More

CAFE CHAT: Michael Caruso on Bathurst

CAFE CHAT: Michael Caruso on Bathurst

9 October 2013

Cafe ChatV8 Supercars

Michael Caruso's eighth start in The Great Race will be significantly different than any that have gone before it Read More

Cafe Chat: Andy Priaulx eyes Bathurst potential

Cafe Chat: Andy Priaulx eyes Bathurst potential

1 October 2013

Cafe Chat

Touring car ace Andy Priaulx is primed for his fourth career start in Australia’s greatest domestic motor race, the Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 October 10-13 Read More

Cafe Chat: Mattias Ekstrom ready for Bathurst challenge

Cafe Chat: Mattias Ekstrom ready for Bathurst challenge

24 September 2013

Cafe Chat

Mattias Ekstrom faces a fresh challenge when he embarks on his Bathurst debut in a couple of weeks in what is the middle leg of the three-event Pirtek Enduro Cup Read More

CAFE CHAT: Quinn reflects on WRC effort

CAFE CHAT: Quinn reflects on WRC effort

19 September 2013

Cafe Chat

Coffs Harbour driver Nathan Quinn lived the dream at Coates Hire Rally Australia Read More

CAFE CHAT: Craig Baird on his Sepang 12 Hour win

CAFE CHAT: Craig Baird on his Sepang 12 Hour win

4 September 2013

Cafe Chat

Craig Baird produced a champagne performance to win the highly regarded Sepang 12 Hour Malaysia Merdeka Endurance Race Read More

CAFE CHAT: Arocca on open-wheel direction

CAFE CHAT: Arocca on open-wheel direction

28 August 2013

Cafe Chat

With Australian open-wheel racing at a crossroads, Speedcafe.com's Stefan Bartholomaeus spoke to CAMS CEO Eugene Arocca about the way forward Read More

VIDEO: Cafe Chat with Glenn Seton

VIDEO: Cafe Chat with Glenn Seton

21 August 2013

Cafe Chat

Nearly eight years after his final full-time V8 Supercars season, Glenn Seton remains heavily involved in motor racing. He spoke to Speedcafe.com at a recent Australian Manufacturers' Championship event about his past, present and future for this special edition of Cafe Chat Read More

Q&A: McConville on juggling Porsche and V8s

Q&A: McConville on juggling Porsche and V8s

15 August 2013

Cafe Chat

Adding the top motorsport job at Porsche Cars Australia to his existing roles with V8 Supercars and CAMS ensures that the already busy Cameron McConville is in for a hectic second half of the year Read More

Q&A: Andrew Dickeson

Q&A: Andrew Dickeson

7 August 2013

Cafe Chat

Andrew Dickeson is excited about teaming up with engineer Owen Kelly again on the biggest weekend of the Tasmanian’s successful racing career Read More

Q&A: David Catchpole on Australia's WRC future

Q&A: David Catchpole on Australia's WRC future

24 July 2013

Cafe Chat

Measures to help the Australian round of the World Rally Championship garner the same level of support it enjoyed in Western Australia are being vigorously pursued to ensure its new home in Coffs Harbour Read More

Q&A: Rick Kelly on Bathurst in a GT-R

Q&A: Rick Kelly on Bathurst in a GT-R

Rick Kelly discusses the 2014 Bathurst 12 Hour and Nismo driver exchange program with Stefan Bartholomaeus Read More

Q&A: Stoner still searching for freedom

Q&A: Stoner still searching for freedom

From international MotoGP star to Dunlop Series rookie, Casey Stoner's racing career continue to capture widespread attention from the Australian public and media Read More

Q&A: Renee Gracie

Q&A: Renee Gracie

27 June 2013

Cafe Chat

Teenage driver Renee Gracie is eager to get back into battle when round 4 of the Australian Carrera Cup Championship kicks off in Townsville from July 5-7 Read More

Q&A: Garry Rogers looks to 2014

Q&A: Garry Rogers looks to 2014

19 June 2013

Cafe Chat

As one of the sport’s most colourful characters, it should be no surprise that it was Garry Rogers who pulled off what is perhaps the most left-field deal in V8 Supercars history Read More

CAFE CHAT: Michael Guest/Gregoire Dupont

CAFE CHAT: Michael Guest/Gregoire Dupont

12 June 2013

Cafe Chat

A fresh form of rallying is taking to Australian shores in the way of Side-by-Side competition as Can-Am boss Gregoire Dupont and his team front-man Michael Guest look to the future of this exciting new category Read More

Dowe: It's 'pedal to the metal' at HRT

Dowe: It's 'pedal to the metal' at HRT

The Holden Racing Team's highly experienced performance director Tony Dowe discusses the process of turning the factory Commodores into winners Read More

CAFE CHAT: Al D'Alberto

CAFE CHAT: Al D'Alberto

29 May 2013

Cafe Chat

Team HIFLEX began the new generation of V8 Supercars briskly, cashing in where some bigger teams struck problems Read More

CAFE CHAT: Bryan Staring

CAFE CHAT: Bryan Staring

17 April 2013

BikesCafe ChatNews

The Perth racer Bryan Staring is the new Australian star on the MotoGP scene. The 25-year-old was hand picked by the Gresini Honda outfit to develop its CRT bike in the premier road bike category Read More

CAFE CHAT: Barry Oliver

CAFE CHAT: Barry Oliver

4 April 2013

Cafe Chat

The dulcet tones of Barry Oliver may no longer be heard at V8 Supercar meetings but the former long-time commentator remains a constant in Australian motor racing Read More

CAFE CHAT: Tony Quinn

CAFE CHAT: Tony Quinn

27 March 2013

Cafe Chat

It has taken Tony Quinn 12 months to turn a barren paddock into a cleverly manicured boutique racetrack at Cromwell, near Queenstown Read More

CAFE CHAT: Scott McLaughlin relishing soft tyres

CAFE CHAT: Scott McLaughlin relishing soft tyres

20 March 2013

Cafe ChatFeatured News

Scott McLaughlin’s career continues to evolve at a rapid pace Read More

CAFE CHAT: Force India's COO Otmar Szafnauer

CAFE CHAT: Force India's COO Otmar Szafnauer

15 March 2013

Cafe Chat

The next few months will be important ones for the future of the Force India Formula 1 team Read More

CAFE CHAT: Jonny Reid

CAFE CHAT: Jonny Reid

6 March 2013

Cafe ChatCrimsafe

Jonny Reid is committed to helping Dick Johnson Racing turn around its fortunes after re-inventing his career Read More

CAFE CHAT: Christian Klien

CAFE CHAT: Christian Klien

1 March 2013

Cafe Chat

Austrian racer Christian Klien has shown his class by soaring to pole position on debut for Erebus Motorsport on the streets of Adelaide Read More