It’s official, the new owners and management of Valvoline Raceway in Granville (Sydney) are in the office and plans are rapidly underway to get the 2014/2015 season off to a spectacular start.
Management Team Steven Green and Jennifer Henriksen have been preparing for this day behind the scenes for weeks now in preparation for the hand over which now sees Queensland pipeline magnate (
SCW: How did you first get involved in motor sport?
Answer: Through my family my Dad raced
SCW: What has been your greatest achievement in Sprintcar racing?
Answer: Runner up 2013 scott darley 50K , 4 times runner up track championship
SCW: How do you rate the local racing in your state compared to the other states?
Answer: I would say it is the toughest but i think WA and VIC
The current Australian Champion, a host of interstaters and a hot field of locals are primed to battle it out over the biggest week on the Northern Territory 360 Sprintcar calendar, the Top End Challenge, which is to be held over the next two weekends at Darwin’s Northline Speedway.
Starting with the Cadillac Transport supported Darwin Title this Friday and Saturday night, drivers wil
With the grueling schedule World of Outlaw schedule wasting no time following the Knoxville Nationals, Kerry Madsen and his Keneric Racing/American Racing were back in action for three nights last week, and continued to show consistency as the team picked up two Top-10 finishes including a fifth place run at the Junction Motor Speedway.
“It was good to get a couple of Top 10’s last we
Doing a little racing in the Dakota’s over the weekend, Ian Madsen charged from 18th to finish 8th with the World of Outlaws on Friday night, from 18th to finish fourth with the NOSA on Saturday night, and saw a fourth place run at the Huset’s Speedway slip away with a flat tire on Sunday night.
“We had really good speed all week, and with the Knoxville season finale coming up on Satu
Wasting no time returning back to action following the Knoxville Nationals, David Gravel and his Roth Motorsports team were in action for three nights over the last week, and Gravel picked up a hard fought third place finish at the Nodak Speedway on Sunday night.
“Overall it was a pretty good week,” Gravel said. “We had really good speed but one night double file restarts would kill u
MINOT, N.D. — Aug. 17, 2014 — Joey Saldana and Donny Schatz fought a pitched battle through much of the feature Sunday night at the Gerdau Magic City Showdown at Nodak Speedway presented by Schatz Crossroads Truckstop, but it was Schatz who came out on top, scoring his 15th World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series win of the season.
Schatz, a North Dakota native, said it meant a lot to
The Essendon Autogroup Sprintcar team have their equipment packed and ready to venture north for the East Coast Sprintcar Series.
The team loaded the transporter during the week with the required inventory to take them through the 6 night series.
Team principal David Dickson will pilot the transporter leaving Geelong on Monday travelling through to Brisbane where David’s brother An
McKENZIE, TN - During Sprint Car Racing's biggest week, J&J Auto Racing teams continued to lead the way in performance. Donny Schatz helped continue J&J's winning streak at the Knoxville Nationals, extending it to nine consecutive years a J&J Auto Racing car has won the sport's biggest race. Schatz kept up his winning ways following his fourth consecutive Nationals triumph by
MCCOOL JUNCTION, Neb. - Aug. 12, 2014 - Tuesday night at Junction Motor Speedway Donny Schatz proved once again why he is the man to beat in the race for the World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series championship as he notched his 14th win this season.
Schatz, who came into Junction Motor Speedway after his eighth career Knoxville Nationals win just days earlier, has scored wins in five
Xtreme Motorsport drivers Jamie O’Neill and Ben Atkinson dominated last Saturday night’s Darwin 410 Sprintcar Title at Northline Speedway.
The pair delivered a 1-2 result for the team, with O’Neill heading home Atkinson in the 15-lap feature race to claim the Darwin Title.
Starting from pole position in the feature race, O’Neill opted to start from the outside in the NT # 24 Xtreme
The end of James McFadden’s 2014 North America Tour came by way of the Knoxville Nationals, and the end result was not exactly what McFadden and his team had in mind.
“We had an awesome trip together, but it was a little disappointing to end it the way we did,” McFadden said. “I can’t thank the entire JG Racing team for all of their hard work, and all of their efforts.”
Taking to t
Kicking his week off with a big win at the 3rd Capitani Classic, Ian Madsen piloted his KCP Racing throwback car to an 8th place finish from his 15th starting spot in the Saturday night B Main at the Knoxville Nationals.
“It was not the Saturday night we were hoping for, but it was still a decent result,” Madsen said. “The beauty of this race is it comes back next year, so we will be
Kerry Madsen put together a brilliant week competing in the biggest race of the year, as he landed on the podium with a third place finish at the 54th Annual Knoxville Nationals.
“It’s just mind boggling to be up here on the podium of this race,” Madsen said. “These last two months have been awesome, stuff you can’t even dream about, and I am just extremely proud of this team.”
When the checkered flag flew on the 54th Annual FVP Knoxville Nationals Presented By Casey’s General Store, David Gravel crossed the stripe in the 15th spot, marking his career best performance at the season’s biggest race of the year.
“It was great to get locked in on our prelim night, but we were certainly looking for a better result,” Gravel said. “It is a career best for me, and a
KNOXVILLE RACEWAY, Knoxville, IA, August 7, 2014 – After rains washed out Wednesday night at the Knoxville Raceway, the skies finally gave a sigh of relief as Thursday's Lucas Oil Qualifying Night opened up the 54th running of the FVP Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey's General Store with Brian Brown scoring his third victory of the week during Southern Iowa Sprintweek.