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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Two-times burnout champion Fletcher back for Good Friday

Jason Fletcher is coming out of a short retirement to compete at Good Friday Burnout King this Friday at the Perth Motorplex, and he has a reputation to protect. As a two-time event winner (2016 and 2017), Fletcher and his Nissan Patrol were one of the most popular combinations in the WA burnout scene. However…

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Williamson’s winning ways can’t be stopped

As the Perth Motorplex speedway season winds down, Callum Williamson has only continued to add to his list of victories by winning the Asphalt Recyclers Australia Sprintcar Gold Cup. Williamson, who was invited to drive for Monte Motorsport in the Maddington Toyota Sprintcar Triple Crown mini-series, spent the first part of the race watching early…

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The night Kendrick got his groove back

After a less-than-stellar season, Jason Kendrick might finally have some reason to be hopeful as the Perth Motorplex swings into its final events of the 2020/21 series – starting with this Saturday’s Asphalt Recycler Australia Sprintcar Gold Cup. A second place at the Krikke Boys Shootout on March 13 gave Kendrick a solid foundation for…

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Coyle rewarded for solid season

The 2020-21 Maddington Toyota Sprintcar Series – which will feature at Saturday’s Asphalt Recyclers Australia Sprintcar Gold Cup event at the Perth Motorplex – may be remembered as one of the greatest ever, with field sizes at all time highs and competition as intense as it has ever been. There were big name teams that…

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