Motor Sport

Jamie Wincup, Craig Lowndes and 888 Racing Move to Holden

While the news of Michael Schumacher making a comeback fro Ferrari is making motorsport headlines in other parts of the world the big motorsport news in Australia is all about Jamie Wincup, Craig Lowndes and 888 Racing going over to Holden for the 2010 V8 Supercar season. When you think about all the years and […]

Lowndes Loses a Sponsor

Just when everyone will be watching Financial pressures on the struggling Betta Electrical group will mean that Craig Lowndes and Jamie Whincup will be racing at at Phillip Island without the Betta Electrical brand appearing on their cars or uniforms. Lowndes and his team had already signed a major sponsorship deal with Vodafone for next […]

Mark Webber Goes to Red Bull

After yet another dismal failure beyond his control it’s no wonder that Mark Webber is leaving Williams. Actually reaching the chequered flag has almost become distant memory for him during this Formula 1 season. Williams would have loved him to stay but there was really very little chance of that happening and finally they were […]

Strange Bedfellows in Formula 1

They say that politics makes for some strange bedfellows but now Formula 1 could be challenging politics as Case IH and Ferrari shre the spotlight at Grand Prix Events in North America. Ferrari team cars will feature prominent Case IH decals during the Grand Prix of Canada in Montreal, June 25; and the U.S. Grand […]

Webber on the Front Row at Monaco

Aussie Mark Webber is sitting on the front row of the grid at Monaco after Michael Schumacher tried to pull an unbelievable stunt that would have seen all other drivers at least considerably slower than him in qualifying. Let’s hope that Mark Webber’s car can hold together for the full race because he certainly has […]

The Results of the Malaysian Formula 1 Grand Prix

The results of the Malaysian Formula 1 Grand Prix are: 1. Fisichella/Renault 2. Alonso/Renault 3. Button/Honda 4. Montoya/McLaren-Mercedes 5. Massa/Ferrari 6. M Schumacher/Ferrari Australian Mark Webber retired on lap 17 and his Williams-Cosworth team mate, Nico Rosberg retired on lap 8. Kimi Raikkonen was involved in an accident on the first lap and did not […]

The Aussie in the World Rally Championships

For some reason the press seem to ignore Australian participants in important overseas motor sport events. For example, you will always hear the who won the latest Formula 1 race but you rarely hear where Mark Webber – Australia’s only representative in Formula 1 finished. If Mark Webber doesn’t get much mention in the local […]

Grid Positions for the Malaysian Forumla 1 Grand Prix

The grid for the Malaysian Formule 1 Grand Prix is: 1. Fisichella/Renault 2. Button/Honda 3. Rosberg/Williams-Cosworth 4. Webber/Williams-Cosworth Other grid positions are will not be announced till Sunday morning due to the new rules. A number of drivers, including Schumacher/Ferrari have opted for engine changes and this can affect their position on the starting grid […]

A New Year of Formula 1

The F1 season got off to an interesting start last weekend with the Bahrain Grand Prix. Already Renault have chalked up their first win but drivers agree that this year promises to be much closer than last year. New engines – 2.4 litre V8’s in place of the 3 litre V10’s and a whole new […]

Ice Racing Anyone?

Ice racing is hardly likely to catch on here in Australia any time soon but in Europe it certainly does have a following where a Kia Rio driver has just beaten an F1 driver to take out the championship. The win gives Kia Rio it’s third consecutive series win. Kia Rio driver, Yvan Muller, has […]

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