BOWE, YOULDEN & EDWARDS WINTON WINNERS
May 17, 2015
A CLEAN SWEEP of the Rare Spares Rose City Trophy has helped deliver the Holden Torana its first ever victory in ENZED Touring Car Masters competition this weekend at Winton Raceway.
A lights-to flag race three victory for John Bowe saw the Ford-turned-Holden driver win the ProMasters class in the third round of the championship – the third winner from as many events so far this year.
Brett Youlden won a tight battle in the ProAm class to edge out Cameron Tilley (Valliant Pacer) and Andrew Fisher (Ford Falcon GTHO) while Tony Edwards (XA Falcon GT) won Pro Sports, ahead of Leo Tobin and Garry Treloar.Read More
BOWE GETS DOUBLE TORANA WINS AT WINTON
May 16, 2015
JOHN BOWE’S first day racing a Holden was good – but his second was even better.
After topping the charts in practice yesterday, John Bowe has taken pole position and a pair of sprint race victories to open his account in the Rare Spares Rose City Classic in style at Winton Motor Raceway.
Bowe scored pole on a cool Saturday morning – scoring the first ever Holden pole position in qualifying in TCM history – before leading lights-to-flag in both 10-lap races to give the Torana model its first race wins in the series as well.Read More
QUALIFYING: CAN HOLDEN FINALLY GRAB POLE?
May 15, 2015
THERE IS a very good chance that history could be made this morning at Winton Motor Raceway.
As the ENZED Touring Car Masters field readies for qualifying this morning, fans of the Holden lion will have their fingers crossed that John Bowe – for years their arch rival – can grab pole position for the Rare Spares Rose City Trophy here at Winton.
Why? That’s simple – a Holden has never scored pole position in qualifying for a Touring Car Masters round. Never!Read More
IT'S TORANA-RAMA FRIDAY AT WINTON AS BOWE GOES FASTEST IN PRACTICE
May 15, 2015
THE MORE THINGS change the more they stay the same – at least if you’re John Bowe and racing in the ENZED Touring Car Masters.
A week after announcing his switch from his famous Ford Mustang ‘Sally’ to a brand-new Holden Torana SL/R 5000 built by Gary O’Brien’s Bendigo Retro Muscle Cars, Bowe topped the times in practice today for the third round of the 2015 series.
Click through to check out the practice results - and more - from Winton!Read More
BOWE UNDER THE RECORD IN P1
May 15, 2015
JOHN BOWE changed brands to race a Holden in this weekend's Rare Spares Rose City trophy at Winton Raceway - but it hasn't changed his one-lap pace.
Driving the new SL/R 5000 Holden Torana, Bowe banged in a 1m30.31s lap to go 0.5s underneath his own pole record from twelve months ago.Read More
RARE SPARES ROSE CITY TROPHY - FACTS & STATS
May 13, 2015
THE ENZED Touring Car Masters has rarely disappointed when competing at the self-proclaimed ‘Nations Action Track’ – Winton Motor Raceway in regional Victoria.
The series has visited Winton four times previously and though John Bowe tops the Winton winners list he’s not dominated proceedings at the rural circuit – in fact, Gavin Bullas is the series’ most successful driver at the track in terms of overall round victories.
Click through to read all of the newsy bits and pieces coming into round three of the 2015 season!Read More
JB.. IN A HOLDEN FOR WINTON!
May 11, 2015
JOHN BOWE will race a Holden in the third round of the ENZED Touring Car Masters series this weekend at Winton Raceway in Victoria.
Yes, you read that correctly: Ford hero John Bowe driving a Holden!
The three-time TCM champion will trade his famous Mustang ‘Sally’ in for the weekend to instead drive a brand-new Holden Torana SL/R 5000 recently completed by the Bendigo Retro Muscle Cars team headed up by long-time TCM competitor, Gary O’Brien.Read More
UNDERDOGS KEEN FOR BIG TCM RESULTS AT WINTON
May 7, 2015
TWO VICTORIAN drivers who could consider themselves amongst the ENZED Touring Car Masters underdog ranks are keen to show their respective strengths at Winton Motor raceway next week.
Round 3 of the 2015 series will be held at the rural Victorian venue – a circuit that has the habit of producing tight racing and surprise performances from drivers and especially cars not regularly at the front of the TCM field.
Porsche driver Sven Burchartz and Ford Falcon XA pilot Tony Edwards are two hoping for Winton’s unpredictable nature to play to their respective strengths.Read More
TOUGH WEEKEND FOR RICHARDS AT SYMMONS PLAINS
Apr 2, 2015
Round two of the Enzed Touring Car Masters at Symmons Plains was both frustrating and reasonably successful for Jim and the Shannons AMC Javelin with fourth place overall in Pro Masters at the end of three races.
The weekend commenced on the Friday with two twenty minute practice sessions the first of which was very wet and the second not much better so Jim elected not to go out as there was a limited supply of wet weather Hoosier tyres.Read More
JOHNSON'S WHITE HOT FORM CONTINUES
Mar 29, 2015
STEVEN JOHNSON claimed his third victory from as many races in the ENZED Touring Car Masters this afternoon after another faultless lights-to-flag display.
With no points on offer for the final race of the weekend later this afternoon, Johnson also collected the ProMaster class victory for the Shannons Tasmania Tourist Trophy, whilst Cameron Tilley and Tony Hunter led the way in the ProAm and ProSport classes respectively.