Australian broadcaster Grant Denyer is better known for his television career than his prowess behind the wheel, however the host of Australian game show Family Feud, has always been a passionate racer.
It's not all flameproof fashion and feral cornering tactics for racing drivers, you know. A big part of the job is presenting yourself for promotional and media opportunities.
Open-wheel racer Ben Waddell was racing in the Skip Barber Formula Series in the USA when his car's fuel tank burst and sprayed him with petrol.
Kiwi Hayden Paddon is hoping a return to gravel in the Wales Rally GB will propel him up the drivers standings.
Stuck in between the Gold Coast 600 and the Pukekohe round of Supercars, this weekend a major new event in New Zealand motorsport is occurring.
Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg is refusing to be rattled by reliability concerns as he prepares for his first 'match point' of the season, in Mexico this weekend.
Daniel Ricciardo's post-race "shoey'' act has claimed another victim, with Hollywood star Gerard Butler goaded into sipping a mixture of Red Bull and the Australian's race boot sweat.
Former Formula One driver Martin Brundle had an embarrassing moment on the track at the United States Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton got the victory he needed to keep his Formula One championship hopes alive, winning the US Grand Prix for the fourth time in five years on Monday (NZ time).
Now that is un-Australian.
ï»¿A horror crash has left an Australian motorcycle racing track littered with riders, with one taken to hospital after being knocked unconscious during a Moto3 race.
Jamie Whincup won Sunday's race at the Gold Coast 600, with Kiwis Shane van Gisbergen and Scott McLaughlin filling the other positions on the podium.
Jamie Whincup was the fastest in qualifying on Sunday at the Gold Coast 600, managing to do a time just quicker than Shane van Gisbergen.
Fabian Coulthard looks set to race again at the Bathurst 600 on Sunday, despite being involved in a horrendous crash the previous day. mechanics
Triple Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton has won a qualifying battle with Mercedes teammate and title rival Nico Rosberg to seize pole position for the US Grand Prix.
Shane van Gisbergen won Saturday's race at the Gold Coast 600, with Scott McLaughlin second, while fellow Kiwi Fabian Coulthard suffered a horrendous crash.
New Zealand's only Supercars team Super Black Racing is going through a major overhaul as it moves on from the death of its founder Tony Lentino.
There were plenty of thrills and spills at the Gold Coast 600 on Saturday in the support categories before the Supercars took to the street circuit.
Shane van Gisbergen will start from pole position in Saturday's race at the Gold Coast 600 after setting the fastest time in the morning's qualifying session.
New Zealand drivers dominated the final practice session at the Gold Coast on Friday, with Shane van Gisbergen the quickest and Scott McLaughlin slightly slower.