Tony D'Alberto Racing

TD 11th In Sydney Opener

Tony D'Alberto put in a sublime drive to finish 11th in the first of two 250-kilometre races around the streets of Homebush in Sydney. In a race packed with slides, bumps, bangs and unscheduled visits to the pits, TD kept a straight car and drove strongly from start to finish.more

Good Early Pace For TD In Sydney

Tony D'Alberto wrapped up his first day at the new Sydney street circuit by posting the 12th fastest time. Pleased with the result, TD feels his Bottle-O Commodore is "close to the mark."more

D'Alberto Eyes Sydney Success

Local V8 Supercar driver Tony D’Alberto heads to Sydney this week for a season-ending race around a sparkling new street circuit that is expected to attract a huge crowd. Much anticipation surrounds the circuit and D’Alberto agrees that it will make for great racing. “The track looks really good. It’s a big test for all the teams, we have no data to work from, so it should make for some great racing,” said the steerer of the Bottle-O Commodore.more

Perth Heats Up, But Grip Goes Missing

A frustrating Saturday qualifying session left TD mid-pack for a start to race one, which would also prove to be a difficult task due to a lack of grip around the short Barbagallo circuit in Western Australia. Qualifying for race one was tight with less than a second separating most of the field. All teams struggled at times to take care of tyres on an abrasive surface and Sunday’s longer second race will surely be battle of fresh rubber, at least for those who still have some good tyres up their sleeve.more

Perth - Friday

The Supercars haven't been to Barbagallo for almost 18 months, and as most teams found out today, the circuit grip levels have changed quite alot.more

Day Two - The Island 300

Temperatures rose as the V8's took to the track for qualifying and race two for the Island 300. The Bottle-O Commodore pushed through the troubles to again finish in the top 20!more

Day One - The Island 300

An action packed day one for The Island 300 today with practice, qualifying and race one of the weekend producing a top 20 finish for The Bottle-O Racing team.more

Day Three - QLD SuperGP

The temperature on the track heated up today for the final day of the QLD SuperGP. Qualifying and two 150km races showed persistence pays off for The Bottle-O team as #55 worked up the order to finish 10th for the day!.more

Day Two - QLD SuperGP

The QLD streets saw plenty of action on day two of the SuperGP. The green machine came home with battle scars from the first of the 150km races, but a clean straight car from race two.more

A Tough day one for the Bottle-O Team

The green machine took to the streets of Surfers Paradise today, for three practice sessions and qualifying on day one of the SuperGP.more

Sun & Surf, But No Holiday

V8 Supercar driver Tony D’Alberto heads north to the Gold Coast this week for what promises to be one of the biggest racing weekends of the V8 Supercar season. The collapse of the A1GP event means the V8 Supercars will take centre stage on the streets of Surfers Paradise and will boost their appearance to fill the void by running four 150km races.more

Tony set the early pace at Bathurst.

Youngster Tony D'Alberto rides his bike around the mountain for a good cause.more

TD Reaps Rewards At Bathurst

In a major boost to the developing career of V8 Supercar driver Tony D’Alberto, a top-10 finish at Bathurst has delivered the 23-year old ace the result his Bottle-O team set as a pivotal goal this season.more

Day Four - Bathurst 1000

The 1000km journey began around Mt Panorama today. Enduring all 4 seasons in one day the Bottle - O team came through with a well deserved top ten finish.more

Day Three - Bathurst 1000

The calm before the storm today as day three held the final practice session of the round before the big race tomorrow.more

Day Two - Bathurst 1000

The excitment continued today at Mt Panorama with practice and a top 20 qualifying position for The Bottle - O Commodore.more

Day One - Bathurst 1000

The roar of the V8's engulfed Mt Panorama today for Day One of the Bathurst 1000.more

Centaur Backs D'Alberto In New Deal

V8 Supercar driver Tony D’Alberto will have the dark, unruly forces of nature on his side every time he gets behind the wheel of his souped-up four-wheeled beast after securing Centaur as a personal sponsor for the coming two years.more

Tony D'Alberto Takes Us Mountain Climbing

It’s just after 4pm in the afternoon and Tony D’Alberto is working the phone. As team manager and driver of the Team Bottle-O Commodore in the V8 Supercar series, the 23-year old racer is a young bloke going places. Season 2009 has been tough, yet richly rewarding in so many ways. Failing to finish in race one at Adelaide was a low point, while storming home in seventh place at Sandown had him floating on cloud nine.more

Top 15 For Team Bottle-O In The L & H 500

Team Bottle-O came out of Sunday's L & H 500 at Phillips Island unscathed and satisfied with a top-15 result. The weather remained clear, Tony D'Alberto and Andrew Thompson drove well and the car felt good - bring on Bathurst!more

Saturday Action At Phillip Island

Always known for its changing weather conditions, Phillip Island was doused with some early showers on the Saturday morning of the L & H 500, but the precipitation cleared just in time for practice, qualifying and two sprint races featuring Tony D'Alberto and Andrew Thompson in the Team Bottle-O Commodore.more

