International

Dindo Capello calls time on sportscar career

Dindo Capello calls time on sportscar career

24 July 2012

International

Three-time Le Mans 24 Hours winner Dindo Capello has officially announced his retirement from top level endurance racing Read More

Edgell increases V8 SuperTourers field to 20 for Taupo

Edgell increases V8 SuperTourers field to 20 for Taupo

23 July 2012

International

Tim Edgell Racing will join Simon McLennan's M2 Motorsport in debuting a new V8 SuperTourer at next month's Father's Day 400 at Taupo Read More

Troubles continue for Jordan Oon in France

Troubles continue for Jordan Oon in France

23 July 2012

International

Australian Formula 3 racer Jordan Oon well head into the summer break fourth in the European F3 Open Copa standings, despite a tough weekend at Paul Ricard in France Read More

Murphy: V8 SuperTourer restructure a positive move

Murphy: V8 SuperTourer restructure a positive move

Leading V8 SuperTourers driver Greg Murphy believes that changes to the category's management were necessary in order to secure the future of the New Zealand class Read More

V8 SuperTourers court Euro drivers as category gets shake-up

V8 SuperTourers court Euro drivers as category gets shake-up

20 July 2012

International

Highly experienced motor racing administrator Didier Debae has been appointed as acting Chief Executive of the V8 SuperTourers as the fledgling category undergoes a structural shake up Read More

SuperTourers team to hold test shootout for enduro drivers

SuperTourers team to hold test shootout for enduro drivers

V8 SuperTourers team International Motorsport will conduct a shootout between prospective endurance drivers before the category's first two-driver race at Taupo Read More

Ratel to pull plug on GT1 World Championship

Ratel to pull plug on GT1 World Championship

19 July 2012

International

The Stephane Ratel Organisation has informed the FIA's GT Commission that it will cease promoting the FIA GT1 World Championship at the end of the current season, seemingly signifying the class's death Read More

D'Alberto to join Booth for V8 SuperTourer enduros

D'Alberto to join Booth for V8 SuperTourer enduros

V8 Supercars driver Tony D'Alberto will team with V8 SuperTourer front-runner Andy Booth in the New Zealand category's three upcoming endurance races Read More

V8 SuperTourers unmoved by driver withdrawals

V8 SuperTourers unmoved by driver withdrawals

New Zealand's V8 SuperTourers Series says it is unconcerned by the withdrawal of both Shane van Gisbergen and Fabian Coulthard from its upcoming endurance races Read More

Frustrating weekend for Australian at Brands Hatch

Frustrating weekend for Australian at Brands Hatch

16 July 2012

International

Australian racer Jordan Oon endured a tough weekend at Brands Hatch in England for the latest round of the European F3 Open Read More

Targa NZ entry incentive for Australians

Targa NZ entry incentive for Australians

10 July 2012

International

Australians planning on contesting the 2012 Targa New Zealand are being offered free shipping as an incentive to compete in the popular road race Read More

NZ Ute champ joins Gaunt for V8 SuperTourer enduros

NZ Ute champ joins Gaunt for V8 SuperTourer enduros

10 July 2012

International

Reigning NZ V8 Ute Champion Andrew Waite will drive alongside Daniel Gaunt in Tasman Motorsports' entry at the upcoming V8 SuperTourer Series endurance races Read More

Shae Davies dominates in his international race debut

Shae Davies dominates in his international race debut

2 July 2012

International

Australian Formula Ford driver Shae Davies has made his mark in his international racing debut, winning both races in the F1600 Formula F Championship Series at the New Jersey Motorsports Park in the United States Read More

Will Bamber secures V8 SuperTourers enduro ride

Will Bamber secures V8 SuperTourers enduro ride

27 June 2012

International

William Bamber will join two-time Bathurst 1000 champion Steve Richards in the #556 Falcon for the first-ever V8 SuperTourer endurance race event in Taupo in September Read More

V8 SuperTourers restructures its management roles

V8 SuperTourers restructures its management roles

Paul Radisich's former position as CEO of the V8 SuperTourers has been filled and re-titled as the new category looks to build momentum into the second half of its inaugural season Read More

