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  • Brabham BT62 Competition specification

    Brabham's BT62 supercar can be ordered in a new Competition specification that matches the racing version of the car set to compete next month in the Britcar ‘Into The Night’ Race series running in the United Kingdom. It will be the first time in decades Brabham is racing one of its own cars, and the company has decided to celebrate by letting its customers join in on the fun. The Competition specification sees the car stripped back and made ready for racing. There is no passenger seat, no interior trim, and no maintenance kit. There isn't even any paint, with customers instead...

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    Brabham BT62 to make race debut in November

    Fittingly, a Brabham will be behind the wheel for the BT62's competition debut.

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    Brabham's follow-up to the BT62 will be a more attainable supercar

    Australian outfit Brabham's next supercar will be a road car that's still fully capable at the track.

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    Watch the Brabham BT62 attack the Bathurst circuit

    Australia may be without a local auto industry, but locals have a lot to take pride in with the Australian-made Brabham BT62. With local endurance racer Luke Youlden at the wheel, the track-only supercar put up an impressive sub-2-minute time around the Mount Panorama Circuit in Bathurst, New South...

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    Brabham BT62 to go racing in WEC, 24 Hours of Le Mans

    Brabham will use this week's 2019 Autosport International show starting Thursday in the United Kingdom to formally announce plans to take the BT62 supercar racing in the World Endurance Championship, whose highlight is the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The Australian race team and nascent car manufacturer...

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    Track-only Brabham BT62 supercar gets official road car conversion

    Track-only supercars are a neat thing, but only for fleeting moments. That's why the Brabham BT62 is cool, but only gets partial credit on the awesomeness test that exists in our minds. The boffins at Brabham have found a way to fix things however, and the result is a BT62 that you can legally...

  • Brabham BT62 at Portimao Circuit

    Brabham's BT62 supercar is currently testing at top racetracks all around the globe in the lead up to the start of production in 2019. The company recently released video of one of the test sessions conducted at Portugal's Algarve International Circuit, more commonly referred to as Portimao. The superb video gives a sense of the raw speed, agility and sheer excitement surrounding the Australian-developed track-only supercar. A second video, shown below, was filmed during the recent Adelaide Motorsport Festival in Australia where another example of the BT62 wowed the crowds. The start of the...

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    Monterey Car Week will see Brabham BT62 make US debut

    One of the most successful race teams in the history of Formula 1 is leaping into the world of supercars. The new Brabham Automotive is a spinoff of the Brabham race team which boasts no less than four Drivers' and two Constructors' championships, and its first product is the BT62, a track-only...

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    Brabham BT62 to wear liveries inspired by Brabham F1 winners

    With four Drivers' and two Constructors' championships, Brabham is one of the most successful names in Formula 1. And as it branches out into the world of car manufacturing, Brabham is keen to remind fans of this history with its first model, the BT62. The track-only supercar was revealed in May...

  • Brabham BT62 testing at The Bend Motorsport Park in Tailem Bend, Australia
    Brabham names Bend Motorsport Park as home base for honing its supercars

    Ferrari has Fiorano, McLaren has Dunsfold, and now Brabham also has a home base for developing its supercars. Brabham on Tuesday named The Bend Motorsport Park in Tailem Bend, Australia as its “home circuit.” The site, about 60 miles from Brabham's Adelaide headquarters and production...

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    Brabham BT62 supercar storms Australia's Phillip Island circuit

    Brabham's new BT62 is the hot topic right now. The track-only supercar made its debut this month in London and now we have video of it storming Australia's picturesque Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit. Doing the driving is Brabham's Le Mans-winning managing director, David Brabham, a son of late...

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    Brabham explains logo

    Australian racing team Brabham this month launched the new automotive division Brabham Automotive, whose first product is the BT62 track car. Adorning the car is Brabham's new logo, which to the casual observer resembles some teeth about to take a bite out of its victim. It turns out there's a bit...

  • Brabham BT62

    Brabham just announced its new track-only monster machine called the BT62. When you introduce a new race car, you're also introducing a need to collect, transmit, and store a hefty amount of data. Be it vehicle data, customer information, or all sorts of on-track telemetry bits and bytes, a technical partner serves a much-needed role in understanding and handling all of that information. To that end, Brabham is teaming up with Microsoft. This partnership represents a number of bonuses for Brabham. First, potential BT62 customers will be able to view their future race cars through a variety of...

