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Ambrose a victim of Martinsville carnage

Marcos Ambrose has described himself as a ‘victim’ after being spun into the outside wall early in the Goody’s Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway. Ambrose had been running in the top 20 for the opening stanza of the race, and trailed team-mate AJ Allmendinger in 16th position when he was hit from behind by…



New car for Ambrose at Martinsville

Marcos Ambrose will start this weekend’s Goody’s Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville with a brand-new Richard Petty Motorsport’s chassis. The Australian driver, currently 19th in the NASCAR Sprint Cup title, will get his new machine at the track where he qualified second last year – a season high. This new Dewalt Ford Fusion is RPM’s…



Kimi Raikkonen tight-lipped on F1 return chances

Kimi Raikkonen says he has plenty of options for 2011 as rumours of a return to Formula 1 continue to swirl, but declined to give any hints as to whether he will continue with his rallying career. The 2007 world champion dramatically quit F1 at the end of last season when a planned return to…



How New York Got Screwed By Formula 1

Despite New York possessing the demographics, infrastructure, history and desire to support a stateside return, Formula 1 announced this week the next U.S. Grand Prix is headed to Texas. Here’s how and why New York get screwed. The last American Formula One race was the 2007 F1 U.S. Grand Prix at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway,…



Will F1’s Michael Schumacher get in gear in Malaysia?

It’s only the third race of the season, but Formula One is watching closely to see if Michael Schumacher starts flexing the muscle that made him an unprecedented seven-time champion. After tantalizing the sport by emerging from retirement to join the Mercedes GP team, Schumacher, 41, finished sixth in the season opener in Bahrain (won…



Bob Jane – Rebel at Heart

Fourty eight years ago Bob Jane won the first Bathurst and started a legend Bob Jane was already a star when he and Harry Firth won the first Armstrong 500 miler at Bathurst in 1963. He’d also won the two previous 500s (at Phillip Island) and two Touring Car Championships (1962 and ’63), and was…



Allan Moffat’s 1969 Trans Am Boss 302 Mustang

To generations of fans, Allan Moffat’s Trans-Am Mustang is simply the greatest touring car Australia has ever seen. Even those too young to have personally witnessed its on-track performances have grown to understand its unique status, from listening wide-eyed to countless stories told by their fathers of the excitement created every time it hit the…



Supercars – A Definition

V8 Supercars is a touring car racing category based in Australia and run as an International Series under Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) regulations. As well as enjoying popularity in Australia, it has a considerable following in New Zealand, and is steadily growing in popularity across the world where television coverage allows. V8 Supercar events…



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