Veteran Kiwi racer Craig Baird is hoping he won’t have any hard calls to make at this weekend’s Bathurst 1000. As the driving standards observer for Supercars, Baird came in for some criticism last year after a series of penalties scuppered Scott McLaughlin’s chances of claiming the championship in the final race of the season. […]

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27 cars are set to take part in the 2017 CAMS Australian GT Championship’s opening round on the streets of Adelaide next month, the tenth time the world-famous street circuit has featured on its calendar. Looking at the entry list, joining the local names on track are international factory drivers Côme Ledogar and Kelvin van […]

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# Number Team Drivers Car Class 1 7 BMW Team SRM Timo Glock Mark Skaife Russell Ingall Tony Longhurst BMW M6 GT3 A Pro 2 8 Bentley Team M-Sport Oliver Jarvis Guy Smith Steven Kane Bentley Continental GT3 A Pro 3 17 Bentley Team M-Sport Andy Soucek Maxime Soulet Vincent Abril Bentley Continental GT3 A […]

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Mercedes factory driver Maro Engel will join Scott Taylor Motorsport’s factory-backed attack on the 2017 Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour, the team confirmed to Speedcafe.com. Engel will join multiple Carrera Cup champion Craig Baird and reigning Virgin Australia Supercars/Bathurst 12 Hour and Blancpain Endurance champion Shane van Gisbergen in the STM AMG GT3 to complete a […]

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Craig Baird and co-driver Michael Almond dominated the final round of the Australian Endurance Championship to win the Highlands 101 at Highlands Motorsport Park in Central Otago this afternoon. It rounded off a remarkable weekend for the Kiwi racer who also claimed a first and second in yesterday’s Australian GT sprint races. “We had a […]

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A world class field is headed to Hampton Downs and Highlands Motorsport Park for the first of two weekends of GT racing in New Zealand. The Hampton Downs 101 (October 29-30) is the third and penultimate round of the CAMS Australian Endurance Championship (AEC) and marks the first time the Australian GT Championship has visited […]

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Experienced racer Craig Baird will replace Aaren Russell at Erebus Motorsport this weekend, steering the #4 Hungry Jacks Commodore at the Coates Hire Ipswich SuperSprint. Erebus team manager Barry Ryan confirmed on Inside Supercars tonight that Baird will take the reigns of the team’s second entry after Aaren Russell severed his relationship with the Melbourne-based […]

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Erebus Motorsport’s David Reynolds is “honoured” to pair up with New Zealander Craig Baird for this year’s Pirtek Enduro Cup. While the two have never driver together before, they have had a long friendship, with Reynolds crediting the New Zealander as helping his career. “I am excited for it because I have been mates with […]

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Craig Baird has handed the Mercedes-AMG GT3 its first-ever win as the Scott Taylor Motorsport driver claimed the opening races at Round 2 of the CAMS Australian GT Championship in Melbourne. Baird drove a measured race to cross the line in second place behind Christopher Mies as the category made its long awaited return to […]

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