Australian freestyle motocross star Josh Sheehan wins world title in South Africa

Mark Worley Australian freestyle motocross star Josh Sheehan won the world championship in Pretoria, South Africa on Saturday after winning the final event of the season.

Motor sport

V8 Supercars star Craig Lowndes leads a strong Australian contingent in Spa 24-hour race

Test of man and machine: Craig Lowndes is racing in this weekend's Spa 24-hour  race in a Ferrari.

David McCowen and Stephen Ottley V8 Supercars stars, including Craig Lowndes, are taking on the world at the Spa 24-Hour sports car race this weekend.

Stump speech for 'freedom'

Andrew Tate

Andrew Tate Motorcycles are an escape from the humdrum. It can be a fine line to ensure everyone stays safe.

New Aussie emerges on MotoGP undercard

Arthur Sissis

On the day Casey Stoner said goodbye, his teenage Australian successor may have said hello.

Motor Sport

Mud, sweat and cheers as tight races reign in the rain

6th October 2012, Story by Fleta Page , Canberra Times Photograph by, Colleen Petch, Australian Classic Dirt Track Championships at Pialligo today,  A muddied Daniel Eldridge from Leeton waits for his race.

Fleta Page WHILE the rain wreaked havoc with cricket fixtures across the capital yesterday, it proved a boon for the Australian Classic Dirt Track Championships at the Pialligo track.

Motor sport

Speed demon falls just short of sixth title

Sport. ACT & NSW Motor Racing Board 2013 Championships at ACT Speedway.  Kevin Sherwood gets his car ready to race in the Super Production final.  9 June 2013 Canberra Times photo by Jeffrey Chan.

David Polkinghorne Canberra's speedway roared to life for the state championships on Sunday.

Webber undone by F1 track in Canada

Australian driver Mark Webber lashed out at the track conditions after crashing out of qualifying for the Canadian formula one grand prix.

Reed cruises to San Francisco win

Supercross star Chad Reed celebrated Australia Day by winning the fourth round of the 2008 AMA Motorcross Championship in San Francisco on Saturday.