Stars and stripes send strong contingent for final Magic Man 34

Four American drivers will be taking on Australia’s best at the $34,000 Magic Man 34 event on November 5 at Perth Motorplex. Two of them have won the event previously including four time victor Davey Ray and 2013 champ Alex Bright. Fellow Americans Zac Daum and Justin Grant will be hoping to add their names…

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Madison renews fan favourite theme

Madison Brown’s slick new Junior Dragster will carry a theme familiar to long time drag racing fans, serving as the latest incarnation of the ‘Boston Strangler’. Madison’s father Ian imported the stunning ‘Boston Strangler’ Top Alcohol Funny Car (below) in the nineties and it became one of the quickest supercharged cars in WA during its…

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New general admission section improves drag strip viewing

Want to see your favourite drag racers in action at a value price? Why not try the new general admission section? Now extending to the end of the ‘Snake Pit’, the general admission section viewing is now much improved on the drag strip side of Perth Motorplex and the best part is that tickets for…

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Al McClure an evergreen performer

There is a new green machine on the scene and it’s driven by the closest thing drag racing has to stand up comedian – Al McClure. While his laconic demeanour might not give it away, McClure’s quick wit has made his trophy acceptance speeches legendary and you can be sure any interview he is doing…

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Supercharged Sam a racing Treasure

The Treasure name is synonymous with drag racing in Western Australia and the latest generation of the family is ensuring they will continue to be well known. 22 year old Sam Treasure is already a former Modified state champion and has now progressed into the ranks of Top Comp with the ‘Hemi Express’, a ballistic…

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Kwinana Performance back on board for Burnout Boss

Perth Motorplex is proud to have Kwinana Performance on board once again for Kwinana Performance Burnout Boss on November 12. With $10,000 prize money on offer to the winner, the best skidders in WA will be out to prove themselves on the famous Perth Motorplex Snake Pit. Kwinana Performance specialises in dyno tuning on their…

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Grand Opening night delivers the goods

James McFadden started his campaign with Monte Motorsport in the best possible fashion when he claimed the opening round of the Wormall Civil Sprintcar track championship at the Perth Motorplex Speedway Grand Opening on Saturday night. He drove the W17 Milwaukee-backed machine to a 1.589 second win over Brad Maiolo and Shaun Bradford, showing he will…

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