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Halliday Back on Top

Oct 30, 2017

Ryan Halliday last night showed all and sundry that he is back and that he means business as he raced his way to a dominant win in the Powerpalooza feature race at the Perth Motorplex. The event, rescheduled to Sunday after a Saturday rainout and doubling as round two of the XLI Pro Dirt Series,…

Big Field for Motorplex Opener

Oct 26, 2017

It’s time for Powerpalooza and the Late Models have responded in kind, with twenty two drivers nominating for the opening Motorplex showdown of the year. In what will also be round two of the XLI Pro Dirt Series, a strong group of some of the best Late Model pilots will fight it out for honours,…

Late Models are 25

Oct 26, 2017

Story by Ken Brown October 25 marks an important anniversary in Speedway racing in Australia. It was on this day 20 years ago that the very first Late Model feature race was held at the Geraldton Speedway in Western Australia. The popular American racing division came “down under” after three well known sedan families –…

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Support Our Sponsors

Oct 25, 2017

Support our Sponsors! On top of today’s earlier announcement regarding the contingency sponsors for the XLI Pro Dirt Series, Late Model Racing Western Australia is now proud to reveal more corporate supporters and companies that have jumped on board to make the 2017/18 season a huge success. Palice Property Group have been involved with Late…

Pavlovich’s Plans

Oct 25, 2017

Chris Pavlovich last season planned a massive season and then succeeded in completing the challenge, racing all over the State and indeed the Nation. “The Southern Haulage team had a big year competing in both Super Sedans and Late Models over three separate series with twenty three shows over eight months,” says Chris. “We committed…

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Welcome to our Contingency Sponsors

Oct 25, 2017

One of the exciting elements to the XLI Pro Dirt Series and the Di Candilo Steel City USA Invasion Tour is the number of sponsors who have come on board to offer their support. Along with our naming rights sponsors, there are also a number of other sponsors who have come on board to offer…

Nylander Not Giving Up

Oct 23, 2017

The name Nylander has been synonymous with the Late Model division since its inception, with Alan the divisions first ever WA Champion. Since then, the flag has passed from Craig and now down to brother’s Matt and David who are doing their best to keep the family traditions alive. Last season was a rough one…

Powell Returns

Oct 23, 2017

After a season off, Willy Powell has returned to the thunder and lightning Late Models and is better prepared that he has ever been for the upcoming season. The team has worked hard in the off season to develop their car, and after a solid run at the Ellenbrook opener, Powell is optimistic about his…

Here Comes Hale

Oct 22, 2017

After a number of seasons racing a Late Model, Jeremy Hale has shown progress and improves with each lap. Unfortunately though, the last few seasons have been tough on the budget family team. “We have had a horrible couple of seasons!” exclaims Jeremy. “We have had engine dramas for a while and then last year…

Another Rookie to do Battle

Oct 22, 2017

One of the most exciting things about this seasons XLI Pro Dirt Series is the number of rookie drivers who are making their way into the Late Model ranks. Aaron Hancock is one of those drivers and with a successful career already in Speedway, he is sure to impress many in a short time. Racing…

Forma-Tel Late Model Winter Series Points

Oct 19, 2017

42 Ken Melvin 590 48 Nathan Callahan 559 96 Clint Marriott 477 58 Lionel Kirkby 436 6 James Batley 348 45 Chris Ferguson 327 24 Mick Clune 262 83 Daniel Ameduri 241 2 Rob Wells 202 75 Mick Comley 177 60 Jayden Meckenstock 172 19 Phil Richards 123 31 Pat Van Barkel 117 106 Aaron…

Development is the Key

Oct 15, 2017

Jai Mazzini is one of the young guns in Late Model racing here in Western Australia. Despite being only early on in his Late Model journey, he has learnt quickly that laps are the key to improving and further development and learning about the car are definitely going to help that along. Last season started…

Vosbergen Dynasty Continues

Oct 15, 2017

The name Vosbergen has been synonymous with speedway racing in Western Australia for many decades now and this season that dynasty is set to continue with both Craig and son Brent set to race once again. Last year the team ran a limited schedule in Australia, with Craig only running the USA Invasion Tour and…

Joss Continues Journey

Oct 15, 2017

As has been well detailed over the last few weeks, there are plenty of people and personalities that make the Late Model division what it is today. Without the combination of drivers that compete around our fine state of Western Australia, Late Models would not be so successful, and that combination ranges right from the…

Moving Through the Ranks

Oct 15, 2017

For long term growth of any division there needs to be a constant stream of newcomers stepping up, ready to have some fun and develop their skills over a period of time. Being a relative newcomer to the thunder and lightning Late Model division, Jason Bond is one of those drivers and he certainly made…