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Every week former V8 Supercars driver and three time Touring Car Masters champion Steven Johnson, along with TransAm Australia driver and inaugural SuperUtes competitor Matthew MacKelden look at all the news and movements in the world of motorsport in Australia and overseas.
 
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Nathan Herne bounced back from a shocking previous round at Sydney Motorsport Park bounced back to snatch back the lead of the 2022 Trans Am Australia Championship and sweep all three races last weekend at Queensland Raceway. We spoke to him after a big haul of points at QR, got his thoughts on S5000, and got his thoughts on the controversy surroun…
 
All eyes were on the new look Queensland Raceway last weekend as TCR Australia, Trans Am and the whole suite of ARG's motorsport offerings were on show. Tony D'Alberto stamped his authority on the 2022 TCR Championship, plus we saw a fantastic round for Jett Johnson as well in the Trans Am. We also look at some of the latest rumblings in both the F…
 
It was another round of complete domination by Shane van Gisbergen at The Bend Motorsport Park as his Supercars Championship lead blows out to more than a round. We look back at the talking points from Tailem Bend, and look ahead to the next SpeedSeries round at Queensland Raceway. Plus we speak to Will Brown after the news that he and Brodie Koste…
 
The second half of the season is under way and we look at a big round of racing at The Bend Motorsport Park this weekend. We also pick apart the cold war that seems to be going on with TransAm and Supercars following the news that Erebus Motorsport's Brodie Kostecki will be taking part in a Chevrolet Camaro at the next TransAm round at Queensland R…
 
We're still a week and a bit away from the OTR SuperSprint at The Bend Motorsport Park but there's been a lot happening off track. We had the shocking news that Pukekohe will no longer be a venue for motorsport in New Zealand and Supercars visit to the circuit next month will be the last, and earlier in the week Shane van Gisbergen was banned by hi…
 
When Beikoff Racing rolled out an AU Falcon in the Super2/Super3 grid at the Townsville 500, our social media went into meltdown with our listeners and fans getting in touch with us to try and get someone from the team to talk about this old school Supercar that was in action against some of the Super2 big hitters like Triple Eight, Tickford Racing…
 
You didn't really think we'd miss giving you your Wednesday dose of motorsport because of State Of Origin did you? We wrap up the Townsville 500, and go through some of the passionate feedback we received after the controversial finish to Race 20 - plus we'll dish out our Power Rankings and ponder what's next for Michael Masi after his departure fr…
 
If you're a fan of the Holden Racing Team, the always exceptional team at the V8 Sleuth have re-released their acclaimed book of the history of every car that was run from their inception in 1989 to the transition to Walkinshaw Racing in 2016. We spoke to the Sleuth himself Aaron Noonan, and even pried a bit deeper to see what else is in the pipeli…
 
Chariots Of Thunder has become one of the biggest events in Australian Speedway, and with over 110 competitors from every state and territory making their way to Northline Speedway in Darwin next month, we had to check in with one of the drivers who's a proud Darwinite and knows a thing or two about driving in the dirt! Chace Karpenko has made his …
 
Despite being contracted, Lee Holdsworth found himself out of a seat and out of options for a full time drive at the end of the 2020 season. But a lifeline with Walkinshaw Andretti United landed him a co-drive with Chaz Mostert for Bathurst last year, which lead to a breakthrough maiden win at Mount Panorama for Holdsworth and Mostert's second. Now…
 
We're at the half way point of the season and it's time for Matt and Steve to do their best "parent teacher interviews" impression and do our traditional mid season report card - but this year we're going to grade the teams as a whole, rather than individual drivers. Plus we chat to reigning Bathurst 1000 champion Lee Holdsworth about the massive t…
 
This is part II of our chat with Wayne from the TV show 'Chasing Classic Cars' and F40 Motorsports. He talks about his appreciation of Pontiac, his favorite Pontiac model of all, and the one Pontiac that got away. He also has good advice for all of us on how to encourage younger generations to get involved in the hobby! Thanks again to our fabulous…
 
We're back from a big weekend of Supercars action in the Top End and it was a rare weekend when the Red Bull Ampol Racing Team left around without a win - but before we even get to the fallout from the Darwin Triple Crown we look back at the shock axing of Garry Jacobson by PremiAir Racing and the ramifications on the team for the rest of the seaso…
 
We're counting down the Darwin Triple Crown this weekend and Supercars inaugural Indigenous Round at Hidden Valley. We also recap another Ferrari failure at the Baku Grand Prix as Max Verstappen increased his lead in the 2022 Formula One Championship, and we look back at the first round win for Jett Johnson in the TA2 Muscle Car series. Plus with t…
 
If you are into vintage and classic vehicles, then you know Wayne Carini! This is part one of two in our chat with Wayne from the TV show 'Chasing Classic Cars' and F40 Motorsports. He talks about his beginnings in the hobby, how the tv show came to be, and our favorite subject, PONTIAC! Thanks again to our fabulous partners! AMES PERFORMANCE AUTO …
 
Matt Stone joins us to recap the year so far for Truck Assist Racing and give us an update on his thoughts on the progress of Gen3, plus we look at some engineering movements at Walkinshaw Andretti United - plus we go through the list of confirmed co-drivers locked in for the Bathurst 1000, and brainstorm who might fill the gaps on the grid for the…
 
