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Race Report: MSC NZ F5000 Smith claims his second title at Albert Park

Smith gets his second title, but final F5000 Series Races go to Hyde.

Defending champion Ken Smith (Lola T430) got his second MSC NZ F5000 Tasman Cup Revival title in two years but it was former …

Formula 5000 Photo Gallery: Phillip Island Classic 2010

Oh Formula 5000 you are so good.
These cars are as close to classic motorsport perfection as anybody could ever want.
They are aggressive, pack dirty big V8 engines, sport wild aluminum bodywork, have tyres as wide …

Formula 5000 At The Glen 2009 And The F5000 Drivers Association

Everyone who is an avid race fan has their favourite race events, and tracks, that they like to revisit every year. We tend to like certain types of race cars as well, and, when the …

Unipart Racing Australia 1978 – 1981

I have just received these fabulous and well preserved images from contributor John Shingleton. The super sharp photos were taken from 1978 to 1981 on John’s then new Olympus OM1 camera. One of the best …

Roaring ‘40s’ celebrated at Historic Sandown

The 40th birthday of some of the greatest nameplates in motoring and motorsport will be celebrated at this year’s Historic Sandown from November 6-8.
Melbourne’s major annual historic race meeting will mark the 40th anniversary of …

Peter Molloy Honoured

One of Peter Molloy’s first bosses told him: “as long as your arse points towards the ground you won’t make a mechanic”. Thankfully for the subsequent history of Australian motor racing, Molloy ignored him.
Otherwise, we …