Drag Racing News

Rocket Industries and Aeroflow Performance continue Motorplex support

The Perth Motorplex, Rocket Industries and Aeroflow Performance are pleased to announce the continuation of their partnerships into the 2021/2022 drag racing season and beyond. The parties have signed a new multi-year deal for the two well-respected high performance automotive brands to remain as the Perth Motorplex drag strip’s lane sponsors. Paul Trengove, Commercial and…

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Shannons Fast Friday 1 Postponed

FAST SERIES 1 DATE CHANGE Due the amount of rain we have had in the winter and forecast rain this week, the Speedway Track is still too sodden to be able to race on so we have moved the October 9 Fast Series event to FRIDAY OCTOBER 29. We understand there is country Speedway tracks racing…

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Nostalgias Postponed

This Sunday’s planned Nostalgias and Cranksters Automotive Swap Meet has been postponed until Sunday, October 31. Due to the worsening weather forecast for Sunday, we have been in touch with the Weather Bureau and the Perth Motorplex has made the decision to postpone the event. Tickets for the October 31 event are available at the gate on…

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MEDIA RELEASE – MOTORPLEX CALENDAR CHANGE

Perth Motorplex management and the Australian Super X Championship promoters have unfortunately been forced to cancel the November 6th event due to national border and travel restrictions. The opening event of the WA Drag Racing Championship Season, originally scheduled for October 30, will now move to this November 6th date, allowing an extra week turn-around…

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Fire Safety Training

Our regular Fire & Safety Crew and some new recruits undertook the Annual extensive training seminar for Speedway, Drag Racing & Burnout events held at the Perth Motorplex on Sunday, with cars supplied by AAA Metal Recycling. Perth Motorplex holds Safety in the highest regard so with this in mind, Objectives and Achievements obtained from…

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Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Cars to light up Perth Motorplex

The Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Cars series is set to descend on the Perth Motorplex for a spectacular show in January of 2022. The 8th of January will see the impressive series hosted at the popular WA venue for the first time in 2 years. The Aeroflow outlaw nitro funny cars is all about entertainment,…

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2020-2021 WA Drag Racing Champions Crowned

The WA Drag Racing Championships Awards night was held at the East Perth Football Club on Saturday 7th May. Over 200 racers and crews turned out in what was amazing show of support for WA Drag Racing and the Perth Motorplex. There was a great atmosphere in the room as we honoured our 2020-2021 WA Drag Racing…

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14 New Track Records Set at WA Champs Finale!

The WA Drag Racing Grand Finals saw numerous Personal Best performances from all categories in what was a festival of speed to close out the WA Drag Racing Championship Season. Given the Track Records had been copping a hammering all season long to reset 14 at the finale made the performances even more staggering! Todd…

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Aldridge grand slams at WA drag racing final

Steve Aldridge stamped his credentials as a possible contender for the Direct Mining & Industrial Summer Slam championship next season with a stunning win at Perth Motorplex on Saturday night. Aldridge’s Crown Security Plymouth Barracuda did not miss a beat at the WA Drag Racing Grand Finals. He qualified third with a 5.802sec. run and…

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