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Monster Trucks Show Announced For AVS 18.09.17

Tickets Available Now @ www.monstertrucks.net.au 

Ultimate Monster Trucks presents the GREAT MONSTER SHOWDOWN!!!

* Monster Trucks *

Plus
Freestyle Motorcross
Stunt show
Fireworks
Wacky Races

Plus guest MC country music superstar Adam Brand.

And to finish the night of a huge Fireworks show!!!

Tickets available now from www.monstertrucks.net.au or visit Ultimate Monster Trucks.

*Please note this is a Ultimate Monster Truck promoted event.


New Calendar 13.07.17
Avon Valley Speedway announces new race calendar for the 2017/18 race season. Click on the schedule link for all details. 

New Calendar Available Soon 24.05.17

Next season's calendar will be released in the coming weeks. Keep an eye out for all the details of a huge second season at AVS.

Sky to Light Up This Saturday Night 28.11.16

Celebrating the festive season this weekend, Avon Valley Speedway has put together a special event for children of all ages. A big fireworks display (Subject to weather) will dazzle the sky with company West Coast Fireworks promising some new fireworks never seen before.

Also a Kids Pushbike Race will allow youngsters to get on the racetrack and do a lap of the race track, to enter all you need to do is bring your bike along on the night and wait for the call to assemble. Other kid’s activities include bouncy castles and face painting, plus a visit from Santa later in the night.

On the racing side, Speedcars headline the night with several interesting nominations. A big field of fourteen cars have nominated including last start winner Steven Doyle. Doyle has been dominant this year with back to back feature wins in recent meetings.

But this meeting is different with several big name Perth drivers nominating including Chris Telenta and Travis White. Both drivers have potent machinery and won’t take to dial into the racetrack. A special Indian File Race will see the fastest of the rear that people won’t want to miss.

AMCA Nationals will make their season debut with solid field of cars nominated including recent Motorplex winner Brad Wright. AMCA Nationals run a V8 engine combined with a full space frame chassis, resulting in an affordable and strong racecar.

Other visiting drivers include Kalgoorlie’s Glen Fiorenza and former Late Model State Champion Brad Ludlow. Holden Vs Ford Street Stocks will battle it out with Jason Oldfield the hot favourite but expect a lot of pressure from Simon McNabb and Peter Seaton.

Junior Sedans will compete for their Junior Sedan cup on the night. These guys and girls can start racing at the age of 10 to 16 and put on fantastic racing throughout the night. Popular cars include Charades, Corollas and now Excels.

Kids are free all season, so come out and enjoy a fantastic night family entertainment.


Doyle’s Magical Last Lap

Coming into Saturday night’s Speedcar Feature Race, Steven Doyle had beaten all contenders in both his heat races to sit on pole position. Half way through the race luck went south with a spin resulting in Doyle going to the rear.

With only 4 laps left in the race, Doyle used the highline to perfection to be on the tail of race leader Keven Miles. With a perfect last lap on the highline Doyle stole the race win the last corner from Miles.

This was only one of several exciting race events at Avon Valley Speedway on the weekend, which held its first night meeting in eight years. A good field of competitors were greeted with a healthy crowd, enjoying a beautiful spring evening trackside.

Matt Brown took off from where he finished last meeting, with a big win in the Formula 500 class, further back Cameron Mckenzie, Hayden Norman and Trystan Caley were swapping positions all over the track. With Mckenzie and Norman managing to hold onto second and third spots.

Junior Sedans had their first visit to the venue this season and put on some clean, exciting racing. Stefani Ameduri pulled of the race win in her bright blue Charade from Beau Doyle and Izak Davies.

Street Stocks were down on numbers, but made up for that with awesome racing on track between all drivers. The brother combination of Jamie Oldfield and Jason Oldfield were too strong for the competition and dominated at the front of the field. Further back Peter Seaton, Gordon Wyatt and Simon Mcnabb were scrambling for the minor positions. Race winner Jamie Oldfield commented “the track was so fast tonight, basically it was foot flat and hold on”

Avon Valley Speedway returns in three weeks with the Super Sedan Showdown, which is promising to be a huge show with big fields expected from across the state.

Feature Race Results
Junior Sedans- 1st Stefani Ameduri, 2nd Beau Doyle, 3rd Izak Davies.

Street Stocks- 1st Jamie Oldfield, 2nd Jason Oldfield, 3rd Gordon Wyatt

Speedcars- 1st Steve Doyle, 2nd Keven Miles, 3rd Dennis Sparnon

Formula 500s- 1st Matt Brown, 2nd Cameron Mckenzie, 3rd Hayden Norman.



