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Published at 4/20/2022

Paretta Autosport has announced that it will run a partial IndyCar Series campaign this year, putting Simona De Silvestro behind the wheel of a Chevrolet provided by Ed Carpenter Racing. The #16 Kiwi Co.-backed Paretta Autosport machine will enter a minimum of three rounds at Road America, Mid-Ohio and Nashville, with Team Owner Beth Paretta […]

Published at 4/19/2022

The one-make Toyota Gazoo Racing Australia 86 Series has been added to the Bathurst 12 Hour support card. The event is less than a month away, set to take place from May 13-15 and will be the first of two rounds that the Toyotas will race at The Mountain this year, the second to come […]

Published at 4/19/2022

The Bathurst TCR Australia round was surprisingly strong for the Hyundai contingent at a track where, historically, they have been weak. Prior to the most recent round at Bathurst last weekend the Hyundai i30N’s have struggled to finish inside of the top 10 – this time around it was a very different story. Rookie Bailey […]

Published at 4/18/2022

After a successful return in March this year, the Geelong Revival Motoring Festival will have a second running in 2022 on its traditional weekend from November 25-27. The 2020 and 2021 editions of the festival were postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, however the event returned with a bang in March as part of Geelong’s […]

Published at 4/17/2022

Just over a month ago Cameron Hill and Tom Sargent very nearly pulled out of the Bathurst 6 Hour, however they persisted and incredibly won the race from 61st on the grid. Over the last several weeks Hill, Sargent and the whole CHE Racing operation put in over 100-hour weeks to get the brand-new BMW […]

Published at 4/17/2022

After being disqualified from qualifying, Cameron Hill and Tom Sargent surged through the field to win a thrilling and dramatic Bathurst 6 Hour production car race. There was drama from the opening lap right up to the chequered flag and concluded with a thrilling battle between Supercars driver Tim Slade and Triple Eight Super2 driver […]

Published at 4/16/2022

Reigning Australian Formula Ford champion Tom Sargent dominated qualifying to take pole position for tomorrow’s Bathurst 6 Hour. Sargent was in a league of his own, setting a 2m 24.236s time, over a second clear of the rest of the field. Once again BMWs reigned supreme locking out the top nine positions on the grid […]

Published at 4/16/2022

The Bathurst 6 Hour has quickly established itself as a staple on the Australian Motorsport calendar, an old-school production car race which occurs annually over the Easter long weekend. This year marks the sixth running of the event which has run since 2016 (with the exception of 2020 due to COVID-19), and in 2022 boasts […]

Published at 4/15/2022

In the combined times on Day 1 of the Bathurst 6 Hour it was the #8 BMW M3 of Brad Carr and Tim Slade that was fastest overall. Slade set his time in the closing stages of the opening one-hour practice session dethroning former race winners Beric Lynton, Tim Leahey and their new co-driver, two-time […]

Published at 4/15/2022

A significant opening practice crash for Jay Hanson will see the TCR Australia Series contender jump into the spare Audi Sport Customer Racing chassis for the remainder of the weekend. Hanson’s new Audi RS3 TCR has been withdrawn from Round 3 of the series at Bathurst after Hanson crashed in the opening minutes of practice. […]

Published at 4/14/2022

Hong Kong squad Craft-Bamboo Racing will return to Mount Panorama for the 2022 edition of the Bathurst 12 Hour, pursuing redemption after just missing a podium position in 2020. Craft-Bamboo Racing narrowly missed out on a podium finish due to a late puncture in its last visit, the team looking to make amends this time […]

Published at 4/14/2022

George Miedecke and Marcos Ambrose have been forced to pull out of the Bathurst 6 Hour just two days out from the commencement of the event. It has been a strong build-up for the pairing with Ambrose telling AUTO ACTION he felt the Ford Mustang was capable of taking the fight to the all-conquering BMWs. […]

Published at 4/13/2022

Seven members of the Erebus Academy were given the opportunity to test a Supercar at Winton Raceway yesterday with team CEO Barry Ryan declaring all have the ability to make the main game. National up and comers Jaylyn Robotham, Jay Hanson, Reef McCarthy, Jobe Stewart, and Bailey Sweeny were joined by reigning Queensland Formula Ford […]

Published at 4/13/2022

FIA Formula 2 Championship in season testing has commenced in Spain, with Australians Jack Doohan and Calan Williams racking up a some of the most laps of the field on the opening day. Although they may not have been right up the pointy end of the timesheets Doohan and particually Williams got many, many laps […]

Published at 4/13/2022

Russian karter Artem Severiukhin has lost his Italian Automobile Club (ACI) racing licence as the fallout from his European Karting Championship podium celebrations continues. Severiukhin became the subject of an FIA investigation after footage circulated the web that appeared to show him giving a Nazi salute on the podium at the Kartodromo Internacional do Algarve […]

Published at 4/13/2022

Overnight Ferrari’s future GT3 machine, the Ferrari 296 made its on track debut at Fiorano. The 296 GT3 is set to replace the 488 in many GT3 competition around the globe from 2023. During the day two-time Le Mans 24 Hours class winner Alessandro Pier Guidi and Ferrari GT World Challenge Europe driver Andrea Bertolini […]

Published at 4/11/2022

Despite claiming his first podium with the Mercedes Formula 1 team, George Russell believes that the team is no closer to Ferrari or even Red Bull Racing. The Englishman finished only 5s behind the Red Bull Racing car driven by Sergio Perez to second position. Russell was ahead of the Mexican for a portion of […]

Published at 4/11/2022

Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit has become the latest in the list of venues used for testing of the prototype Gen3 Supercars. Both the Gen3 Ford Mustang and Chevrolet Camaro were on track today at the seaside Victorian circuit, with a further day of running scheduled for tomorrow. Eight drivers all up have the opportunity […]

Published at 4/11/2022

Mitch Evans dominated the Formula E weekend in Rome, taking both race victories with the factory Jaguar outfit he has leapt into fourth position in the standings. Prior to the weekend the New Zealander had scored just one point in the first three races, however the round in Italy saw him propelled right into the […]

Published at 4/11/2022

As expected, Melbourne’s Australian Grand Prix attendance record was beaten by over 18,000, a record that has stood since the first Formula 1 World Championship round at Albert Park in 1996. In total 419,114 people walked through the gates over the four days of racing action, eclipsing the previous record of 401,000 as predicted by […]