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His Formula One rivals remember three-time world champion Jack Brabham as a hard but fair competitor and a really nice man.

Sat, 25 Oct 2014 15:34:04 +1300
Administrator takes charge of ailing Caterham F1 team (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/25344627

London (AFP) - Administrators have taken control of the crisis-hit Caterham team as the ongoing row over its management continued to threaten its future in the sport.

Sat, 25 Oct 2014 13:00:47 +1300
Caterham F1 Team enter administration (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/25344501

LONDON (Reuters) - Caterham Formula One have agreed to hand over management of the team to administrator Finbarr O'Connell, they said on Friday.
A statement released by the team announc...

Sat, 25 Oct 2014 12:13:42 +1300
V8 drivers upset over Gold Coast kerbs (NZ Newswire) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/25343341

Measures to prevent V8 Supercars cutting corners on the Gold Coast street circuit have left drivers fuming and confused.

Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:35:19 +1300
Bathurst pain in the past for V8 star (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/25340480

Holden's Shane van Gisbergen says his Bathurst 1000 heartache is in the past as he makes a flying start to the V8 Supercars event on the Gold Coast.

Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:17:04 +1300
Van Gisbergen quickest at Gold Coast V8s (NZ Newswire) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/25342847

Holden's Shane van Gisbergen has posted the quickest time in practice at the V8 Supercars event on the Gold Coast to put his Bathurst disappointment aside.

Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:33:15 +1300
Schumacher has made progress, says doctor (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/25336069

A doctor who treated Michael Schumacher after his skiing accident has said the seven times Formula One champion has made progress but his recovery could still take years.

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:27:09 +1300
Caterham F1 team on brink of failure (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/25334783

By Alan Baldwin
LONDON (Reuters) - The Caterham Formula One team was on the brink of collapse on Thursday with employees locked out of the factory while past and present management trad...

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:48:59 +1300
Frosty still holds V8 title hopes (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/25330656

It's do-or-die time for Ford star Mark Winterbottom but he believes he can still deny V8 Supercars champion Jamie Whincup another title.

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 01:39:29 +1300
Targa 'King' faces tough fight to regain crown (Fuseworks) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/motorsport/news/article/-/25328226

Targa tarmac rally 'King' Tony Quinn and co-driver Naomi Tillett face a tough battle next week as the five-time winner attempts to wrest back his 'crown' from defending title-holder Martin Dippie and his co-driver Jona Grant.

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:38:31 +1300