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Border reprieve for Bathurst 6 Hour

New South Wales has left its border open to Queensland in what is a reprieve for this weekend's Bathurst 6 Hour.

Lockdown casts doubt over Bathurst 6 Hour

A snap three-day lockdown in Brisbane has cast doubt over this weekend's Bathurst 6 Hour.

Twenty cars for GT World Challenge Australia debut

A 20-car field has been confirmed this weekend's opening round of the new-look GT World Challenge Australia series at Phillip Island.

New date for Phillip Island TCR/S5000 round

The postponed Phillip Island TCR Australian and S5000 round will take place on the second weekend in March.

Phillip Island TCR/S5000 round postponed

The Victorian lockdown has prompted the postponement of the Motorsport Australia Championships event at Phillip Island.

Tander inks GT World Challenge Australia deal

Garth Tander will team up with Yasser Shahin for a full GT World Challenge Australia assault this season.

Schumacher to debut in Australian GT

Bathurst's Brad Schumacher will make his first foray into national-level racing this season with a full GT World Challenge Australia campaign.

Van Gisbergen joins Triple Eight GT programme

Shane van Gisbergen will spearhead Triple Eight's GT World Challenge Australia entry at five of six rounds this year.

Triple Eight set for Australian GT

Triple Eight Race Engineering is preparing to compete in the new-look GT World Challenge Australia series this year.

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Motorsport.tv secures broadcast rights for TCR Australia, S5000

Internationally renowned livestream broadcaster Motorsport.tv will beam all Australian Racing Group and Shannons Motorsport Australia Championship events to its global audience this year.

Mostert lands Audi GT drive

Chaz Mostert will race an Audi R8 alongside Tony Bates during the 2021 GT World Challenge Australia season.

SRO to take over Australian GT

SRO Motorsports Group is set to take over the embattled Australian GT Championship.

Whincup to make Mercedes GT appearance

Jamie Whincup will make his Australian GT debut next month with a one-off appearance at Phillip Island round of the Australian Endurance Championship.

New McLaren GT3 car set for Albert Park outing

The new McLaren 720S GT3 car will race for the first time in the hands of a customer on the support package of next weekend's Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix.

Rookie competition winner to make GT debut at Albert Park

Aussie Driver Search semi-pro winner Lee Partridge will make his national-level racing debut in Australian GT at Albert Park next month.

Australian GT locks in 2019 Gold Coast return

Australian GT will makes its first appearance in seven years on the Gold Coast next season, as part of its seven-round 2019 calendar.

New Nissan squad to make Australian GT debut

Hobson Motorsport will make its long-awaited Australian GT Championship debut next weekend with one of its two Nissan GT-Rs.

Pirelli importer buys Australian GT

The Australian GT Championship has officially been sold to Pirelli tyre importer Trofeo Motorsport.

GT Academy winner eyeing return

GT Academy winner Matt Simmons is hoping to get back into a GT3 car before the end of the current season, with short-term plans to revive his career in the Australian GT Championship.

Phillip Island 101: Gaunt/Bates win after late crash drama

Audi drivers Daniel Gaunt and Tony Bates won a wild Phillip Island 101, which included two red flags and bizarre crash from the runaway leader in the closing stages.

Phillip Island 101: Walkinshaw Porsche takes pole

The #911 Walkinshaw Porsche GT3 R will start the Phillip Island 101 from pole position, Liam Talbot and John Martin combining to lead the way in qualifying.

Supercars stars join Australian GT field for Phillip Island

Supercars stars Shane van Gisbergen and Garth Tander are part of a 35-car field for this weekend's Phillip Island 101 GT race.

Australian GT confirms 29-car grid for Sandown

The Australian GT Championship has confirmed a 29-car field for its third round of the season at Sandown this weekend.

Race-winning Audi added to Aussie talent search programme

An Australian GT race-winning Audi R8 GT3 has been added to the stable of cars set to be used by the Aussie Driver Search programme next month.

Dust storms cause GT race cancellation in Australia

Wild weather and dust storms have led to the first Australian GT race at The Bend in South Australia being cancelled, with tomorrow's replacement race to be run on a different configuration of the brand new track.

Fisichella secures Albert Park GT start

Giancarlo Fisichella is set to return to the scene of one of his three Formula 1 race wins, with a drive in the Australian GT support races at Albert Park.

Australian GT combines sprint/endurance schedules for 2018

The Australian GT Championship will run a combined six-round sprint and endurance schedule next season.

Highlands 501: Twigg/D'Alberto win final enduro

Max Twigg and Tony D'Alberto took out the final race of the Australian GT season, as Dom Storey and Peter Hackett secured the 2017 Australian Endurance Championship title.

Australian GT dumped from Adelaide 500

The Australian GT Championship says its been dumped from the Adelaide 500 support bill for 2018.

Hampton Downs 500: Hackett/Storey dominate in New Zealand

Peter Hackett and Dominic Storey took a comfortable win to kick off the New Zealand swing of the Australian Endurance Championship at Hampton Downs.

Parente joins Australian GT field for Hampton Downs

McLaren factory driver Alvaro Parente will partner Fraser Ross in the YNA Autosport/McElrea Racing at this weekend’s Hampton Downs round of the Australian Endurance Championship.

