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Mercedes Formula One team no fan of new halo protection system

MERCEDES team principal Toto Wolff said he would chop off Formula One’s new halo head-protection device with a chainsaw if he had his wish as the double world champions unveiled their new F1 car for the 2018 season.


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F1 reveal! Mercedes unveil the new W09 car they hope will win world title for fifth straight season

MERCEDES have revealed the 2018 car they hope will maintain their stranglehold on Formula 1’s world titles for a fifth consecutive season.


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Yamaha and Tech3 to part ways at the end of the 2018 MotoGP season

TECH3 and Yamaha have announced that the 2018 MotoGP season will be their last as partners.


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Toro Rosso hits back after leaked image of new car circulates

TORO Rosso have released the first image of their Honda-powered STR13 car, just hours after an unauthorised image was leaked on social media.


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Malaysia will have its first rider in MotoGP with Yamaha locking in Hafizh Syahrin for 2018 season

MALAYSIA will have its first rider in MotoGP history with Tech3 Yamaha locking in Hafizh Syahrin for the 2018 season.


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Joey Mawson to compete in GP3 Series as he tries to become the next Australian to race Formula 1

JOEY Mawson will race in this year’s GP3 Series as he tries to become the next Australian to race in Formula 1.


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Supercars: Earl Bamber considering double duty to learn Gold Coast 600 circuit

“WANTED: One Porsche Carrera Cup Australia car for the Gold Coast round. Le Mans-winner chasing track experience.”


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Daniel Ricciardo crashed new Red Bull car at Silverstone

DANIEL Ricciardo crashed Red Bull’s new Formula One car on its track debut.


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Formula One: Sauber unveil first F1 car with Alfa Romeo, the C37, for 2018 season

SAUBER have unveiled their first car since teaming up with Alfa Romeo, with the team aiming for a much-improved 2018 season in the C37.


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Supercars: Mark Winterbottom to co-drive Chevy in Stock Car Brasil race at Interlagos

MARK Winterbottom will cross the Pacific Ocean twice next month to squeeze an extra race into the gap between Adelaide and Albert Park.


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F1: Daniel Ricciardo gives his early verdict after turning the first laps in the 2018 Red Bull RB14

IT was only a short bit of running, and the track was very cold and wet, but Daniel Ricciardo has already noticed a key improvement in the 2018 Red Bull over its predecessor.


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Daniel Ricciardo’s 2018 Red Bull car: 5 things to know about the RB14

WELCOME to the RB14, the car Red Bull Racing will help them the F1 title this season.


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F1: Red Bull RB14 pictures, Daniel Ricciardo takes test laps at Silverstone after unveiling

RED Bull’s new RB14 has taken to the track for the first time at Silverstone.


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Formula 1 2018 season: Red Bull Racing reveals RB14 car for 2018 season with new halo device and bodywork changes

RED Bull Racing has revealed its car for the 2018 season, fitted with the new mandatory halo cockpit protection device.


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Jack Miller impresses for new employers Ducati in Thailand as season launch in Qatar looms large

AUSSIE MotoGP contender Jack Miller continues to look at home at the Pramac Ducati team, piloting his machine to sixth fastest after three days of testing in Thailand.


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2018 Daytona 500: Jimmie Johnson, Danika Patrick involved in massive wrecks as Austin Dillon wins

NASCAR legend Jimmie Johnson crashed out before Danika Patrick’s racing career ended in Daytona 500 carnage after both drivers were respectively involved in nasty late-stage wrecks.


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Supercars: Scott McLaughlin crashes during Sydney test after puncture at fastest corner of circuit

SCOTT McLaughlin believes his high-speed crash in testing vindicates Supercars’ decision to revert to an older specification of tyre.


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Supercars: Tim Slade tops official pre-season test day at Sydney Motorsport Park

TIM Slade gave Holden’s ZB Commodore the fastest time of the day in its full field debut at Supercars’ pre-season test at Sydney Motorsport Park.


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Jamie Whincup reveals how he’ll make Supercars retirement call

THE day Jamie Whincup feels another Supercars title is out of reach is the day he hangs up his driving gloves for good.


