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Godsey Fastest in Practice

Jan 11, 2018

Although he only did one practice and it was the second last one of the night, American Joe Godsey has been good enough to set the fastest lap tonight at the Perth Motorplex. Fifteen of the thirty eight nominated cars for this weekend’s Di Candilo Steel City Late Model Nationals took the chance to practice tonight, with…

Invasion Intricacies

Jan 10, 2018

Hot on the heels of yesterday’s stats release regarding the Perth Motorplex, today we are happy to reveal some more of the stats, this time that relate to the overall running of the USA Invasion Tour! This event, running in forms since 2012, has seen seventeen feature races held across that time. Interestingly (for American…

Terbo to Australia

Jan 9, 2018

New Wavery, Texas young gun Tyler Erb is ready to make his first ever appearance to the Land Down under when he hops on board the HDD Racing Rocket XR1 Chassis supplied by the Pearson Family from Victoria for this years Di Candilo Steel City USA Invasion tour commencing at the Perth Motorplex for the…

Roth is Ready

Jan 9, 2018

Having five Americans in Western Australia for the Late Model Invasion Tour is a mouthwatering prospect, set to add some spice to an already delicious concoction of ingredients assembled to put on a show. However, the story of how this came about can be a long one, with a lot of work done by a…


Pancho’s Pole Position Award Popular

Jan 9, 2018

So far this season across the seven rounds of the XLI Pro Dirt Series, there have been six drivers who have claimed the pole position start for the feature races, with Ryan Halliday, claiming it twice while Jay Cardy, Brad Blake, Paul Stubber, Warren Oldfield and Kye Blight have each claimed it once. Every time…


Contingencies Galore

Jan 9, 2018

Hot on the heels of the earlier announcements of the continuation of the contingency awards, the LMRWA are pleased to revel that the Cardy Racing Components 8th place Award and the APM Roofing Quicktime Award will both continue throughout the Invasion Tour and beyond. So far this season five drivers have claimed the Cardy Racing…

Interstate Invaders

Jan 9, 2018

The Di Candilo Steel City USA Invasion tour is mere days away and although there is a lot of hype surrounding the five visiting American drivers, there are also four interstate competitors who are travelling across the Nullabor to be here on the West Coast and they certainly aren’t doing that just to make up…

What a Field for the Nationals

Jan 4, 2018

Although the event is still nine days away, excitement is about to hit fever pitch as we tonight reveal the thirty eight, yes thirty eight, competitors, who have nominated for the Di Candilo Steel City Late Model Nationals to be held at the Perth Motorplex across two nights, Saturday the 13th and Sunday the 14th…

Blast from the Past: 2017 USA Invasion Tour

Dec 29, 2017

With the Boxing Day Bonanza now in the books for the XLI Late Model Pro Dirt Series, teams and drivers attention now turns to the Di Candilo Steel City USA Invasion tour set to commence on the high banks of the Perth Motorplex with the Di Candilo Steel City Late Model Nationals on January 13…


Stats After Round Seven

Dec 27, 2017

Feature Wins: 3 – Ryan Halliday 1 – Brad Blake, Warren Oldfield, Kye Blight   Feature Podiums: 4 – Ryan Halliday 3 – Warren Oldfield, Brad Blake 2 – Jay Cardy, Matt Goodlad 1 – Brent Vosbergen, Michael Holmes, Kye Blight, Craig Vosbergen   Feature Laps Lead: 72 – Ryan Halliday 30 – Kye Blight…


Round Seven Results and Points

Dec 27, 2017

Contingency Awards Pancho’s Pole Position – Kye Blight  DTN Hard Charger – Brad Blake APM Roofing Quicktime – 16.123 Ryan Halliday CTM Recruitment All Star Award – Veronica McCann Cardy Racing Components 8th Place – Veronica McCann Official Results Heat One – 8 laps: 1. Ryan Halliday, 2. Kye Blight, 3. Daniel Ameduri, 4. Michael…

What a Return

Dec 27, 2017

In what was just his first race of the season, and driving a brand new engine and chassis package, Kye Blight has stormed his way to victory tonight at the Perth Motorplex, leading every circulation of the thirty lap feature to claim round seven of the XLI Pro Dirt Series. Courtesy of a win and…

In His Blood

Dec 22, 2017

Joe Godsey was quite simply born to race. The grandson of the legendary competitor Ray Godsey Snr and son of Ray Godsey, the name Godsey name has been synonymous with winning in race cars for many decades. Joe’s grandfather, Ray Godsey Snr began his racing career in the 1960s and is a member of the…

It’s a Boxing Day Bonanza!

Dec 22, 2017

The Christmas period is well and truly upon us, but right now the biggest news is that there are twenty nine of the awesome Late Models nominated for a massive Boxing Day Showdown at the Perth Motorplex! Yes, that’s right, twenty nine cars have nominated for action, including a number of returning stars and even…

The Best is Yet to Come

Dec 22, 2017

It has already been a massive season for Late Models in Western Australia and it is only going to get better as we enter into a massive period of big and prestigious races. With six rounds of the XLI Pro Dirt Series already in the books, the Late Models have consistently, night in, night out,…