CAMS confirms Australian GT takeover block

The Confederation of Australian Motor Sport has confirmed that it has blocked the sale of Australian GT to Supercars, for reasons regarding the Contract Management Agreement.

BMW changes line-up for final two Australian GT races

BMW Team SRM has added Carrera Cup young gun Dylan O’Keeffe to its driver line-up for the final two Australian GT races of the season in New Zealand.

BMW GT4 car headed to Australian GT

Factory-backed squad BMW Team SRM has placed the first Australian order for one of BMW’s new GT4 racecars, with plans to race it in Australian GT next season.

Sandown Australian GT: Emery caps off comeback season with title win

Geoff Emery capped off his remarkable comeback from breaking his back less than 18 months by wrapping up the 2017 Australian GT Championship at Sandown today.

Highlands to drop Australian GT round

This year’s Highlands 501 is set to be the final time the circuit will host an Australian GT Championship round, with an exclusive agreement between Hampton Downs and the series set to kick off next year.

Sydney Australian GT: Evans/Miles hold on for 501 win

Jaxon Evans and Tim Miles held off Porsche team John Martin/Liam Talbot to win their second Australian Endurance Championship race on the bounce at Sydney Motorsport Park.

Blancpain champ joins Australian GT

Reigning Blancpain GT Series champion Dominik Baumann has been drafted into Mark Griffith’s Mercedes squad for the second round of the Australian Endurance Championship in Sydney this weekend.

Australian GT adds full GT4 class for 2018

There will be a GT4 class for the 2018 Australian GT Championship and Australian Endurance Championship, organisers have confirmed.

Townsville Australian GT: Twigg cruises to Race 3 win

Mercedes driver Max Twigg cruised to victory in the third and final Australian GT Championship race in Townsville.

Townsville Australian GT: Wood holds on for Race 2 win

Glen Wood survived a spirited chase from Kelvin van der Linde to win the second Australian GT Championship race in Townsville.

Townsville Australian GT: Talbot wins crash-affected opener

Liam Talbot won a crash and penalty-affected Australian GT Championship opener on the streets of Townsville.

Australian governing body drops GT3 ban

The Confederation of Australian Motor Sport has rescinded a document that effectively banned GT3 and GT4 cars from competing in events outside the Australian GT Championship and the Bathurst 12 Hour.

Aussie BMW throwback livery revealed

This is probably how a BMW M6 GT3 would look had it competed in Australia in the 1980s.

Challenge Bathurst event to fight GT ban

Challenge Bathurst Event Director James O’Brien says he plans to appeal a decision from the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport to not allow GT3 cars to enter.

Phillip Island GT: Evans/Miles win hectic enduro opener

Jaxon Evans and Tim Miles won the first round of the Australian Endurance Championship after an eventful weather-affected race at Phillip Island.

Phillip Island GT: Eggleston Mercedes takes pole

Dominic Storey and Peter Hackett combined to put the #63 Eggleston Motorsport Mercedes on pole for the opening round of the Australian Endurance Championship at Phillip Island.

Chris Pither handed late Phillip Island call-up

Supercars co-driver Chris Pither has been given a late call-up to race an Audi at this weekend’s opening round of the Australian Endurance Championship at Phillip Island.

Phillip Island GT entry confirmed

A 19-car field has been confirmed for this weekend’s opening round of the Australian Endurance Championship at Phillip Island.

Martin back in Walkinshaw Porsche for Australian GT enduros

John Martin will partner Blancpain title-winning amateur Liam Talbot in the Walkinshaw Porsche for the Australian Endurance Championship.

Perth Australian GT: Major takes Race 2 honours

Lamborghini driver Pete Major cruised to victory in today’s second one-hour Australian GT Championship race at Barbagallo Raceway.

Perth Australian GT: Talbot cruises to Race 1 win

Walkinshaw Porsche driver Liam Talbot took a controlled win as the third round of the Australian GT Championship kicked off at Barbagall Raceway.

Ex-Holden Motorsport boss joins Australian GT

Former Holden Motorsport boss Simon McNamara has joined the Australian GT Championship as the new commercial manager.

Albert Park Australian GT: Talbot takes Race 4 win

Liam Talbot stormed to victory in a race-affected fourth Australian GT Championship race at Albert Park.

Albert Park Australian GT: Van der Linde unstoppable in Race 3

Audi factory driver Kelvin van der Linde was unstoppable as the Pro drivers returned to the Australian GT Championship field at Albert Park for Race 3.

Albert Park Australian GT: Lago storms to Race 2 win

Roger Lago took an untroubled win from the second Australian GT Championship race of the weekend at Albert Park.

Albert Park Australian GT: Walsh beats van der Linde in opener

Ash Walsh kicked off the second round of the Australian GT Championship in perfect fashion, beating fellow Audi driver Kelvin van der Linde at Albert Park.

Capelli, Williamson join Australian GT field for Albert Park

Former Formula 1 driver Ivan Capelli and McLaren young gun Lewis Williamson will both be part of a 30-car field for the second round of the Australian GT Championship at Albert Park.

BMW expands Australian GT programme

BMW Team SRM will expand to two cars for the rest of the Australian GT season, with Danny Stutterd joining the team in a second BMW M6 GT3.