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Supercars: Jonathon Webb, Shane van Gisbergen in clash during test day

JONATHON Webb and Shane van Gisbergen were physically separated by crew members in a heated moment during Sydney Motorsport Park’s pre-season Supercars test.


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Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo look ahead to the 2018 F1 season

MAX Verstappen will start season 2018 on the back foot because of a new F1 regulation that does the Dutchman no favours.


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F1 2018: Williams reveal ‘significantly different’ car, confirm drivers for new season

WILLIAMS have revealed their 2018 car, describing the FW41 as ‘significantly different’ to its predecessor.


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Supercars: Michael Caruso reveals Drive.com.au backing for 2018

AFTER two years in factory Nissan colours, the addition of Drive.com.au sees Michael Caruso’s Altima take on a splash of turquoise.


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Supercars: Mark Winterbottom reveals The Bottle-O livery for 2018

THE covers are off Mark Winterbottom’s challenger for the 2018 Supercars season, his third with the colours of The Bottle-O on his Tickford Racing Ford.


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Supercars rookies ready to battle legends in 2018 championship

THEY’RE young, they’re confident and they don’t give a damn about the pedigree of legends they’ll be racing against in the 2018 Virgin Supercars Championship.


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Supercars: Bathurst 1000 ad-break free, new show Supercars Trackside in 2018

THE first uninterrupted Bathurst 1000 race broadcast and a brand new show headline FOX SPORTS’ Supercars coverage for 2018.


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F1: Haas car reveal pictures, halo safety feature revealed in season’s first unveil

HAAS have become the first team to reveal their halo-equipped 2018 F1 car, with images of the new VF-18 unexpectedly released online.


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Supercars: Roger Penske the best equipped to attract new make, says Roland Dane

SUPERCARS’ best hope of attracting a new car manufacturer to the sport rests with Roger Penske, according to rival team boss Roland Dane.


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Supercars: David Russell completes Tickford Racing’s Enduro Cup roster

DAVID Russell completes Tickford Racing’s co-driver line-up for the 2018 Pirtek Enduro Cup.


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SuperUtes: Toby Price to race factory-backed Mitsubishi in 2018

TOBY Price will Race in the inaugural season of the SuperUtes Series — and Mitsubishi is coming with him.


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Supercars: Simona De Silvestro’s new livery, and lofty goal for 2018

WE’RE approaching a new Supercars season, one where Simona De Silvestro can no longer be labelled a rookie.


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Supercars: Chaz Mostert reveals 2018 Supercheap Auto livery on Mighty Car Mods

CHAZ Mostert has unveiled his 2018 Supercheap Auto Supercars livery with a little help from the boys at Mighty Car Mods.


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F1: Red Bull confirm launch date for RB14, Daniel Ricciardo’s new car for 2018

RED Bull Racing will be hoping the launch date of its new Formula 1 car is a good omen for the year ahead.


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Supercars: Walkinshaw Andretti United reveal new livery for 2018 season

WALKINSHAW Andretti United has revealed the livery its two cars will carry in its first season in the Supercars Championship.


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Gallery: Garry Rogers Motorsport reveals new livery for Garth Tander, James Golding in 2018

GARRY Rogers Motorsport is the latest team to reveal new warpaint, revealing the liveries its four car Supercars and Super2 effort will carry in 2018.


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Supercars: David Reynolds reveals Penrite livery at Erebus for 2018 season

THE self-professed ‘team of rejects’ that made off with Supercars’ biggest race has revealed a stunning livery for the 2018 season.


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Supercars: Matt Brabham to co-drive with Lee Holdsworth in 2018 Enduro Cup

MATT Brabham will make his debut at the Bathurst 1000, slotting in as co-driver for Lee Holdsworth at Preston Hire Racing for Supercars’ Pirtek Enduro Cup.


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NASCAR: Brad Keselowski leads home Team Penske 1-2 in The Clash at Daytona

BEFORE he turned a single lap, Brad Keselowski opened Speedweeks as the 7-1 favourite to win the Daytona 500.


