International

Greg Murphy ruled out of Taupo, replaced by Nick Cassidy

Greg Murphy ruled out of Taupo, replaced by Nick Cassidy

Nick Cassidy will replace Greg Murphy for the first V8 SuperTourers two-driver round at Taupo on September 1-2 Read More

Motorsport NZ jigsaw falls into place with Suzukis confirmed

Motorsport NZ jigsaw falls into place with Suzukis confirmed

16 August 2012

International

Amid the revolution occurring in domestic motor racing, the Suzuki Championship has been confirmed for next season Read More

The Cafe Network expands with Speedcafe.co.nz

The Cafe Network expands with Speedcafe.co.nz

16 August 2012

International

The Speedcafe family has grown with an exciting new website launched that is dedicated to providing up-to-the-minute coverage for New Zealand motor racing Read More

Webb scores SuperTourers endurance role with McLaughlin

Webb scores SuperTourers endurance role with McLaughlin

16 August 2012

International

The pair will share the wheel of the Supercheap Auto Racing Commodore starting with the Father’s Day 400 at Ricoh Motorsports Park, Taupo from September 1-2 Read More

V8 SuperTourers eyeing Challenge Cup/NZV8 merger

V8 SuperTourers eyeing Challenge Cup/NZV8 merger

13 August 2012

International

The future of New Zealand motorsport took a twist today with the possibility emerging that the NZV8 Championship could soon be combined with V8 SuperTourers' second-tier series, the V8 Challenge Cup Read More

Class podium for Skelta in controversial Pikes Peak

Class podium for Skelta in controversial Pikes Peak

13 August 2012

International

Jeff Denmeade has driven an Australian designed and built Skelta sportscar to a class podium at the 90th running of the legendary Pikes Peak hillclimb Read More

Matt Halliday and Wade Cunningham secured for Taupo enduro

Matt Halliday and Wade Cunningham secured for Taupo enduro

12 August 2012

International

Kiwi V8 SuperTourer team International Motorsport has signed US-based New Zealanders Matt Halliday and Wade Cunningham for the endurance rounds starting with the Father’s Day 400 at Taupo from September 1-2. Read More

Scott Harrison confirmed for M3 Racing at Taupo enduro

Scott Harrison confirmed for M3 Racing at Taupo enduro

10 August 2012

International

Experienced Paul Manuell will be paired with young Scott Harrison for the maiden V8 SuperTourer endurance event at Taupo from September 1-2. Read More

James Davison gets Grand-Am recall this weekend

James Davison gets Grand-Am recall this weekend

8 August 2012

International

James Davison will make his second start in the Grand-Am Series at Watkins Glen this weekend Read More

Certain victory for Porsche RSR goes up in flames in 12 hour

Certain victory for Porsche RSR goes up in flames in 12 hour

5 August 2012

International

The Porsche RSR which had a 32-lap lead suffered an engine explosion with eight minutes remaining in the Hampton Downs 12-hour race. Read More

Porsche RSR leads Hampton Downs 12 hour

Porsche RSR leads Hampton Downs 12 hour

5 August 2012

International

New Zealand Formula Ford champ Andre Heimgartner along with Matt Kingsley, Glenn Smith and John Goodacre are leading the Hampton Downs 12 hour at the halfway mark. Read More

Innes gets M2 Motorsport V8 SuperTourer enduro role

Innes gets M2 Motorsport V8 SuperTourer enduro role

3 August 2012

International

Experienced driver Craig Innes has signed up to co-drive with Simon McLennan for the Father’s Day 400 at Taupo from September 1-2. Read More

Greg Murphy signs Jack Perkins for SuperTourers

Greg Murphy signs Jack Perkins for SuperTourers

Greg Murphy has signed Jack Perkins as his co-driver for the three V8 SuperTourers endurance races later this year Read More

Baird confirms Pither for Taupo SuperTourer enduro

Baird confirms Pither for Taupo SuperTourer enduro

Chris Pither will team up with Craig Baird for the first of the V8 SuperTourer two-driver races at Taupo in early September Read More

Brabham to compete for Team USA scholarship

Brabham to compete for Team USA scholarship

31 July 2012

International

Rising Australian racing star Matthew Brabham has been selected as one of 14 drivers to contest for a Team USA scholarship Read More

Shae Davies set for more American open wheel racing

Shae Davies set for more American open wheel racing

Shae Davies will return for more American open wheel racing after taking another win in his second meeting in the US Formula F 1600 Championship Series Read More

Audi wins at Spa to complete 24 Hour treble

Audi wins at Spa to complete 24 Hour treble

30 July 2012

International

Victory in the Total 24 Hours of Spa for Team Phoenix trio Frank Stippler, Rene Rast and Andrea Piccini has seen Audi become the first manufacturer to field winning cars in the Le Mans, Nurburgring and Spa 24 Hour races during a single year Read More

Davison looks ahead to future Grand-Am starts

Davison looks ahead to future Grand-Am starts

29 July 2012

International

James Davison says he's looking forward to returning to the Grand-Am Series in the near future despite the Michael Baughman Racing team enduring a difficult run in the Brickyard Grand Prix this weekend Read More

Ratel unveils plans for future of GT racing

Ratel unveils plans for future of GT racing

GT racing czar Stephane Ratel has revealed an ambitious plan to hold a reborn version of the FIA GT1 World Championship next season Read More

Greg Murphy unsure if he'll be fit for Taupo

Greg Murphy unsure if he'll be fit for Taupo

27 July 2012

International

Bathurst 1000 legend Greg Murphy is unsure if he will be fit to compete in the V8 SuperTourers first two-driver event at Taupo in September Read More

James Davison to make Indy Grand-Am start

James Davison to make Indy Grand-Am start

26 July 2012

International

Australian James Davison has scored a one-off drive with Corvette team Mike Baughman Racing for this Friday's Grand-Am Series race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Read More

V8 SuperTourers confirms V8 Utes as official support class

V8 SuperTourers confirms V8 Utes as official support class

25 July 2012

International

The UDC V8 Ute Series will run at all six rounds of the V8 SuperTourer Series from 2013 in a three-year deal aimed to bolster the profile of the category Read More

Brabham's McLaren GT program cut short

Brabham's McLaren GT program cut short

24 July 2012

International

David Brabham's season in the Blancpain Endurance Series has ended abruptly with United Autosport announcing that it has withdrawn from the class with immediate effect Read More

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