ANDRA returns to sanction drag racing at Perth Motorplex

      Media Release ANDRA returns to sanction drag racing at Perth Motorplex As owner and manager of Perth Motorplex, VenuesWest has renewed its agreement with the Australian National Drag Racing Association (ANDRA) for a second year as the sanctioning body for Drag Racing for the 2017/18 racing season. ANDRA Acting General Manager Brett…

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New faces at Perth Motorplex

Plenty of things have been going on at Perth Motorplex since the conclusion of the 2016/17 season and as we prepare for what will be our most successful season of racing in years we wanted to give you an update on some internal changes we are currently undertaking. Our beloved drag racing manager Rod Britton…

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Bargain burnouts!

Got twenty bucks? You’ve got yourself a burnout! Formula Tech WhoopAss Wednesdays have long been the best place to be mid week to see some sweet skid action and we’ve recently made a few changes to keep it affordable and increase opportunities for our burnout crowd. Doing a burnout will now cost just $20 for…

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Daniel Miocevich on his amazing Jet Dragster escape

Daniel Miocevich was waiting for a ‘lights out’ hit that thankfully never came during his spectacular 440kmh jet dragster crash last night during the WA Drag Racing Grand Final at Perth Motorplex. Miocevich’s Aftershock dragster was on its best ever run when shortly before the finish line it began to turn right and then dramatically swerved…

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Adrenaline rushes for all at Grand Final

The West Australian Drag Racing season 2016/17 will go out in a celebration of fire, smoke and nitro this Saturday, April 8. There’s going to be something for everyone to enjoy. Sportsman qualifying begins from 10am, with many brackets still in the midst of deciding their championships. If you want to get maximum value from…

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Deery’s dragster luck on the up

Long time Top Alcohol racer Aaron Deery finally had a turn of luck with a runner up finish at the Westernationals and is hoping the trend continues for the Grand Final at Perth Motorplex this Saturday. Deery, who had unofficially the first Top Alcohol car in the country to run sub 5.50 seconds, has since struggled a little.…

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Zappia chases records at WA Grand Final

Recently arriving back in Perth with two new ANDRA Gold Christmas Trees, John Zappia will be back racing in just a few days at the Perth Motorplex season Grand Final. Competing in the Top Comp bracket, Zappia has shifted his focus from round wins to outright performance for a night that shouldn’t be missed for…

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Championships come down to the wire

The Drag Racing Grand Final this Saturday at Perth Motorplex will not just be a show of fire and nitro thanks to Jet Dragsters and Outlaw Nitro Funny Cars, but it also marks the conclusion of the 2016/17 WA Drag Racing Championship. Some brackets are wrapped up already but there are plenty of compelling battles…

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