The final pre-Christmas meeting hits the Murray Machining and Sheds Speedway this Saturday night (December 15) with the Formula 500 King of the Bridge and Round 2 of the Wingless Sprint State Series being the main attractions. Both main events have attracted their respective National Champions with Queensland based Liam Williams (Formula’s) and Joel Chadwick (Wingless) leading extremely competitive fields in both classes.
On a day that saw Murray Bridge experience a day of wild weather it was Matt Egel who produced his own extreme weather pattern as he blew by Robbie Farr with a last lap pass to add his name to the list of Ultimate Sprintcar Championship SA main event winners. After starting from position 8 Egel was running fourth with four laps remaining but a late charge saw Egel take the win in what will go down into the history as one of the most memorable Sprintcar races in the venue’s history.
The Murray Valley Standard newspaper is the official naming rights sponsor of the Ultimate Pink Night event at Murray Machining & Sheds Speedway on Saturday night, December 1.
Last Saturday night saw one of the best overall events ever staged at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway with round 3 of the Hi-Tec Oils Ultimate Speedway Challenge. With high quality fields in all three divisions the racing on track was intense and at the end of the night it was an interstate sweep of the main events. Max Johnston was outstanding as he won his first career Sprintcar main event, Adam Clarke secured his second Challenge round with victory in the Speedcars while Robbie Farr created history as he won yet another main event, this time in a Late Model.
A new event to the South Australian Speedway calendar will be conducted this Saturday night at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway with the first of two local rounds of the 2018/19 Hi-Tec Oils Ultimate Speedway Challenge. The revolutionary concept will see some of the best Sprintcar, Speedcar and Late Model drivers Australia has to offer with big fields in all three categories featuring several Australian and State Champions.
Geelong racer Michael Tancredi used a bit of local knowledge to charge to a memorable win during round 2 of the Mainline Dyno log Dynamometers Allstar Sprintcar Series at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway. After missing the top 6 pole shuffle and starting from position 8 Tancredi was superb in the tough track conditions as he cranked the top wing back and rolled around the bottom storming to the front to edge out early race leader Mark Caruso and round 1 winner Dan Evans.
The first of two visits to the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway for the Victorian based Australian 360ci Sprintcar Allstars Series will take place this weekend with Round 2 of the Mainline Dynalog Dynamometers supported series. The series kicked off with an action-packed opener last Saturday night in Mildura with Renmark local Dan Evans taking the win and he will be hoping to repeat his performance, but he will have a strong field of over 20 drivers to contend with in order to chalk up back to back wins.
Gold Coast racer Lachlan McHugh is the first official nomination for the third annual “Ultimate Pink Night” at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway on December 1, 2018. The night, which supports the National Breast Cancer Foundation and gives ALL Women Free General Admission entry, will double as Round 3 of the Shadetec Ultimate Sprintcar Championship SA and it will be the final Sprintcar hit out at the venue prior to the World Series Sprintcars round on Boxing Day.
The first of the Sportsman Meetings for the new season was conducted last night (October 20) at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway with some competitive racing from all the classes on the program. With Wingless Sprints, Formula 500’s, Street Stocks, Junior Sedans and Classic Speedway Demonstrations on the program there was plenty of on track action for all dirt track fans.
Speedway action continues this Saturday night at the Murray Machining & Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway this weekend (October 20) with the first Sportsman Meeting of the season. The event will feature a wide variety of race cars ranging from the open wheeled Wingless Sprints to the up and coming stars in the Junior Sedans. In addition to the current day race cars the night will also include an opportunity to reminisce as the Classic vehicles of years gone by will take to the 360 metre in a series of Spirited Demonstrations.
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.
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.
Speedway karts will race in several shared Sundays at Murray Machining & Sheds Speedway this season.
The South Australian Speedway season opened on Sunday night at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway with Matthew Kennedy and Angelo Karoussis staring at the Moore Mechanical / Zambrero supported event. Considering it was the first event of the new season there was some extremely competitive racing in all classes with the entertaining night being capped off with a crowd-pleasing U-Pull-It Demolition Derby.
Speedway is back this Sunday night (September 30) at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway as the venue kicks off it’s 60th Anniversary Season with an all sections season opener that will proudly be supported local business Moore Mechanical. With six racing categories on the program the pits will be jammed with over 70 of the best local Speedway competitors and with the night to be concluded with a massive U-Pull-It Demolition Derby the season opener will feature something for all motorsport enthusiasts.
The first and only pre-season practice session of the season at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway is only weeks away with the practice day set for Saturday September 15. The practice will be held between 2pm & 7pm and it will be followed by an entertaining evening of “Bogan Bingo” in the Ross Wright Function Centre. Gates into the venue will open at 12pm and the practice will be open to all sections that are on the 2018/19 season calendar.
Proud Murray Bridge company Moore Plant Hire is the naming rights sponsor for the first night of the new season at Murray Machining & Sheds Speedway.
The Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway season came to a chaotic close in front of a huge crowd on Saturday night as the MJS Street Stock Series and the World Record Demolition Derby Attempt were the feature events.
Race fans will have their final opportunity to get a dose of dirt track action at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway this Saturday night (April 21) as the venue hosts it’s last meeting of the 2017/18 season. The season finale promises to be a great family night out with the World Record Demolition Derby Attempt along with the Grand Final of the MJS Street Stock Series and Wingless Sprints being the main events.
The Management of the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway sadly regrets to inform you that the Ulitimate Sprintcar Championship SA Grand Final that was programmed for tonight has been cancelled due to inclement weather.