Steve Owen



Debut season


Current team

Dick Johnson Racing

Years active

1999 - present

Car no.


Former teams



Best finish

17th in 2011 International V8 Supercars Championship

Steve Owen is an Australian racing driver. Owen has raced in Karts, Formula Ford, Formula Holden, Sprintcars, V8 Supercars and is a dual champion of the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series. Owen was introduced to Karting when he commenced working at the Carroll & Richardson International Go-Kart Entertainment Centre on a casual basis in Nunawading, Victoria, in the early 1990s. Owen originally worked as a Track Marshal and then as a Mechanic.

Owen is a two-time winner of two-time winner of the second-tier V8 Supercar series, having won it in 2008 for Scott Loadsman Racing and 2010 for Greg Murphy Racing. Owen has drifted in and out of Australia's leading motor racing series, the International V8 Supercars Championship. Owen has won a single race, as co-driver for Jamie Whincup at the 2010 Armor All Gold Coast 600, and has twice finished second at a V8 Supercar event.