Ellement mindful of points

Ben Ellement will be chasing round wins when World Series Sprintcars arrives in Western Australia this week and he contests the first round of the Western Swing at the Perth Motorplex on Saturday night. But the second-generation racer is also mindful of not putting too much on the line, ensuring he will be finishing the races…

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High expectations for Vosbergen

Craig Vosbergen comes into the WA Late Model Title this Saturday at Perth Motorplex as one of the favourites following a streak of good results. Spending the last month racing against touring American drivers has provided Vosbergen, who has American racing experience himself, with a comparison for his pace ahead of the championship race. “We…

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Horsepower heaven at Motorvation 31 presented by KFC

Motorvation 31 presented by KFC is set to rock Perth Motorplex this Saturday, January 21. See hundreds of the best street machines, hot rods and modern muscle Perth has to offer, cruising all day and skidding all night. Here’s just some of what you can look forward to for this action packed day: – Sixty…

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USA’s Francis finishes first

American Steve Francis continued his strong form in WA when he dominated the final of the Di Candilo Steel City Late Model Nationals at the Perth Motorplex on Saturday night. The driver known as the ‘Kentucky Colonel’ led from start to finish in the 40-lap feature, crossing the line ahead of fellow American Devin Moran,…

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Wingless title memorialised

The WA Wingless Sprint Title will be named after the late Des Nash for future events, in honour of one of the founding members of Australian Wingless Sprint Racing Inc. Nash had a rich history in speedway, having raced Speedcars and Sprintcars from the seventies to the nineties before becoming involved with administration and team…

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Internationals arrive for Di Candilo Steel City Late Model Nationals

A triple threat will come from the USA this Friday and Saturday at Perth Motorplex for the Di Candilo Steel City Late Model Nationals. Some of the world’s best drivers will be taking the seats of the 800 horsepower sedans, striving to succeed in a big 26 car field. If experience counts, Steve Francis will…

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JK’s streak continues at the USA vs WA Sprintcar Muster

Jason Kendrick led from start to finish to claim the fourth and final round of the Wormall Civil USA v WA Sprintcar Speedweek at the Perth Motorplex on Sunday night. He won the 30-lap final from American Dominic Scelzi, Trent Pigdon, Brad Maiolo and the second American – Brian Brown. Kendrick won two of the four…

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Scelzi scores first Australian podium

Dominic Scelzi recorded his first career podium finish in Australia during only his fourth career Sprintcar race overseas. The Fresno, Calif., resident, who battled for podiums before bad luck ended his first two starts earlier this month, produced a pair of strong results while driving for Wormall Motorsport this week during the first two rounds…

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Mitchell mustered into double duty

Mitchell Wormall will be one of the busiest drivers at the USA vs WA Sprintcar Muster on New Year’s Day at Perth Motorplex, contesting both the Sprintcar Speedweek and the 360 Sprintcar division on the same night. It is not the first time that the 19 year old Mundijong driver has done double duty, as…

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JK beats the USA

Jason Kendrick and Cameron Gessner banged the boards for lap after lap in the latter stages of the Sprintcar feature race at Perth Motorplex on Tuesday night. After stalking the race leader for some time and asking the question on a couple of occasions, Kendrick made a pass that stuck and set up the win…

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