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12 Dec
CAMS: USE OF RAIN LIGHTS IN RACE EVENTS

Mandatory for all from 2020  Rain lights will become mandatory for all vehicles competing in race events from 2020, with competitors encouraged to begin using them from 1 January 2019 onwards. This applies to all race events on closed circuits across all levels of motor sport. Whilst previously reserved only for first category vehicles, or…

02 Nov
Aaron Love Chasing F4 Title

Aaron Love, Jayden Ojeda, Ryan Suhle, Lochie Hughes on the podium in Sydney. Image:  Rhys Vandersyde  Perth’s AARON LOVE is sitting third on the CAMS PAYCE Australian Formula 4 Championship as the fleet heads to New Zealand this weekend for the grand final. Aaron finished second to series leader Jayden Ojeda at the penultimate round at Sydney…

23 Feb
Learn How to Handle Your Ride

  You can learn how to really handle your car. At Barbagallo Raceway – March 15. “Get better acquainted with handling/braking of your car.”   “It’s my favourite part of my job where I get to hang out on the track with my friends and get others hooked on the drug we know as motor…

17 Feb
WA Formula Ford Drivers Shine in Bathurst 12H Supports

Images courtesy www.wascc.com.au and Jason Youd’s FB Page 2019: Wanneroo Raceway’s 50th Anniversary and the birth of FF in Oz  from JOHN HURNEY TO KICK OFF a significant milestone for what is our sport’s most popular and competitive openwheel category, a massive field of 45 Kent engine powered cars assembled for three races on The…

16 Feb
Happy 40th Birthday Valentino Rossi!

Images: motogp.com Can The Doctor Still Match The Best? Valento Rossi v. Casey Stoner, Laguna Seca 2008. Nine-time world champion Valentino Rossi celebrates his 40th birthday today and we wish The Doctor a safe and successful journey during the coming season. Valentino’s Dad Graziano, pictured above, reckons his pride and joy has the capabilities to…

13 Feb
Daniel Ric’s well suited for Renault RS 19

Renault’s RS19 livery looks pretty good, Daniel Ricciardo and Nico Hulkenberg are classy drivers, so let’s see what Formula 1 has to offer in 2019! EDITED by AC

11 Nov
Zara Board wins for lost little sister Anita

Tommy Turic, Zara Board and their families and crews . Image: Automotive Event Images. AMAZING VICTORY HONOURS ANITA BOARD Perth’s Zara Board has taken the Summit Racing Equipment Junior Dragster victory at South Coast Raceway yesterday in Portland, Victoria on the eve of  the first anniversary of her little sister’s passing. Eight–year–old Anita Board passed away…

31 Oct
Portland Drags Coming Up

Jason Arbery in action at the Sunset Strip Nats. Image: Automotive Event Images. If Victorian Jason Arbery can race to the Top Sportsman finals at South Coast Raceway’s South Coast Nationals event next weekend (November 10 and 11), it will make six straight finals’ appearances for the reigning champion and John Storm Memorial Award holder….

24 Sep
Mildura’s Sunset Strip Nats Huge Success

STUNNING SUNSET STRIP NATS STORMS TO A CLOSE 23 September, 2018 Above, Alex Panagiotidis in action. All images: Automotive Event Images. Racers have heralded round three of the 18/19 Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series, the Sunset Strip Nationals, a huge success at the weekend following its conclusion in Mildura. Particularly pleased with the weekend were…

22 Oct
AN AMAZING EVENT for AMAZING PEOPLE

Barbagallo Raceway – Sunday, December 16 And it’s all FREE! Drift-Ability is a community event for young adults with a disability/special needs, aged 16-25,  to allow them to experience the extraordinary thrill of what it’s like to ride in a drift car. If you know anyone up for the challenge of joining a talented team…

17 Sep
Drifting – Feet Only!

Never been to a drift event? Then THIS is one to be at. FREE entry for WASCC Members! ⚡️Driftwest’s Biggest Event⚡️ ?BATTLEFEST 24/25 NOV?⚡️Multiple Main Track Layouts⚡️?DRIFT GAMES ?DRIFTKHANA?⚡️BIG ENTRY COMP #BATTLEFEST2018⚡️https://www.facebook.com/events/665147787174105/?ti=icl Posted by DriftWest on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 If you love Drifting, watch this one! Thanks to Sebastian Chambers for the tip! EDITED…

12 Jan
Always Entertaining

Image: LADY ASH Barbagallo Raceway Rocks!     THE FIRST SATURDAY DRIFT PRACTICE FOR 2018 All drifting madness on the huge main track of Barbagallo Raceway! The infield will also be open for trainees with custom layouts. The best of both worlds in one night! GET ALL YOUR PRACTICE IN BEFORE THE OUTLAW SERIES, SUNDAY…

13 Feb
Daniel Ric’s well suited for Renault RS 19

Renault’s RS19 livery looks pretty good, Daniel Ricciardo and Nico Hulkenberg are classy drivers, so let’s see what Formula 1 has to offer in 2019! EDITED by AC