D'Alberto Wants Island Success

Local V8 Supercar driver Tony D’Alberto heads south this weekend for the first of this year’s two endurance races, a 500-kilometre sprint around the picturesque Phillip Island circuit. After celebrating recent success at Sandown Raceway, the 23-year old racer is eager for another top result, though this time he’ll also be relying on the talents of co-driver Andrew Thompson.more

Weet-Bix Billy Cart GP

TD Supports his Local Billy Cart Grand Prixmore

QLD Raceway-Day Three

A safety car free final day of the QLD House and 300 ended with disappointment for The Bottle - O Team.more

QLD Raceway - Day Two

Qualifying and race one took place at the fondly known paperclip or Queensland Raceway today.more

QLD Raceway - Day One

Day One of the the House and 300 had 3 practice sessions to ease into the weekend.more

QLD House and 300

Round Nine of the V8 Supercar Series takes us to Queensland Raceway this weekend, for the last of the 2 race format before the endurance races begin.more

TD Lights Up Sandown Raceway

V8 Supercar driver Tony D’Alberto stormed home on Sunday at Sandown Raceway for a season-high seventh place, giving him the confidence to launch a big assault on the second half of season 2009.more

Sandown - Day Three

The final day of the Norton 360 Sandown Challenge brings a well deserved top ten finish for The Bottle - O Racing Team.more

Sandown - Day Two

Day Two was filled with frustration and disappointment at the Norton 360 Sandown Challenge.more

Sandown - Day One

Melbourne turns the weather on for day one of the Norton 360 Sandown Challenge.more

Norton 360 Sandown Challenge

Signifying the half way mark of the V8 Supercar Series Calender, Round Seven takes us to Sandown Raceway for the Norton 360 Sandown Challenge.more

Townsville - Day Three

The final day of the Tonwsville 400 had promising qualifying and encouraging race results.more

Townsville - Day Two

Twenty Nine cars took to the streets today for qualifying and race one of the Townville 400. The weekend began with promise, but ended with frustration.more

Townsville - Day One

Three practice sessions on day one of the Townsville 400 produces continuous improvements and great results to set us up for qualifying and race one tomorrow.more

TD Supports Ricky Ponting In Ashes Run Chase

They might be competing on opposite sides of the world this week, but Team Bottle-O driver Tony D’Alberto and Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting will both be eager to do well.more

Dunlop Townsville 400

Round Seven of the V8 Supercar Championship rolls into action in Northern Queensland later this week, for the Dunlop Townsville 400.more

Sandown Ride Day, 18th July

Come for a ride with The Bottle-O Racing Team. Limited rides available, book now!more

Darwin - Day Three

Another round at Hidden Valley came to an end today as the final day bought disappointing results for The Bottle-O Team.more

Darwin - Day Two

The Skycity Triple Crown continued today with qualifying and race one.more

Darwin - Day One

Day One of the Skycity Triple Crown roared into action today as the V8 Supercars hit the track for practice at Hidden Valley Raceway, Darwin.more

Darwin Skycity Triple Crown

Round Six of the V8 Supercar Series moves into gear this week with the Skycity Triple Crown at Hidden Valley, Darwin.more

Tasmania - Day Three

A frustrating qualifying session by the team leads to an improved race result for day three of the Tasmanian Challenge.more

Tasmania - Day Two

A 40 minute qualifying session and a 42 lap race saw Symmons Plains roar into action today for Day Two of the Tasmania Challenge.more

Tasmania - Day One

Round Five of the V8 Supercar Championship Series brings The Bottle-O Racing Team to Symmons Plains, Tasmania, beginning on Friday with Practice.more

D'Alberto Ready For Tassie Test

Coming off a superb result at Winton Raceway, V8 Supercar driver Tony D'Alberto is primed and ready for more success at Symmons Plains in Tasmania this weekend in round four of the popular series. Steering his glistening green Bottle-O Holden Commodore, the local racer is aiming for a top-10 finish and a chance to put the eastern suburbs of Melbourne back on the racing map.more

Glenn Archer Comes For A Spin

It's not often you get one of the most fearless footballers ever to play AFL sitting beside you for a hot lap in a V8, but that's exactly what happened at our recent ride day at Winton. Look out for Glenn's facial expressions - they're priceless!more

The Bottle-O Racing Team Ride day

For those lucky few that attended the teams annual ride day at Winton raceway a great day was had by all!more

Winton - Day Three

Strong finish for the Bottle-O team at Wintonmore

Winton - Day Two

Fun in the sun brings solid results for The Bottle - O Commodore.more

Winton - Day One

Lap times tumble as the V8's bolt on the new 'Soft' compound tyre.more

TD Chats On Radio Prior To The Hamilton 400

Listen in as Tony D'Alberto chats to Justin Nelson on 98.1 Eastern FM in the lead up to the Hamilton 400.more

What Makes TD Tick?

Ever wondered what a V8 Supercar driver likes and dislikes? Not surprisingly, the guys who live in the fast lane aren'™t too different to those of us who sit trackside watching them fly around the track, though, it must be said they still have some interesting patterns amongst their daily routine.more

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