V8SC: The Falcon Lives On; Prodrive Confirms Continued Use of Dying Ford Model Into 2017

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CAMPBELLFIELD, Australia — official series release by Bruce Newton — Robert Cianflone/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — The Ford Falcon road car will disappear from sale at the end of 2016, but Prodrive Racing Australia has confirmed it intends to race the FG X in 2017 and potentially on into 2018. The former factory team and star driver Mark Winterbottom won the …

V8SC: X-Factor; Prodrive Debuts Third FG X for Reynolds, Looks for Rebound at Albert Park

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CAMPBELLFIELD, Victoria, Australia — official team release — Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Prodrive Racing (Australia) will debut its third Ford FG X Falcon at the 2015 Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix with The Bottle-O Racing Team’s David Reynolds stepping up into the latest model Falcon for this week’s event. After an unfortunate incident in the closing stages of …

V8SC: Upgrade; Reynolds to Switch to FG X Chassis for Australian Grand Prix

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CAMPBELLFIELD, Victoria — official series release — Robert Cianflone/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Chaz Mostert’s sizable crash at the Clipsal 500 has not set Prodrive Racing (Australia) back, with the team saying on Tuesday they plan to deliver David Reynolds an FG X for the upcoming Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix. With just eight days until the event, PRA team …

V8SC: FPR Facing Challenges With FG X Conversion Build

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CAMPBELLFIELD, Victoria, Australia — official release — V8SC photo — Ford Performance Racing could field a mixture of FG X and existing FG II Falcon V8 Supercars at the Clipsal 500 Adelaide 2015 championship opener. With category aerodynamic testing due in January and the Clipsal in late February, team principal Tim Edwards has conceded Ford’s official homologation team faces a difficult …