Mark Porter

Motor Sport

The greatest races

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

Motor sport

Brede returns to Bathurst


Chris Wilson Canberra's Dale Brede had no idea at the time it would be his last drive at Bathurst, in fact his last in a racing car. But he has not been back to a track since 2006, let alone Mount Panorama.

Shake up on the cards in V8 Supercars

Cameron Tomarchio V8 Supercar chief executive Wayne Cattach is considering a major shake up to the race formats of marquee events.

V8 driver dies after Adelaide crash

By Tim Dornin and Crystal Ja V8 Supercar chiefs have defended the sport's safety record and the Adelaide street circuit after the death of driver Ashley Cooper.

More drivers in hospital after crash

By Cameron Tomarchio Three more V8 racing drivers have been admitted to Royal Adelaide hospital in a second serious accident to mar this weekend's Clipsal 500.

V8 driver critical condition after crash

By Cameron Tomarchio Ashley Cooper, a driver in the V8 Supercar second-tier Fujitsu series, is in a critical condition following a high-speed crash at the Clipsal 500.