Off the back of a pleasing 2018 season campaign in the Northern Territory, Darwin’s Chace Karpenko has once again travelled south to compete for the third occasion in recent seasons in an effort to gain more track time and experience.
This Saturday night's Brian Healey Cup sees a stout 46-car field with entrants across a wide variety of States and Territories.
After what has been the most upsetting off season in the teams brief history, with the sad loss of their team driver Jason Johnson, Diamond Bay Motorsport has released a racing schedule along with and most importantly, their much anticipated driver replacement for season 18/19.
Round two of the 2018-2019 Eureka Garages & Sheds Sprintcar Series heads to Heartland Raceway this weekend with another strong field of entries including three Eureka Series Champions, Rusty Hickman, Brett Milburn and Matthew Reed then add in three of the Stars from the 2018 Premier Speedway Grand Annual Classic, Peter Doukas, Grant Anderson and the 2018 Classic Champion Corey McCullagh, these drivers are all class acts and all of them are more that capable of taking the round win.
With on-line ticket sales set to commence from October 22, interest in the 2019 South West Conveyancing Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic is continuing to build, with not only the punters showing plenty of interest!
Warrnambool based Equipment Hire Company – Hire Australia have become the the 2018-19 winners of the Premier Speedway Premier Club following the Club’s annual Season’s Launch and Premier Club dinner last Friday evening.
Luke Dillon debuted his brand-new race car in style last night (October 13) at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway as he became the first three-time winner of the prestigious Bill Wigzell Battle of the Bridge. After starting on the outside of the front row Dillon raced past early pace setter Chace Karpenko on lap 5 and from that point he drove a smart race on the bottom groove to put his name into the record books as the winner of the 100th Ultimate Sprintcar Championship A-Main.
The opening round of the 2018-2019 Eureka Garages and Sheds Sprintcar Series at Avalon raceway was had plenty of highs and lows during the night with the forty four drivers in attendance but it was Darren Mollenoyux that was in good form all night to take a well deserved Feature race win from James McFadden and Corey McCullagh in front of a very healthy crowd.
SHAUN Bradford had one of the best strike rates going when he fronted for a sprintcar round in the 2017-18 season, something he hopes to continue when the new season starts at the Perth Motorplex on Saturday, October 27.
Expect something different from the Cowara/Jak Civil #41 Sprintcar team during the upcoming 2018-19 racing season.
Brenten Farrer will begin his 2018/19 season campaign this Saturday night (October 13) at the Avalon Raceway as he contests the opening round of the Eureka Garages & Sheds Sprintcar Series in his #V34 Frijtek Maxim. Over the past couple of season’s Brenten has concentrated his racing efforts in the 360ci division, where he captured a 360ci Allstars Series Championship, but this season his focus will be the 410ci class, with only a select number of events scheduled for the smaller capacity division.
Youngster Rusty Hickman is set to step it up in the 2018-19 season, with the youngster currently preparing for his maiden season on the road as a World Series Sprintcars Championship contracted driver.
After a long off season, the first Sprintcar race of the 2018/19 Murray Machining and Sheds Speedway season will take place this Saturday night with the Annual Bill Wigzell Battle of the Bridge. For several years now the “Wigzell Race”, that honours former Australian and Classic Champion Bill Wigzell OAM, has become the traditional South Australian Sprintcar season opener and this year it will double as Round 1 of the Shadetec Ultimate Sprintcar Championship SA.
The opening round of the East Coast Logistics Sprintcar Track Championship at Ausdeck Patios Archerfield Speedway on September 22 saw Gold Coast young gun Lachlan McHugh outpace 30+ rivals to emerge triumphant in the 30-lap feature race. This Saturday night (October 13), McHugh faces off against an even stronger field in his bid score back-to-back wins in Queenslands premier Sprintcar competition. Leading the list of challengers is former track champion and crowd favourite Luke Oldfield, who missed the opening round and is a welcome addition to a field that boasts 34 drivers from three states. Also featuring as part of a huge program are Super Sedans, Wingless Sprints, Formula 500s and Compact Speedcars
The Victorian season opener for the Sprintcars will be round one of the 2018-2019 Eureka Garages & Sheds Sprintcar Series at Avalon this Saturday night with one of the best fields of drivers assemble for a season opener, multiple Eureka Series Champions, Australian and World Series Champions and a host of State championship drivers are nominated.
Saturday November 3 will kick off the season for the Mainline DynoLog Dynamometers All Star Series and what a way to start the season with the 3rd running of the Col Beasley Classic incorporated with RD 1.
Mainline DynoLog Dynamometers All Stars Series are very pleased to welcome Velocita Safety Australia back on board for the oncoming season.
The 2019 South West Conveyancing Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic entry forms may have only just become available to potential participants, but it hasn’t stopped two of 2018’s A-Main qualifiers from nominating nice and early.
Michael Gee is the next QLD Speedway legend to be honored by the Ultimate Sprintcar Championship at Hi-Tec Oils Toowoomba Speedway this Saturday night – October 6.
Speedway roars back into life at the Perth Motorplex on Saturday, October 27 for the first round of the WA-based sprintcar series.