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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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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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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Scelzi flies into Perth for Salute the General

America’s Dominic Scelzi has the opportunity of a lifetime in front of him. Scelzi will race a 410ci winged Sprintcar in Australia approximately 16 times for Wormall Motorsport this December and January. “It’s a dream come true to be able to race in Australia, especially for such a great team,” he said. “I want to thank the…

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Wear orange and Salute the General this Saturday

‘The General’ John Day is the very definition of a speedway icon. There would be few motorsport fans in Western Australia who could recall a time when the iconic orange utes haven’t been a part of speedway racing in Perth. This Saturday night’s Salute the General event will be the first commemoration of John Day…

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Brothers go one-two in Scardifields Smash Repairs King of Wings

Brad Maiolo won his second straight Scardifields Smash Repairs King of Wings title at Perth Motorplex on Saturday night, claiming the 40-lap Sprintcar feature race from brother Jamie, with Lee Nash third. Brad started on the front row next to Jason Kendrick in the unique race that featured an infield pitstop after the first 20…

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Hot foot Danny Porter arrives into Perth

The Northern Territory’s Danny Porter is coming westward to the Scardifields Smash Repairs King of Wings with ambition that not even a burned up leg can stop. Porter was racing at the NT Titles in August and had just finished in third place when his Sprintcar burst into flames, delivering some pretty nasty burns to…

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Strategy vital to be crowned King

One of the most unique speedway races in WA is coming this Saturday with the running of the Scardifields Smash Repair King of Wings at Perth Motorplex. The 40-lap Sprintcar epic is an endurance test for drivers but it comes with a pit stop at the 20 lap mark. There teams will have the opportunity…

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