Haynes jets to quickest time at Night of Fire

American Chuck Haynes might still have his 300mph moustache in tact, but it is looking more and more in danger with each run he makes. Haynes went 293mph (472kmh) on Boxing Day at Perth Motorplex during a 5.47sec pass, the quickest of the event. While Haynes is no stranger to 300mph runs, additional safety equipment…

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USA’s best arrive in the West

The USA vs WA Sprintcar Speedweek returns for the first time in ten years next week with American stars Brian Brown and Dominic Scelzi set to take on a quality field of Australian drivers at Perth Motorplex and Bunbury Speedway. Brown, 37, is regarded as one of the best drivers in the USA, with his…

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Inglis in contention against USA

James Inglis is one of the young guns in the Wormall Civil Sprintcars field who is looking forward to challenging the visiting Americans as part of the USA vs WA Speedweek series which begins at Perth Motorplex on Tuesday. Despite this being only his second season behind the wheel of a Sprintcar, Inglis has been…

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Added incentive for USA vs WA Speedweek participants

The SPEED SPORT Challenge has been a long-standing tradition at the annual 5-hour ENERGY Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s General Store, uniting the world’s greatest Sprintcar drivers during the sport’s biggest week of the year in the USA. The annual event, held every Friday of the annual Knoxville Nationals, began in 1997 and is an…

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Second gen jet

The international Boxing Day Night of Fire at Perth Motorplex will provide a big stage for second generation jet drag racer Daniel Miocevich to make his competition debut. Daniel is the son of Gary Miocevich, who drove the infamous Jet Truck in the days of Ravenswood Raceway and was responsible for much of the building…

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O Show has got the go

Will race fans be treated to another O Show in the next round of the Quest Apartments Late Models at the Perth Motorplex on December 27? Brad Blake will certainly be hoping so, building on his stunning performance in the last round of the track championship here on December 10. He started from P7 in…

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FEAR wins the $10k at Burnout Blitz

Fred Watson took out his fourth straight event at Burnout Blitz on December 17, 2016 at Perth Motorplex. Driving the FEAR Monaro in its last WA appearance before making the trek to Summernats, Watson drove out a well controlled burnout with plenty of use of the pad, earning him good points with the judges and…

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UNWANTED anything but at Burnout Blitz

The pro burnout scene returns to Perth Motorplex this Saturday, December 17 for Burnout Blitz. With a grand prize of $10,000 put up for the winner of the Blown category for supercharged vehicles, a classy field of entrants is ready to put on a show. Looking to vye for that win will be Matt James,…

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Victorian steals WA title

The record books will show that Victorian Tim Van Ginneken started from pole and won the WA Sprintcar Championship at Perth Motorplex on Saturday night, but the results sheet didn’t do his performance justice. Van Ginneken won the 30-lap final from Jason Kendrick and Brad Maiolo and was the class driver in the main event,…

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Priolo in mix for WA Sprintcar Championship

The fire will be in the belly for David Priolo when he contests the WA Sprintcar Championship at Perth Motorplex this Saturday night as part of the Salute the General event. Despite being one of the form drivers in recent years, Priolo has only claimed the championship once – back in the 2009-10 season –…

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