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Oldfield Claims Ray Tulk #5!

Oct 11, 2020

In what was the perfect way to start his Championship defence, Warren Oldfield has tonight claimed the annual Ray Tulk Memorial feature at Ellenbrook Speedway! The event, which doubled as round one of the 2020/21 BGC Pro Dirt Series, marked Warren’s fifth win in the event in the last ten years. It was a great…

Good field to start the Season!

Oct 8, 2020

This weekend at Ellenbrook Speedway the 2020/21 BGC Pro Dirt Series for Late Models officially kicks off and with seventeen nominations received, it should be a cracker way to start the season. The event, which doubles as the thirteenth annual Ray Tulk Memorial, has seen all the stars and their cars nominated, with defending Pro…

BGC to Support the 2020/21 Pro Dirt Series!

Sep 20, 2020

In massive news for Late Models in Western Australia, we are pleased to announce today that manufacturing and construction giant BGC have come on board as the naming rights sponsor for the 2020/21 Late Model Pro Dirt Series! BGC, (formally, Buckeridge Group of Companies) is a family owned group that has grown and diversified greatly…

Calendar Update

Sep 16, 2020

With COVID-19 still having an impact on almost everything around the world, the LMRWA have tonight released an updated calendar for the upcoming 2020/21 season. The season is still scheduled to start in October with the annual Ray Tulk Memorial to be held at Ellenbrook Speedway, then followed a week later by the series making…

Bring on the new Season!

Jul 13, 2020

With COVID-19 bringing a premature end to the 2019/20 summer season and also halting the Winter season temporarily, drivers are chomping at the bit to get back out on track and LMRWA are pleased tonight to be able to reveal what the new season will look like. As has been the case for many years…

Just two nights remain!

Mar 11, 2020

After a few weeks break the Late Models will return to the Perth Motorplex track this Saturday night in the penultimate event of 2019/20 and although the season is winding down, the action is still heating up! A good twenty four cars have nominated for this weekend’s Silver Cup event, with Carbusters Pro Dirt Series…

Vosbergen Back in Victory Lane!

Feb 22, 2020

In what was one of the most dominant nights of his career, Brent Vosbergen has tonight made up for the disappointment of his recent WA Title defence in the best possible way as he raced his way back into victory lane tonight at the Perth Motorplex! Brent, driving his father Craigs #8 machine, was unstoppable…

Only Three Remain!

Feb 19, 2020

The 2019/20 season has been a massive one so far, but with three nights of racing still left on the calendar it is still far from over and with the points battle so tight, it is anyone’s game! Kye Blight has won the last seven feature races in a row here in Western Australia, but…

Blight Closes Season with a Highlight!

Feb 9, 2020

Australian Champion ‘The Highlight’ Kye Blight has bought his season to the best possible conclusion tonight at the Perth Motorplex as he claimed his first WA Late Model Championship to go with the National crown he won just a few weeks ago. The win in the thirty lap feature race did not come easily, but…

Great Field for Title Event

Feb 5, 2020

The 23rd annual WA Late Model Title will be held this weekend at the Perth Motorplex and with a stellar thirty cars nominated, it is anyone’s guess who will claim the WA1. Defending WA champion Brent Vosbergen has been in good form with two wins already this season and after a strong performance in the…

Six on the Trot!

Jan 19, 2020

As has been the case so often in Western Australia in recent weeks, Australian Champion Kye Blight has again raced his way to victory, this time at Albany Speedway, the second night in a row and his sixth win on the trot. In a case of history repeating itself, Blight and State Champion Brent Vosbergen…

Hi Five for Kye Blight!

Jan 19, 2020

Australian Champion Kye Blight has tonight continued his huge run of success, grabbing his fifth feature win in a row, this time at Albany’s Attwell Park Speedway. Blight was simply unstoppable, claiming two heat wins in dominant fashion (making it six heat wins for the season) to set up a pole position start for the…

Blight is the Champion!

Jan 13, 2020

After hardly putting a foot wrong across the two nights of the Australian Late Model Championship, Kye Blight has raced away to record a dominating win and grab that Australia #1. Across the weekend Blight set the quickest time in qualifying, won his opening heat, came third in his second and then led every lap…

Blight and Godsey Win Prelims, Blight Leads Points

Jan 9, 2020

When all was said and done for Night One of the Australian Late Model Championship, it was Kye Blight who topped the points charts after claiming the win in the opening preliminary event, while Joe Godsey, who claimed the second preliminary event, is fourth overall. The Perth Motorplex and the fantastic Late Model drivers combined…

By the Stats!

Dec 27, 2019

As hard as it is to believe, we are now at the halfway point of the 2019/20 Late Model season, with eight of the sixteen rounds of the Carbusters Pro Dirt Series completed, so lets check out some of the stats from the season so far!   Completed events (8 of 16 Pro Dirt Rounds)…