34 Matt Nylander


NAME                                                                   Matt Nylander

BIRTHDATE                   3rd December 1985 (Aged 34)

RESIDES                                                 Watermans Bay, WA

NICKNAME                                                                          ‘Nyls’

CAR DETAILS                                            2016 Rocket XR1


Started Racing Late Models in - 2003/2004

Why number #34? - In honour of the late great Michael Figliomeni

Favourite Track - Albany Speedway.

Career Highlight - Receiving Drivers Driver in my first season in Late Models, along with the Rookie of the Year and being 3rd overall in the Pro Dirt Series.  Most recently winning a couple of heats and finishing second to the almighty Kye Blight last season at Kalgoorlie.

Most admired competitor - Kye Blight.

Sponsors - Maddington Toyota, Canning Vale Toyota, Goldbuyers Central, Realty Lane, Oldfield Settlements, Pronto Hire, Lances Panel, CTM Recruitment, Daly & Co, Kwik Logistics, Rent WA.


2020/21 Season: Events: 11. Wins: 0. Podiums: 0. Top 5's: 1. Top 10's: 2. Best Finish: 4th. 

2021/22 Plans: To race as much as possibel and to get on the podium as much as possible!