High expectations for Vosbergen

Craig Vosbergen comes into the WA Late Model Title this Saturday at Perth Motorplex as one of the favourites following a streak of good results. Spending the last month racing against touring American drivers has provided Vosbergen, who has American racing experience himself, with a comparison for his pace ahead of the championship race. “We…

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Hamon the $10k Motorvation winner

Mick Hamon is $10,000 richer after winning the KFC Burnout Comp at Perth Motorplex on Saturday night as part of the Motorvation 31 car show. Hamon’s supercharged Holden Commodore impressed the judges and claimed a narrow victory over Matt James. The Commodore is still a new build for Hamon, who finished the car only just…

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Horsepower heaven at Motorvation 31 presented by KFC

Motorvation 31 presented by KFC is set to rock Perth Motorplex this Saturday, January 21. See hundreds of the best street machines, hot rods and modern muscle Perth has to offer, cruising all day and skidding all night. Here’s just some of what you can look forward to for this action packed day: – Sixty…

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USA’s Francis finishes first

American Steve Francis continued his strong form in WA when he dominated the final of the Di Candilo Steel City Late Model Nationals at the Perth Motorplex on Saturday night. The driver known as the ‘Kentucky Colonel’ led from start to finish in the 40-lap feature, crossing the line ahead of fellow American Devin Moran,…

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Wingless title memorialised

The WA Wingless Sprint Title will be named after the late Des Nash for future events, in honour of one of the founding members of Australian Wingless Sprint Racing Inc. Nash had a rich history in speedway, having raced Speedcars and Sprintcars from the seventies to the nineties before becoming involved with administration and team…

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Internationals arrive for Di Candilo Steel City Late Model Nationals

A triple threat will come from the USA this Friday and Saturday at Perth Motorplex for the Di Candilo Steel City Late Model Nationals. Some of the world’s best drivers will be taking the seats of the 800 horsepower sedans, striving to succeed in a big 26 car field. If experience counts, Steve Francis will…

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Formula Tech presents Performance Paddock

If you are looking to take an up close look at some of the amazing street machines on display at Motorvation 31 presented by KFC on January 21, you will need look no further than the Formula Tech Performance Paddock. There will be a number of attractions worth checking out in the Formula Tech Performance…

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Aeroflow nitro a big show

Perth Motorplex played host to one of its largest ever crowds on Saturday night for the Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Cars. With 12 nitro burners competing for the win across three rounds, the 10,000-strong audience was treated to some epic racing with Sydney’s Rick Gauci taking the win in the Nitro Express Chev. The action…

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Motorvation entries close Wednesday!

Entries for Motorvation 31 presented by KFC close this Wednesday, so if you are keen on turning out for a fun tyre frying day out with your street machine or hot rod, now is the time to get in. With a budget entry price, Motorvation 31 presented by KFC marks a great opportunity to use…

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Nitro Knight Jay Upton returns to the track

One of the legends of WA drag racing makes a return this Saturday at the Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Car event, as the ‘White Knight’ Jay Upton brings his nitro Top Fuel Motorcycle back to Perth Motorplex. Upton has been missing in action for several years now as he took a break to concentrate on…

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