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Roger Penske sending mixed messages over V8 Supercars interest

Peter McKay While there has been steady speculation that American business mogul and motor racing figure Roger Penske is contemplating entering a team in the V8 Supercars, the wily operator is not rushing to a...

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American team owner Roger Penske keen on V8 Supercars entry

Captain’s pick: Roger Penske, pictured with driver Will Power in October, hopes to buy or partner an Australian V8 team.

Mark Fogarty Legendary American race car team owner Roger Penske has confirmed his keen interest in entering Australia's V8 Supercar category next year.

Team Penske to shake up V8 Supercars scene

Ultimate road roacer: Former V8 Supercars champion Marcos Ambrose is set to return to the series.

Stephen Ottley and David McCowen Roger Penske, Dick Johnson and Marcos Ambrose are set to rock the sport.

Penske move into V8 Supercars injects life into Dick Johnson Racing

Roger Penske, 77, (left, seen with Penske Racing driver Ryan Briscoe of Australia) is an icon of American racing and a business titan, running a multibillion-dollar automotive and transport empire that spans the globe.

Mark Fogarty Leading American team owner Roger Penske’s move into V8 Supercars is good for the sport – and especially good for Australian motor racing legend Dick Johnson.

Former champion Marcos Ambrose set to return to V8 Supercars next year

Marcos Ambrose talks to NASCAR president Mike Helton during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series at Chicagoland Speedway on Saturday.

Mark Fogarty Former champion Marcos Ambrose is set to return to V8 Supercars next year to lead an assault by legendary American team owner Roger Penske.

Marcos Ambrose leaving NASCAR to return home

Marcos Ambrose is set to return to Australia.

Twice Australian V8 champion Marcos Ambrose has informed Richard Petty Motorsports he will leave NASCAR at the end of this season and return home.

Marcos Ambrose hoping to continue run of success at NASCAR's Watkins Glen race

Road warrior: Marcos Ambrose leading the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Watkins Glen, NY.

Stephen Ottley and Sam Hall This weekend’s NASCAR race at Watkins Glen is shaping up as the most important of Marcos Ambrose’s career.

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Will Power revved up for Indycar title challenge

On the verge: Australian driver Will Power is looking to secure his maiden Indycar championship.

Stephen Ottley and David McCowen Aussie Indycar star Will Power is about to start a career-defining month.

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Ford looking good this year, but V8 Supercars future uncertain

Sam Hall Ford is on track to clinching its first V8 Supercars championship since 2010, however the brand’s longer term commitment to motor sport is still no clearer.

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Briscoe is happy with runner-up finish

Mike Harris Australian driver Ryan Briscoe put the drama of his primary car being destroyed behind him to finish second in the IndyCar Sonoma Grand Prix on Sunday.

Briscoe wows powerful motorsport figure

Robert Grant Ryan Briscoe received the endorsement of America's most powerful motorsport figure after the Sydney racer claimed his second Indycar victory.

Ryan Briscoe gets first IndyCar win

Australia's Ryan Briscoe held off Indianapolis 500 winner Scott Dixon and barely slipped through a late-race crash to win at the Milwaukee Mile.

Aussie Briscoe qualifies for front row

Australia's Ryan Briscoe has qualified for his first front-row start in Sunday's 92nd Indianapolis 500.

Indy hopes rest with Briscoe

Robert Grant Australia's hopes of winning the world's most famous race, the Indianapolis 500, rest with arguably the country's most talented driver, Ryan Briscoe.

Ryan Briscoe shines at Indianapolis 500

Robert Grant Ryan Briscoe has strengthened his credentials as a favourite for next week's iconic Indianapolis 500 race, setting the pace in the latest practice session.

Briscoe drives away with major award

By Robert Grant Versatile Australian driver Ryan Briscoe, who has just snared a key IndyCar seat for 2008, has collected a major motorsport award.