The SpeedSeries headed to Sydney Motorsport Park last weekend and we had our first ever TCR Australia race under lights - and for the first time under the new Stan Sports deal, with free to air coverage as well. We look back at all the weekend that was including Jett Johnson's return to SMP in a night race in his NAPA Auto Parts Ford Mustang in the…
 
We unpack a big round at Winton that gave Ford fans something to smile about at the regional Victorian circuit. Plus we look ahead to the next round of the SpeedSeries at Sydney Motorsport Park this weekend which will have live free to air coverage for the first time since the Stan Sport agreement was signed. We'll do a quick Indy 500 preview as we…
 
It's been the biggest news story of the year so far with Walkinshaw Andretti United announcing that they will be ending their long association with General Motors to switch to Ford Mustangs for Gen3 and beyond. Team boss Ryan Walkinshaw spoke to Greg Murphy, a former Holden Racing Team driver and Bathurst winner, about the landmark decision.…
 
The Bathurst 12 Hour returns after a two year hiatus and while the field might not have the star studded lineup of international drivers that we're used to, it does feature a range of Australia's best drivers and a fair chunk of Supercars stars making an appearance in the GT Enduro. We preview the 12 Hour, plus we chat to the current championship l…
 
Surprisingly it was a track that the 2022 Championship Leader had not had a win at in his illustrious career but after the long awaited return of Supercars to WA, Shane van Gisbergen finally left Barbagallo Raceway with a victory and another set of trophies for the Red Bull Ampol Racing Team. We look back at the round that was and we do a deep dive…
 
Have a listen to the story of 'BIG CHIEF' - a 1962 Super Duty Pontiac Catalina - as told by current owner Sam Williford. This car spend quality time on drag strips in the South during the 60's. Enjoy a few twists and turns in this story of a Super Duty Cat! Thanks again to our fabulous partners! AMES PERFORMANCE AUTO SMART PURCELL PERFORMANCE & RES…
 
David Reynolds has been a trophy hunter the past few rounds for Penrite Racing, and we spoke to him ahead of the trip back to Barbagallo this weekend. The 2017 Bathurst 1000 winner chats to us about what's been the big catalyst of change at Grove Racing, having Lee Holdsworth as his team mate, and gives us his thoughts on the Gen3 machinery as well…
 
The Supercars Championship returns to the West for the first time since 2019, with the Bunnings Trade SuperNight this weekend. We look at how the grid has changed since the last visit to Barbagallo three years ago, as well as recap a busy fortnight for Jett Johnson who's been juggling both the Trans Am Australia Championship and the TA2 Muscle Car …
 
We're Steve Johnson-less once again as he's on his way to The Bend for the next round of the TA2 Muscle Car series - but that won't stop us looking back at a huge weekend of motorsport with the SpeedSeries front and centre highlighted by the Bathurst 6Hour. We wrap up the remarkable race on Easter Sunday as well as speak to one of the rising stars …
 
He was one of the drivers of 2021 that was really making a name for himself in the TCR Australia Championship, but some changes behind the scenes left Luke King off the grid for the first two rounds of this year's season. Thankfully Luke is back and will be returning to the category at the Bathurst 6 Hour and he joined us to talk about the move fro…
 
Just because the Formula One Australian Grand Prix is done and dusted it doesn't mean we've got a quiet Easter on the horizon! With the Bathurst 6 Hour this weekend, we look at the bombshell news that defending champion Shane van Gisbergen will be sitting out the event due to contracting COVID - plus we'll wrap up all the action from Albert Park in…
 
The Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix is this weekend, and Melbourne is buzzing in anticipation for the race's return to the streets of Albert Park for the first time since 2019. In a special edition, we are live from Bells Hotel in the heart of South Melbourne a stones throw away from the AGP circuit to preview the return of F1 and look ahead at the…
 
Chaz Mostert will be heading in to this weekend's round at Symmons Plains with the orange numbers on his door, and for the first time in a long time a Triple Eight or DJR driver is not championship leader after the first round. We spoke to Chaz about his Bathurst win, a successful run at Sydney Motorsport Park, and the new look Walkinshaw Andretti …
 
Tony D'Alberto was the runner up in the inagural season of TCR Australia and while we might have had a few interrupted seasons and long periods of being parked up - TD has started this season off absolutely spectacularly. He's the current Championship leader heading into the Bathurst 6 Hour next month and he joined us on the show this week to wrap …
 
It was an action packed weekend with Round 2 of the SpeedSeries heading to Phillip Island featuring Trans Am, S5000, GT and headlined by the Supercheap Auto TCR Australia Championship. Overseas we saw Scott McLaughlin once again perform spectacularly in IndyCar, and the 2022 Formula One season kicked off in Bahrain. Closer to home, we spoke to Tony…
 
For this installment of PONTIAC TALK, we reconnect with our old friend Don Keefe for more on the discussion of Pontiac concept and show cars. This part one of two regarding the subject in the decade of the 1970's. Lots of great info here. Enjoy! Thanks again to our fabulous partners! AMES PERFORMANCE AUTO SMART PURCELL PERFORMANCE & RESTORATION…
 
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