launching Aus edition with Motoring Media Network acquisition

Motorsport Network has acquired the Sydney-based Motoring Media Network

The growth of Motorsport Network’s automotive website will continue with the launch of a new Australian edition of the site – the ninth international version of the brand.

Motorsport Network has acquired the Sydney-based Motoring Media Network, which will spearhead not only the launch of the Australian version of, but the continued growth of in the region.

Sydney, Australia joins the collection of international offices for – a global source of online car reviews, news, and information. Other editorial offices for the site includes Detroit, USA; London, UK; Rome, Italy; Le Mans, France; and Toronto, Canada.

Motoring Media Network founder Matthew O’Malley will lead the new Australian venture. The launch of in Australia also will include the site’s car shopping platform, providing car buyers with complete build and configuration capability for new car purchases, alongside access to pre-owned vehicles across the country.

“We are delighted to have found a partner in Motoring Media Network to launch into Australia,” said Geoff Love, president – European operations

“It’s an important automotive market and Matthew brings a wealth of experience to his new role as CEO of the business. The Motorsport Network portfolio of businesses, including and, will now be driven forward by Matthew and his team.”

“After witnessing Network’s operations in Europe and America firsthand, I was left amazed and excited by the possibilities of launching their truly innovative global platforms in Australia and New Zealand,” said Matthew O’Malley, CEO – Motoring Media Network.

“It is both a compliment and a privilege to have Motoring Media Network invited to become part of the exclusive international team that is Network. We look forward to being the Australian ambassadors of a group that represents motoring enthusiasts all around the world.

“We are truly proud to be the newest member of the Motorsport Network’s rapidly expanding global family.”

In addition to spearheading’s Australian expansion, the new Motorsport Network office in Sydney will continue to offer locally created custom print and video content, along with design and production for some of the world’s biggest automotive manufacturers, as well as running corporate track days for leading auto brands and tyre manufacturers.

Photo: Motoring Media Network’s Matthew O’Malley

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