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Nikon SuperGP – Mark Winterbottom

For those of you whom may not have caught the telecast, please take a look at the video link below for the final stages of Mark Winterbottom’s dominant performance at the Nikon SuperGP over the weekend, which saw him leave his opposition in shock after topping qualifying, taking Pole position, two race victories and two […]

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Aussie V8 Supercars testing fibre technology used by F1 leaders

Australian manufacturer Colan is working with V8 supercar teams to test the use of a revolutionary new lightweight fibre for the Australian championship following its successful use in Formula One cars. The new fibre, Innegra, is a high performance yarn that, when combined with carbon fibre, can improve the toughness of the cars while decreasing […]

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Cold Chisel reforms for one-off at V8 Supercar Sydney Telstra 500

In an entertainment coup, V8 Supercars Australia has confirmed the country’s most successful rock band, Cold Chisel, will re-unite for a special one show only concert event at the much anticipated Sydney Telstra 500, on Saturday 5 December. The announcement cements the Sydney Telstra 500 as Sydney’s biggest sporting and entertainment event for 2009, with […]

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Troy Bayliss prepared for V8 Supercar debut at Phillip Island

While an expert of the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit on two wheels, Troy Bayliss will become a rookie all over again this weekend when the multiple World Superbike Champion gets behind the wheel of a Paul Morris Motorsports prepared Commodore with Dean Fiore at the first endurance race of the 2009 V8 Supercar Championship […]

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Todd and Rick Kelly a combination to watch at L&H 500

Jack Daniel’s Racing team-mate and brothers Todd and Rick Kelly both see their #7 Jack Daniel’s Racing Holden Commodore as one of the cars to watch in the L&H 500 at the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit in Victoria this weekend. The Bathurst-winning brothers will team-up for only the second time in their career for […]

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Richards and McConville team up for enduro assault – Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000

The final driver pairings for Team BOC and WOW Racing for the upcoming L&H 500 at Phillip Island and the Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 have been announced. Main series drivers Jason Richards and Cameron McConville will team up in the No 8 Team BOC Commodore while former fulltime Team BOC driver Andrew Jones returns in […]

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Kelly Racing successful in pre-enduro Winton test

Please see below quotes from drivers involved in Kelly Racing’s test day at Winton Motor Raceway in Benalla, Victoria yesterday. The test day is crucial preparation for this season’s V8 Supercar endurance events, starting with the L&H500 at Phillip Island in two weeks time, followed by October’s Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000. Viewed 15018 times by […]

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