Bathurst (2015)

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Bathurst 1000 worth $5.25 million per day – report

A near record-breaking Bathurst 1000 was worth around $5.25 million per day to the city, says a local news report.

Whincup: Rogue decision to blame for Bathurst penalty

Jamie Whincup says it was his decision to ignore team orders and stay on-track that led to him being penalised in the latter stages of the Bathurst 1000.

Rick Kelly’s Bathurst Blog: Day 4

In the final of Rick Kelly’s Bathurst Blogs, he reflects on a tough day in the office at Mount Panorama.

Lowndes/Richards win tense Bathurst 1000

Craig Lowndes and Steven Richards won a tense Bathurst 1000, ahead of Mark Winterbottom and Steve Owen, and Garth Tander and Warren Luff.

Bathurst 1000: Rain is here, Whincup still in control

The rain has arrived at Mount Panorama, but Jamie Whincup and Paul Dumbrell continue to control the race.

Bathurst 1000: #1 Commodore takes over the lead

Two hours in to the Bathurst 1000 and it is the #1 Triple Eight Commodore of Jamie Whincup and Paul Dumbrell that leads the way.

Bathurst 1000: McLaughlin/Premat lead one hour in

Volvo pair Scott McLaughlin and Alex Premat have a narrow lead one hour in to the 2015 Bathurst 1000 at Mount Panorama.

Mostert recalls horror Bathurst crash

Chaz Mostert has talked through the frightening crash that broke his leg, wrist, and destroyed his chances of defending his Bathurst 1000 crown.

Shootout lap scariest of my life – McLaughlin

V8 Supercars star Scott McLaughlin says the wet weather lap of Mount Panorama that earned him a front row start for tomorrow’s Bathurst 1000 was the scariest lap of his life.

Rick Kelly’s Bathurst Blog: Day 3

He may have missed out on the Top 10 Shootout for the Bathurst 1000, but Nissan V8 Supercars driver and columnist Rick Kelly knows there is still a long way to go.

Coulthard on provisional Bathurst pole

Fabian Coulthard ended up on top of a rain-affected qualifying session at Mount Panorama, while some big names missed out on a spot in the Shootout.

Mostert to undergo surgery today

V8 Supercars star Chaz Mostert will undergo surgery today (Australian time) following his horror crash during qualifying for the Bathurst 1000.

Rick Kelly’s Bathurst Blog: Day 2

Nissan V8 Supercars driver and columnist Rick Kelly reflects on a dramatic day at Mount Panorama.

Mostert breaks leg, wrist in dramatic Bathurst crash

Chaz Mostert has broken his leg and wrist in a terrifying crash during qualifying for the Bathurst 1000.

Bourdais: Bathurst is like Macau

Sebastien Bourdais says the Mount Panorama circuit reminds him of the Macau street track, following his first two days of running in Bathurst.

Whincup breaks into the ‘fours’ as records tumble at Bathurst

Jamie Whincup will go in to qualifying for the Bathurst 1000 as the new practice lap record holder, after becoming the first man to do a lap under 2m05s.

Waters sets the co-driver pace at Bathurst

Cameron Waters scorched under the 2m06s bracket to lead the way for the co-drivers in practice for the Bathurst 1000.

Reynolds fined for de Silvestro/Gracie comments

David Reynolds has been fined $25,000 for derogatory comments made about the Bathurst 1000 entry of Simona de Silvestro and Renee Gracie.

Rick Kelly’s Bathurst Blog: Day 1

Nissan V8 Supercars driver and columnist Rick Kelly endured a tough first day at Bathurst.

Coulthard breaks Bathurst record to go fastest

Fabian Coulthard broke his own practice lap record to go fastest in the day’s third and final practice session at Mount Panorama.

Luff puts Holden on top in second Bathurst practice

Warren Luff survived a brush with the concrete to go fastest in the first all co-driver session of the Bathurst 1000 weekend.

Bathurst is crazy, says De Silvestro

Simona De Silvestro says Bathurst is a “crazy” circuit after her first laps around Mount Panorama this morning.

Mostert dominates opening Bathurst practice

Chaz Mostert stunned the V8 Supercars field with a scorching start to the Bathurst 1000 weekend, topping the first practice session by more than a second.

Insights with Rick Kelly: Bathurst, the tough way

Why fly to Bathurst when you can take a road trip in an obscure three-cylinder sportscar? That’s what V8 Supercars driver and columnist Rick Kelly did this year – and loved every second of it.

Lowndes: Bathurst bigger than the title

He’s still in the running to win the 2015 V8 Supercars title, but according to Craig Lowndes he’s willing to risk it all if it means a shot at winning another Bathurst 1000.

Courtney cleared to fly to Bathurst

James Courtney has been cleared to fly to Bathurst, as he continues his race against time to be fit for this weekend’s Bathurst 1000.

Winterbottom: Bathurst nerves never go away

V8 Supercars points leader Mark Winterbottom says sitting on the grid at Bathurst still makes him nervous, despite this year’s Great Race being his 13th start.

New backing for Davison V8

Will Davison’s Erebus V8 Supercar will carry fresh backing into next weekend’s Bathurst 1000.

Jack Daniel’s updates Kelly livery for Bathurst

Jack Daniel’s Nissan driver Rick Kelly will sport a special ‘Zero Sugar’ livery at next weekend’s Bathurst 1000.

HRT reveals second Bathurst Star Wars livery

The Holden Racing Team today took the covers of its ‘Light Side’ Star Wars livery that will run on the #22 Commodore at this year’s Bathurst 1000.

Insights with Rick Kelly: My most painful Bathurst 1000

Can finishing second really hurt that much? According to V8 Supercars star Rick Kelly, there's little in racing more painful than being runner-up at Bathurst.

Nissan goes retro for Bathurst 1000

Michael Caruso and Dean Fiore's Nissan Motorsport Altima V8 Supercar will run a stunning 1990 throwback livery at this year’s Bathurst 1000.

De Silvestro: Bathurst is a two-year plan

Simona de Silvestro is set to have at least two goes at Bathurst 1000 glory, with a two-year plan in place for her to lead an all-female team at the V8 Supercars classic.

Russell brothers lock down Bathurst wildcard

Drew and Aaren Russell will compete as a wildcard entry at this year’s Bathurst 1000.