VenuesWest to significantly boost security at Perth Motorplex

Following a stringent review of  current security measures after an incident on Saturday 12 December, VenuesWest on behalf of the State Government has determined all private bookings and bookings of under 100 people at Perth Motorplex may now resume.  A significantly increased security presence will be in place, assuming a checking and supervision role for…

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Experienced new operator announced for Perth Motorplex

Motorsport in Western Australia is set to go from strength to strength with Evolve Facility Management, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Australian National Drag Racing Association Ltd (ANDRA) appointed as the new operator for Perth Motorplex. The appointment follows an extensive procurement process by venue owner VenuesWest. Evolve Facility Management has signed a multi-year…

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Farr Ready to Fly for Extended Speedway Australia WA Speedweek

In awesome news for the 2020-21 Sprintcar Speedweek, Robbie Farr is a confirmed starter for the quick-fire run of dates in Western Australia. The Schedule makes mouth-watering reading – for the first time ever, Speedway Australia Speedweek expands to 6 rounds: 26th December – AAA Metal Recycling Boxing Day – Perth Motorplex $5K to Win…

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Potts rides the ups and downs of Speedcar transition

Rookie Speedcar driver Jacob Potts has already experienced the highs and lows of one of speedway’s most exciting categories in his brief stint in the division, and he comes into this Saturday’s John Day Speedcar Classic at Perth Motorplex hopeful of learning more against some tough rivals. Potts, 20, is a former 360 Sprintcar driver…

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Australian Sprintcar Championship Shuffled to 2022.

The Sprintcar Control Council of Australia (SCCA) and Perth Motorplex would like to announce that the 2021 Australian Sprintcar Championship has been re-scheduled to 2022. The 59th edition of the prestigious event will now be contested at Perth Motorplex on February 11 & 12, 2022. The Motorplex venue have worked closely with the SCCA board…

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KING OF WINGS RESCHEDULED

With the current weather Perth is experiencing, plus an unfavorable forecast this afternoon and into this evening we have RESCHEDULED Tonight’s Scardifields Smash Repairs and Demo Derby to next Saturday. To Confirm: The 39th Annual Scardifields Smash Repairs King of Wings will now be run next weekend 21st November, 2020. We respect that the Limited…

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Motorplex on a Pedestal – Night Thunder TV Returns, Elevated.

The popular Night Thunder TV show returns in 2020 for its seventh season, but it’s back with a big lift. After steering the helm of the Nationwide Series in its first two-years – Dean Neal returns to Executive Produce the show. “Back in 2013… Gary Miocevich, Kevin Prendergast and Gavin Migro, conceived of a content platform…

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Thousands turn out for Shannons Insurance Power Palooza

The fourth running of the Shannons Insurance Power Palooza once again delivered a festival of horsepower to Perth motorsport fans, showcasing drag racing, burnouts and speedway in a short and sharp show on Saturday night. The evening commenced with a spectacular drag racing show that included Nitro Dragsters and Funny Cars, Top Doorslammers and even Jet…

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Kingshott launched into prime time for Power Palooza

Former national Speedcar champion Dayne Kingshott is set to be a major challenger at the Shannons Insurance Power Palooza this Saturday at Perth Motorplex after getting the phone call every speedway driver dreams about. Kingshott was recently announced as the driver for Krikke Motorsport, one of Western Australia’s most highly decorated and respected speedway teams.…

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Awarded Keys Team aims to make new Drag Racing Fans

Most race teams head to the track with one goal in mind – winning – but when Wayne Keys and Keys Family Motorsport appear at Perth Motorplex for the Shannons Insurance Power Palooza this Saturday, they go in aiming to make a whole bunch of new people interested in drag racing too. Keys is one…

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