Motorsport News

Vettel downs Hamilton in Melbourne amid Safety Car farce

Vettel downs Hamilton in Melbourne amid Safety Car farce

Sebastian Vettel took first blood in the 2018 Formula 1 season opener in Melbourne, but he needed some luck and a deft strategy call from his Ferrari team to defeat Mercedes and Lewis Hamilton. 26 Mar 2018
Supercars approves new body panels for Ford and Nissan

Supercars approves new body panels for Ford and Nissan

Ford and Nissan teams will run new, lighter composite body panels in their cars in this weekend’s second round of the Virgin Australia Supercars Series at Albert Park. 22 Mar 2018
WATCH: Ricciardo's incredible drift around Albert Park

WATCH: Ricciardo's incredible drift around Albert Park

Daniel Ricciardo is mentally preparing for a gruelling Formula One season by blowing huge plumes of smoke around Melbourne's Albert Park. 22 Mar 2018
Pearson named co-captain of athletics Games team

Pearson named co-captain of athletics Games team

Reigning 100m hurdles World Champion Sally Pearson has been named as Co-Captain of the Australian athletics team alongside Kurt Fearnley for the upcoming Commonwealth Games. 21 Mar 2018
Hamilton worried about Red Bull threat

Hamilton worried about Red Bull threat

Mercedes Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton thinks rival team Red Bull could have the fastest car at the F1 season opener in Melbourne in little over a week’s time. 15 Mar 2018
Susie Wolff to launch scheme to foster females in motorsport

Susie Wolff to launch scheme to foster females in motorsport

Former F1 test driver Susie Wolff is set to launch a new programme to support females in motorsport at the Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park later this month. 9 Mar 2018
Red Bull a threat: Mercedes tech chief

Red Bull a threat: Mercedes tech chief

Mercedes F1 team technical director James Allison believes the Red Bull team could be Mercedes’ biggest rival in 2018. 8 Mar 2018
Van Gisbergen clean sweeps Supercars opener

Van Gisbergen clean sweeps Supercars opener

Shane van Gisbergen made a perfect start to the 2018 Supercars season with back-to-back victories in the Adelaide 500. 5 Mar 2018
Castrol backs Kelly Nissan

Castrol backs Kelly Nissan

Castrol has been announced as the naming rights sponsor on Rick Kelly’s Nissan Altima for 2018 ahead of this weekend’s Supercars season opener in Adelaide. 1 Mar 2018
Fitness a plus for Heimgartner

Fitness a plus for Heimgartner

Andre Heimgartner’s bid to re-establish himself as a permanent full time Supercars driver received a boost with the signing of Plus Fitness as major sponsor on his Nissan Altima. 28 Feb 2018
McLaren hopes for orange crush with new F1 challenger

McLaren hopes for orange crush with new F1 challenger

McLaren has unveiled its new MCL33 Formula 1 car, the first Renault-powered McLaren in the marque’s 50-plus year history. 26 Feb 2018
Ferrari launches new F1 contender

Ferrari launches new F1 contender

Ferrari has unveiled its 2018 Formula 1 car in a lavish ceremony at its Maranello headquarters. 23 Feb 2018
Schwerkolt confirms SuperUtes entry

Schwerkolt confirms SuperUtes entry

Industry interest in the inaugural SuperUtes continues to rise with the news of a new Team 18 Racing ACDelco-backed Holden Colorado entry. 22 Feb 2018
New Red Bull F1 car breaks cover

New Red Bull F1 car breaks cover

Here is the new Red Bull RB14 Formula 1 car which Daniel Ricciardo will race in this year’s World Drivers’ Championship. 20 Feb 2018
NRT to shake up Superbike World Championship

NRT to shake up Superbike World Championship

NRT World Supersport Racing is set to become the world’s first Indian-owned professional motorbike racing team, but owner Vafi Khan says his side aren’t just here to make up the numbers. 18 Feb 2018
Former Supercars team-mates almost come to blows

Former Supercars team-mates almost come to blows

Jonathon Webb and Shane van Gisbergen had to be physically separated by crew members after an on-track exchange during Sydney Motorsport Park’s pre-season Supercars test. 16 Feb 2018
GRM unveils new liveries

GRM unveils new liveries

Garry Rogers Motorsport has revealed the look of its Virgin Australia Supercars Championship and Dunlop Super2 Series entries for 2018. 14 Feb 2018
Dakar star Toby Price for SuperUtes Series

Dakar star Toby Price for SuperUtes Series

Australian off-road motorcycle superstar Toby Price will make his four-wheeled circuit racing debut next month in the opening round of the inaugural SuperUte Series. 14 Feb 2018
New colours for Simona

New colours for Simona

Nissan Motorsport has unveiled new-look livery for Simona de Silvestro’s Team Harvey Norman Nissan Altima Supercar. 14 Feb 2018
Jacobson confirmed for MW Motorsport Nissan

Jacobson confirmed for MW Motorsport Nissan

Rising Supercars youngster Garry Jacobson will contest this year’s Dunlop Super2 Series in a Nissan Altima fielded by MW Motorsport. 13 Feb 2018
Walkinshaw Andretti United unveils 2018 colours

Walkinshaw Andretti United unveils 2018 colours

The newly combined Walkinshaw Andretti United Holden Commodore Supercars team has unveiled the new liveries ahead of the 2018 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship. 13 Feb 2018