Australian scores solid results at Spa-Francorchamps

Australian scores solid results at Spa-Francorchamps

25 June 2012

International

Australian racer Jordan Oon took two top four places away from his first visit to the famous Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium, a visit made for the third round of the 2012 European Formula 3 Open season Read More

West Australian secures European F3 Open drive

West Australian secures European F3 Open drive

20 June 2012

International

West Australian race car driver Jordan Oon has secured a deal to compete in the remaining rounds of the 2012 European Formula 3 Open season Read More

Audi claims historic 1-2-3 result at Le Mans

Audi claims historic 1-2-3 result at Le Mans

Audi has scored an historic Le Mans 24 Hours victory, becoming the first manufacturer to win the classic French race using energy-harvesting technology, combined with four-wheel drive Read More

Australasians deliver strong showing in Le Mans qualifying

Australasians deliver strong showing in Le Mans qualifying

As Le Mans prepares for the showcase drivers parade of champions through the centre of the city, the Australasian contingent have qualified in prominent positions for the prestigious 24 Hour race this weekend Read More

Audi creates history at Le Mans with first hybrid pole

Audi creates history at Le Mans with first hybrid pole

15 June 2012

International

Audi has made Le Mans 24 Hour history, becoming the first manufacturer to score pole in a hybrid car at the famous La Sarthe circuit Read More

Tulloch Motorsport's NZV8 chassis takes shape

Tulloch Motorsport's NZV8 chassis takes shape

14 June 2012

International

Christchurch squad Tulloch Motorsport is ramping up the build of its new Commodore chassis with less than six months remaining before the start of the 2012-13 Gold Star Race Championship Read More

Defending winners on top in first Le Mans qualifying

Defending winners on top in first Le Mans qualifying

14 June 2012

International

A late effort from Andre Lotterer has seen the #1 Audi e-tron lead an Audi 1-2-3 in the first qualifying session for the 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours Read More

Radisich steps down as V8 SuperTourers CEO

Radisich steps down as V8 SuperTourers CEO

11 June 2012

International

Paul Radisich has resigned as CEO of the V8 SuperTourers Series. Read More

John Martin confident ahead of Le Mans debut

John Martin confident ahead of Le Mans debut

7 June 2012

International

Australian driver John Martin is confident of recording a strong result on debut in the Le Mans 24 Hours later this month Read More

John Bowe set for Laguna Seca debut

John Bowe set for Laguna Seca debut

John Bowe will make his first international race start in close to 25 years when he competes in the Monterey Historic race meeting at Laguna Seca in California this August Read More

MPC hails dramatic V8 SuperTourer turnaround

MPC hails dramatic V8 SuperTourer turnaround

The Supercheap Auto-backed Melbourne Performance Centre team has credited radiator supplier PWR for its stunning return to the V8 SuperTourer Series at the weekend Read More

McNish quickest despite crashing in Le Mans test

McNish quickest despite crashing in Le Mans test

4 June 2012

International

Allan McNish has led an Audi 1-2-3 at the top of the Le Mans test day time sheets despite crashing the #2 R18 e-tron Quattro late in the running Read More

Stanaway fractures vertebrae in Formula Renault crash

Stanaway fractures vertebrae in Formula Renault crash

New Zealand's Formula 1 hopeful Richie Stanaway has suffered fractured vertebra in a frightening crash during the third round of the Formula Renault 3.5 Series at Spa Read More

John McIntyre wins V8 SuperTourers sprint title

John McIntyre wins V8 SuperTourers sprint title

John McIntyre overcame poor handling in the third race of the Mike Pero 250 to do just enough to win V8 SuperTourers Sprint Series title – by just two points from Jonny Reid Read More

McLaughlin wins Race 2 as McIntyre takes series lead

McLaughlin wins Race 2 as McIntyre takes series lead

John McIntyre has jumped into the lead of the V8 SuperTourers Sprint Series with just one race to go after a dramatic morning in the Mike Pero 250 at Hampton Downs Read More