Tagged “v8 supercars”

Racing: Whincup And Other Famous ‘Last Lap’ Fuel Disasters

Jamie Whincup’s “oh no” look said it all.

V8 Supercars, Bathurst 12 Hour: The 'Unavoidable' Calendar Clash

The V8 Supercars (V8SC) series this week scheduled its season-opening test session at Sydney Motorsport Park for the weekend of February 6-8 2015; ...

Volvo Australia Boss Talks Prestige Push And Racing-led Popularity Boom

Volvo’s Australian branch is on a mission.  Building on comments from the chairman of Volvo’s parent company, Geely, Volvo Cars...

Holden Extends Red Bull V8 Supercar Partnership, HRT Future Unclear: Video

Holden has extended its partnership with Triple Eight Red Bull Racing Australia, with both carmaker and V8 Supercar team agreeing to a multi-y...

Vale Harry Firth: Australian Motorsport Legend Dies, Aged 96

Australian motorsport legend Harry Firth has died, aged 96.

Volvo Hands Over S60 Polestar To NSW Police, Pursuit Not On The Cards

Volvo has handed the keys to an S60 Polestar performer over to the New South Wales police; the car already decked out in police livery.

V8 Supercars: Erebus And Mercedes-Benz Break Through At Winton

Erebus Motorsport driver Lee Holdsworth has delivered a historic first win for Mercedes-Benz fans in the modern era of Australian Touring...

The Week That Was: Skoda Octavia RS, Outlander PHEV, Kia Pro_Cee’d GT

The 2014 Skoda Octavia RS arrived in Australia this week, available with petrol and diesel turbo engines, in both ‘lift-back’ sedan and...

V8SC: Volvo Celebrates First Australian Touring Car Win In 17 Years

Volvo Polestar Racing has given Volvo its first Australian Touring Car win in 17 years, with victory in Sunday’s V8 Supercar support race at ...

Nissan Playstation GT Academy Australia Launching In 2014

Nissan’s GT Academy is headed to Australia in 2014, giving PlayStation 3 gamers the chance to turn virtual racing dreams into reality.

The Week That Was: Toyota Australia Production Ending, Kia Soul, Audi S1

The last of Australia’s car production pins fell this week, with confirmation that Toyota will exit Australian manufacturing in 2017.

Volvo S60 V8 Supercar Unveiled For 2014 Season

Volvo has pulled the covers off its S60 V8 Supercar, set to fly the flag during the 2014 season for Garry Rogers Motorsport (GRM).

Volvo Polestar Racing Fires Up V8 Supercar Engine For 2014 Season

UPDATE: Polestar has released a video of the new engine being started.

2014 Bathurst 12 Hour: Eric Bana Confirmed, McLaren MP4-12C On The Grid

There's just 19 days until the 2014 Bathurst 12-Hour gets underway, and final entries and driver combinations are being locked in this week.

V8 Supercars: Whincup Wins Fifth Championship In Six Years

Jamie Whincup has taken out the 2013 V8 Supercars Championship with third place in the final race of the season at the NRMA 500 at Sydney...

Racing: Ingall’s Career A Guinness Record, Bumper Bathurst 12 Hour Grid

V8 Supercar driver Russell Ingall has become the first driver in the category to be recognised by Guinness World Records (GWR).

The Week That Was: Volvo S60 Polestar, Opel Astra OPC Review, New Mazda3

Volvo hogged the headlines this week, with confirmation that the Swedish carmaker is back in Australian touring car racing.

Volvo Set To Join V8 Supercars: Report

Volvo is expected today to announce its entry as the fifth manufacturer to be represented in Australia's V8 Supercars series.

V8SC 2012 Round 12: Davison Ends 888’s 11-Race Streak

Will Davison has reversed his run of recent misfortune by taking out Race 23 with co-driver Mika Salo, following a typically eventful Gold Coast...

V8SC 2012 Round 11: Whincup Takes Fourth Bathurst Crown

Jamie Whincup and Paul Dumbrell have clinched victory by just 0.3 seconds in the 50th running of the Bathurst 1000.

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Gallery2014 V8 Supercars Winton Round - Erebus Motorsport Mercedes-Benz

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Gallery2014 Volvo Polestar Racing V8 Supercars Engine

Gallery2012 V8 Supercars Round 12 - Gold Coast 600

GalleryV8 Supercars - Jamie Whincup Wins Bathurst 1000

GalleryV8SC: 2012 FPR Bathurst Livery

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V8 Supercars - Volvo Polestar Engine Starts Up

V8 Supercars - Volvo Polestar Engine Starts Up POSTED TUE, 11 FEB, 2014

Craig Lowndes - Sydney Motorsport Park New Circuit

Craig Lowndes - Sydney Motorsport Park New Circuit POSTED WED, 25 JUL, 2012