McLaughlin Holds Off Red Bull Holden to Win Sunday Gold Coast Race

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SURFERS PARADISE, Queensland — Scott McLaughlin might have run out of fuel on his celebration lap and had to push it in, but the Shell V-Power Racing driver gave it his all and held on to win Sunday’s race at the Gold Coast 600 from the might of the Red Bull Holden Racing Team of Jamie Whincup and Shane Van …

INDYCAR: Brabham Unveils PIRTEK Team Murray Ride for Month of May at Indy

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INDIANAPOLIS — official team release — PTM photo — Matt Brabham joined the Indianapolis Fire Department to unveil his No. 61 PIRTEK Team Murray Chevrolet that will start his Verizon IndyCar Series career during Saturday’s Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The 22-year-old rookie was joined at IFD Station 7 by team owner, Brett Murray along …

INDYCAR: Chris Kyle Frog Foundation Joins Forces With Brabham, PIRTEK Team Murray at Indy

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INDIANAPOLIS – official team release — PIRTEK photo — The Chris Kyle Frog Foundation will join forces with PIRTEK Team Murray for the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 in May 2016. Executive Director of the Chris Kyle Frog Foundation, Taya Kyle, was on hand in Indianapolis with driver Matt Brabham and team owner Brett Murray at the annual Performance Racing …

INDYCAR: Matt Brabham to Attempt 100th Indianapolis 500 With PIRTEK Team Murray

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SYDNEY, Australia — official team release — Team Murray photo — International fluid transfer solution specialists PIRTEK have created the opportunity of a lifetime for Matt Brabham in next year’s 100th Indianapolis 500, set to take place on May 29. Brabham, just 21 years old, will become just the third third-generation driver to attempt to qualify for the ‘Greatest Spectacle in …

SOUTHEAST: Brabham to Make Late Model Debut Driving for David Gilliland Racing at Tri-County

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GRANITE FALLS, N.C. — official team release — DGR photo — Matt Brabham will make his stock car debut driving for NASCAR star David Gilliland’s late model team in the Hams Restaurant of Hickory 125 Southeast Limited Late Model Series event this Saturday night at Tri-County Speedway in Granite Falls, N.C. The arrangement came about after Brabham completed a test …

INDY LIGHTS: Brabham Returns to Andretti Autosport for Long Beach Indy Lights Go

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INDIANAPOLIS — official team release — Indy Lights photo — Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires race winner Matt Brabham will head to Long Beach, Calif. with two-times series champions Andretti Autosport to contest Sunday’s hour-long Indy Lights event. The Mazda Road to Indy veteran will pilot the No. 83 Stellrecht Company Andretti Autosport Mazda on the streets of Long …

INDY LIGHTS: Matthew Brabham Returns to Andretti Autosport for St. Petersburg Opener

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INDIANAPOLIS — official team release — Matthew Brabham Racing photo — Matt Brabham will make a return to Indy Lights for the first event of the 2015 season at St. Petersburg, Fla. on March 27-29 with Andretti Autosport. The arrangement sees the Brabham and Andretti names come together once again after a successful first Indy Lights season in 2014 and clinching …

Indy Lights Star Matthew Brabham and Snowball Derby Roundup Highlight Tonight’s Motorsports Madness Show on PMN

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online release — Matthew Brabham photo – Andretti Autosport Firestone Indy Lights racer Matthew Brabham, a look back at this past weekend’s Snowball Derby for Super Late Models, the V8 Supercars Championship finale in Sydney and the latest motorsports news and analysis will keep the Speed77 Radio roundtable buzzing on tonight’s two-hour edition of …

F1: Project Brabham Launched in Effort to Bring Brabham Name Back to Racing

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BANBURY, England – official release — Project Brabham photo — Brabham, one of the most successful names in racing history, has launched Project Brabham in a bid to come back as a world-class racing team. In the pioneering spirit of triple Formula One World Champion Sir Jack Brabham, the group will return through an innovative model of open-source racing to build and fund …

INDY LIGHTS: Matthew Brabham Takes Emphatic First Indy Lights Win…at Indy!

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SPEEDWAY, IN – official release — Indy Lights photo — The Brabham family finally has a victory to its credit at the hallowed Indianapolis Motor Speedway after third generation racer Matthew Brabham made light of treacherous conditions to lead throughout this evening’s fifth round of the Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires. Brabham, who had qualified Andretti Autosport’s #83 United …

OPEN WHEEL: Matthew Brabham Earns Gorsline Scholarship

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March 14, 2014 — SEBRING, Fla. – Brandon Howard Photo — Matthew Brabham, out of Indianapolis and Gold Coast, Australia, was presented the 20th Annual Gorsline Scholarship by John Gorsline Thursday ahead of the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring fueled by Fresh From Florida at Sebring Int’l Raceway. Brabham, 20, is part of the Brabham Family dynasty as grandson of …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Open wheel lineage equals proven success for Matthew Brabham

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February 1, 2014 — Audio by Race Chaser Editor-in-Chief Tom Baker — Story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Photo courtesy Cooper Tires Indy Lights — BOCA RATON, FL — If you’re from the Brabham family, chances are you’ll end up behind the wheel of a race car at some point, and you’ll be good …