Motorsport News

Kelly to continue Castrol retro theme at Bathurst

Kelly to continue Castrol retro theme at Bathurst

Rick Kelly’s Nissan Altima Supercar will run a Larry Perkins ’93 Castrol Racing tribute livery in this weekend’s Bathurst 1000. 27 Sep 2018
Sauber signs Giovinazzi

Sauber signs Giovinazzi

Antonio Giovinazzi has been named as new team-mate to Kimi Raikkonen at the Sauber Alfa Romeo Formula 1 team for 2019. 26 Sep 2018
‘Scott Dixon Day’ declared at Indianapolis

‘Scott Dixon Day’ declared at Indianapolis

Indianapolis mayor Joe Hogsett has officially declared Monday, September 24, 2018, to be ‘Scott Dixon Day’, ahead of the world premiere of a documentary about the New Zealand-born IndyCar champion. 25 Sep 2018
Le Mans Ford GT set for October Bathurst

Le Mans Ford GT set for October Bathurst

Even if a Holden driver scores pole position for this year’s Bathurst 1000, it could be that the fastest car at Mount Panorama will be a Ford. 19 Sep 2018
Ferrari falters as Hamilton reigns supreme in Singapore

Ferrari falters as Hamilton reigns supreme in Singapore

Lewis Hamilton took a significant step closer to a fifth world championship crown with a dominant victory in the Singapore Grand Prix. 17 Sep 2018
Whincup heads Triple Eight triple treat at Sandown

Whincup heads Triple Eight triple treat at Sandown

Jamie Whincup lead home a one-two-three result for Triple Eight Race Engineering in the Sandown 500. 17 Sep 2018
Leclerc confirmed at Ferrari as Raikkonen returns to Sauber

Leclerc confirmed at Ferrari as Raikkonen returns to Sauber

Charles Leclerc has been confirmed to drive for Ferrari in 2019 in a straight driver swap that will see Ferrari incumbent Kimi Raikkonen take over Leclerc’s vacated seat at Sauber. 12 Sep 2018
Young driver to receive Sport Australia Hall of Fame mentorship

Young driver to receive Sport Australia Hall of Fame mentorship

Young openwheeler driver Cameron Shields has become the first racing driver to be selected for the Sport Australia Hall of Fame 2019 and Mentoring programme. 11 Sep 2018
Hamilton downs dominant Ferraris at Monza

Hamilton downs dominant Ferraris at Monza

Lewis Hamilton survived an opening lap clash with championship rival Sebastian Vettel to go on to defeat the remaining Ferrari of Kimi Raikkonen to claim the Italian Grand Prix. 3 Sep 2018
Le Mans sports car series for Australia

Le Mans sports car series for Australia

Le Mans-style prototype sports car racing is coming to Australia in 2019. 29 Aug 2018
Vettel serene in Spa

Vettel serene in Spa

Sebastian Vettel scored a convincing win in the Belgian Grand Prix to get his championship quest back on track as hostilities resumed in Formula 1 after the mid-season summer break. 27 Aug 2018
Whincup wins as van Gisbergen takes Supercars series lead

Whincup wins as van Gisbergen takes Supercars series lead

Jamie Whincup got his title defence back on track with victory in Sunday’s leg of the first-ever Supercars championship round at the new Tailem Bend circuit. 27 Aug 2018
Ricciardo: I considered quitting F1 before ballsy Renault move

Ricciardo: I considered quitting F1 before ballsy Renault move

Australian Formula One driver Daniel Ricciardo admitted he even considered quitting the sport before switching teams from Red Bull to Renault for next season. 24 Aug 2018
Green light for new V8 openwheeler series

Green light for new V8 openwheeler series

A new 5-litre V8-powered premier openwheeler formula is set to kick off in Australia next year. 23 Aug 2018
Whincup escapes serious injury in roller door incident

Whincup escapes serious injury in roller door incident

Jamie Whincup will arrive at the new Tailem Bend circuit this weekend looking slightly the worse for wear after sustaining a cut above his left eye in an accident at home days out from the event. 22 Aug 2018
Toyotas excluded from Silverstone WEC

Toyotas excluded from Silverstone WEC

Both factory Toyotas have been excluded from the Silverstone round of the World Endurance Championship. 20 Aug 2018
Sainz signs with McLaren

Sainz signs with McLaren

The McLaren Formula 1 team has named Carlos Sainz as replacement for the departing Fernando Alonso. 17 Aug 2018
Alonso quits F1

Alonso quits F1

Fernando Alonso has decided he will not race in Formula 1 in 2019. 15 Aug 2018
Ford Supercars rookie switches to Holden

Ford Supercars rookie switches to Holden

Supercars rookie Todd Hazelwood will switch from a Ford Falcon to a Holden Commodore for the rest of the season, in a deal that next year will see him race a Triple Eight-prepared Commodore ZB. 14 Aug 2018
Stroll heads Force India rescue team

Stroll heads Force India rescue team

Administrators for the Force India Formula 1 team have accepted a bid from a consortium led by Canadian businessman Lawrence Stroll, laying to rest doubts about the team’s immediate future. 8 Aug 2018
Van Gisbergen lights up in Supercars night clash

Van Gisbergen lights up in Supercars night clash

Shane van Gisbergen delivered what may prove to be a pivotal result in his battle for Supercars Championship honours with a brilliantly executed victory in the Saturday night under-lights Sydney Motorsport Park round. 5 Aug 2018