Supercharged Slammer season opens Saturday

The Summer Slam Series is set to be more hotly contested than ever before this season at Perth Motorplex, as Western Australian drag racing teams concentrate on their home track while national championships stay on pause. Among the Top Doorslammer drivers contesting this Saturday’s opening round will be two racers who enjoyed seemingly opposite luck…

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Thousands turn out for Shannons Insurance Power Palooza

The fourth running of the Shannons Insurance Power Palooza once again delivered a festival of horsepower to Perth motorsport fans, showcasing drag racing, burnouts and speedway in a short and sharp show on Saturday night. The evening commenced with a spectacular drag racing show that included Nitro Dragsters and Funny Cars, Top Doorslammers and even Jet…

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Kingshott launched into prime time for Power Palooza

Former national Speedcar champion Dayne Kingshott is set to be a major challenger at the Shannons Insurance Power Palooza this Saturday at Perth Motorplex after getting the phone call every speedway driver dreams about. Kingshott was recently announced as the driver for Krikke Motorsport, one of Western Australia’s most highly decorated and respected speedway teams.…

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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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More than 8,000 Reasons to Smile at Brilliant Burnout Boss

The attendance records have continued to tumble after a monster crowd of more than 8,000 spectators on hand for Mullet Industries Burnout Boss last Saturday Night.           Once again, queues streamed down Anketell Road to enjoy a record setting entry list of Pro, Open and Sportsman Burnout entrants. Sportsman action kicked things off…

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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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Krikke Motosport Unveil New Season Plans

From Krikke Motorsport Following the recent cancellation of this season’s World Series Sprintcar Championship, the Krikke Motorsport team has had a change in their 2020-21 season plans and announcing Dayne Kingshott as their new driver. With the international and state borders currently closed due to the coronavirus outbreak – and with the opening of them…

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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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