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Here We Come Collie

Jan 16, 2018

After the massive success of last weekend’s Di Candilo Steel City Late Model Nationals, the travelling circus that is the Invasion Tour continues this coming weekend, starting at QUIT Collie Speedway this Friday night. In continuing the trend of our big fields for season 2017/18, we are today proud to reveal that we have a…

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2018 Di Candlio Steel City Late Model Nationals Stats

Jan 15, 2018

Feature Wins: 1 – Jason Fitzgerald, Tyler Erb   Feature Podiums: 2 – Tyler Erb, Kye Blight 1 – Jason Fitzgerald, Paul Stubber   Feature Laps Lead: 40 – Jason Fitzgerald 30 – Tyler Erb   Feature Fastest Lap: 1 – Jason Fitzgerald, Tyler Erb   Heat Wins: 4 – Joe Godsey 2 – Craig…

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Points and Results After Two Rounds

Jan 15, 2018

Official Results (Night One): Qualifying – 2 laps: 1. Jason Fitzgerald 16.215, 2. Kye Blight 16.440, 3. Ryan Fenech 16.817, 4. Lee Watt 16.868, 5. Nuno Mendes 16.869, 6. Brad Blake 16.882, 7. Devin Moran 16.894, 8. Michael Holmes 16.959, 9. Tyler Erb 16.962, 10. Joe Godsey 17.003, 11. Cameron Pearson 17.026, 12. David Doherty…

Erb Wins Round Two

Jan 14, 2018

American Tyler Erb has won the feature race for the second round of the Di Candilo Steel City Nationals tonight at the Perth Motorplex and in the process extended the winless streak of Aussies in the Invasion Tour features. Erb became the fifth American to win a Late Model feature at the Perth Motorplex in…

Fitzgerald Grabs First

Jan 14, 2018

American Jason Fitzgerald has tonight driven nothing less than an epic race to grab the Di Candilo Steel City Late Model Nationals at the Perth Motorplex. Fitzgerald, who earlier set Quicktime to open up the night and recorded second and third placings in his heats, would start out of position two alongside the impressive New…

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A Bit of a Change!

Jan 12, 2018

The weather forecast for this Sunday night is not looking pretty and it is for this reason that this weekends Di Candilo Steel City Late Model Nationals will be undergoing a bit of a format change! “After discussions with the Bureau of Meteorology and the expected forecast of rain on Sunday we have made the…

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We’ve Got You Covered

Jan 12, 2018

The next few weekends are going to be chaotic for everyone involved which certainly adds to the fun of the Di Candilo Steel City Invasion Tour! We would love to see as many of you as possible supporting the series, the division and the tracks at each of the three events across the four nights…

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The Di Candilo Steel City USA vs WA Challenge!

Jan 11, 2018

As if the Di Candilo Late Model Nationals wasn’t enough to satisfy the appetite of any Speedway fan, we are today proud to reveal that there will be a USA vs WA match race held on Sunday night at the Perth Motorplex that is set to further whet the palate of all those in attendance.…

Nationals Format Released!

Jan 11, 2018

This weekend’s Di Candilo Steel City Late Model Nationals is set to be an absolute corker, but one of the questions on many people’s lips is, what will the format be? All thirty eight cars will qualify to open their Nationals campaign, with forty points awarded to the fastest qualifier, with one point increments down…

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…

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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…

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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…