January 29, 2017
WA Drivers to Watch in this Weekend’s Bathurst 12H

West Aussie Michael Caruso campaigns the #23 Nissan Motorsport GT-R Nismo GT3. Image: Nissan Motorsport.   The LIQUI-MOLY BATHURST 12-HOUR – Australia’s international endurance race – gets underway Friday, around the world-renowned 6.213km Mt Panorama circuit. The event is fast developing a lofty reputation that has it compared to the iconic 24Hs of Spa Francorchamps and…

January 23, 2017
The NIGHTMASTERS: Just a Bunch More Sleeps to Go

AHHH! The NIGHTMASTERS … Traditionally, it has been a great day/night entertainment package to herald the new motor racing season, highlighted by the Virgin Australia Supercars at Barbagallo Raceway May 5-7. The NightMasters has all the ingredients to be a truly great event. I don’t believe it has ever reached its true potential. I shall…

January 22, 2017
Jan 22 – Great Day Out at DIANELLA PLAZA

This little guy will have a memory to cherish forever! Image: WASCC.   ROB JANNEY, longtime WA Sporting Car Club stalwart and former President, reckons it was a great day  out at Dianella Plaza. “A good turn out of people and huge thanks to those who provided their cars for the event. “Hopefully we can…

January 15, 2017
Jan 16 – Three Generations of a WA Motorsport Dynasty

  The Racing Mitchells – Chris, left, Rob and patriarch Noel. Image: ROB HAGARTY.   A BLAST FROM THE PAST   NOEL MITCHELL is a true legend of motorsport in Western Australia. And one of the most knowledgeable and nicest guys it’s been my pleasure to have worked alongside. When I was involved with the…

January 13, 2017
Jan 13 – Clarification of the Barbagallo Raceway Short Circuit for 2017

THIS is REALLY WHAT’S HAPPENING with the SHORT CIRCUIT in 2017   “THE QUESTION keeps coming up about the Barbagallo Raceway Short Track. “In 2017 the situation is that only CAMS circuit racing will cease on the Short Track. “All other activities, such as Practice, Sprints, Drifting etc will continue just the same as during 2016….

January 13, 2017
Jan 13 – Support Race Car Display at Dianella Plaza January 21!

A PLEA FOR SUPPORT “PEOPLE tell me Barbagallo Raceway is one of Perth’s best kept secrets. The amount of peeps that don’t know we are here is astounding! “We all want more spectators, sponsors and volunteers. We whinge about it constantly – on websites, blogs and in our own Clubhouse. “Guess what? If the people…

January 13, 2017
Jan 13 – Carrera Cup Introduces 2017 Endurance Cup

  PORSCHE CONFIRMS MORE RACE LAPS at PREMIUM EVENTS      PORSCHE CARRERA CUP AUSTRALIA drivers have a long-distance fight on their hands in the battle for the 2017 Endurance Cup. The initiative sees the Carrera Cup championship complete one longer distance race and two regular sprint races, at three of the season’s marquee events…

January 3, 2017
Nitro, Nitro and more Nitro at Motorplex Saturday

It’s Nitro, Nitro and more Nitro at one of the greatest drag racing shows on the planet hits Perth this Saturday, January 7 as the Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Cars circus rolls back into Western Australia. The semitrailer convoy is en route to Perth Motorplex to deliver a smorgasbord of Outlaw Nitro Funny Cars and Wheelstanders,…

December 22, 2016
Daniel Ricciardo Reaffirms Red Bull Gig

  NOW this really is the best news I’ve heard about dashing Daniel Ricciardo for some time. There was never any doubt that the Perth superstar would stay loyal to his gun team – and true to those ironclad contractual commitments that have served and nurtured the young Aussie so well during these past years. Red…