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Two Wins for Heimgartner in Final day of Action at Pukekohe

February 9, 2020

Andre Heimgartner has claimed two race wins in the final day of racing at Round two of the BNT V8s Championship at Pukekohe today. Heimgartner was followed to the line by Toyota driver Alexandra Whitley, with Heimgartner’s Hamilton Motorsports teammate Lance Hughes coming home in third. Heimgartner claimed the top spot of the podium in the final race with Whitley..


Collins Takes Line Honours in BNT V8s – Heimgartner Second

February 8, 2020

Cambridge driver Sam Collins has taken line honours aboard his Ford Mustang in race one of the BNT V8s Championship this afternoon at Pukekohe, winning the race overall and taking the victory in the BNT V8s Open class of the Championship. Andre Heimgartner followed Collins to the line to claim second overall and winning BNT V8s class, Australian driver Alexandra..


Heimgartner Wins Round in BNT V8s – Race Three Abandoned

December 1, 2019

Andre Heimgartner has taken the overall win at the first round of the BNT V8s championship at Pukekohe with two wins this weekend. Australian driver Alexandra Whitley was second for the weekend and Kiwi driver Brad Lathrope third. Race three of the weekend which got underway late on Sunday afternoon was red flagged and eventually abandoned when rain starting lashing..


Heimgartner Wins BNT V8s Opener at Pukekohe

November 30, 2019

Virgin Australia Supercars Championship regular André Heimgartner has triumphed on his return to the BNT V8s. Heimgartner led the field to the green flag with Hamilton Motorsports teammate Lance Hughes alongside him. Fellow Holden Commodore VE pilot Rob Wallace started third with series debutante Alexandra Whitley in fourth for Richards Team Motorsport in the sole Toyota Camry. Whitley was quick..


Heimgartner Makes BNT V8 Return

November 26, 2019

Andre Heimgartner will return to the BNT V8s field this weekend when the season gets underway at Pukekohe. The 2017/18 BNT V8s Champion will line up on the grid for Hamilton Motorsports, alongside teammate Lance Hughes. Heimgartner has previously partnered with Hughes in the New Zealand endurance race series and says he’s excited to join the squad over the summer..


Alexandra Whitley Lands BNT V8 Drive

November 22, 2019

Alexandra Whitley will line up in a Richards Team Motorsport Toyota Camry when the BNT V8s Championship gets underway at Pukekohe next weekend. Her debut in the BNT V8s Championship follows on from a positive debut in the V8 Utes Championship last season where the 26-year-old Australian driver finished sixth overall accumulating a number of podium results including a race..


BNT V8s Announce Revised Calendar

November 11, 2019

The BNT V8s Championship has announced that it will run a revised calendar for the 2019/20 season. The revised calendar means that the Championship will not compete at the two Speedworks Events Rounds held at Highlands Motorsport Park at Cromwell and Teretonga at Invercargill – adding an extra event at Pukekohe in their place. Category management has cited the high..


Chester Leads Home Evans in BNT V8s

September 15, 2019

Nick Chester and his Chesters Plumbing & Bathroom Holden Commodore has lead home Simon Evans in the last two races of BNT V8s Non Championship event at the ITM Auckland SuperSprint at Pukekohe this afternoon. Like yesterday’s opening race, where Chester took victory by a narrow margin, the two Holden drivers battled each other all the way to the chequered..


BNT V8s Joins Supercars Junior Development Program

September 15, 2019

The BNT V8s Championship will join the Supercars Junior Development Program to provide a pathway for young Kiwi drivers to follow the likes of Scott McLaughlin into the top grade. A partnership between the New Zealand Touring Car Championship and Supercars was forged at this weekend’s ITM Auckland SuperSprint to identify, nurture and ultimately promote young talent into the established..


Chester Wins BNT V8s Opener at Pukekohe

September 14, 2019

Nick Chester and his Chester Plumbing & Bathroom Holden Commodore has won a hard fought battle with Simon Evans in the first race of the BNT V8s Non Championship event at the ITM Auckland SuperSprint at Pukekohe this afternoon. The two Holden drivers fought all the way through the 16-lap encounter, with Evans in his Wet & Forget Holden Commodore..