The Voting Committee

The Hall of Fame voting committee is made up of leading sports administrators, journalists and senior observers of motor sport.

Andrew Fraser

President – Motorsport Australia

Chancellor of Griffith University, former Deputy Premier of Queensland.

Peter Doyle

CEO – Motorcycling Australia

Peter’s motorcycling career spans more than four decades in national and international level racing, as team Manager at the highest levels of international competition and Motorcycling sports administration.



ANDRA’s appointed representative on the panel will be advised shortly.

Kelvin O’Reilly

CEO – Karting Australia

Kelvin’s career in motorsport administration extends for nearly three decades and has crossed over several categories as a manager and consultant – CEO of TOCA Australia (the Australian Super Touring Championship), CEO and Chair of TEGA (the Supercars Teams company), CEO of Karting Australia since 2013.

Darren Tindall

CEO – Speedway Australia

Darren is a former coaching and development manager , bank manager and for three years the leader of a high quality support service to improve the health and wellbeing of First-Nations people. Darren joined Speedway Australia in 2021.

John Smailes

Chair of Australian Motorsport Hall of Fame

Appointed chair of the Australian Motorsport Hall of Fame, succeeding Garry Connelly AM. John is an author , journalist, and former proprietor of a successful communications company in the automotive industry.

John Keeffe, OAM, ASM

Secretary of Australian Motorsport Hall of Fame

Former CEO of CAMS for 24 years and recipient of Motorsport Australia’s highest individual award, the Motorsport Australia Award of Merit. Currently John is the Secretary of AMSAC and a board member of Goulburn River Valley Tourism . He is a member of the Australian Motorsport Appeal Court.

Inaugural Voting Panel 2016-2020

Garry Connelly, AM
Mark Fogarty
Brett Stevens
Peter McKay

Brett Murray
Peter Doyle
Colin Young
John Keeffe, OAM, ASM


Andrew Papadopoulos
Will Hagon
Kelvin O’Reilly