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Supercars: No guarantee Holden’s V6 turbo will be ready to race at 2018 Bathurst 1000

TRIPLE Eight boss Roland Dane is cagey on just how soon we will see a V6 turbo-powered Holden ZB Commodore taking part in Supercars races.


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Supercars: James Courtney to race with new number at newly-named Mobil 1 Boost Mobile Racing

A KEY sponsor anniversary will see James Courtney switch numbers in this year’s Supercars Championship, as Walkinshaw Andretti United announces naming-rights backing.


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Supercars 2018: Falcon star Fabian Coulthard christens new car in trouble-free testing session

FABIAN Coulthard is ready to kick off the new Supercars season after a trouble-free shakedown with his new Shell Ford at Queensland Raceway.


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F1 teams gear up for unpopular change

FORMULA One’s three-engine limit is a “headache” for teams for the 2018 season, says Renault’s Cyril Abiteboul.


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Supercars: Nick Percat reveals Blackwoods livery for Adelaide 500

THE orange and blue colours of Blackwoods will adorn Nick Percat’s brand-new Holden ZB Commodore when the Brad Jones Racing driver takes to the track at the Adelaide 500.


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Supercars: Matt Campbell focused on Porsche role, still hopeful of Bathurst 1000 wildcard

RISING Porsche star Matt Campbell is continuing talks about a wildcard drive at this year’s Bathurst 1000, but that may be it as far as his Supercars appearances go for the immediate future.


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Supercars: Twilight races scheduled for inaugural Melbourne 400 at Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix

A PAIR of twilight races will headline Supercars’ first points-paying trip to the Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix.


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Billy Monger tests BRDC Formula 3 car nine months after losing legs in horror crash

NINE months and 21 days from losing both lower legs in a horrific race crash, Billy Monger is back chasing his dreams in the cockpit of an open-wheel racecar.


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F1: Mark Webber’s take on Daniel Ricciardo’s contract situation

THERE is no shortage of opinions on what Daniel Ricciardo should do when his contract with Red Bull ends at the end of the season.


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Supercars: The Ford victory milestones we missed during 2017

THERE is no denying that 2017 was a pretty good year to be a Ford fan.


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MotoGP: Hafizh Syahrin to ride for Tech3 at Thailand test, poised to replace Jonas Folger

HAFIZH Syahrin will ride for Tech3 Yamaha at the upcoming Thailand test, increasing speculation he will become Malaysia’s first MotoGP racer.


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F1: Grid Kids program to replace grid girls at Formula 1 races

FORMULA 1 will use grid kids in 2018 after the sport decided to stop using grid girls before races.


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Supercars: Craig Lowndes hoping new ‘old’ Dunlop tyre will improve his qualifying form in 2018

DUNLOP’S new Supercars tyre for 2018 could prove the key to Craig Lowndes turning around his qualifying woes.


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Retro: Peter Brock’s winning return to the Holden Dealer Team, 40 years on

THE greatest era of Peter Brock’s racing career began 40 years ago today.


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Supercars: Roland Dane not expecting to have problem with all drivers off-contract after 2019

ROLAND Dane doesn’t expect to be short of options should he need to find a new driver or two for the 2020 Supercars season, and one is already on Triple Eight’s books.


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Bathurst 12 Hour: Jamie Whincup left a little dazed by fumes in final stint

“HEY, what’s Bathurst without a fuel race?” Jamie Whincup joked in the post-Bathurst 12 Hour press conference.


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Bathurst 12 Hour: No.37 Team WRT Audi wins as horror crash cuts race short

IT’S certainly not the way they would have wanted it to happen, but Audi has broken its run of outs to win the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour.


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Bathurst 12 Hour: Chaz Mostert crashes out, sprayed by rivals over four-car melee

THE fastest car at Mount Panorama this weekend will not win the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour.


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Bathurst 12 Hour: Andrew Bagnall taken to hospital after crash

UPDATE: ANDREW Bagnall has broken multiple bones after crashing heavily during the early hours of the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour.


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Bathurst 12 Hour: Slower traffic has leading drivers wary

THE Bathurst 12 Hour will be a race of surviving the traffic for the leading contenders.


