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Frustrating End To Novocastrian’s Season

A PROMISING run in the final round of the 2012 Dunlop V8 Supercar Series ended in disappointment for Michael Hector at Homebush. There was good news for Michael Hector, who recorded his best round result of the season, 11th. Capping his first season in the series, Michael Hector qualified his Carrington Equipment / CEG Rentals [...]

Sydney Send Off For Novocastrian’s Falcons

NOVOCASTRIAN Motorsport will farewell its Brad Jones Racing-built Falcons in this weekend’s seventh and final round of the 2012 Dunlop V8 Supercar Series at Homebush. Built by BJR for the V8 Supercar Championship Series in 2004 and 2005, the family-run squad acquired the first of the cars in late 2009, for Drew Russell to use [...]

Season Best Results For Novocastrians At Winton

NOVOCASTRIAN Motorsport drivers Drew Russell, Aaren Russell and Michael Hector all scored their best race finishes of the 2012 Dunlop V8 Supercar Series at Winton Motor Raceway on Sunday. In the second of three races during Round 6 of the series, Drew Russell was fifth, leading home brother Aaren Russell in sixth, with series rookie [...]

Bathurst UPS And Downs For Novocastrian Motorsport

OVER the course of 28 racing laps, Novocastrian Motorsport experienced the highs and lows of the biggest weekend in Australian motorsport, in the fifth round of the 2012 Dunlop V8 Supercar Series at Mount Panorama. In Friday’s opening race, brothers Drew and Aaren Russell both finished inside the Top 10, before a stuck throttle late [...]

Novocastrian Motorsport Ready For ‘The Big One’

Of the team’s three Brad Jones Racing-built Falcons, Drew Russell leads the way in the standings entering the weekend. The 24-year-old currently sits 10th, having finished two of the four rounds inside the Top 10. Adding to the team’s support from local businesses, Russell’s Falcon will feature major backing from Newcastle Commercial Finance for the [...]

Drew Russell Joins SBR As Enduro Cover

NEWCASTLE’s Drew Russell has been enlisted by leading V8 Supercar outfit Stone Brothers Racing as its reserve driver for this year’s endurance races. The 24-year-old will join the three-time V8 Supercar champions at September’s Dick Smith Sandown 500 and October’s SuperCheap Auto Bathurst 1000 as cover for the drivers of the team’s three Falcons. Shane [...]

Novocastrian Motor Sports secures Stone Brothers Race cars for 2013

NEWCASTLE-BASED Novocastrian Motorsport will take delivery of a pair of Stone Brothers Racing FG Falcons for the 2013 Dunlop Series at the end of the season – and they are in the market to purchase a third car. The family-owned and run team of Wayne Russell and sons Drew and Aaren have been mainstays of [...]

Drew Russell leads the way for Novocastrians in Ipswich

NOVOCASTRIAN Motorsport’s Drew Russell has consolidated his spot inside the Top 10 in the Dunlop V8 Supercar Series standings, finishing 15th for the weekend in Round 4 of the 2012 series at Queensland Raceway. In the team’s other Brad Jones Racing-built BF Falcons, younger brother Aaren Russell was equal 16th for the weekend, with Michael [...]

Drew Russell Grabs Townsville Top 10

DREW Russell has claimed his second consecutive Top 10 round finish in the Dunlop V8 Supercar Series, finishing eighth in Townsville. Russell led the way for Novocastrian Motorsport in Round 3 of the 2012 season, with younger brother Aaren Russell 16th after a troubled Sunday, while series rookie Michael Hector scored his best race results [...]

Novocastrian Motorsport has won the $500 ARMOR ALL SAS Award

LONG-TIME Dunlop Series team Novocastrian Motorsport has won the $500 ARMOR ALL SAS Award from the third round of the 2012 series in Townsville. The Newcastle-based team runs three cars in the development category for brothers Drew and Aaren Russell and rookie Michael Hector. Drew Russell was in great form in Townsville, finishing eighth for […]