Drag Racing News

ZAPPIA CLAIMS FIRST BLOOD IN SUMMER SLAM!

John Zappia defeated Daniel Gregorini in the final round of the Summer Slam as part of the WA Drag Racing Championships at Perth Motorplex on Saturday night. Zappia used a 5.70 pass in his Holden Monaro to get by Gregorini’s Camaro after Gregorini took the early lead. After disappointing results in the 400 Thunder Series…

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TONNES OF FUN FOR LIPPI

Drag racing typically favours small cars with smooth aerodynamic profiles and light weight, but Super Sedan racer Jason Lippi has gone in the opposite direction, all in the name of fun. Lippi will be racing the biggest vehicle at Perth Motorplex on Saturday, a Ford Lightning equipped with a 1300 horsepower, supercharged 5.8 litre Ford…

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SYDNEY VICTORY HAS LYLE PRIMED FOR SUMMER SLAM IN PERTH

Kelvin Lyle is Western Australia’s latest Pro Slammer hero, winning East Coast Thunder in Sydney on Saturday – his first ever national victory. Lyle, who was last season’s Summer Slam Series Champion, is wasting no time getting back to Perth Motorplex to race at the WA Drag Racing Championships and take part in a massive…

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ZAPPIA SAYS 5.50s POSSIBLE AT MOTORPLEX

John Zappia returns to Perth Motorplex this Saturday after competing at East Coast Thunder in Sydney on the weekend. Zappia top qualified with a strong 5.66 pass in tricky conditions, but a battery issue with the Fuchs/Dananni Hotshots Monaro stopped it from going rounds. Hopefully there will be no such problems for the famous Monaro…

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BURNOUT BOSS NOTICE

  Unfortunately, we had to cancel the rest of the Burnout Boss event on Saturday 20th October due to repeated showers coming across the coast. We tried our best, but mother nature got the better of us For those that had tickets to this event, Perth Motorplex would like to offer up to $20 of…

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OUTLAW RADIAL GETS A TOW!

Performance Towing has been a long term partner of Perth Motorplex providing all of our towing needs at every Drag Racing & Burnout Event. Now, on top of their support for the Supercharged Outlaws Bracket they have now stepped it up a notch to get behind the exciting new Outlaw Radial Bracket for the 2018/19 Drag Racing Season.…

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2018/19 WA Burnout Championship Series!

West Coast Nats and the Perth Motorplex are pleased to announce we have partnered together to create a WA Burnout Championship Series for the 2018/19 Burnout Season. Competitors will now be able to compete for the title of WA Burnout Champion in the Pro/Blown & Open Classes across two different venues, with points combined from the…

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Perth Motorplex Fire & Safety Crew Seminar Completed

Emergency Response Safety training commenced on Sunday, 23rd of September with our Fire & Safety Crew who undertook our Annual extensive training seminar for Speedway, Drag Racing & Burnout events at the Perth Motorplex. Perth Motorplex holds Safety in the highest regard so with this in mind, Objectives and Achievements obtained from Emergency Response Safety training…

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Top Sportsman gets Inked for the 18/19 Season!

  One of Perth’s leading Tattoo Studios, Emerald Ink has stepped up to ensure the exciting Top Sportsman Bracket continues to grow here at Perth Motorplex. The sedan style Bracket of Top Sportsman is one of the fastest growing Drag Racing Categories around the country that is popular with the competitors and fans alike. If…

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