Scott McLaughlin completed a Truck Assist Winton SuperSprint double on Sunday, leading home team-mate Fabian Coulthard in a Shell V-Power Racing one-two. McLaughlin won Saturday’s race despite a first-lap clash with Coulthard, but there was no such drama in the weekend’s longer, 200km affair. After taking ARMOR ALL Pole by half-a-second, McLaughlin was never troubled, […]

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Audi sport chief Dieter Gass has said that differences in sporting regulations need to be ironed out before the manufacturer can commit to Japan’s Super GT Championship. Gass has identified the open-tyre rules in Japan and the testing restrictions in the DTM as potential obstacles for adding a Super GT programme with the RS5 DTM. […]

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The WTCR could add Bathurst to its calendar in the future, with discussions between the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport and WSC about an Aussie round already underway. CAMS, the local governing body, is in discussions with global TCR promoter WSC about bringing the World Touring Car Cup to Australia “in the near future”. It’s […]

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An unexpected email less than an hour before public confirmation of Aussie Driver Search’s demise was all the warning Matt Powers got that his Super3 drive was gone. It was announced last Friday that the ambitious talent search programme has been put into voluntary liquidation, following a period of rapid growth that included promising a $1 million […]

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Super Formula front-runner Yuhi Sekiguchi claimed his first win of the 2019 season at Autopolis with a charging drive from 16th on the grid. Sekiguchi was one of the several leading drivers unable to knit together a clean lap in a wet qualifying session on Sunday morning, which was punctuated by three separate red flag […]

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Supercars team boss Matt Stone has hit back at allegations that his squad played a role in the downfall of the Aussie Driver Search programme. The ADS business has been put into voluntary liquidation after a period of steep growth, crowned by a $1 million prize pool for its 2019 programme. As a result American driver Matt Powers, […]

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The Aussie Driver Search programme, which promised funded drives in lower-tier Supercars series, has been placed in voluntary liquidation. The news comes after a period of rapid growth for ADS, including the announcement of a $1 million prize pool for its 2019 programme that featured a free seat in Super2 and a full blown GT3 campaign at […]

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Nikita Mazepin topped the second and final day of the final in-season Formula 1 test in Barcelona. Mazepin, having his first run-out in the 2019 Mercedes after a private test programme in the ’17 car, set a best time of 1m15.775s on the final afternoon using the C5 Pirellis. The Formula 2 driver completed a […]

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The Cerumo Lexus team claimed victory in Super GT’s Fuji 500km round after coming out in top in a race-long battle with Nissan’s factory-entered NISMO squad. The race ebbed and flowed between the two teams as the track dried out after early showers, with Yuji Tachikawa and Hiroaki Ishiura sealing victory with a move just […]

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TOM’S driver Nick Cassidy pulled off a strategic gamble from 12th on the grid to take an unlikely victory in the opening round of 2019 Super Formula season at Suzuka. Nakajima Racing drivers Tadasuke Makino and Alex Palou qualified on the front row and quickly sprinted away from the rest of the field, both having […]

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