20 TRACK RECORDS SET AT DRAG RACING GRAND FINALS

Last weekend over 180 racers faced the starter in a double header event that not only saw the WA Drag Racing Champions decided but also the national Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series Champions crowned as well! Over 1100 runs went down the track over the two days with many personal bests achieved along with a…

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SEASON COMES TO A GRAND CLOSE!

The 2018/2019 Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series has drawn to a spectacular close with the Perth Motorplex’s ANDRA Grand Finals event this weekend. Season champions and event winners were celebrated following two big days of action at the West Australian venue. Claiming the ultimate reward for their efforts over the season tonight were Jake Hamilton-Moderate…

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ONE DRIVER WILL MAKE SUPER SEDAN DREAM COME TRUE

The bracket of Super Sedan might not take the limelight in the same way Funny Cars or Top Doorslammers do, but the competition is arguably the most intense of any category in West Australian drag racing right now. The championship battle going into this weekend’s ANDRA Summit Series Grand Final is taking place not just…

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ZAPPIA TESTING NEW IDEAS IN SUMMER SLAM!

John Zappia has turned mad scientist recently with his Fuchs/Dananni Hotshots Monaro, testing a variety of theories in the Summer Slam Series at Perth Motorplex. Using his third-in-line spare engine, Zappia reached the final of the last Summer Slam at the Nitro Heaven event before a lean condition in one cylinder resulted in a blown…

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LOCAL DRAG RACERS HAVE PLENTY TO RACE FOR THIS WEEKEND

As we head towards the end of the 2018/2019 Drag Racing season, the final event will be exciting on a number of fronts! Not only is this the Grand Final of the National ANDRA Summit Series, it is also the Final of the WA Drag Racing Championship Series. While some Championship placings have already been…

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WA TOP ALCOHOL ON THE RISE!

After a successful meeting at the 48th Annual Westernationals in March the WA Top Alcohol Teams will be bringing their high-powered Supercharged machines once again to the ANDRA Summit Sportsman Series Grand Final on April 6th & 7th. The Grand Final will see the teams return to show the fans at Perth Motorplex that WA…

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PSYCHO SUCCESS AT NITRO HEAVEN

Shane Olive claimed victory among the Aeroflow Nitro Hot Rods as part of the Nitro Heaven event at Perth Motorplex on Saturday night. Olive, driving the hot rod nicknamed ‘Psycho’, only just missed achieving the car’s first 5sec. pass with a best of 6.01sec. “It was a great day of racing for ‘Psycho’ and we…

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HOT ROD’S READY FOR ACTION!

The Aeroflow Nitro Hot Rods are burning into Perth Motorplex tomorrow and with them are some of the wildest race cars the country has ever seen. The recipe is near insanity. Take a 3000 horsepower, nitro burning motor from an Aeroflow Outlaw Funny Car, then put it into a hot rod with less wheelbase, less…

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SWEET SECOND WIN FOR GREGORINI AT WESTERNATIONALS!

Daniel Gregorini clinched his second Westernationals win with victory at Perth Motorplex on Sunday, March 3, racing to personal best times and speeds. Gregorini, driving the Scratch & Match Autocolour Camaro, defeated childhood hero and now intense rival John Zappia in the final round, taking a holeshot win with a 5.756 to Zappia’s 5.753. Gregorini’s…

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WESTERNATIONALS GOLD!

The stage was set for a epic Westernationals at the Perth Motorplex with 187 racers facing the starter of the Labour Day Long Weekend. The event hosted not only the Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series but also Top Doorslammer and Top Fuel Motorcycle competitors who battled it out for the inaugural West Coast Challenge Title.…

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