Planning underway for 2017/18 season at Perth Motorplex

Perth Motorplex is almost at the end of another exciting season of motorsport and plans are well advanced for the next season. As advised previously, an Expression of Interest (EOI) process is currently underway for the future operation of the venue. We are currently shortlisting EOI respondents to be invited to submit a Request for…

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Kendrick takes Gold Cup final

Shaun Bradford, Jason Kendrick and Ben Ellement – top 3 in the Gold Cup Sprintcar feature race. Pic by Bruce Russell. UGLY. That’s about the only way to describe the final sprintcar race meeting of the season at the Perth Motorplex on Saturday night – the Merger Contracting Gold Cup. Initially slated for 30 laps,…

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Maiolos go head to head

The Maiolo brothers will be front and centre when the final night of sprintcar racing is held at the Perth Motorplex this Saturday night. Both are locked into the Merger Contracting Gold Cup Grand Final that will include two feature races. Brad heads into the show as the 2016-17 AHG Sprintcar Championship after he wrapped…

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Priolo – one more time!

  “The aim of the night is not to win – it is to say thanks, have fun with my family and mates and then have a party at the end of it.” That was David Priolo’s response as to why he is contesting the Merger Contracting Gold Cup Super Speedway Grand Final at the…

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Veal the real deal – A1!

  JAMIE Veal won the DiCandilo Steel City Australian 360 Sprintcar Championship at the Perth Motorplex on Saturday night from defending champion Luke Dillon and Jason Kendrick. Veal started on pole for the drama-packed 40-lap championship field and after getting the jump on fellow front-rower Kendrick at the start, he was never challenged for the…

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Yes we are racing tonight!

While we know it looks a bit scary up north, don’t worry because the weather has done a wall-banging flip and we are done with the wet stuff in Kwinana. Perth Motorplex is ready to heat up for the Di Candilo Steel City Australian 360 Sprintcar Title! Don’t forget to bring as many kids as…

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Kendrick claims title night 1

  FROM the get-go Jason Kendrick was on a mission in the 20-lap preliminary feature race at the DiCandilo Steel City Australian 360 Sprintcar Championship at the Perth Motorplex on Friday night. He started on the outside of Jamie Veal for the final and after going very wide at the start of the race, set…

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The monsters are off the leash!

They’ve been cooped up in containers and tethered to trailers, but the Monster Trucks have been stretching their legs these past couple of days at Perth Motorplex. Check out Convict getting some serious altitude over Raptor! We spoke with the team from Monster Events and they said days like these are important for testing little…

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Unleashing monsters at the Motorplex

Fathers often want their sons to follow their career footsteps – but monster truck driver is a rare trade. Sydney’s Brock Thomas, 22, will be crushing cars, doing jumps and generally causing mayhem this Saturday at Perth Motorplex for Monster Trucks Unleashed IV. Brock’s father Kevin built and drove the first Monster Truck in Australia,…

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JMac wins World Series final

  JAMES McFadden put the icing on his World Series Sprintcars championship cake when he won the 30-lap series grand final at the Perth Motorplex on Saturday night. McFadden started from P3 but got to the lead early and then led to the finish line, claiming victory over Australian champion Kerry Madsen and Cameron Gessner.…

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