Harding Claims Round One of Speedweek

Daniel Harding struck the first blow in the USA v WA Sprintcar Speedweek at the Perth Motorplex on Thursday night, taking the feature race win in dramatic fashion from American Shane Stewart and Jamie Oldfield. Harding started from P5 for the main event and after being locked in some entertaining battles with Jason Kendrick, he set his sights on…

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Final Fling Before the Title

By DTN Media This Thursday night marks the last chance hit out for Late Model drivers to get laps under their belts at the Perth Motorplex prior to the big one, the Australian Late Model Championship, doubling as the opening rounds of the USA Invasion Tour, to be held on January 8th and 11th, 2020.…

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Kendrick Race Team Doubling Up

It’s been a big start to the racing season for the hit92.9 Kendrick Racing Team but it is set to get even bigger as the high-profile WA team gears up for the first couple of rounds of USA v WA Sprintcar Speedweek at the Perth Motorplex on December 26 and 28. Jason Kendrick, fresh from…

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Williamson Aiming for Consistency

BEING the Maddington Toyota Sprintcar Series points leader heading into the USA v WA Sprintcar Speedweek rounds makes Callum Williamson one of the local drivers to watch. Williamson has enjoyed a stellar start to the season with one feature race win, two seconds and a third. On top of that he has also claimed two…

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Harli White Confirmed for Speedweek

The decision to pack her race suit and helmet for a summer holiday here in Western Australia has paid off for American sprintcar racer Harli White. Hailing from Lindsay Oklahoma, Harli White has today been confirmed as the third and final American Sprintcar drive for the upcoming USA Speedweek commencing on Boxing Day. White, who…

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Chatwin’s call to action

Kris Coyle received the call every driver wants to hear earlier this year, when he was invited to drive for Scott Chatwin’s Merger Contracting team in the Maddington Toyota Sprintcar Series. Coyle had been out of driving for five years, after making his debut in Sprintcars over a decade ago. He competed in the Australian…

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Super Sportsman Showdown goes to Zappia

John Zappia is three from three wins so far this season at Perth Motorplex after he claimed the victory at round three of the WA Drag Racing Championships on Saturday.   Strangely, Zappia’s wins have come in three different categories including a Blown Alcohol exhibition at the season opener, the first round of the WA…

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‘Loud and obnoxious’ suits supercharged Mullins!

People have many different reasons for choosing to go drag racing, with some racers looking to scare themselves silly while others are driven by the competition. For Supercharged Outlaws racer Darryl Mullins it is more simple. “It is loud, fast and extremely addictive,” he said.   Mullins has positioned himself strongly in the first part…

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Lucky escape for Panagopoulos keeps him in Modified championship!

There’s a saying in life that you can be doing everything right, but sometimes the wheels just fall off. Modified drag racer Nick Panagopoulos was perhaps contemplating that statement after a bizarre final round of the WA Drag Racing Championships at Perth Motorplex.   Panagopoulos had cut his way through the field to face Jim…

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Late Models to Salute John Day

By DTN Media The Late Model action across season 2019/20 has already been sensational, but that is sure to all pale in comparison to this Saturday night field with a mouth watering thirty one Late Models nominated for the annual John Day event. This Saturday nights event, doubling as Round Seven of the Carbusters Pro…

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