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Bathurst 12 Hour: Chaz Mostert takes pole for BMW in Top 10 Shootout

CHAZ Mostert delivered BMW its first Bathurst 12 Hour pole position in over a decade.


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The Grid: 2018 Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour

THE grid has been set for the 2018 edition of the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour.


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Bathurst 12 Hour: No. 100 BMW excluded from qualifying results

THE No. 100 Steven Richards Motorsport BMW has been excluded from qualifying for the Bathurst 12 Hour, knocking it out of the Top 10 Shootout.


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Bathurst 12 Hour: Audi takes provisional pole as key contenders miss the Top 10 Shootout

SEVERAL big contenders will watch the Top 10 Shootout from the sidelines at the Liqui Moly Bathurst 12 Hour.


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Bathurst 12 Hour: Will Davison talks through incredible 200km/h double spin during practice

WILL Davison admits that he can’t take much credit avoiding disaster in his spectacular 200km/h double-spin across the top of Mount Panorama during Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour practice.


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Bathurst 12 Hour: Audi, BMW dominate a Practice 5 hit by red flags

RED flags once again blighted the final practice ahead of qualifying for the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour.


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Bathurst 12 Hour: Practice 4 cut short after crash at The Chase

A CRASH at the fastest part of Mount Panorama brought the fastest Friday in the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour’s history to an early end.


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Bathurst 12 Hour: Scott McLaughlin on the differences between his McLaren and his Supercar

THE fastest Supercars driver around Mount Panorama had wide eyes after his first day in the fastest sports car ever to lap the legendary circuit.


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Bathurst 12 Hour: Augusto Farfus again tops timesheets as BMW, Audi lock out top four

THE German marques maintained their dominance over Mount Panorama so far in Practice 3 for the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour.


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Bathurst 12 Hour: Augusto Farfus tops Practice 2 at Mount Panorama for BMW

BRAZIL’S Augusto Farfus set the pace for BMW after the opening practice sessions for this weekend’s Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour.


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Bathurst 12 Hour: Multi-million dollar grid ready for 2018 event

A WALK down the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour pit lane is like every car-loving kid’s dream come true.


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Entry list: The 2018 Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour at Mount Panorama

THE organisers of the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour have outdone themselves again, assembling perhaps the most well-credentialed grid ever to grace Mount Panorama.


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Supercars: Craig Lowndes rules out becoming team owner after racing retirement

HIS name might be above the door, but don’t expect to see Craig Lowndes running the show when he steps out of the Supercars cockpit for the final time.


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Formula One axes ‘grid girls’ starting at the Australian Grand Prix in March

FORMULA ONE have sensationally axed grid girls — just days after darts announced they were ditching walk-on models.


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Brand new look has Craig Lowndes fired up for the 2018 Supercars season

CRAIG Lowndes may have 634 career races under his belt but the fire is burning as bright as ever.


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Supercars: Craig Lowndes reveals 2018 Autobarn Lowndes Racing livery

THE wraps have come off Craig Lowndes’ new livery for the 2018 Supercars Championship, his first with Autobarn as primary sponsor.


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Former Australian GP boss, businessman and staunch Melburnian Ron Walker dies at 78

A LEADING figure in F1 motorsport, staunch Liberal Party supporter, successful businessman and all-round fighter.


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Supercars: Mark Larkham returns to pit lane broadcast team in 2018

MARK Larkham will return to pitlane in 2018 to offer his insights as part of the award-winning Supercars broadcast team.


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Supercars: Holden believes motorsport is still a key part of its brand as end of deal looms

HOLDEN expects to begin discussions about remaining in Supercars in 2020 and beyond early next year, maintaining that motorsport is still a key part of its brand.


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Supercars: The full entry list for the 2018 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship

THE last piece of the puzzle has fallen into place on the 2018 Supercars grid.


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Supercars: Dean Fiore to race Nissan in Super2 Series to prepare for Enduro Cup

DEAN Fiore is taking a page out of Paul Dumbrell’s playbook when he tackles this year’s Dunlop Super2 Series.


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Supercars: Jack Le Brocq to race for Adrian Burgess-led Tekno in 2018

THE 2018 Supercars grid is squared away with Tekno confirming Jack Le Brocq will race for the reformed squad this year.


