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Davison/Webb win Bathurst 1000 after event's closest ever finish

Will Davison and Jonathon Webb have taken an emotional win in the 2016 Bathurst 1000 after on-the-road winner Jamie Whincup was penalised

Triple Eight duo Whincup and Dumbrell secure Bathurst 1000 pole

Jamie Whincup has continued his dominance of the Bathurst 1000 by taking pole position for Sunday's 161-lap race

Holden Racing Team's Tander/Luff win Supercars' Sandown 500

Holden Racing Team's Garth Tander and Warren Luff won a dramatic, shortened Sandown 500 - the precursor to Supercars' Bathurst 1000

Plans for Tasman Series with modern Formula 5000 cars outlined

The Tasman Series could be revived in New Zealand and Australia later this year, if a plan to launch a new open wheeler category comes to fruition

Bathurst 12 Hour: van Gisbergen's Tekno McLaren beats Nissan to win

Shane van Gisbergen delivered Tekno McLaren co-drivers Alvaro Parente and Jonathon Webb the biggest win of their GT careers in the Bathurst 12 Hour

Shane van Gisbergen puts Tekno McLaren on Bathurst 12 Hour pole

McLarens and Audis dominated qualifying for Sunday's Bathurst 12 Hour, with Shane van Gisbergen setting the fastest-ever lap on the famed Mountain circuit

V8 Supercars: Red Bull's Lowndes and Richards win Bathurst 1000

Craig Lowndes and Steven Richards have triumphed after a typically dramatic V8 Supercars Bathurst 1000 in Australia

Bathurst 1000 V8 Supercars: Qualifying delayed after Mostert crash

Qualifying for this weekend's V8 Supercars Bathurst 1000 has been delayed after a horrifying crash involving defending race winner, Chaz Mostert

Obituary: Frank Matich 1935-2015

Frank Matich, one of Australia's finest drivers and engineers, has died in Sydney, aged 80

Bathurst 12 Hour: Nissan denies Audi and Bentley in thriller

Nissan took a frantic last-minute win in the Bathurst 12 Hour race, with Katsumasa Chiyo passing two cars within 30 seconds to seize the lead on the penultimate lap

Bathurst 12 Hour: Laurens Vanthoor puts Phoenix Audi on pole

Audi took pole position for Sunday's Bathurst 12 Hour after an action-packed qualifying session at Mount Panorama

Nissan V8 track test: the Altima accolade Plus

Nissan V8 track test: the Altima accolade

Nissan racers Michael Krumm and Lucas Ordonez got to try the firm's Altima V8 Supercar. PHIL BRANAGAN was there

The Mountain: home of Australia's 'Great Race' Plus

The Mountain: home of Australia's 'Great Race'

PHIL BRANAGAN delves into the history of Bathurst's Mount Panorama circuit and its legendary long-distance classic - which has witnessed a few changes down the years