25 Dec
London Mayor reckons London F1 Street Race a chance

AUSTRALIA’s F1 Grand Prix was one of seven races which attracted more than 200,000 fans in 2018, official attendance figures released this week by Formula 1 show. They included Great Britain, Mexico, USA, Singapore, Belgium and Hungary.    The British Grand Prix, which currently is under threat after 2019, had the highest attendance of any race…

12 Dec
The way Formula One used to sound!

And the way it ought to sound in 2019 and beyond! The extraordinary sound of finely tuned racing engine. Thanks to my mate Professor Michael Henderson, a handy racer himself!    Click on the link below. And ENJOY. https://www.facebook.com/468294129860351/videos/851252145217170/?t=63 Ferrari 412T1, beautiful sound!!!!!!!, test at Fiorano 1994 Nicola Larini and Jean Alesi. enjoy!!!!!!! Ferrari 412T1,…

16 Feb
Northam’s Festival of Motorsport is Back in ’19!

NORTHERN FLYING 50 SCHEDULED APRIL 6- 7   Don’t miss the Vintage Sports Car Club of WA’s tribute to our motor racing history.  Entry forms and sup regs are available on the VSCC website (below) this weekend, so make sure you get your entry in ASAP. And remember, this is great practice for the Albany…

25 May
Albany Ready to Rock!

Image: TRACKSNAP PHOTOGRAPHY “Around the Houses” Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd June 2018 Make sure you click on links below: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php? For entrant applications see VSCCWA Website. O.r click for entry form, Albany sup regs, Hillclimb sup regs. For past results visit Natsoft Website    For Festival enquiries see Facebook.  Or contact Vicki on 0417 269 477 or vicki@albanyclassic.com For 2018 Exhibitor Form…

19 Apr
Drifting, Burnout Comp, Drags Demo, Car Show

  The 2018 Wanneroo 300 Enduro will highlight the action-packed Perth Motorsport Festival at Barbagallo Raceway on Sunday,  December 9. A powerhouse programme features Drift cars, Burnout comp – with Burnout and Drag demos down the Main Straight – Car shows, heaps of activities for the kids – including bouncy castles and face painting.   And…

17 Oct
Supercars’ Todd Kelly does Superboats

BEHIND THE WHEEL OF 222 OFFSHORE Nissan Motorsport Team owner Todd Kelly swaps the track for the water next week when he takes the wheel of the Class One Superboat, 222 Offshore. Powered by twin 750HP engines, the 12m Offshore Powerboat hits the water in the last round of the Australian Offshore Superboat Championships in Hervey Bay,…

15 Feb
Brilliant JetSprint action

Round 7 Racing February 17 4pm-9pm GRANT LAUTERBACH is a savvy Perth businessman – www.carstereo.com.au – and an ultra-classy lensman.   Check out his extraordinary skills in this incredible action from the West Coast JetSprint championships at Baldivis Jet Sprint Park. www.jetsprintwa.com.au/ Now watch it in REAL TIME!   For Upcoming Events, check out  http://localhost/2018/wp_adrian/events/ EDITED by AC…

11 Feb
JetSprints Cancelled Feb 11 – Foul Weather Takes its Toll on WA Sporting Events

February 11 event CANCELLED Image: GRANT LAUTERBACH Click on jetsprintwa

07 Apr
RIP Kyle Adkins

KYLE ADKINS, far right, in his younger days. Image: Courtesy FRANK VIOLA. FRANK VIOLA from Karting Western Australia reports on the passing of a legend. “WORD CAME ACROSS today this morning of the passing of Kyle Adkins. The legendary karter went in his sleep, confirmed by his son Brandon Adkins. Kyle recently had heart surgery,…

25 Mar
Well Done, Sam Dicker!

Image: GREG DICKER, flatout karts Greg Dicker 8 hrs View on Instagram COULDN’T BE MORE PROUD OF SAM, qualifying P1 in tag light by .5 and P2 in KZ. Very strong showing from flatout drivers, pole in several classes. — at Midwest Kart Club. EDITED by AC.

25 Mar
Well Done, Sam Dicker!

Image: GREG DICKER, flatout karts Greg Dicker 8 hrs View on Instagram COULDN’T BE MORE PROUD OF SAM, qualifying P1 in tag light by .5 and P2 in KZ. Very strong showing from flatout drivers, pole in several classes. — at Midwest Kart Club. EDITED by AC.