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MotoGP: Maverick Vinales signs new deal with Yamaha until the end of 2020

THE 2018 MotoGP season isn’t even underway yet but the first big play has been made in the annual rider silly season for 2019.


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Gallery: Movistar Yamaha MotoGP reveals revised livery for 2018

THE Movistar Yamaha MotoGP squad revealed its new livery for the 2018 world championship season in a lavish launch in Madrid, Spain.


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Supercars: Off-season trip to New York has Scott McLaughlin refreshed, relaxed for 2018

AN off-season trip to the United States, where he got engaged, has helped Scott McLaughlin rebound from a heartbreaking end to his 2017 Supercars title bid.


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MotoGP: Time for Jack Miller to show his potential, says Giacomo Agostini

JACK Miller is facing a pivotal season in his career, according to MotoGP great Giacomo Agostini.


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Bathurst 12 Hour: Jamie Whincup jumps into factory-backed Mercedes-AMG

JAMIE Whincup has turned his first laps in the factory-supported Mercedes-AMG in which he’ll look to defend his Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour crown on February 2-4.


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Supercars: Pit Lane garage order revealed for 2018 season

THE SUPERCARS pit lane will have a very different look in 2018.


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Supercars: Mark Winterbottom focused on winning, not new contract talks

IF Mark Winterbottom is harbouring any concerns about being out of contract at the end of the 2018 Supercars season, he isn’t showing it.


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Supercars: ZB Commodore test leaves US sportscar gun Jordan Taylor ‘wanting more’

AMERICAN sportscar gun Jordan Taylor hopes Monday’s test with the Red Bull Holden Racing Team won’t be his last time in a Supercar.


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400 Thunder: Kelly Bettes wins Santo’s Summer Thunder in Sydney with tribute to Anita Board

TOP Fuel drag racing rookie sensation, Kelly Bettes has claimed her first 400 Thunder national event victory, winning the Santo’s Summer Thunder at Sydney Dragway on Saturday night.


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MotoGP: Kevin Magee and Chris Vermeulen’s take on who fills vacant Tech3 ride in 2018

JONAS Folger’s forced withdrawal from the 2018 MotoGP season has put Tech3 Yamaha team owner Herve Poncharral in a difficult position.


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Supercars: Chaz Mostert, Supercheap Auto stick with Tickford Racing until 2019

CHAZ Mostert has finally put pen to paper with Tickford Racing.


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Dakar Rally: Toby Price finishes third over in comeback from broken leg

ADD another remarkable injury comeback to the Toby Price story.


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Dakar Rally: Matthias Walkner, Carlos Sainz win 2018 Dakar Rally

THE Dakar Rally crowned both an old and a new champion at the end of the 2018 edition.


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Dakar Rally 2018 Stage 13: Results, standings, times, Toby Price takes his second win of race

TOBY Price claimed victory on Stage 13 of the Dakar Rally as teammate Matthias Walkner edged closer to overall victory.


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Bathurst 12Hr: Will Davison lands Audi drive with Team WRT for 2018 event

SOMETIMES it’s not what you know, but who you know — even if you’re a Bathurst 1000 winner.


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Supercars: Red Bull Holden Racing Team reveals 2018 race livery

THE Red Bull Holden Racing Team will have a radical new look for the 2018 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship.


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Supercars: Jamie Whincup extends contract with Red Bull Holden Racing Team

A 15-MINUTE chat was all it took for Jamie Whincup to secure his Supercars future.


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Supercars: Tickford Racing welcomes new ZB Holden to the grid with social media sledge

The first in-the-flesh Supercars team launch took place on Friday, with Triple Eight unveiling the new ZB Holden Commodore in the middle of Sydney Harbour.


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MotoGP: Jonas Folger withdraws from racing in 2018 season

JONAS Folger’s impressive rookie MotoGP season will not have a sophomore follow-up.


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Bathurst 12Hr: David Reynolds to race Mercedes-AMG GT3 in 2018 event

DAVID Reynolds will chase a rare Mount Panorama double at next month’s Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour.


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