Slammers and nitro spice up Prestige Lock Service Goldenstates

  The opening round of the Direct Mining and Industrial Summer Slam Series takes place this weekend as part of the Prestige Lock Services Goldenstates at Perth Motorplex. A full eight car field has lined up for the event in a show of support for the home grown Top Doorslammer series. Kelvin Lyle’s Ford Mustang…

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Zappia resets national record in Sydney

John Zappia reaffirmed his title as the quickest Pro Slammer driver in the country following the second event of the 400 Thunder Series at Sydney Dragway on Saturday. Zappia’s scorching second round run of 5.601 seconds was the quickest official pass ever in Pro Slammer, eclipsing his own 5.635 at the same track earlier this year…

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Mahnkoph returns for Prestige Lock Goldenstates

Round two Supercharged Outlaws winner Alan Mahnkoph might have missed the last two rounds of the Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series due to work commitments, but that hasn’t dampened his enthusiasm for this weekend’s round five at the Perth Motorplex. The Prestige Lock Service Goldenstates will be held at the Perth facility this Saturday, November…

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Jason Pryde claims victory on Saturday night!

JASON Pryde claimed his first feature race in a 410 sprintcar when he won round two of the AHG Sprintcar Series at the Perth Motorplex on Saturday night. Pryde started from P3 for the 30-lap final on a slick race track that saw most of the drivers hug the bottom line in the main event,…

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Oldfield Smokes ‘EM!

Warren Oldfield has last night once again shown his fellow competitors that a crate motor is incredibly competitive as he raced his way to the win in Round Three of the XLI Pro Dirt Series at the Perth Motorplex. Oldfield had a perfect night, winning his two heat races to claim the Pancho’s Pole Position…

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Payet’s Maiden

Tom Payet last night became the toast of the Speedcar scene as he raced his way to a dominant victory in the feature at Perth Motorplex, completing a clean sweep of the nights racing after also claiming the two heat race events. Payet showed exactly why he is a former WA Wingless Sprint champion and…

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TVR Set for big season

Off the back of a successful 2016/17 Late Model season, father-son duo Craig and Brent Vosbergen are back and ready to rumble for the new season. The name Vosbergen is heavily associated with Late Model racing down under, and once again the team are ready to battle it out against Australia’s toughest drivers. With the…

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“DIFFICULT and hard work”

That was how Ben Butcher summed up last season behind the wheel of the W42 and already there are positive signs that this year is going to be a better one for the quietly-spoken mechanic from Baldivis. Despite saying last summer had its challenges, Butcher made the transfer to the A Main and finished 10th…

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400 Thunder announces Channel 7 deal

Australia’s professional drag racing series, 400 Thunder today confirmed that an agreement has been finalised with Channel 7 to air 400 Thunder Drag Racing on 7mate moving forward. Production of Thunder 400 television shows on 7mate and the OVO Live streaming from events will be undertaken by Oxygen 360. Australian Professional Drag Racing (APDR) Chairman…

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