Category: Australian Motorsport

SANDOWN REDEVELOPMENT PLAN SUBMITTED TO COUNCIL

The wheels are turning on plans to redevelop the area surrounding Sandown Racecourse/Raceway, potentially putting an end to racing at the historic venue. Melbourne Racing Club (MRC), which own the site, has submitted a Planning Scheme Amendment application for the location, which will be considered by Dandenong Council as early as next week. Included in…



ROGERS WANTS TO SEE BASKERVILLE RETURN

Garry Rogers Motorsport and Australian Racing Group owner Barry Rogers wants to return to Baskerville Raceway in Tasmania after a successful trip to the undulating Tasmanian circuit last year. In 2021 ARG categories Trans Am, Touring Car Masters and TCR Australia each had a non-championship round at Baskerville following just days after the opening round…



Ben Grice Reveals Stunning Livery For Mustang Debut

Leading Turtle Wax Trans Am Series competitor Ben Grice will not only debut a brand new Ford Mustang at this weekend’s penultimate round at Sydney Motorsport Park, but it will carry an eye catching livery to match. Described as ‘bald eagle screaming freedom’, the livery features continued support from All American Driveline and Auto Parts…



Renee Gracie’s Bathurst Return Rejected

Ex Supercars driver turned adult entertainer Renee Gracie is reportedly set to miss out on a Bathurst 1000 wildcard after revealing plans to chase the dream. The former two-time Bathurst 1000 competitor said she will use the money she has made from her adult entertainment career on OnlyFans — where she told news.com.au she earns…



Six Day Bathurst 1000 Event Confirmed

It’s official the Bathurst 1000 will run as a six day event, featuring 10 of the most popular categories in the Australian motorsport from Tuesday November 30 – Sunday December 5. Supercars has confirmed the Bathurst 1000, like it did last year, will act as the finale of the 2021 championship after it was announced…



XA GTHO Phase IV sells for Big $$$

It’s one of the most famous cars in Australian touring car history and now the Ford XA Falcon GTHO Phase IV is making headlines again, reportedly selling for a record price for an Australia-built car. Australian Muscle Car Sales claims to have sold this incredibly rare prototype touring car for “just under $2m” to a…



Ross Stone Talks Pirtek Falcon

Supercars Hall of Famer Ross Stone admitted it was hard to select one “standout” moment created by the iconic Pirtek Falcon in the hands of two-time Supercars champion Marcos Ambrose as it left his workshop for the last time yesterday. The Ambrose Pirtek Falcon Ross and his brother Jimmy said goodbye to the most successful…



Enforcer and The Dude – Episode 28

Follow Russell Ingall & Paul Morris for an exclusive behind the scenes look at how a top level Supercars Team operates on a test day at the first official Supercheap Auto Bathurst Wildcard Test. Interviews, tech segments, in-car vision and more.



Heated Debate Over New Bathurst 1000 Date

A heated discussion has broken out regarding the new date for the Bathurst 1000 race between the Supercars Championship and Challenge Bathurst organisations. Due to the COVID pandemic, the 2021 Bathurst 1000 race has been recently announced to be moved to November 4-7. But a two week exclusion period before the Challenge Bathurst event on…



The Big Reveal: Moffat Trans Am Mustang

Garry Rogers Motorsport has now fully revealed the Trans Am Mustang which James Moffat will race in the colours made famous by his father, Allan at Sandown. Moffat is set to make his debut in the National Trans Am Series, and GRM as an entrant, in just over a month from now when the season…