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Published at 4/10/2022

An angry Max Verstappen retired from the Australian Grand Prix after suffering his second engine failure in the first three races, describing the mechanical issue as ‘unacceptable.’ What made matters worse for Verstappen was that he was forced to watch championship leader Charles Leclerc storm to a dominant victory and set the fastest lap from […]

Published at 4/10/2022

Ferrari and Charles Leclerc won the Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix in dominant fashion, his first in Australia and on the streets of Albert Park. The win is Ferrari’s first in Australia since Sebastian Vettel took victory in 2018, and came on a day when Leclerc’s closest rivals failed to finish. Saudi Arabian race winner […]

Published at 4/9/2022

MotoGP qualifying in America was dominated by Ducatis which locked out the top five positions, Jorge Martin pipped Aussie miller to small by the tiniest of margins. In a 5.514km lap, Pramac Ducati rider Martin edged out the factory Ducati man by a margin of just 0.003s. Impressively Martin had to navigate his way through […]

Published at 4/9/2022

Post-qualifying reigning Formula 1 World Champion Max Verstappen expressed that the weekend so far had been ‘terrible’ despite scoring a front row start position. At the start of the 58-lap encounter, Verstappen will start alongside championship leader Charles Leclerc. Throughout the weekend Verstappen’s Red Bull machine has looked a lot more uncomfortable than the pair […]

Published at 4/9/2022

Charles Leclerc will start the Australian Grand Prix from pole position after outpacing his Red Bull rivals at Albert Park. Leclerc, with the support of a raucous Australian crowd, set a 1m 17.868s flying lap as the sun began to set over Melbourne to go top of the timesheets by 0.286s. Max Verstappen held top […]

Published at 4/9/2022

Oscar Piastri has been tapped as a future Formula One world champion by his boss at the Alpine F1 team. Before he even turns his first lap on a grand prix weekend, Laurent Rossi says the young Aussie – who celebrated his 21st birthday in the lead-up to the return and rebirth of the Australian […]

Published at 4/8/2022

MotoGP returned to the Circuit of the Americas in Texas with a couple of Ducatis fastest on Day 1, Johann Zarco a couple of tenths ahead of Australian Jack Miller. It was a day of surprises with a number of names outside of the top 10 on the combined timesheet. After missing the last two […]

Published at 4/8/2022

After his Ferrari teammate topped the first Formula 1 practice session of the weekend, Charles Leclerc responded in practice 2 to set the fastest lap to date at Albert Park. Leclerc just nipped under the 79s barrier, setting a 1m 18.978s time, the only driver to do so. Red Bull Racing driver and reigning champion […]

Published at 4/8/2022

The first Formula 1 practice session in Australia was topped by Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz who is so far the only driver to dip under the 80s marker. In what was the first Formula 1 session in Australia since 2019 Ferrari finished 1-2 with Sainz faster than his championship leading teammate Charles Leclerc, despite missing the […]

Published at 4/7/2022

Fernando Alonso and Sergio Perez completed their first laps of the new Albert Park layout inside Supercars Championship machinery. At the end of the day after all of the racing action had wound up, two-time Formula 1 champion Fernando Alonso jumped behind the wheel of Thomas Randle’s Tickford Racing Mustang. Randle was in the passenger […]

Published at 4/6/2022

Tickford Racing driver James Courtney will debut a brand-new livery this weekend, the round in which he will make his 500th Supercars Championship race start. The Ford driver will be backed by FLEX Power Tools for the third round of the Supercars Championship, the Melbourne 400 as part of the support card at the Australian […]

Published at 4/5/2022

Former Supercar driver and Bathurst 24 Hour winner Cameron McConville has been appointed as the Motorsport Commercial Manager at Porsche Centre Melbourne Motorsport, joining the squad ahead of the first round of the Porsche Carrera Cup Australia Championship at Albert Park. McConville made 330 appearances in Supercars and competed in Carrera Cup late in his […]

Published at 4/5/2022

It has been confirmed that the Bathurst 12 Hour will be broadcast live on the screens of multiple platforms next month. Australia’s GT endurance race will be shown Fox Sports, Kayo Sports and the Seven Network with coverage on both Saturday and Sunday. Saturday’s coverage is exclusive for Fox Sports and Kayo customers and will […]

Published at 4/4/2022

Aaron Cameron will return to S5000 for this weekend’s round at the Formula One Australian Grand Prix as part of a 17 car grid at Albert Park. Featuring the backing of EFS 4×4 Accessories, Cameron returns to the series with Garry Rogers Motorsport after winning the Tasman Series Championship on debut late last year. “EFS […]

Published at 4/3/2022

Bob Jane T-Marts will feature an expanded three-car line-up for the Porsche Paynter Dixon Carrera Cup Australia Championship opener at Albert Park. The Sonic Motor Racing Services run squad will start its campaign in Melbourne with Simon Fallon and Rodney Jane to suit up for the full season, while Aaron Love will also be backed […]

Published at 4/3/2022

Michael Sheargold and Ollie Shannon will return to defend their Hi-Tec Oils Bathurst 6 Hour Class A1 win aboard the RAM Motorsport/GWR Australia Mercedes A45 AMG. In order to ensure their success, the pair have enlisted the help of Porsche and TCR star Dylan O’Keeffe, who replaces Brett Hobson in the line-up this year, who won […]

Published at 4/1/2022

The manufacturers have been revealed for Generation 3 of the all-electric Formula E World Championship, seven confirmed to take on the new regulations next season. DS Automobiles, Jaguar, Mahindra Racing, Maserati, NIO 333, Nissan and Porsche AG are all locked in for Formula E Gen3, while big name German marques Mercedes, BMW and Audi are […]

Published at 3/31/2022

Aston Martin has confirmed that Sebastian Vettel is now fit to race and will travel to Australia for the next round of the Formula 1 World Championship. The four time champion sat out the opening two rounds of the season, with Nico Hulkenberg drafted in as his temporary replacement, following a positive COVID test in […]

Published at 3/31/2022

Melbourne-based team Got It Rex is a late addition to the World Time Attack Challenge Pro class, entering with a DTM-inspired GC8 WRX STI. GT pro driver Nathan Antunes will steer the car which can push out an ‘easy 700kw’, powered by a 7675 Precision boosted 3.3-litre flat 6 EG33 motor. Antunes has raced all […]

Published at 3/31/2022

Toyota Gazoo Racing New Zealand will provide 18 of its FT60 cars to W Series – the international single-seater motor racing championship for female drivers – for two rounds of its 2022 season. The Toyota Racing Series cars, which used an identical Tatuus chassis to the one used in W Series, will be sent across […]