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Pet food money builds motor racing colossus in South Island

Pet food money builds motor racing colossus in South Island

A new $20million-plus motorsport complex featuring a 4.8km circuit, museum, go-kart track and five-star restaurant is expected to have a soft opening launch early in the New Year at Cromwell, near Queenstown Read More

Christian Klien completes V8 SuperTourer long distance race grid

Christian Klien completes V8 SuperTourer long distance race grid

Former Formula 1 driver Christian Klien has been confirmed to drive the second Supercheap Auto Commodore for the opening V8 SuperTourer endurance race at Taupo from September 1-2 Read More

Mitch Cunningham and Dean Canto named as 11th hour Taupo pairing

Mitch Cunningham and Dean Canto named as 11th hour Taupo pairing

International Motorsport has named Mitch Cunningham and experienced Aussie co-driver Dean Canto as the pairing for its third Ford Falcon at the Father’s Day 400 enduro at Taupo from September 1-2 Read More

No resolution in sight yet for the future of NZ V8s

No resolution in sight yet for the future of NZ V8s

The schism between rival V8 classes in New Zealand remains the major priority when talks between MotorsportNZ and V8 SuperTourers re-commence Read More

V8 SuperTourers confirms 20 cars for Taupo enduro

V8 SuperTourers confirms 20 cars for Taupo enduro

V8 SuperTourer organisers today confirmed there will be 20 cars on the grid for the inaugural long distance meeting for the class - the Father’s Day 400 at Taupo from September 1-2 Read More

A decision soon on whether the V8ST enduro grid stays at 20

A decision soon on whether the V8ST enduro grid stays at 20

V8 SuperTourers could know within 24 hours whether its grid will remain at 20 following the fallout from driver Andy Knight’s alleged ‘car jacking’ case earlier this year Read More

Owen Kelly to co-drive with Uni student Richard Moore

Owen Kelly to co-drive with Uni student Richard Moore

Super-sub Owen Kelly has moved to allay fears by his V8 SuperTourer team that he will be underdone for his maiden drive in the series at the Father’s Day 400 at Taupo from September 1-2 Read More

John Bowe scores podium results at Laguna Seca

John Bowe scores podium results at Laguna Seca

Australian touring car legend John Bowe has completed his first international race meeting in 25 years with two top three finishes at Laguna Seca, California – INCLUDES PHOTO GALLERY Read More

Jeroen Bleekemolen scores V8 SuperTourer ride with Colin Corkery

Jeroen Bleekemolen scores V8 SuperTourer ride with Colin Corkery

Sportscar front-runner Jeroen Bleekemolen will drive with Colin Corkery in the the V8 SuperTourer endurance series Read More

Key international tipped to join Taupo V8 SuperTourer enduro

Key international tipped to join Taupo V8 SuperTourer enduro

Final announcements on pairings for the inaugural V8 SuperTourers endurance series are expected to be made this week including a high profile international driver Read More

Brabham takes third at Road America, retains title lead

Brabham takes third at Road America, retains title lead

Matthew Brabham has capped off a solid weekend at Road America by finishing in third in the final race of the Cooper Tires USF2000 powered by Mazda Championship today Read More

Double wins gives Matthew Brabham USF2000 title lead

Double wins gives Matthew Brabham USF2000 title lead

Matthew Brabham has vaulted himself into the lead of the Cooper Tires USF20000 Championship Powered by Mazda by virtue of a pair of wins at the fast and challenging Road America circuit in Elkhart Lake Read More

Australian firm designing South African V8 series prototype

Australian firm designing South African V8 series prototype

The firm behind the design of Australia's Car of the Future V8 Supercar and New Zealand's V8 SuperTourer chassis, Pace Innovations, has started work on a prototype car for a new V8 touring car class in South Africa Read More

John Bowe thrilled with maiden laps at Laguna Seca

John Bowe thrilled with maiden laps at Laguna Seca

John Bowe has likened the Laguna Seca circuit to a "cross between Phillip Island and Bathurst" after enjoying his first drive at the circuit today Read More

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

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