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October 23, 2018
Support Your Club

Check out the Motorcycle Racing Club of Western Australia Membership offer: https://mcrcwa.com.au/cms/index.php/join/2018-membership-form?fbclid=IwAR1SgARQq6qThCRINlutQx3R5jCdD1tS24r3x3pwu7IUWxrq_zatAen0TDA EDITED by AC

October 22, 2018
KYM ILLMAN DOES DALLAS

  Those delightful Dallas Cowgirls are featured above by gun Aussie Formula One lensman Kym Illman (below) from Perth, whose stunning images we’ve been fortunate enough to enjoy here throughout the F1 season.  Kym was well rugged up for the unseasonal wintry weather on Friday October 19, 2018, in the lovely ladies’ hometown. Image: Jerry Andre….

October 22, 2018
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…

October 6, 2018
Dubious Motorsport Strategy – Part 2

Image: Grant Lauterbach. Members of the WA Sporting Car Club can expect a further voluminous Briefing Note this week about the government’s WA Motorsport Strategy. The strategy document, I’m informed, has cost the taxpayer at least $250,000.   In all, the continued attack on the sport (because it sure smells like an attack to me) has…

September 27, 2018
WA Govt’s Motorsport Strategy – SERIOUS DOUBTS

SERIOUS DOUBTS ABOUT GOVERNMENT’S PLANS OVER FUTURE OF MOTORSPORT IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA. All 1500 Members of the WA Sporting Car Club should now have access to a comprehensive Briefing Note from their Management Committee explaining circumstances surrounding the State Government’s draft WA Motorsport Strategy. The document you are receiving provides vital information regarding that Strategy,…

September 26, 2018
Season’s best for Aidan Read in Blancpain GT Series Asia

The Shanghai round of the Blancpain GT Series Asia proved to be a turning point. The Porsche 911, Craft Bamboo and drivers combined to deliver a competitive package and a season best fifth place for Aidan Read and co-driver Darryl O’Young. Aidan is no stranger to the Shanghai Formula 1 venue, having enjoyed success in…

September 24, 2018
Jack Mitchell New British GT4 Champion

Century’s Mitchell survives scare to seal GT4 crown as Hutchison/Mckay claim maiden win at #DoningtonDecider Jack Mitchell is the 2018 British GT4 champion following a drama-filled season finale this weekend at Donington Park where Finlay Hutchison and Dan Mckay claimed their maiden class victory aboard Equipe Verschuur’s McLaren.    The Pro/Am title was also decided…

September 12, 2018
NÜRBURGRING HOSTS GT4 EUROPEAN SERIES FINALE

GT4 EUROPEAN SERIES SET FOR EXCITING NÜRBURGRING FINALE This weekend, the twisty and undulating 5.148 km Nürburgring will stage the sixth race weekend of the 2018 GT4 European Series. The concluding round brings the curtain down on an action-packed season that has seen a record number of entries taking part in the championship. With the…

September 11, 2018
Kimi heads to Back to the Future

    After eight seasons with Ferrari, and having been the last man to claim a drivers’ title for the Scuderia, it’s been confirmed that Kimi Raikkonen will not be wearing red for the 2019 Formula 1 season, instead returning to the Sauber team that gave him his F1 debut back in 2001. Announcing the…

September 11, 2018
Will Singapore Sing for Daniel?

WITH FORMULA ONE IN SINGAPORE this weekend, Daniel Ricciardo will have one eye on next year’s Renault teammate Nico Hulkenberg. Both the French marque boss Cyril Abiteboul and Red Bull head honcho Christian Horner reckon their charges have decent chances under lights, around the steamy Asian island streets.  Jerome Stoll, president of Renault Sport Racing,…