Alice Springs’ own David Walsh is one step closer to claiming back-to-back King of the Desert titles after blitzing the bike field on day one of the Fink Desert Race.
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Defending champion David Walsh fires out a warning to his King of the Desert rivals with a barnstorming run down to Finke that left him almost four and a half minutes in front
Toby Price can put the cream on top of his six bike wins by winning the Finke Desert Race’s cars category for the first time when the drivers make the 226km trek back to Alice Springs
Veteran Finke racer Toby Price has again etched his name into the history books, reaching the Finke (Aputula) checkpoint in a record one hour and 39 minutes alongside navigator Mark Dutton on Sunday.
Will Power has given up his lead to finish 20th at IndyCar's Detroit GP after his Team Penske crew could not restart his car in time during a red-flag stoppage.
Defending champion David Walsh in the mix for back-to-back Finke bike crowns after recording the second fastest time in Saturday’s prologue
No standing still for six-time Finke Desert Race bikes champion Toby Price as he steers his 6 litre V8 powered trophy truck to pole position for the 226km trip from Alice Springs to Finke
MOTORSPORT legend Craig Lowndes headed to the Red Centre to try out the Finke Desert Race track on Friday ahead of the big race this weekend.
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Eighteen-year-old born and bred Alice Springs local Josh Graveling is a man on the move in the world of Australian motorsport commentary.
Defending Finke Desert race bikes champion David Walsh gunning for a second straight win in the gruelling 460km dirt race through the Red Centre
Thousands of motocross fans flocked to Manjimup at the long weekend for three huge days of high-velocity entertainment.
Hidden Valley and Mark Winterbottom have become closely linked in his 18 visits to the Darwin Supercars circuit
New Zealand motorsports great Greg Murphy will come out of retirement to race this year's Bathurst 1000 Supercars race as a wildcard.
For the second straight week, Kyle Larson has won in dominant fashion in the NASCAR Cup series.
Max Verstappen was cruising toward an easy second straight victory - until the unexpected and remarkable happened.
Darwin-born and raised Supercars star Bryce Fullwood is giving juniors at the club where he started out the chance to get an exclusive look into the world of a professional race car driver.
Mercedes had a second practice session to forget as Sergio Perez led a Red Bull one-two ahead of the Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix.
The popular street stocks get their turn in the spotlight with the running of the Mick Taylor Memorial at Northline Speedway
Three-time Supercars champion Scott McLaughlin has declared his Indy 500 debut as a "bittersweet day" after a mistake cost him a possible top 10 finish.
The biggest sporting crowd, 135,000 fans, since the coronavirus pandemic began was treated to a special Indy 500 race with Helio Castroneves a popular winner.
MotoGP world championship leader Fabio Quartararo has won the Italian Grand Prix, a day after a fatal crash, while Australian Jack Miller finished sixth.
MotoGP world championship leader Fabio Quartararo has won the Italian Grand Prix, a day after a fatal crash.
The Roger Penske team, which includes Will Power and Scott McLaughlin, has shown improved speed in final practice for the Indianapolis 500.
Australian driver Will Power is happy to give up the millions he won with his Indy 500 triumph in 2018 to win the iconic race again this weekend.
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