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Published at 8/10/2022

In what will be an historic twist of fate, John Bowe is to be reunited with an old friend in the form of a Dick Johnson Racing, Ford Sierra RS500, 30 years after he last raced it. With Supercars announcing the Historic Touring Cars will run at Pukekohe as a support category, Bathurst legends Bowe, […]

Published at 8/10/2022

At Victoria’s Sandown Raceway, on the Saturday evening of August 20, Penrite Racing’s Lee Holdsworth will have chalked up a mammoth 500th appearance in Supercars.  He currently sits in 11th place for all time ATCC/Supercars race starts, with only 10 drivers to have previously achieved the feat; three of which are still competing: Mark Winterbottom, […]

Published at 8/9/2022

The first details of Coffs Coast Rally which will take place in and around the Coffs Coast on 25-27 November have been confirmed, with the Raleigh Raceway confirmed to host an exciting Super Special Stages during the event. Serving as both the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship and RSEA Safety Motorsport Australia Rally Championship (ARC) […]

Published at 8/8/2022

Jayden Ojeda will return to Matt Stone Racing for this year’s Bathurst 1000 event after re-signing with the team as a co-driver for a second year running. Ojeda, who will partner with Todd Hazelwood in the #35 Truck Assist Racing Commodore, enters this year’s Bathurst 1000 with more main game experience than his previous great […]

Published at 8/8/2022

Kiwi Scott Dixon stormed home in the IndyCar this morning taking out an eventful Nashville street race, dragging home fellow compatriot Scott McLaughlin on the final corner to take his 53rd career victory. Dixon’s second victory for the year puts him five points over Marcus Ericsson into second, and just seven points of Aussie racer […]

Published at 8/7/2022

Ott Tänak is closing in on his third Secto Rally Finland victory after keeping Toyota’s hard charging Kalle Rovanperä at bay during Saturday’s penultimate leg and extending his lead by 2 seconds after the first stage of today (Sundays) final day. The Estonian driver pushed his Hyundai i20 N to its limits on superfast gravel […]

Published at 8/6/2022

After three years of setbacks, the inaugural Bathurst International will go ahead on November 11-13, with tickets for the event going on sale today. The Mountain will play host to a celebration of international heritage and flavour, with seven categories to heat up the hallowed tarmac, including open racers, touring cars, and GT sports cars. […]

Published at 8/6/2022

Nathan Hearn grabbed his second pole running, edging out series leader and teammate Owen Kelly in damp conditions in a two-part Qualifier. The bottom half of the field went out first for the 10 minute qualifier after the Radical Cup Australia series opened the day on a cold morning in Ipswich, making for some frantic […]

Published at 8/5/2022

Lachlan Harburg will make his step up into the Porsche national series with McElrea Racing at the Queensland Raceway for this weekend’s Speed Series. It will be a familiar name for most Porsche followers, and one that harks back to the pioneering days of the Australia Porsche Cup in the early 1990’s. Lachlan is the […]

Published at 8/5/2022

Nashville’s Big Machine Music IndyCar event shapes as a potentially defining round, as team Penske’s Aussie Indy-star, Will Power, clings to the top with four round’s to come. In one of the tightest championship seasons in IndyCar history, the slightly re-shaped Nashville street circuit is sure to offer up more passing opportunities with some of […]

Published at 8/5/2022

This weekend sees the long awaited return of the GT World Challenge Australia at the Queensland Raceway SpeedSeries in Ipswich, with Mercedes going head to head with Audi. In a frantic run home of races to close the season this year, it all begins on Friday in the practice sessions, before the weekend ushers in […]

Published at 8/4/2022

After a three absence of any major motorsport, the revamped Queensland Raceway will host round five of the Shannons SpeedSeries this weekend. The heavily aged facilities have been given a facelift under the guidance of new owner Tony Quinn, with a new Pitlane and improved spectating areas installed. “Queensland Raceway was first opened in 1999 […]

Published at 8/4/2022

The potential shuffling of Formula 1 seats from the Oscar Piastri fallout has developed yet another angle, with Alpine team principal Otmar Szafnauer declaring that the door is not shut on Daniel Ricciardo should he be seeking a drive elsewhere. As reported by motorsport.com, Szafnauer said that he had already “fielded a bunch of calls […]

Published at 8/3/2022

The Queensland Raceway will play host to what could be a record starting grid for the Turtle Wax Trans Am series this weekend. 29 entries will hopefully take to the grid at ‘the paperclip,’ which will beat the current record of 28 starters that raced at the SMP in May of last year.  The high […]

Published at 8/2/2022

Despite the shock departure of Fernando Alonso from Alpine F1 only 48 hours ago and Alpine claiming that young Aussie Oscar Piastri with replace the Spaniard at the Enstone based squad, it is more likely than not that Piastri will be confirmed as a McLaren driver as soon as today. This announcement will also likely […]

Published at 8/2/2022

Oscar Piastri has declared on his social media overnight that he will not be racing with Alpine next year, reacting to an earlier public statement from the French team that affirmed him as taking Fernando Alonso’s seat for 2023. As reported by AUTO ACTION yesterday, there was speculation that a deal had already been done […]

Published at 8/2/2022

Ferrari team principal, Mattia Binotto, has admitted that whilst the decision to switch Charles Leclerc onto the hard tyres was not the right call, there were other factors at play behind what should have been a defining push towards the title challenge. Leclerc was left bemoaning his team’s choice to pit him for a tyre […]

Published at 8/2/2022

Following the shock news that Fernando Alonso will jump ship to Aston Martin, the dots would seem to connect Piastri with Alpine, but industry speculation suggests that Piastri may well be heading to another team and that the deal was done before Alonso left. With recent talk that Alonso and Alpine were only “a ten […]

Published at 8/1/2022

Aston Martin has wasted no time in replacing Sebastian Vettel, by signing another former world champion in the form of the incomparably experienced Fernando Alonso for a multi-year contract in 2023. After returning to F1 from a racing sabbatical, Alonso spent two years delivering strong results in the developing team alongside Esteban Ocon. Alonso has […]

Published at 8/1/2022

After initial speculation, it is confirmed that Erebus Supercars driver Brodie Kostecki will drive Tim Shaw’s Camaro Trans Am at the Queensland Raceway this coming weekend on August 5-7. It was earlier reported by AUTO ACTION that Shane van Gisbergen was reported to drive the Camaro, but the pin was pulled on that project by […]