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TOP FUEL IS BACK!!

4 JANUARY 2020  Top Fuel Dragsters Return to Perth Motorplex Top Fuel Dragsters return to Western Australia by popular demand The announcement was made at the Summer Slam and Funny Car Match Race held on January 4th, 2020 It’s expected more than 10,000 people will attend the Perth Motorplex for the event on the March…

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SHOW YOUR SUPPORT!

The current catastrophic fire situation sweeping the country has unfortunately put a halt to the phenomenal Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Car show due to hit Perth Motorplex January 4th, 2020. The Summer Slam event has been created with 10 Top DoorSlammers, 2 nitro funny cars and 7 nitro bikes.  $1 from every ticket sold from…

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AEROFLOW MEDIA STATEMENT

MEDIA STATEMENT  2 JANUARY 2020  Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Cars unable to get to Perth Motorplex on Saturday 4 January due to bushfire road closures Closure of Eyre Highway due to Catastrophic fire conditions in the Norseman area has trapped Aeroflow Funny Car convoy on Eastern side of the blaze. Event will go ahead at…

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Ballistic Brandon brings King Kong to Kwinana

Brandon Gosbell won’t be monkeying around with the competition as the Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Cars return to Perth Motorplex on January 4, 2020. Tasked with driving the 3000 horsepower Nitro Funny Car known as King Kong, Gosbell graduated from being a member of the Aeroflow pit crews to doing the steering himself. “I had…

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Super Sportsman Showdown goes to Zappia

John Zappia is three from three wins so far this season at Perth Motorplex after he claimed the victory at round three of the WA Drag Racing Championships on Saturday.   Strangely, Zappia’s wins have come in three different categories including a Blown Alcohol exhibition at the season opener, the first round of the WA…

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‘Loud and obnoxious’ suits supercharged Mullins!

People have many different reasons for choosing to go drag racing, with some racers looking to scare themselves silly while others are driven by the competition. For Supercharged Outlaws racer Darryl Mullins it is more simple. “It is loud, fast and extremely addictive,” he said.   Mullins has positioned himself strongly in the first part…

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Lucky escape for Panagopoulos keeps him in Modified championship!

There’s a saying in life that you can be doing everything right, but sometimes the wheels just fall off. Modified drag racer Nick Panagopoulos was perhaps contemplating that statement after a bizarre final round of the WA Drag Racing Championships at Perth Motorplex.   Panagopoulos had cut his way through the field to face Jim…

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Zappia rides luck to Summer Slam victory

John Zappia took some convenient luck to win the opening round of the WA Summer Slam Series on Saturday at Perth Motorplex. After a supercharger backfire during qualifying, Zappia had to get his Holden Monaro Top Doorslammer back into racing shape for the first round of eliminations, where a 5.73sec. run earned him a finals…

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Twenty Five Reasons to Get to Perth Motorplex this Saturday

  Perth is blessed to have one of the world’s great drag racing venues in its own backyard. This Saturday’s epic Summer Slam plus the WA Drag Racing Championships sees the ultimate in high horsepower entertainment ready to rock the Motorplex! Here are our 25 reasons why you need to be at Perth Motorplex this…

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