Kiwi drivers, Shane van Gisbergen, Dominic Storey and Jaxon Evans all showed good speed during today’s practice sessions for the Highlands 501. Sunday’s feature race at the Cromwell circuit doubles as the final round of the Australian Endurance Championship. Australian-based Kiwis, Jaxon Evans and Tim Miles have led the championship all season and Evans was […]

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Two of New Zealand motorsport’s biggest names will team up for this weekend’s Highlands 501 in Cromwell. V8 Supercars champion Shane van Gisbergen and drifting legend ‘Mad Mike’ Whiddett will drive one of Tony Quinn’s two McLarens in the last Australian GT event to be held at the Central Otago track. The Whiddett and van […]

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Kiwi Shane van Gisbergen scored a home win in an intense opening leg of the ITM Auckland SuperSprint that spelt disaster for two title contenders. Forecast rain that officials feared would make racing impossible on the partially-resurfaced circuit held out, although light drops in the closing stages added to the drama. Click here for full […]

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Shane van Gisbergen will remain with the Red Bull Holden Racing Team until at least the end of 2019 after extending his contract with the squad. The Kiwi moved from Tekno Autosports to Triple Eight’s Red Bull outfit last season on a three-year deal that has now been lengthened by another 12 months. It commits […]

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Shane van Gisbergen has begun a quest to ramp up his international racing commitments in 2018 following the release of the Supercars calendar earlier this month. After winning the Blancpain Endurance Series with McLaren in 2016 alongside his maiden Supercars crown, a series of date clashes prevented a return to Europe this season. Instead, he […]

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Shane van Gisbergen feared his wild ride through the Chase in the closing stages of the Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 was more than just the end of his victory chances. Charging back from a restart error just a handful of laps earlier, van Gisbergen was running third behind Scott Pye on lap 150 when he speared […]

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Shane van Gisbergen and ‘Mad Mike’ Whiddett, are the latest big names confirmed for the Highlands 501 from November 10-12. The Highlands 501 will be the last Australian GT event to be held at the Central Otago track and it promises to be a fitting finale featuring two of the most exciting drivers in the […]

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Shane van Gisbergen’s Red Bull Holden has escaped major damage in its crash at the Dipper during Practice 3 at the Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000. A trying day for the Kiwi and co-driver Matt Campbell ended in dramatic fashion when van Gisbergen made heavy side-on contact with the concrete on the entry to the Dipper. […]

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Michael Caruso set the pace for Nissan in the final practice session at the Wilson Security Sandown 500, as title contenders Shane van Gisbergen and Fabian Coulthard tangled. The awkward moment came amid a frantic end to the 15 minute-session following a red flag to retrieve James Moffat’s Holden from the grass at Turn 4. […]

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Shane van Gisbergen and Scott McLaughlin have both been handed time penalties this morning following an investigation into a controversial restart and a further review of their turn 2 clash in Race 17. Van Gisbergen has been hit with a 33 second time penalty after an investigation showed that he breached the restart procedure. Under Supercars rules, […]

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