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    Brabham BT62 tipped to spawn road car, Le Mans racer

    Brabham this week revealed its new BT62 supercar and already there's talk of additional versions. The BT62 that debuted in London on Wednesday is a track-only model limited to 70 units, the number representing 70 years since Brabham founder and namesake Jack Brabham started his racing career. But...

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    Brabham BT62 is a 700-horsepower track monster

    If you love all things Formula 1, then you know the name Brabham. Throughout the early days of the sport, Jack Brabham and his race team captured plenty of wins, two constructors championships, and four driver's championships. Now the Australian racing legend's son David, a racer himself and...

  • Teaser for Brabham BT62 debuting on May 2, 2018
    Brabham drops first details, photo of BT62 supercar

    The new automotive division of the Brabham race team released the first specs and photos for its upcoming track-focused supercar on Thursday. Called the BT62, a naming convention that links the car with past Brabham race cars, including several Formula 1 World Championship winners, the new supercar...

  • Teaser for Brabham BT62 debuting in May 2018
    BT62: First Brabham in 26 years to be unveiled on May 2

    The recently established Brabham Automotive, led by a Brabham family member and closely linked to the Brabham racing team, is set to unveil a new car on May 2, 2018. The car will go by the name BT62, continuing a tradition that began in 1961 when Brabham co-founders Jack Brabham and Ron Tauranac...

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    Brabham Automotive launched by Jack Brabham's son

    One of the most storied names in motorsport, Brabham, is making its return, though in just what capacity is yet to be revealed. The original Brabham race team was co-founded in 1960 by Australian racing legend Sir Jack Brabham, who passed away in 2014 at the age of 88. During its heyday, the team...

  • Project Brabham

    There’s speculation mounting that Formula 1 team Force India may about to be sold due to the ongoing troubles of owners Vijay Mallya and Subrata Roy. Mallya was arrested in London last month on an extradition request from India to face charges back home in regards to some financial dealings. Roy is facing more severe charges and has spent much of the past two years in court and even some time in prison. This, according to Autocar, provides an opportunity for Brabham to make a return to F1. Brabham was co-founded in 1960 by Australian racing legend and three-time F1 world champion Sir...

  • Alfa Romeo-Powered Brabham At Watkins Glen In 1977
    Hans Stuck's 1977 Alfa-powered Brabham F1 racer heads to Amelia

    In 1977, Hans Stuck strapped himself into a Brabham BT45B. The car had the heart of an Alfa Romeo while Stuck was powered by giant brass...something or others. This was the 1977 Grand Prix of the United States, and it was set to unfold at a very wet Watkins Glen. Stuck would have a long day ahead...

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    Help the comeback of legendary F1 team Brabham

    One of the most storied names in motorsport, Brabham, is about to make a return to international racing, and you have a chance to be a part of the team. Brabham was co-founded in 1960 by Australian racing legend Sir Jack Brabham, who passed away earlier this year. During its heyday, the team won...

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    F1 racing legend Sir Jack Brabham dies aged 88

    Formula One racing legend Sir Jack Brabham died early this morning at his home in the Gold Coast, on Australia’s east coast. The 88-year-old is said to have passed away peacefully although he had been in ill-health for some time. MUST SEE: New High-Performance 2015 Ford Mustang Spied...

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    Brabham Family Wins Rights To Name After Lengthy Legal Battle

    Australian racing legend Sir Jack Brabham and his family have won back the rights to the Brabham name after a lengthy legal battle taking place in German courts. The story goes back to 2008, when a tuning firm led by German Michael Trick started using the Brabham Racing name. It’s alleged...

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    Sir Jack Brabham Considering Legal Action Over Use Of His Name

    Australian racing legend Sir Jack Brabham has revealed that he is disappointed that a company in Germany, which he has no association with, is using his name to promote a range of aftermarket performance parts and accessories. The tuning firm is Germany’s Brabham Racing, which plans to...

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