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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Perth Motorplex Update: August 2016

Welcome to the second edition of the Perth Motorplex newsletter with VenuesWest in the ‘drivers’ seat.
The Perth Motorplex Advisory Committee, who meet fortnightly has been formed to advise and support the transition of the venue to VenuesWest.

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Venues West Statement

As of today – 1 July 2016, VenuesWest commenced the interim management of the Perth Motorplex, following the decision by Kwinana Motorplex Propriety Limited to withdraw from management of the venue. “It is our intention to ensure that as interim operator of the venue, the Perth motorsports community can continue to compete in and enjoy…

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Kevin Prendergast to step back from Perth Motorplex

Saturday, 2 July 2016 Kevin Prendergast to step back from Perth Motorplex   Respected motor racing promoter and venue manager, Kevin Prendergast has resigned from his position as General Manager of the Perth Motorplex after a 13-year tenure. Prendergast will remain in his role until August, ensuring a smooth handover of the facility to VenuesWest following…

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