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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Sprintcars good for a scare, even for desert racing veteran

Tearing through the scrub and red sand of central Australia on an ATV at full throttle takes plenty of bravery, yet the leap into a speedway Sprintcar was still a nervous moment for Bullsbrook driver Ryan Lancaster. The former winner of the Finke Desert Race was looking for a different direction in motorsport and having…

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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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WA title fights to go down to the wire this Saturday

The WA Drag Racing Grand Finals event will see what has been a highly competitive WA Drag Racing Championships season draw to a close this Saturday at the Perth Motorplex. One title battle that is sure to go right down to the wire is that of the Perth/Rockingham Harley Modified Bike class, with a long…

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Quartermaine ready for battle at championship decider

Errol Quartermaine may be on top of the points in the Perth Motorplex Super Comp championship standings heading into this Saturday’s WA Drag Racing Grand Finals, but he is far from feeling confident. After a tricky season which has included not only COVID-19 delays but also a number of breakages for the Hillman (WA) resident,…

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Kasey makes championship tilt in Modified

Rookie drag racer Kasey McClure is looking to make her name in the WA Modified championship at this Saturday’s WA Drag Racing Grand Finals after a stunning first season in her 270kmh dragster. McClure currently sits second in the points, with just a small 50-point margin to leader Nicholas Wroe. With the WA Drag Racing…

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A new way to nitro

Nitro is the enigmatic fuel of top drag racers, where copious amounts of horsepower can be found – so long as you can keep it under control. While typically associated with big budgets and demanding engine maintenance requirements, Western Australian racer Brett Baile is pioneering a new type of nitro racing this weekend at Perth…

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Pallentine wins big at huge Good Friday Burnout King

Dwane Pallentine is now $10,000 richer after winning Good Friday Burnout King at Perth Motorplex in front of a packed house. Pallentine claimed victory in the Pro division following a smooth performance from his supercharged Holden Torana. It was Pallentine’s second major victory at the Motorplex, following on from his 2019 Burnout Boss title. Part…

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Pallentine and passenger fired up for Burnout King

When Dwane Pallentine rolls on to the burnout pad of Perth Motorplex this Good Friday, he will do so with a generous passenger ready to experience a supercharged burnout machine unlike any other. Pallentine auctioned off his passenger seat to help raise funds for people who have lost their homes in bushfires, with the winner…

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Monster trucks set for Perth mayhem Easter Saturday

Eight of the best monster trucks in the world will descend on the Perth Motorplex this Saturday (April 3) for an impressive head-to-head freestyle contest to the delight of fans young and old. The Monster Trucks Unleashed event will feature an all-Aussie driver line-up in some of Australia’s favourite monster trucks including kids favourite ‘Buddy’,…

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