Sprintcars become reality for Van Ryt

Ben Van Ryt will compete at the Di Candilo Steel City Australian 360 Sprintcar Title this weekend with a top ten goal in mind. The former star of reality TV show House Rules has been plenty busy with business and family life but is making some time to enjoy his racing this Friday and Saturday…

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Being the best a mental test

Mental strength is a trait found in many successful race car drivers and WA Sprintcar racer Adrian Haywood knows all about forging ahead through tough times. The advantage may be what he needs to figure in the results of the Di Candilo Steel City Australian 360 Sprintcar Title, being held this weekend at Perth Motorplex.…

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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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Two left in championship race

  Australian Champion Kerry Madsen decimated the field on Night 1 of theWorld Series Sprintcars Grand Final weekend at Perth Motorplex. While James McFadden (pictured in action by Peter Roebuck), Jamie Veal and Brooke Tatnell focused on overall series points, Madsen was able to win the 30 lap A-Main by almost three-quarters of a lap…

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Madsen mauls Motorplex field

  IF you weren’t at the Perth Motorplex on Friday night you missed out on a stellar drive by Kerry Madsen in the World Series Sprintcars feature race. The three-time Australian champion, who jetted back in from America this week, put on a clinic, thumping the rest of the field and being more than nine…

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Priolo is pumped for WSS

  DAVID Priolo made headlines for all the wrong reasons with a big crash in the Bunbury round of World Series Sprintcars last Saturday night. The throttle was jammed wide open on the pristine W8 that was soon turned to junk when he crashed into the pits bend violently in a heat race. Priolo was…

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Tatnell’s win breaks drought ahead of Grand Final at Perth Motorplex

Brooke Tatnell might be a multiple World Series Sprintcars champion but that hasn’t done him any favours in the 2016-17 championship. Saturday night in Bunbury saw Tatnell’s first feature race win in the current championship, taking victory from James McFadden and Jamie Veal in Bunbury after he set quick time at the start of the…

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Returning Nash ready to go

Lee Nash has been on the sidelines since late last year, suffering concussion in a heavy crash at the Perth Motorplex, but he has returned to the seat in the Wormall Civil #7. Nash and the team opted not to rush his return to racing, instead sitting out a handful of races until he was in…

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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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