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Emma Gilmour has confirmed her participation in the 2014 New Zealand National Rally Championship and her new co-driver for the six round series will be Ben Atkinson, who is the brother of Australian world rally championship driver Chris Atkinson.
The Volvo Polestar Racing team, the newest V8 Supercars manufacturer, has unveiled its Volvo S60 race car ahead of this year’s V8 Supercars Championship that’s scheduled to get underway later this month at the Clipsal 500 Adelaide.
Toyota has announced that it will cease building cars in Australia by the end of 2017. Toyota began building cars in Australia in 1963 and now follows in the footsteps of announcements by Ford and Holden that they find it no longer economically viable to build cars there.
Cadel Evans, Holden’s brand ambassador and the first Australian to win the Tour de France cycle race, recently switched his cycle pedals for the loud accelerator pedal on Holden’s V8 Supercar.