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Nick Ross Comes Out on Top at Pukekohe – Takes Championship Lead

November 4, 2018

Cambridge V8 driver Nick Ross has taken the lead of the BNT V8s Championship at Pukekohe this weekend, taking two wins and a second placing. Ross and his Total Lubricants Nissan Altima finished second in the opening race of the weekend behind Australian Jack Smith, before leading the young Aussie home in the final two races on Sunday. Smith’s teammate,..


Smith Wins BNT V8s Season Opener

November 3, 2018

Australian driver Jack Smith has taken the first win of the season at the opening round of the BNT V8s at Pukekohe today. Starting from pole position, Smith lost the lead to Nick Ross in his Total Lubricants Nissan Altima off the start, with the Cambridge driver leading for much of the race. A safety car was called on lap..


Contenders Line Up in BNT V8s

November 1, 2018

It will be anyone’s title when the BNT V8s Championship gets underway this weekend at Pukekohe for the ITM V8 Supersprint. With plenty of returning faces, there are a number of new drivers looking to make their debut in the championship. Championship veteran Nick Ross and his Total Lubricants Nissan Altima return again for the 2018/19 season, the Cambridge drivers..


Grove Reveals Striking Look for Toyota Camry

October 31, 2018

Brenton Grove has revealed the Toyota Camry he will race with Richards Team Motorsport when the BNT V8s Championship gets underway this weekend at Pukekohe. The 21-year-old from Australia will enjoy backing from Tiger Building Systems and Grove Group during the six round BNT V8 Championship. Grove will be part of a three car effort with Richards Team Motorsport, joining..


Supercheap Auto Backing for Jack Smith

October 30, 2018

Australian Dunlop Super 2 Series driver Jack Smith will be lining up on the New Zealand grid again as the BNT V8’s Championship 2018-19 season gets underway in Pukekohe this weekend. Claiming several podiums and a race win last season and familiarising himself with New Zealand’s circuits, Smith will this year be focusing on the title running alongside Hamilton Motorsports..


Timperley Looks to Continue Winning Form

October 29, 2018

Brock Timperley will be looking to continue his race winning form in class two of the BNT V8s when the new season gets underway at Pukekohe this weekend. Timperley had a strong back end of the season and took out rookie of the year honours for class two in 2017/18. “Our speed was great throughout the season, particularly at rounds..


Matt Tubbs Looking to Jump Up the Grid

October 25, 2018

An upgraded car and a refined driving style are two of the ingredients Matt Tubbs hopes will springboard his results when the BNT V8s get underway at Pukekohe in November. Tubbs made his rookie debut last year, and with his season coming right towards the back end of the championship, the Hamilton racer believes he and his Jumpflex Holden will..


New Car, New Number – Wallace Moves Into Class One of BNT V8s

October 24, 2018

It’ll be a new car and a new number for Rob Wallace when he makes the progression into class one of the BNT V8s Championship this season. In the off season, Wallace purchased the ex Greg Murphy V8 SuperTourer and now plans on running the car in the top tier of the New Zealand V8 Championship – with the famous..


Ross Expects Tight Championship Battle in BNT V8s

October 19, 2018

It will be a measured approach to the BNT V8s season for Nick Ross and his Total Lubricants Nissan Altima when the championship gets underway at Pukekohe November 2-4. It will be the Cambridge driver and his Concept Motorsport team’s 16th consecutive season in the BNT V8s championship and having finished third last season, 43-year-old Ross believes that while every..


Championship podium finish the focus for Ashwell

October 15, 2018

A championship podium finish is the aim for Christchurch driver Justin Ashwell in class two of the BNT V8s this season. “We had a mixed season last year. We completed all rounds with no DNF’s and no penalties, we just didn’t have car speed,” said Ashwell. During the off season break, Ashwell says he and his team have put a..