Big year ahead for Speedcars in Australia
2015/16 is shaping as a monster year for Speedcar racing across Australia .A new exciting Series that will dovetail sweetly with the long established Speedcar Super Series as it enters it 11th concessive year of racing
The Pro Speedcar Week is due to have its inaugural meeting at the magic man 34 event in Perth November 7th .The Pro Speedcar Week with its condensed racing schedules provides the ideal situation for teams run a lighting fast schedule of 5 rounds across 2 States, massive exposure with much reduced expenses for the teams .The Pro Speedcar Week will cover tracks in Western Australia and South Australia.
The dates for Rent a Fence Pro Speed car Week are:
Round 1 – Perth Motorplex, WA – Sat. 7th November 2015
Round 2 – Moora Speedway, WA – Sun. 8th November 2015
Round 3 – Kalgoorlie Speedway, WA – Wed. 11th November 2015
Round 4 – Whyalla Speedway, SA – Fri. 13th November 2015
Round 5 (Grand Final) – Murray Bridge, SA –Sat. 14th November 2015
The weeks racing has attracted gold leaf entries with many of Australia’s best pitted against USAC and POWRi drivers from the US .The international drivers contracted to the Pro Speedcar Week are a who’s who USA midget racing .Tyler Thomas, Darren Hagan, Austin Brown. Both Thomas and Hagan are well known to Aussie fans while Austin Brown will be making his first trip to Australia to race .Austin Brown and Darren Hagan both race Boss Chassis cars in the POWRi National Midget Series
Ensuring the Americans will not have an easy introduction to the RENTA-FENCE Pro Speedcar Week are many of our very best who have signed contracted to go head to head with the invading Yanks.The full list as of today of all the contracted drivers for the PWS,
The Rent a fence Pro Speedcar Week contracted drivers Ben Hall , Nathan Smee, Graham Knuckey, Tyler Thomas (USA), Chris Griffiths, Matt Greenwood, Austin Brown (USA), Brad Warwick, Brett Thomas, Lee Redmond, Todd Bennett, Paul Farrell, Dayne Kingshott, Grant Draney, Dave Perry, Darren Hagan (USA), Troy Ware, Domain Ramsay, Kaiden Manders, Joe Lostitch, Todd Waddell, Neville Lance and Nick Rowe
With the Pro Speeedcar Week covering the West and South Australian venues the East Coast of Australia will prepare to host the 5 rounds in Queensland, NSW and Victoria of the Speedcar Super Series
The Banner sponsor for the 11th season of the SSS is Diamond Air Conditioning and the Series first three place getters will earn a return fare to LAX as part of the Dare to Dream incentive. Departure /arrival dates are timed to fit in with the USAC and POWRi Midget week of racing.
The Speedcar Super Series will first share the dirt with race fans on October 10 at the new HiTec Oils Speedway in Toowoomba .The scheduling of the PSW and the SSS has avoided any conflict of dates and makes scheduling easier for drivers to run both series .Brett Thomas, Nathan Smee and Dayne Kingshott are running both the SPW and the SSS giving the 11th running of the Spedcar Super Series the feel of a National Title series.
Contracted drivers for the SSS in 2015/16 as of today are Nathan Smee, Adam Clarke, Brett Thomas, Dayne Kingshott, Michael Stewart, Aiden Cornish and returning after limited appearances the last two season is five times Speedcar Super Series Champion and 6 times Australian Grand Prix winner Mark Brown in the Peter Ghent entered Spike/Hawk with the engine magic of one John Sidney.
Diamond Manufacturing Speedcar Super Series schedule
October 10- Hi-Tec Oils Speedway Toowoomba Qld
November 21st Ausdeck Patios Archerfiled Speedway Archerfield Qld
December 5th Valvoline Raceway Granville NSW
February 13th Avalon Raceway Lara Vic,
April 23rd Valvoline Raceway Granville NSW
No matter where race fans live there is the chance to share the dirt and atmosphere as the mighty midget speedcars thrash the cushions on tracks across the country. Make sure you grab your ticket and dodge the flying clay, it will be Fun!