December 12, 2018
Street Cars Wrap for 2018

My best wishes to all those involved with the SCRAWA for a great racing spectacle during 2018.  With special thanks to Kelly Maloney.   Enjoy your Christmas season and may I wish one and all a healthy, safe and successful 2019. Street Car Association of WA _ December 2018 Newsletter EDITED by AC

December 12, 2018
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. Ferrari 412T1, beautiful sound!!!!!!!, test at Fiorano 1994 Nicola Larini and Jean Alesi. enjoy!!!!!!! Ferrari 412T1,…

December 12, 2018

Images: CASTROL TOYOTA RACING NZ Warming Up for his 2019 European challenge Perth-based Euroformula Open Championship racer Calan Williams continues his eye-catching rise through the junior formulae by beginning the 2019 season with the Castrol Toyota Racing Series in New Zealand. Calan captured the attention of many in Europe last season, running rounds of the…

November 30, 2018
Bahrain’s the venue for global GT action

FIA GT Nations Cup ready to rock ‘n’ roll The inaugural FIA GT Nations Cup demands centre stage for this weekend’s Bahrain GT Festival, with the hotly anticipated international contest headlining a two-day racing extravaganza. The nation versus nation concept sees 18 countries going head-to-head in an array of stunning GT3 machinery, with the overall…

November 19, 2018
The S5000 – Is this the Aussie IndyCar?

The S5000 single-seater. Image: Australian Racing Group (ARG) This S5000 single-seater hottie debuts this weekend during the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship grand finale Newcastle 500. Legends John Bowe and Greg Murphy will take turns around the 2.6km street circuit in the Onroak-Ligier chassis, powered by a sealed and snarling 5.0 litre, 560hp V8 Ford Coyote Aluminator…

November 19, 2018
Aidan Read to lead driver development programme in Asian Le Mans Series

  Perth Racer to Spearhead Eurasia Motorsport’s Asian Le Mans Series The campaign gets underway with the opening round on 23-25 November at Shanghai International Circuit. Aidan Read competed most recently with Vattana Motorsports in the Thai Super Series where he claimed a double pole positions for the team.   He takes the Pro-seat alongside rookie…

November 17, 2018
Improved Production Racing Winners are Grinners!

Race Report by TIM RILEY, WA Sporting Car Club. WA Wins IPRA Nationals State-of-Origin “The Bend Motorsport Park is really best described as awesome.   That description applies to the Hotel, Race Reception area, Restaurant, and WOW – what a track!    “Eight IPRAWA members made the 5400-km (3360-mile) round-trip from Perth, Western Australia, to Tailem…

November 11, 2018
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…

November 8, 2018
Bikes Back at Barbs in 2019!

AC says: “Well done to all involved. It’s been a long and tiresome journey. Let’s stop bitching and get behind the Return of Bikes, and the Motorbike fraternity, to Barbs in 2019. Cheers.” JOINT MEDIA RELEASE WA SPORTING CAR CLUB INC. and MOTORCYCLING WESTERN AUSTRALIA Following the return of recreational motorcycle activities to Barbagallo Raceway…

November 7, 2018
New Ford Mustang Supercar unveiled

Queensland Raceway Gets first glimpse Next stop: Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit later this week after its private debut at QR, Ipswich, sporting its tasty camouflage livery. It’s all down to the hard yakka of DJR Team Penske’s hot homologation squad during past months, working with in tandem with Tickford Racing and US counterparts Ford…