Dick Johnson

Kiwi Scott McLaughlin grabs V8 win as Mark Winterbottom stumbles

Scott McLaughlin

Mark Fogarty If Mark Winterbottom is going to end Jamie Whincup's V8 Supercars title reign, he will have to find more speed – and a lot more luck – in the endurance races that traditionally shape the...

Scott McLaughlin wins Sydney Motorsport 400 as Mark Winterbottom stumbles

Mark Winterbottom drives the Pepsi Max Crew Ford during race 28, which is round nine of the V8 Supercar Championship Series, at Sydney Motorsport Park on Sunday.

Mark Fogarty If Mark Winterbottom is going to end Jamie Whincup's V8 Supercars title reign, he will have to find more speed - and a lot more luck - in the endurance races that traditionally shape the final...

Motor sport

V8 star Jamie Whincup's season far from over

Jamie Whincup.

Mark Fogarty Although he has been seen to be struggling so far this season, defending V8 Supercars champion Jamie Whincup's statistics suggest otherwise.

Motor sport

Will Power revved up for Indycar title challenge

On the verge: Australian driver Will Power is looking to secure his maiden Indycar championship.

Stephen Ottley and David McCowen Aussie Indycar star Will Power is about to start a career-defining month.

Motorsport

Ford looking good this year, but V8 Supercars future uncertain

Sam Hall Ford is on track to clinching its first V8 Supercars championship since 2010, however the brand’s longer term commitment to motor sport is still no clearer.

Comments 1

Motor Sport

American team owner Roger Penske keen on V8 Supercars entry

Captain’s pick: Roger Penske, pictured with driver Will Power in October, hopes to buy or partner an Australian V8 team.

Mark Fogarty Legendary American race car team owner Roger Penske has confirmed his keen interest in entering Australia's V8 Supercar category next year.

Unsigned Davison scores pole

Will Davison

Mark Fogarty As the driver dominoes start falling in V8 Supercars, Ford flyer Will Davison is the biggest name yet to secure a new deal from next year.

Red Bull Racing off to top start on the Mountain despite errors

Jamie Whincup

David McCowen, Mark Fogarty Red Bull Racing has continued its V8 Supercars dominance at Mount Panorama, but cracks have appeared in the team's armour.

Bathurst 1000: The form guide to the great race

Craig Lowndes

Stephen Ottley IT'S the other race that stops a nation. The Bathurst 1000 is V8 Supercars' showcase, the ultimate test of man and machine.

Motor sport

Crash leaves Johnson green

Chas Mostert

Mark Fogarty If V8 legend Dick Johnson is having dramas, it must be the Bathurst 1000.

Motor Sport

New 'Godzillas' to do battle with Holden and Ford

Mark Fogarty The last time a Ford or a Holden didn't win the Bathurst 1000, there were ugly scenes.

Motor Sport

The greatest races

Magic moment: Craig Lowndes rated his win in the 2006 race with Jamie Whincup as

Andrew Maclean Andrew Maclean sorts the best from the rest, nominating the greatest race from each decade.

New brands making a marque

Taz Douglas

Mark Fogarty The last time a Ford or a Holden did not win the Bathurst 1000, there were ugly scenes at the winners' presentation ceremony.

Comments 1

A pit team off the Marc makes life hard for rookie star

Peter McKay dinkus

Peter McKay We didn't really see that, did we? MotoGP world championship leader Marc Marquez tossed away a probable 20 points - and perhaps even the world title - during a crazy Australian Grand Prix in which an...

V8 title showdown: Will it be Whincup, Lowndes or Winterbottom?

Jamie Whincup

Mark Fogarty The most unpredictable season in Australian touring car racing history will end with the tightest title showdown ever in next weekend's Sydney 500.

Motor sport

Jamie Whincup out to finish where he began, in front in V8 Supercars

Jamie Whincup

Sam Hall Jamie Whincup ramped up his title defence by landing a psychological blow against his competitors.

Motorsport

V8 Supercars: Jamie Whincup aims to join high fives

Jamie Whincup

Mark Fogarty Legend status beckons for the young V8 Supercars frontrunner.

Jamie Whincup moves step closer to fifth V8 title

Jamie Whincup

Sam Hall Jamie Whincup inched closer to a historic fifth V8 Supercars championship on Saturday following an emphatic victory in the opening race of the Sydney 500.

Comments 2

Motor Sport

Fifth V8 Supercars title for Jamie Whincup after third in Sydney 500

Jamie Whincup

Sam Hall Jamie Whincup's standing in V8 Supercars has reached immortal status.