Daum dominates the Magic Man 34

American driver Zach Daum won one of Western Australia’s most prestigious speedway races on Saturday night, taking victory at the Magic Man 34. Daum, from Illinois, was tailed closely by WA favourite Neville Lance but was able to hold on through the 34-lap epic. Things did not start too smoothly for the 25 year old…

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Bradford one to watch in 34 lap thriller

Shaun Bradford knows a thing or two about memorial races and this Saturday night will be looking to add another memorial trophy to his collection at the Perth Motorplex. A lot of attention at the Magic Man 34 will be on the Speedcar division but the finals for the Sprintcars and Late Models will also be…

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Manders ready to make the magic

Kaiden Manders was just 16 years old and a virtual unknown when he won Western Australia’s biggest Speedcar race, the Magic Man 34. Two years later, the now 18 year old apprentice mechanic is coming into the final ever running of the Magic Man 34 event, to be held on Saturday, November 5, in hot…

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Stars and stripes send strong contingent for final Magic Man 34

Four American drivers will be taking on Australia’s best at the $34,000 Magic Man 34 event on November 5 at Perth Motorplex. Two of them have won the event previously including four time victor Davey Ray and 2013 champ Alex Bright. Fellow Americans Zac Daum and Justin Grant will be hoping to add their names…

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Grand Opening night delivers the goods

James McFadden started his campaign with Monte Motorsport in the best possible fashion when he claimed the opening round of the Wormall Civil Sprintcar track championship at the Perth Motorplex Speedway Grand Opening on Saturday night. He drove the W17 Milwaukee-backed machine to a 1.589 second win over Brad Maiolo and Shaun Bradford, showing he will…

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McFadden, Monte, Milwaukee and Motorplex – a Grand Opening treat!

James McFadden is without a doubt one of speedway’s hottest properties right now and he’s going to be rolling into Perth Motorplex with a fresh new team. McFadden has joined forces with Monte Motorsport to drive the Milwaukee Tools Sprintcar and this Saturday night’s Speedway Grand Opening at Perth Motorplex marks his first official outing…

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Andersson to serve as Grand Marshal for Speedway Grand Opening

WA Formula 500 legend John Andersson will be honoured at Perth Motorplex on Saturday, October 15, where he will serve as the Grand Marshal for the Speedway Grand Opening. The 74 year old is a three times Australian champion, taking titles across the country in Claremont, Murray Bridge and Bundaberg. Add to that six WA…

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Shock treatment sets up Kendrick

The Perth Motorplex Speedway season begins anew on October 15 and the competition will be no more intense than that found in the Wormall Civil Sprintcars. There has been little rest since the end of last season for hit92.9/Melville Holden team driver Jason Kendrick, who finished third in last season’s AHG Sprintcar Series. After a…

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Perth Motorplex welcomes Shannons to Fast Racing Series

For those keen on different kind of motorsport, or perhaps just for the indecisive, the Fast Racing Series has long provided a great value package of speedway and drag racing. For the 2016-17 season, the sportsman-racer based championship will step up a notch thanks to Shannons Insurance coming on board as naming rights partner of…

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Ample rewards for Speedway fanatics

Are there any more hardcore fans in motorsport than speedway fans? They will support their favourite drivers to the hilt, be on the terraces from first engine starts to the final podium and generally indulging in their passion for all things dirt oval. Among these special patrons of Perth Motorplex are a particular smart lot,…

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