17 Sep
Off-Road Racing is excitement plus!

We’re seriously into Off-Road excitement. Hope you are too, so check this out: www.downanddirtyshow.com   EDITED by AC (Let me know what you think). sebi@bigpond.net.au

12 Jun
WA Results from Finke Desert Race

The 2017 Finke Desert Rally featured 138 entrants in the Car and Buggy division.    WA was well represented and, like plenty of others racers, many entrants had DNFs.  Those West Aussies who did finish had the following overall results: Of the 19 starters in the Extreme 2WD division (highly modified) 1st    OBR BEAU…

10 Jun
The Finke’s on This Weekend

Images:  Tatts Finke Desert Race. West Aussies Show the Way!    WA’s Travis Robinson and his co-driver Trent Anthony (above) have blitzed the 130 strong car field in the Prologue to decide the start order for this weekend’s 2017 Tatts Finke Desert Race. Robinson took ‘pole’, powering his #13 Jimco OBR Nissan 3500cc  to a remarkable time of…

16 Jan
RallyWA: 2018 Presentation Dinner

Your votes are in and counting is underway as the WA Rally Advisory Panel tallies the numbers for the 2018 Awards for the sport’s deserving Officials.  With the ’18 season done and dusted (albeit a little shorter than planned, but hey, burnoffs take priority), the annual Presentation Dinner is just around the corner.   Check with…

18 Nov
Eli Evans, Ben Searcy take Australian Rally Championship

Ben Searcy and Eli Evans, 2018 ARC Champions. Image: Wishart Media. Finn Jari-Matti Latvala has won a dramatic Rally Australia this weekend, around the Coffs Coast in northern New South Wales.    The victory was his first of the FIA World Rally Championship season. And my mate Sébastien Ogier, the French superstar (pictured right), has won a remarkable…

17 Nov
Senna: As You’ve Never Seen Him Before

From: PIRELLI.COM https://racingspot.pirelli.com Think you know all about Ayrton Senna?  Well, here are some cars perhaps you never knew he drove. From asphalt to gravel Get to the Brazilian Grand Prix, and there’s one name that comes instantly to mind: Senna.    Ayrton will be forever associated with Formula 1 in its golden era, but…

10 Sep
Brooke Tatnell wins in USA

Nice to see Aussie Brooke Tatnell (pictured below) at last win a BIG race!  Congrats to Rico on his GOLD CUP victory, that little race track has provided some great races over the years.  I won my last WoO main event there in 1983 at the prelim for the GOLD CUP, a lifetime ago…” Shane ‘KIT‘ Carson <THE OKLAHOMA SPEED ACE> …

28 Jun
Keith “Super” Mann Gets Gong

KEITH MANN with Speedway Australia board member GAVIN MIGRO. Image: Matthew Paul Photography Speedway Australia 2018 Hall of Fame Inductee, KEITH MANN. “An Australian Championship at Speedway Park, South Australia, another at Avalon Speedway, Victoria in 1982, then a third title at Northline Speedway, Darwin in 1984, makes Keith Mann a very special West Australian driver. …

07 Jun
Ash and Sprintcars at Ellenbrook, WA

Ready for Fun in the Mud? Come and Join Us on June 24! “SUPER EXCITED to announce we’re racing a Sprintcar in the Winter Series at Ellenbrook Speedway.    The series is designed for newcomers – perfect for us,  as it’s  our first Sprintcar meeting.    Over the past 4 months Matt, Timothy, Kyle, Colin,…

11 Feb
Shell V-Power Racing sticks with Winning Formula

 Images: DJR Penske.   The familiar livery of the Shell V-Power Racing Team has its Ford Mustangs ready to rock for the 2019 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship season.  Reigning Supercars champ Scott McLaughlin‘s #17 ride is brand spanking new, while team-mate Fabian Coulthard‘s has a remodelled chassis. McLaughlin has opted to feature ’s  Dick Johnson’s…

10 Feb
Tickford Unwraps its 2019 Mustang Supercar

Images: Tickford Racing Ford Mustang in full Monster Energy Race Livery   No question the Tickford Racing Mustang looks a heck of lot more presentable in its newly- inked Monster Energy party dress, released today. After the veritable bollocking the rocket copped last week on social media on its debut showing, it’ll be interesting to…

08 Feb
A serious Supercars weapon!

Images: Irwin Racing If looks are paramount, this has the hallmark of a serious Supercars weapon!   MARK WINTERBOTTOM‘s #18 Irwin Racing ZB Commodore looks primed for this year’s Virgin Australia Supercars Championship. “I love the livery!   It’s great to see a good-looking car full of great sponsors that has a lot of credibility on it…

16 Feb
Happy 40th Birthday Valentino Rossi!

Images: motogp.com Can The Doctor Still Match The Best? Valento Rossi v. Casey Stoner, Laguna Seca 2008. Nine-time world champion Valentino Rossi celebrates his 40th birthday today and we wish The Doctor a safe and successful journey during the coming season. Valentino’s Dad Graziano, pictured above, reckons his pride and joy has the capabilities to…

18 Jan
Toby Price – Australian Motorsport Legend!

TOBY PRICE has achieved legendary status, twice winning one of the toughest motorsport events the planet has to offer. WELL DONE THAT MAN! EDITED by AC

22 Dec
Chicane at Turn 3 for Barbagallo Bikes

Above: Core-Drilling at Barbagallo. Image: TIM RILEY A 70 plus metre chicane at Turn three will greet riders on the return to Barbagallo Raceway of motorbike racing activity in 2019. The first resurface since 2004 of the 2.41km circuit, Western Australia’s premier motor racing venue, currently is underway and scheduled for completion end of January.  The…

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