MODIFIED IS HEATING UP!

We are excited to welcome on board Jarrahdale Heating & Cooling as part of the team here at Perth Motorplex. Jarrahdale Heating & Cooling have dived straight in to ensure the Modified Bracket continues to thrive here in the west. Jarrahdale Heating & Cooling are the experts in wood heating, gas log fires and air-conditioning solutions both…

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THE CHASE IS ON!

The chase is on to decide Western Australia’s new drag racing champions, with a number of categories providing thrilling, close contests ahead of this Saturday’s WA Drag Racing Championships Round Six. Top Comp is proving to be a battle of the altereds. Sam Treasure leads with a 30 point margin to Al McClure, both driving…

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DRAG RACING NITRO NIGHT WRAP UP

Nitro Funny Cars lived up to their wild reputation with one of the most spectacular races ever seen at Perth Motorplex, though for drivers Anthony Begley and Matt Abel it was for all the wrong reasons. In the first round of the night, Begley had barely stepped on the throttle before a suspected failure in…

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NITRO NEWBIES PREPARE TO RACE..

Nitromethane-fuelled drag cars will once again invade Perth Motorplex this Saturday with a number of new drivers set to make their debut. Nitro fuel was first used in dragsters in the 1950s, with racers discovering the potential of what was a liquid explosive, and medicine, to produce horsepower. The secret was in the chemical formula…

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THE NOSTALGIAS WRAP UP & RESULTS

By the time the sun came up on Sunday morning the Cranksters Hot Rod & Kustom Club were already on the road to Perth Motorplex to set up for the Automotive Swap Meet ahead of the Nostalgias … Huge thank you the Cranksters for organising and running the Swap Meet. Photo by High Octane Photos   While…

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WA BURNOUT CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES EXPANDS

Recently West Coast Nats and the Perth Motorplex announced to partner together to create a WA Burnout Championship Series for the 2018/19 Burnout Season. That Series has now expanded with the GazzaNats WA Event coming on board with points earned at that event also going towards the Inaugural WA Burnout Championship Series. Competitors will now…

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MODERN CLASSIC FOR NOSTALGIAS

Rhys Naylor will be joining in the fun at this Sunday’s Nostalgias at Perth Motorplex in a deceptively modern car. Naylor will be driving the family’s Altered, a short chassis race car that uses a retro ‘T-bucket’ body based on the Ford Model T. But while the look is a classic, the materials and technology…

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STREET MACHINE EXPERT A FAN OF NOSTALGIAS EVENT

Perth Motorplex will rumble to old school cool on Sunday, January 27 for an event known as The Nostalgias, where classic street machines, hot rods and dragsters take part in a combination race and show. Among those taking in the event will be Boris Viskovic, one of Perth’s foremost authorities on classic and modified cars.…

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GAUCI GETS GOLD AT HUGE AEROFLOW OUTLAW NITRO FUNNY CAR SHOW!

Sydney driver Rick Gauci walked away with yet another Aeroflow Outlaw Funny Cars win at Perth Motorplex on Saturday night, driving to an impressive 5.468 second run in the final round to wrap up the victory. In front of a capacity crowd of some 10,000 spectators, Gauci took ‘Nitro Express’ to the winner’s circle despite…

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YOUNG GUNS IN TRICKY RIDE AT AEROFLOW

Surprisingly, there may be one vehicle harder to drive than an Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Car this Saturday at Perth Motorplex. Queensland’s Chelsea Leahy will be piloting the Nitro Sheriff, a ‘wheelstander’ Funny Car that covers the drag strip entirely on the back wheels. Leahy is part of an Australian drag racing dynasty, with thousands…

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