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LIFES A DRAG FOR MELBOURNE FANS AS CALDER CANCELS

21. December 2014

LIFES A DRAG FOR MELBOURNE FANS AS CALDER CANCELS

It’s another frustrating start to the Drag racing year for Victorian fans with ANDRA announcing the cancellation of the big Championship meeting planned for February 7-8. The event was to feature Top Fuel, Top Fuel Motorcycle, Pro Stock, Pro Stock Motorcycle and the Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series. However due to the long awaited track […]

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BAT AND BALL BLASTS MOTOR SPORT IN AUSSIE TV RATINGS BATTLE

21. December 2014

BAT AND BALL BLASTS MOTOR SPORT IN AUSSIE TV RATINGS BATTLE

Motor Sport has fared badly in the release of free to air TV viewing figures with only one motor sport event featuring in the top 50 television sports for 2014. The Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park was motor sport's lone representative in the list finishing in 32nd place with 1,570000 viewers. Rugby League dominated the list with the top three spots going to two State of Origin matches and the NRL Grand Final. The AFL Grand Final was fourth just ahead of the third State of Origin match. Seven of the top ten programs were Rugby League events.

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FORD RETURN TO LE MANS

19. December 2014

FORD RETURN TO LE MANS

The whispers that started over a year ago became rumours, then strong rumours, now we are a few weeks away from confirmation that Ford are returning to Le Mans. According to the usually reliable and well connected John Dagys (@johndagys) at Sportscar365 the blue oval marque will return to Le Sarthe in 2016 with a […]

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MOULE, JENKINS DOMINATE DROUIN

17. December 2014

MOULE, JENKINS DOMINATE DROUIN

Drouin Speedway came alive for the last time before Christmas as visiting divisions Wingless Sprints & SDAV Hot Rods joined club divisions for a great day of racing. Tony Moule, driving a Wingless Sprint owned Drouin Speedway Club President Larry Evans, won in his division whilst Phil Jenkins won the Legends Cup for the Hot Rods that was postponed from last season. In Standard Saloon racing Tegan Bullard won the Ladies, Ty Hutton the Junior Standard Saloons & Ben Randall the Open Standard Saloons finals. Scott Angus came out on top in the Open Sedans.

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23. November 2014

FORMULA E MALAYSIA: BIRD IS THE WORD

FORMULA E MALAYSIA: BIRD IS THE WORD

Sam Bird cruised to victory in the 2014 FIA Formula E Ycapital Management Putrajaya ePrix ahead of championship-leader Lucas di Grassi and Sebastien Buemi. The Virgin Racing driver crossed the line to pick up the full 25 points and clinch his maiden ePrix win. Bird dedicated his win to former GP2 team-mate Jules Bianchi, who […]

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