MIEDECKE HITS THE FRONT AS JOHNSON AND BOWE TRADE WINS IN DARWIN TCM THRILLER
Jun 21, 2015
AS STEVEN JOHNSON and John Bowe battled for the overall victory in the ENZED Thunder in the Valley and round four of the Touring Car Masters series, Andrew Miedecke has rushed to the top of the ProMaster points standings at the series half-way point.
Johnson maintained his perfect ENZED Touring Car Masters round record by winning in Darwin, his two wins and a second allowing him to edge out teammate and long-time friend John Bowe for overall honours.
A genuinely thrilling display of racing between the pair – and the likes of Andrew Miedecke and Jim Richards – entertained the huge Darwin crowd all weekend with three sensational races.Read More
IT'S THE JOHNSON & BOWE SHOW IN DARWIN
Jun 20, 2015
STEVEN JOHNSON and John Bowe put on a show in race one of the ENZED Touring Car Masters in Darwin - swapping the lead twice in a great opening race.
Having started from second on the grid, Johnson won from Bowe, with Andrew Miedecke and Jim Richards following them home in close company - the four getting the flag line astern.
Click through to read the full rundown of who finished where in race one at Hidden Valley.Read More
TCM MANAGEMENT HAILS SUPERB BOWE POLE
Jun 20, 2015
ENZED Touring Car Masters (TCM) category manager Tony Hunter has issued the following Qualifying for Round 4 of the ENZED Touring Car Masters series at Hidden Valley raceway, in Darwin.Read More
BOWE NARROWLY GRABS SEVENTH DARWIN POLE
Jun 20, 2015
STEVEN JOHNSON gave it a red hot go but fell just short of beating John Bowe to pole position for the ENZED Thunder in the Valley this morning in Darwin.
Bowe set a record 1m12.3826s lap earlier in qualifying and looked set to score a relatively comfortable pole position beofore a late run from Johnson saw him edge closer.
His last flyer of 1m12.5022s fell just 0.1196s short of denying Bowe his sixth straight and seventh Darwin pole postion overall.Read More
Jun 19, 2015
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BOWE EDGES OLD FRIEND JOHNSON IN DARWIN PRACTICE
Jun 19, 2015
THE REUNION of the Bowe and Johnson racing families under the same banner has instantly delivered the tight competition expected, during practice for round four of the ENZED Touring Car Masters today in Darwin.
John Bowe edged out Steven Johnson in today’s practice times, the Torana beating the Mustang by the tiny margin of 0.07s on a super-fast day at Hidden Valley Raceway.
The new track surface instantly delivered record lap times with Bowe’s fastest of 1m13.5842s a full 0.6s under the existing qualifying record and 1.1s under the old race lap record.Read More
MIEDECKE READY TO GO FISHING FOR RESULTS IN DARWIN
Jun 19, 2015
IT’S SAFE to say that Andrew Miedecke loves the Northern Territory.
As a keen fisherman, trips into the deep blue waters off the Northern coast and into the rugged red centre deliver plenty of rest and relaxation away from his busy working life at the helm of Port Macquarie’s Miedecke Motor Group.
And as a racing driver, the 2.8km Hidden Valley circuit just South of Darwin’s CBD delivers a driving challenge that suits the Chevrolet Camaro racer in the ENZED Touring Car Masters (TCM).Read More
TCM TORQUE – ENZED THUNDER IN THE VALLEY
Jun 16, 2015
DARWIN has been a very happy hunting ground for the ENZED Touring Car Masters since the series’ first visited the venue in 2008.
The long straight plays to the cars with plenty of ponies under the bonnet, but the technical, flowing nature of the remainder of the lap allows the smaller capacity, lighter cars to stay right in the game. Over the years there has been some giant-killing performances at the venue: notably Michael Almond qualifying a 350hp Porsche third in 2013, and Cameron Mason storming his five-litre Mustang to the front of the pack last year.
Click through to read everything you need to know about Round 4 - including the full entry list.Read More
BOWE AND JOHNSON REUNITED
Jun 9, 2015
ONE OF Australia’s most famous racing partnerships – Johnson and Bowe – will be reunited when the ENZED Touring Car Masters series for classic 60s and 70s muscle cars hits Darwin with the V8 Supercars this June.
After racing alongside friend and team owner Dick Johnson for 11 seasons of Australian Touring Car racing between 1988 and 1998 in a partnership that netted two Bathurst 1000 victories and the 1995 Australian Touring Car Championship, John Bowe will reunite the famous dynamic under his own terms when Dick’s son Steve joins John Bowe Racing in the Touring Car Masters’ ‘ENZED Thunder in the Valley’.Read More
(UPDATED) BOWE HATCHES JOHNSON PLAN FOR DARWIN
May 26, 2015
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ONE OF THE most famous partnerships in Aussie motorsport – Bowe and Johnson – could be back together on the same bit of race track sooner, rather than later.
An ambitious plan hatched by ENZED Touring Car Masters racer John Bowe could see him take on Steven Johnson in the next round of the series at Hidden Valley this June.