Racing Returns With The Wheatbelt Championships Headlining The Event 4/09/16

After a 15 year break of regular racing at Avon Valley Speedway, the track refires to life on the 17th September. Major refurbishment of the venue has occurred including a new high banked 400 metre track, plus many new/ refurbished facilities.

Headlining the show is a big field of Street Stocks keen to get an early start on their season championship. A trio of Oldfield's will start as firm favourites after tearing up speedway tracks across Australia in recent seasons. Brothers Jason, Jamie and Warren compete in multiple different classes including Street Stocks and Late Models.  Jamie Oldfield recently debuted a new commodore street stock last weekend at practise and was very fast. Jason Oldfield is the current back to back state champion and will debut a brand new FG Ford Falcon.

But the Oldfield's won’t have it their way with recent strong performer Hayden Norman also nominating. Norman has won multiple big features over the last 12 months and will be ready to serve it up to the competition. Country drivers will also be represented with Collie drivers Damon Thomson and Cody Avins, Geraldton's Shane Beaumont and Moora's Gordon Wyatt.

The wild and wingless Speedcars from the Westcoast Speedcar club are excited for the year ahead and expect a car count around 12-15 at each event. Recent top drivers Dennis Sparnon and Kevin Miles will face very strong competition from a number of returning drivers this season and new competitors. Multiple club champion Mark Verbiest has pull on the race books again and looked strong at practise, also experience racer Stephen Doyle look very fast but had a couple of small issues. 

Both Dave Perry and Chris Telenta are also in with a huge chance at taking the trophy ware home after impressive runs last season in WASDA competition. So far 14 cars have nominated for the show.

The nimble Formula 500's will scream around the Avon Valley track with these cars featuring a 600cc motorbike engine. A mixture of city and country based drivers have nominated. Sprintcars have an opportunity for an early season hit out, with several drivers keen to get some laps on the Avon Valley track before the summer season starts. Production Sedans were a late category added to the program but expect a mixture of seasoned veterans and young guns.

And last but not least, the thundering V8 power AMCA Nationals will battle it out to be Wheatbelt Champion. Drivers nominated so far include Shaun Cubbage, current state champion David Boyes and Perth's Brad Wright.

We are going OLD SKOOL at AVS!! 7/06/2016

One of the parts that many people grew up and loved about speedway was visiting the pits after the meeting.

Well Avon Valley Speedway is reviving this by running a pit party after each race event.

Gates will open after the last race to general spectators, allow you to get up and close to the race cars and your favorite drivers.

The Pit Party will also include race presentations on a podium, free BBQ for the crews and drivers and the ever popular chocolate wheel.

Plus at the first show we will also have a DJ pumping out all the aussie classics.


Do you run a merchandise company or looking for an opportunity?? 06/06/2016

Tenders are now open for an operator to run the Merchandise Shop at Avon Valley Speedway.

-Tender Details-

Avon Valley Speedway incorporating the Northam Motorsport Complex are in the process of fully revamping the facility. So far scheduled are 10 Summer Speedway Shows, 1 Major Burnout Show, 6 Club Burnout Shows, 3 Club Speedway Shows in a 12 month period.

Tender ID:
AVSMST

Tender Submissions Date:
6/07/16 at C.O.B

Tender Period:
31/07/16 to 31/07/17 with 12 months further add on if both parties agree.

What is required:
-Operator must supply merchandise clothing and souvenirs that fit in with the venue uses.
Several specific shirts are required as listed below:
1x Avon Valley Speedway spectator shirt incorporating logo.
1x V8 Non Wing Sprint spectator shirt incorporating AVS and V8 Non Wing Sprints Australia Logo.

There are major events run during the season providing great opportunity to provide event specific shirts.

- Staff to run the merchandise shop.

-Copy of public liability insurance cover must be provided to AVS before start of season.

What we provide:
- AVS will provide use of the area inside the Methanol Saloon building for stock. All stock must be removed at end of night.
If you require more room, operator will need to supply their own trailer/ pop up tent area.

-AVS will supply power to the area via 1 x 240v power point.

-AVS will run advertising in their event program, plus advertising on their website, facebook page about the merchandise shop.

-AVS will advertise across the public loudspeaker system about the merchandise shop.

Cost:
10% on all sales. Ie- $30 shirt = $3 to AVS. Event Sales Sheet must be filled out with 7 days of event finish and payment must be sent to AVS within 30 days of Invoice.

