Drag Racing News

Zappia racks up third win from busy fortnight

John Zappia has continued his winning streak with three race wins in as many weekends, taking victory at the Washpod WA Drag Racing Championship. Zappia won the event with a 5.81sec. pass on Sunday from the Fuchs Holden Monaro, postponed from Saturday night after a wild electrical storm passed over Perth Motorplex (below). Zappia opened…

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Wroes racking up Super Street wins

There’s a sister act at Perth Motorplex right now and its going on in Super Street. Kirstie Wroe, 21, earned her first event win at the Grand Opening event, defeating brother Nicholas, in the final. Kirstie is following in the very successful footsteps of twin sister Ashleigh who last season took out the State championship.…

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The new and the old of Top Comp

Top Comp has long been one of Western Australia’s favourite local brackets and the variety of cars being put in front of spectators continues to impress. At this weekend’s Washpod WA Drag Racing Championships, fans will see both fresh faces and old favourites competing. Recently out for the first time in competition was Sharon Sheehan’s…

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The fastest form guide you’ve ever seen

When the Washpod WA Drag Racing Championship talks about horsepower, we’re not talking any Melbourne Cup type grid. We mean 3000 horsepower under the bonnet of every single entrant for Top Doorslammer and close enough to 1000 horsepower for most of the Top Fuel Motorcycles who casually put it through just one tyre. For the sleek…

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Grand Opening settles the grudges

The Grand Opening featuring the APSA Pro Street Shootout at Perth Motorplex saw grudges fought out in a big way as the blowers and the turbos got to settle the smack talk on the strip! Sydney’s Paul Mouhayet was the big talking point ahead of the event and the driver of the Moits Racing Ford Mustang did…

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Trick or treat at the track!

Want to see the opening event of the drag racing season but also got kids who want to go trick or treating? Why not both! As part of the Grand Opening featuring the APSA Pro Street Shootout tomorrow night, October 31, at Perth Motorplex, we’ll have some spooky goings on in the pits with lolly…

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World’s fastest doorslammer dragger ready for combat

Sydney drag racer Paul Mouhayet, the world’s fastest doorslammer racer, will be making his first appearance in WA in the turbocharged Moits Racing Ford Mustang, contesting the APSA Extreme class. The Western Australian drag racing season begins again this Saturday at Perth Motorplex with the Grand Opening featuring the APSA Pro Street Shootout. Mouhayet said he…

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