Drag Racing News

Awarded Keys Team aims to make new Drag Racing Fans

Most race teams head to the track with one goal in mind – winning – but when Wayne Keys and Keys Family Motorsport appear at Perth Motorplex for the Shannons Insurance Power Palooza this Saturday, they go in aiming to make a whole bunch of new people interested in drag racing too. Keys is one…

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A Wonderful Wednesday!

The new summer of Speed at Perth Motorplex was welcomed in sensational style – with a record breaking season-opening Whoop-Ass Wednesday crowd last night.           It was clear early as queues streamed down Anketell Road to participate in a huge all-in night of Formula Tech Whoop Ass Wednesday Fun, Speedway Practice…

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Formula Tech Whoop Ass Wednesday Fun Put on Hold Due to Weather

Update: 2:25pm. Tonight’s Formula Tech Whoop Ass Wednesday Season Opener has unfortunately been postponed Due to Weather, to Wednesday October 14. A strong cold front is expected to cross the Kwinana Beach coast between 6 and 7pm tonight. “We were so excited to get things under way tonight,” explained Drag Racing manager Ray Treasure. “Its been…

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Perth Motorplex Fire & Safety Team Training

The 2020/2021 Emergency Response Safety Seminar was conducted on Sunday the 27th of September at Perth Motorplex. While a lot of us were enjoying the Long Weekend 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. Perth Motorplex…

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Perth Motorplex Season Set to Roar!

After a wild 2020 its finally time to step up, sit down and strap in – the Perth Motorplex 2020-21 season of wall-to-wall ‘motortainment’ is coming! First up is the return of Formula Tech ‘Whoop Ass’ Wednesdays, on October 7. Race your mates, with your own car or bike – down the Perth Motorplex quarter…

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Formula Tech Performance Whoop Ass Wednesday Returns October 7!

Get ready – to race your car or bike with your mates, as the ever-popular Formula Tech Performance Whoop Ass Wednesdays are heading your way starting on October 7. As always, action cranks with off street Drag Racing and then the tire Formula Tech frying Hour of Power mini Burnout comp to start the season…

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A Familiar Face Returns

As Perth Motorplex gears up for a brand new 2020-21 Season, the venue is delighted to announce the return of Dean Neal to its team, in a Media and Marketing role. “I have always loved the Perth Motorplex… a world class Speedway, Drag Racing and Burnouts place to race… the venue is breathtaking,” Neal enthused.…

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Start your engines: Racing to resume at Perth Motorplex

Wednesday, 22 July 2020 • Perth Motorplex will reopen in August for track hire and in October for the drag racing and speedway season following a five-month closure due to COVID-19 • Current venue operator VenuesWest is planning to transition to a new venue operator later in this financial year • Planning for the 2020-21…

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