Violent V8 Supercar Crash Rips Side Of Car Open, Shuts Down Bathurst Qualifying

Driver Chaz Mostert lost control of his car after tapping a wall during qualifying for the Bathurst 1000, hitting a marshal stand and ripping open the side of his car. Mostert was airlifted to a local hospital with a fractured left femur and fractured left wrist. Five marshals were injured in the crash. [Updated]
»10/09/15 1:42amYesterday 1:42am

V8 Supercar Driver Fined $25,000 For Calling Female Duo's Car A "Pussy Wagon"

Simona de Silvestro and Renee Gracie are sharing a Prodrive Racing Ford Falcon at this year’s Bathurst 1000, making them the first all-female team since 1998 to compete there. That’s great! V8 Supercar driver David Reynolds called it a “pussy wagon” in in a post-practice press conference. That’s um...not so great.
»10/08/15 10:14pmThursday 10:14pm

2014 Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1,000: The Live Blog

For the 54th time, Australia's great race is set to take place. 25 cars driven by 50 competitors are about to take on the roughest, toughest, most spell-binding race track in Australia. At the end of six hours, one pair will overlook the partisan supporters from the podium and hold up the Peter Brock Trophy as… »10/11/14 6:33pm10/11/14 6:33pm

Kangaroo Leaps Into Australian Bathurst 1000 V8 Supercar Championship, Survives!

Apparently that's not an unusual thing — but it's certainly unusual to us to see a kangaroo take a flying leap into the midst of the Bathurst 1000 V8 supercar championship race this past weekend. Little Skippy went a-hoppin' and a-leapin' onto the racetrack and somehow managed to neither cause himself or any racecar… »10/09/07 10:30am10/09/07 10:30am