How do I apply?:
All applications must include cover letter outlining how you intend to run the shop and how you meet the requirements list above.
A further sheet must be attached with your experience and details.

What happens once tender period ends?:
AVS will review all applications and may invite applicants in for a face to face meeting to ask further questions if required. Successful applicant will receive invitation to a meeting to sign contract. Unsuccessful applicants will be notified in mail, AVS will not provide any explanation why an applicant failed, this is a commercial decision AVS made.

Tender Lodgement:
Jason@ready2tag.com.au

Further Questions:
Contact Jason on 0459 117 136 or email the above address.



Racing Returns With The Winged Monsters Headlining  The Event - 5/06/16
After a 15 year break of regular racing at Avon Valley Speedway, the track refires to life on the 17th September. Major refurbishment of the venue has occurred including a new high banked 400 metre track, plus many new/ refurbished facilities.

Headlining the show are 700hp V8 Sprintcars which will have their first summer hit-out in preparation for a big WA race season. A combination of veterans and rookies are expected to nominate across the two invited classes of 360 and Limited Sprintcars.

Also on the card is the first ever WA hitout for V8 Non Wing Sprints. An exciting new class direct from the USA, these cars feature a  cost controlled 400hp LS1 V8 engine mated to a wingless sprintcar chassis. Expect plenty of action as drivers come to grips with how these unique beasts handle. Avon Valley Speedway has chosen to nurture the class and recent practice runs has seen plenty of interest from competitors.

The wild and wingless Speedcars from the Westcoast Speedcar club are excited for the year ahead and expect a car count around 12-15 at each event. Expect experience racers such as Kevin Miles, Alan Meakins and Gary Mann to be upfront while a mixture of other drivers will provide an entertaining show. Expect some suprise nominations for this first show and at other events during the year.

The nimble Formula 500's will scream around the Avon Valley track and could quite possible have the largest field of the event. These cars feature a 600cc motorbike engine and look like miniature sprintcar. And last but not least the Holden Vs Ford Street Stocks will battle for glory, with current multiple  state champion Jason Oldfield looking to lead the way. This entry level class provide some of the closest 2 and 3 wide racing all day.

Event Details

Date: 17th September 2016
Race Classes: Sprintcars, V8 Non Wing Sprints, Formula 500s, Speedcars and Street Stocks.
Competitor Gates Open: 9am
Spectator Gates Open: 11am
Racing Starts: 12pm
Finish: 4.30pm Approx

Cost:  Adults $25
            Pensioners (Aged + Disability) $20
            Children (6-14) $10
            Family (2A, 3C) $60

ACTION is returning to the Avon Valley Speedway this summer, with a full season of racing planned for the dirt oval track. - 26/05/16

Headlining the track’s schedule are the awesome V8 Non Wing Sprint Cars, which for the first time in Australia will be racing on September 17.

The V8 Non Wing Sprints are loud, exciting and produce spectacular racing in the United States of America.

V8 Non Wing Sprintcars are affiliated with one of the sport’s biggest sanction bodies USAC, who in the past have sanctioned the Indy 500 and recently those crazy stadium super trucks seen at V8 Supercar rounds.

One of the great benefits of this partnership is the ability for the racing to be filmed and shown overseas through Loudpedal.tv motorsport streaming device.

These events are then shown to thousands of overseas viewers who subscribe to the service. This season every V8 Non Wing Sprint event at Avon Valley Speedway will be filmed, with several plans already to include information on the region and tourist attractions.

Speaking to promotions manager Jason Bloxsidge, he said this is the first time an Australian speedway class has been showcased to the world.

“And from speaking to some overseas viewers, they are really keen to visit our unique part of the world,” he said.

...from speaking to some overseas viewers, they are really keen to visit our unique part of the world. - Jason Bloxsidge - Promotions manager Avon Valley Speedway

“Huge thanks must go to Loud Pedal Productions and we look forward to working with the local tourism body to showcase the region.”

However the big news doesn’t end there, with the venue recently announcing several big shows.

The biggest event will be the USA v WA test match, which will see three overseas racing legends visit Australia for the first time to compete against the best locals for bragging rights.

This special Sunday event will also pay homage to the late Michael Figlomeni, a true legend of the sport, with a 34 lap main event.

Another big show announced is the first ever WA Classic Speedway Festival, featuring a static display and on track demonstration plus modern speedway cars.

The complex is also looking to work with Roadwise to promote road safety, a major issue in the Wheatbelt region.

Future motorsports planned include autocross, off-road buggies, burnouts and driver training.

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