January 11, 2019

There are very few smarter minds in Australian motorsport than Triple Eight Race Engineering’s ROLAND DANE.   So it should surprise no one the team pounced on GARTH TANDER for the 2019 Pirtek Enduro Cup. The three-time Bathurst 1000 winner will partner Shane van Gisbergen in the #97 Red Bull Holden Racing Team Commodore for the Bathurst…

December 22, 2018
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…

December 22, 2018
WASCC President’s Christmas Message

That the City of Wanneroo has granted the WA Sporting Car Club an effective 21-year extension to its existing lease (which was first granted fifty years ago), is a huge vote of confidence in the management of the WA Sporting Car Club and our State’s premier motor racing  circuit.  Members are well aware that recent…

December 17, 2018
Bart Horsten Heads for the bigtime with Arden Racing

The 16-year old Aussie racer graduates into the premier F4 British Championship with series stalwarts Arden, reigning Teams’ Champions, aiming to successfully defend title and add to honours in 2019. Arden today confirmed the Perth youngster as their first signing for the new season. Bart Horsten moves into Britain’s FIA-sanctioned Formula 4 series off the back…

December 17, 2018
Calan’s going places fast

Click on the link below to follow Calan Williams’ progress: -on-course-for-a-huge-career-in-motor-racing-bc-5978539025001?fbclid=IwAR2wXuXfBKX4ACB3eIQ72F_Xw5odqN5eWB39rFVH7pH3xL7_8Icd2G_0p_   EDITED by AC

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…