Tag Archives: Hidden Valley Raceway

V8 Supercars – Kelly Brothers Look To Break Townsville Hoodoo

July 5, 2011

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Jack Daniel’s Racing team-mates Todd and Rick Kelly are determined to break their Townsville hoodoo at the Sucrogen Townsville 400 in northern Queensland this weekend. The Townsville event, like the Kelly brothers’ four-car operation, was established in 2009 and is already one of the blue-ribbon events on the V8 Supercars Championship schedule. But for the […]

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V8 Supercars – Greg Murphy To Debut Third Pepsi Max Crew Livery In Townsville

July 5, 2011

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 Greg Murphy will debut the third livery of the season for the Pepsi Max Crew at the Sucrogen Townsville 400 this weekend with yet another striking design set to turn heads. – The livery is part of the ‘Cool the Burn’ integrated product launch involving two leading brands. Central to the campaign is the simultaneous […]

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V8 Supercars – IRWIN Tools Welcomes American V8 Supercars Event

July 5, 2011

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US hand tool and power tool accessory business and V8 Supercar sponsor IRWIN Tools, has given a big tick to the expansion of the sport into America. When V8 Supercars announced on Friday that the series would race at the new Austin, Texas purpose built Formula 1 and Moto GP track, known as the Circuit […]

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V8 Supercars – Van Gisbergen’s Win Tops Epic Day For SBR

June 19, 2011

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Stone Brothers Racing’s (SBR) V8 Supercar prodigy Shane van Gisbergen, today chalked up his second career win in Australia’s premier motorsport category after a masterful display of driving at the Hidden Valley Raceway in Darwin this afternoon. And while van Gisbergen’s drive in the #9 SP Tools Racing Falcon will steal the headlines, SBR’s other […]

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V8 Supercars – Potential Unfulfilled For Kelly Racing In Darwin

June 19, 2011

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Kelly Racing has shown potential but left Hidden Valley Raceway frustrated following the SKYCITY Triple Crown in Darwin, Northern Territory this weekend. Pepsi Max Crew driver Greg Murphy was the fastest of the team’s four Commodores in qualifying on Saturday, fourth fastest in qualifying and then eighth in the Top 10 Shootout. On track for […]

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V8 Supercars – Looking Back At Rick Kelly’s Win In Darwin…

June 19, 2011

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In 2004 Rick Kelly was leading the third and final race of the weekend at the SKYCITY Triple Crown in Darwin when a brake problem saw him hurtle off at the end of the long Hidden Valley main straight. Having won Race 2 earlier in the day, the brake failure ended Kelly’s chances of victory, […]

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V8 Supercars – Thompson To Sit Out Hidden Valley Co-Driver Practice

June 17, 2011

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TeamVodafone endurance driver Andrew Thompson has sidelined himself from this week’s co-driver practice session at Hidden Valley Raceway, erring on the side of caution after spraining his wrist on a go-kart at a team partner ride day last week. The sprain, a minor discomfort at the time, flared the following day and Thompson and the […]

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V8 Supercars – Kelly Racing Skycity Triple Crown Darwin Preview

June 15, 2011

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Pepsi Max Crew driver Greg Murphy is a former race winner at Hidden Valley Raceway, taking out Race 2 at the ‘Top End’ event back in 2001 – Murphy is coming to grips with his #11 Pepsi Max Commodore, now 16th in the 2011 V8 Supercars Championship points standings after 11 races, with strong pace […]

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V8 Supercars – Team Vodafone Chase Elusive Pole Position At Hidden Valley

June 14, 2011

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Despite having celebrated five race victories at Darwin’s Hidden Valley Raceway, TeamVodafone are yet to add a pole position from the 2.87km track to their burgeoning list of achievements. With Jamie Whincup boasting an impressive record of 9 front-row starts from 11 races so far this year, the team are hoping to turn that around […]

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V8 Supercars – Alex Davison; “Darwin Owes Me”

June 10, 2011

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Having starred in Darwin over the last two years, IRWIN Racing’s Alex Davison goes to the next V8 Supercars event full of confidence and with one thing on his mind, a podium result. Based on his Hidden Valley Raceway form of the past two years, and improved competitiveness this season, Davison is the one Ford […]

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V8 Supercars – “Best Test Day I’ve Had”; Alex Davison

June 2, 2011

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Alex Davison believes that yesterday’s test day was the best he’s had in the two and a half years he’s been with Stone Brothers Racing. The day started out with tricky conditions after a morning shower wet the track, but the rain quickly passed and the track dried out allowing IRWIN Racing to go through […]

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