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List of notable or famous racecar drivers from Australia, with bios and photos, including the top racecar drivers born in Australia and even some popular racecar drivers who immigrated to Australia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Australian racecar drivers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These racecar drivers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known racecar driver from Australia is included when available.

Everything from Peter Brock to Paul Morris is included on this list.

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Adam Macrow is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 40 Adam Macrow is a professional race car driver now living in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Starting in Karts in 1985 winning two National titles and ten Victorian titles. 1995 he moved to ...more

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Alan Gurr is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 37 Alan Gurr is a retired Australian racing driver. Gurr was a young karting star who graduated through the ranks to V8 Supercars and was the teammate of Jason Bright at Britek Motorsport in 2007. ...more

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Alan Jones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 72 Alan Stanley Jones MBE is an Australian former Formula One driver. He was the first driver to win a Formula One World Championship with the Williams team, becoming the 1980 World Drivers' ...more

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Allan Grice is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 76 Allan Maxwell Grice OAM, known to motor-racing fans as Gricey, is an Australian former racing driver and politician, most famous for twice winning the prestigious Bathurst 1000, and as a ...more

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Allan Moffat is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 79 Allan George Moffat, OBE is an Australian racing driver known for his four wins in the Australian Touring Car Championship, six wins in the Sandown 500 and his four wins in the Bathurst ...more

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Andrew Thompson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
Andrew Thompson age 31 Andrew Thompson, is an Australian racing driver currently competing as a Co-Driver for Stone Brothers Racing in the 2012 International V8 Supercars Championship.

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Arthur Abrahams is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 63 Arthur Abrahams is a retired Australian race car driver. He won the 1987 Australian Formula 2 Championship driving a Cheetah Mk8. He used the victory as a springboard to compete in International ...more

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Bob Jane is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 90 Robert Frederick "Bob" Jane is an Australian former race car driver and prominent businessman. A four-time winner of the Armstrong 500, the race that became the prestigious Bathurst ...more

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Bob Morris is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 70 Robert Morris is an Australian former racing driver. Morris was one of the leading touring car drivers during the 1970s and continued racing until 1984. Morris won Australia's premier Touring ...more

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Brad Jones is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 59 Bradley Jones also known as Brad is a retired Australian racing driver. Jones now acts as team co-principal with his brother Kim in the V8 Supercar racing team, Brad Jones Racing. Although he is ...more

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Brendon Cook is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 48 Brendon John Cook, born 27 December 1970 in Belmont, Newcastle, Australia, is best known as a race driver, racing mainly in Australia, but also in Europe.

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Brian McGuire is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
Dec. at 32 (1945-1977) Brian McGuire was a racing driver and constructor from Australia.

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Bruce McPhee is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
Dec. at 82 (1927-2009) Bruce Alexander McPhee was a former Australian motor racing driver. He is most famous for winning the 1968 Hardie-Ferodo 500, defeating both the Holden and Ford factory teams.

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Cameron McConville is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
Cameron McConville age 45 Cameron 'Cam' McConville is an Australian racing driver and motorsport media personality. While retired from full-time competition McConville still races occasionally and is an in-demand ...more

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Charlie O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
Charlie O'Brien age 63 Charles Lindsay O'Brien is a former Australian race car driver. From 1976 to 2003, he held the record for being the youngest winner of an Australian Touring Car Championship round.

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Chris Alajajian is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 32 Chris Alajajian is an Australian race car driver. In 2004 he won the Australian Production Car Championship, becoming the youngest ever driver to win an Australian championship. In the same year ...more

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Chris Wootton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 30 Christopher James Wootton is an Australian racing driver. With racing in his blood, Chris commenced his motor sporting career in karting in December 2004, at the Gold Coast Christmas race ...more

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Christian Jones is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 39 Christian Jones is an Australian racing driver; he is the adopted son of 1980 Formula One World Champion Alan Jones. Winning several Karting championships in his early teens, Christian moved to ...more

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Colin Bond is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 77 Colin John Bond is a retired Australian racing driver. Bond reached the highest levels in Australian motorsport in 1969 when he was recruited by Harry Firth to the newly formed Holden Dealer ...more

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Craig Lowndes is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
Craig Lowndes age 44 Craig Lowndes OAM is an Australian professional racing driver. He is a three-time V8 Supercar champion, a four-time Barry Sheene Medalist, and a five-time winner of Australia's most prestigious ...more

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Daniel Ricciardo is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 29 Daniel Ricciardo is an Australian racing driver who is currently competing in Formula One for Infiniti Red Bull Racing. He won the British Formula Three Championship in 2009. After Mark Webber ...more

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Daryl Beattie is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
Daryl Beattie age 48 Daryl Beattie is a former Grand Prix motorcycle road racer.

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David Brabham is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 53 David Brabham is an Australian professional racing driver and one of the most successful and experienced specialists in sports car racing. He has won three international Sports Car series and is ...more

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David Walker is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 77 David Walker is an Australian former racing driver who drove for Lotus in the 1971 and 1972 Formula One World Championships.

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Dean Canto is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Australia
age 38 Dean Justin Canto is a multiple-championship winning Australian motor racing driver. Best noted as a V8 Supercar driver, Canto was the inaugural winner of the second-tier V8 Supercar development ...more