V8 Supercars Features

12/07/2007 - 12:09

The 2008 V8 Supercar Championship appears set to have a distinctly red tinge to it, following on from today's confirmed driver changes.

06/11/2007 - 00:00

"It's been a humbling experience to pass Peter Brock, particularly while in our new car designated 'VE 05' - very spooky stuff! Today was fantastic and it was great to do a solid job." - Mark Skaife.

06/10/2007 - 00:00

"The car was great and we did the job today. That's twice this year we've debuted new cars for race wins." - Mark Skaife.

06/09/2007 - 00:00

"I was delighted with the car setup from the beginning. It was very good in both wet and dry conditions. The conditions were constantly changing today which required a little bit of patience" - Craig Lowndes.

04/22/2007 - 00:00

"Garth and I were on equal points in a couple of rounds last year, and it looks like it is happening again. I think I will need to pull my finger out to keep up with him this year. He was quicker than us all weekend here as well as in Perth, so we have some work to do." - Rick Kelly

04/21/2007 - 00:00

"This is good, but it is only Race 1 of round three of a long year, and we have a long way to go. We will look to make some changes to see if we can make the car flow a bit better through the final two corners." ...Garth Tander

04/19/2007 - 00:00

"It was a good session and we have improved since Adelaide and Perth. The car is starting to feel like our VZ did towards the end of 2006" ...Todd Kelly

Race Reactions: Bigpond 400 - Race One.
03/24/2007 - 00:00

"I am happy about everything today - the car was absolutely awesome. We changed it a little bit from practice yesterday and the car was flowing beautifully right from the outset." - Garth Tander.

03/23/2007 - 00:00

"We are happy with our progress today. We are very mindful that it is early in the weekend. The car needs to be better and I need to do a better job yet." - Garth Tander.

03/12/2007 - 00:00

HRT has submitted paperwork for review on the final day of its two-week extension for a TEGA enquiry into the ownership of the operation. However, officials have again failed to make a concrete desicion on the team's future in the championship.

03/04/2007 - 00:00

"I'm stoked to win here in the new car first time out. Several things have motivated us to get the job done this year..." - Rick Kelly.

03/03/2007 - 00:00

"I am to be completely honest, a little bit blown away. To keep the momentum from last year, especially in a new car, was sensational." - Todd Kelly.

03/03/2007 - 00:00

In the first of the new qualifying format for the 2007 V8 Supercar Championship Series, Matthew Agius takes a look at what qualifying for the Clipsal 500 Adelaide indicates for the forthcoming round, and the short term championship.

03/02/2007 - 00:00

"We've been pushing really hard for this. I'm not going to lie and say that we knew we were going to take pole. It's a nice surprise, a great result and I'm super happy." - James Courtney

Race forecast - Cooler racing for Clipsal drivers.
03/02/2007 - 00:00

Saturday looks set to be much cooler as the Australian Bureau of Meteorology forecasts a top of twenty-eight degrees for the first day of V8 Supercar racing at the Clipsal 500 Adelaide.

02/10/2007 - 00:00

In the second installment of Crash.net's off-season V8 Supercar coverage, Matthew Agius looks at the recent flurry of team launches, from Toll HSV Dealer Team, Team Vodafone, Britek Motorsport and Team Sirromet Wines.

01/22/2007 - 00:00

With the start of the 2007 V8 Supercar Championship Series just over a month away, punters both new and old keenly await the unveiling of the war paint for the various Ford and Holden operations in the series.

12/11/2006 - 00:00

After a highly talked about conclusion to the 2006 V8 Supercar Championship Series, Crash.net's Australian V8 Supercar correspondent, Matthew Agius, looks into the year that was for the Tom Walkinshaw Performance Group.

11/25/2006 - 00:00

Ford has won the 2006 V8 Supercar Manufacturers' Championship in Bahrain this weekend, with Jason Bright taking his second round win for the year.

11/06/2006 - 00:00

BroadIP and now Caterpillar - two major sponsors for Ford Performance Racing in 2007 have, in the case of the latter announced their departure from the team for 2007, or in the instasnce of the former, disappeared from the scene entirely. Matthew Agius takes a look at today's shock announcement from Ford's current darlings.

10/10/2006 - 00:00

The Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 has concluded the ninth round of the V8 Supercar Championship Series, and the final equations for calculating the net championship table have been completed.

10/03/2006 - 00:00

In the first of a comprehensive two-part preview, Matthew Agius evaluates the chances for all of Holden's entries for this weekend's ninth round of the V8 Supercar Championship Series - the illustrious Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000.

09/23/2006 - 00:00

Holden are in big trouble in the V8 Supercar Championship Series after Sandown, with Garth Tander slipping out of the top three on adjusted points, and six Ford drivers inheriting spots in the top eight of the adjusted points table, says Matthew Agius

09/08/2006 - 00:00

The Confederation of Australian Motor Sports [CAMS] has advised that national legend, veteran racer PETER BROCK, was killed about 11:50am WST Friday while racing a Daytona Coupe replicar in the Targa West rally in Western Australia, about 25 miles outside Perth.