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Ross Salvages Podium Finish in BNT V8s

December 10, 2018

Nick Ross has finished round two of the BNT V8s Championship at Pukekohe in third place overall for the weekend.   Going into the weekend as the Championship leader with a narrow points lead over Australian driver Jack Smith, Ross qualified his Total Lubricants Nissan Altima in second place just 0.133 of a second behind his rival Smith.   Though..

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Jack Smith Takes Round Win and Championship Lead in BNT V8s

December 9, 2018

Australian driver Jack Smith has taken the lead of the BNT V8s Championship at Pukekohe this weekend, by notching up two wins and a second placing in his SCT Logistics/Supercheap Auto Holden Commodore. Smith qualfied on pole in Class One of the Championship and backed up yesterdays win, with another victory in race two and second place in the final..

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Jack Smith Takes Opening Win at Round Two of BNT V8s

December 8, 2018

Australian driver Jack Smith has won the first race of the weekend at Round Two of the BNT V8s Championship held at Pukekohe this afternoon. Starting from pole position, Smith lost the lead to Nick Ross in his Total Lubricants Nissan Altima on lap two, and losing a further place to his countryman Brenton Grove a few turns later. The..

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Championship Leader Focussed on Race Wins in BNT V8s

December 7, 2018

As round two of the BNT V8s gets underway this weekend at Pukekohe, championship leader Nick Ross says he’s ready to keep pushing and to hopefully extend his points lead.   “I’ve never come out of the season opener leading the championship before. So, the approach is to get out there and win more races,” said Ross.   Ross currently..

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Drivers to Vie Jason Richards Memorial Trophy

December 3, 2018

Drivers in the BNT V8s Championship will compete for a special trophy, when the series visits the South Island in January. Jason Richards was a well-regarded driver by his peers on both sides of the Tasman and competed in the Australian Supercars Championship for ten years, before passing away from adrenocortical carcinoma – an aggressive form of cancer. Richards was..

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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,..

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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..

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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..

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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..

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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..

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