GULF WESTERN OIL TEAM HAVE SIGHTS SET ON LONG DISTANCE BATHURST DUNLOP SERIES ROUND

Gulf Western Oil V8 Supercar driver Michael Hector heads to Bathurst looking forward to competing on the first endurance race in the Dunlop Series – Wilson MedicOne Enduro. Fresh from a very productive test day with the Matt Stone Racing prepared Falcon FG, Hector is confident the longer format will suit him rather than the […]

MICHAEL HECTOR SCORES SEASON BEST RESULT IN BATHURST DUNLOP SERIES ROUND

Gulf Western Oil V8 Supercar driver Michael Hector has recorded a season best result finishing the Dunlop Series – Wilson MedicOne Enduro at Bathurst in P16. The Newcastle based driver was upbeat about his chances at the famous Mt Panorama track, but was a little disappointed that his Qualifying position was not as strong as […]

Dunlop Series Showcase Race for Mount Panorama

This year, the Dunlop Series will run one 250km race at the calendar’s biggest V8 Supercars event, the Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000. Rather than two 40-minute races, which the category has run consistently this season, the change means one feature race at the famous circuit and a greater opportunity for the stars of the burgeoning […]

MICHAEL HECTOR TOUGHS IT OUT AT QUEENSLAND RACEWAY DUNLOP SERIES ROUND.

Gulf Western Oil V8 Supercar driver Michael Hector left Queensland Raceway with little to show for his efforts in Round 5 of the Dunlop Series on the weekend. A promising Friday practice did not translate to the expected grid position after qualifying as Michael had to contend with red flags, traffic and a track soaked […]

MICHAEL HECTOR FOCUSED ON ‘HOME’ TRACK FOR DUNLOP SERIES ROUND FIVE.

The Gulf Western Oil V8 Supercar team is on track in Queensland this weekend for Round 5 of the 2014 Dunlop Series. Although Michael Hector is a native of Newcastle, the Matt Stone Racing team have the Ipswich located Queensland Raceway as its nominated test track. Since joining the squad in 2013 with his ex […]

TOWNSVILLE PROVES TOUGH TO TAME FOR MICHEL HECTOR IN DUNLOP SERIES SECOND RACE

After a good run in Race 1, Michael Hector’s Gulf Western Oil team was looking to consolidate the round results on the streets of Townsville on Sunday.  A second Qualifying session was run for the second 29 lap race, but Hector could only snare a rear of grid starting position. The race was once again full […]

MICHEL HECTOR AVOIDS ROUGH AND TUMBLE IN TOWNSVILLE TO POST STRONG RESULT

The Dunlop Series returned to the streets of Townsville for Round 4 of the 2014 championship with an exciting first leg journey on Saturday. After a frustrating practice, Gulf Western Oil driver Michael Hector went into Qualifying having only posted a few laps due to mechanical issues on Friday. A P29 start was not where the team […]

TOP 20 RESULTS DELIVER GOOD WEEKEND FOR GULF WESTERN OIL TEAM IN PERTH DUNLOP SERIES

The Dunlop Series headed to Perth’s Barbagllo Raceway for Round 3 of the 2014 Championship last weekend with a quality field of 26 cars making the trip. Michael Hector and his Gulf Western Oil team were determined to continue the recent good form and grab more points for his 2014 campaign. Practice on Friday saw the car […]

GULF WESTERN OIL DRIVER MICHAEL HECTOR MOVES INSIDE THE TOP 20 IN DUNLOP SERIES

Michael Hector and his Gulf Western Oil team put in a solid performance at Winton last weekend in Round 2 of the 2014 Dunlop Series. Practice on Friday was marred by poor track conditions and wet weather restricting the team to just a handful of laps in the two forty minute long sessions. This lack of track […]

V8 Supercars Dunlop Series round 2 Winton 400

Good morning every one, Round two of the V8 Supercars Dunlop Series starts this Friday at Winton raceway in the Winton 400. After a good start to the season in Adelaide the Gulf Western Oils FG Falcon Is in the transporter and on its way with the 2 other Matt Stone racing V8 Supercars. This […]