The Clay-Per-View Sprintcars Speedweek is gaining momentum with some exciting new developments.
After a tough start to his South Australian season at the opening event in October Matt Egel returned to top form on Saturday night as he led all 30 laps in the latest Sprintcars SA club event at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway. The event utilised a different format in an attempt to help the costs down with Egel just falling short of clean sweeping the night as he was only defeated by local Ryan Jones, who edged him out in qualifying.
Racing returned to the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway on Saturday night (October 29) with Round 3 of the Ausloans Finance Strathalbyn Track Championship featuring six racing classes with the main events being the V6 Sprints Zeke Agars Classic, the Blackjack Speedcar Series and Wingless Sprints.
Luke Dillon was declared the winner of the opening Sprintcars SA event at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway after a last lap incident between Joel Heinrich and Chad Ely bought the red lights on but fortunately for Dillon, he had officially crossed the line just prior to the incident therefore ending the race. In fact, Dillon was the only driver to complete the 30-lap journey due to the red light, with Ryan Jones and Mount Gambier’s Scott Enderl completing the podium.
Sprintcar action is back at Murray Machining & Sheds, Murray Bridge Speedway with the annual ‘Bill Wigzell’ Battle of the Bridge, this Saturday night, October 1st.
Murray Machining & Sheds, Murray Bridge Speedway held their opening night of the race season over the weekend which saw the first round of the Ausloans Finance Strathalbyn Track Championship take place, featuring Wingless Sprints, Street Stocks, Modified Sedans, Junior Sedans and Formula 500s. This would also be the first event on the track’s new racing surface, which was replenished during the off season.
The wait is over! After two successful practice events earlier in the month, the official Murray Bridge Speedway season kicks off this weekend with their Opening Night for 2022/2023.
The Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway hosted their final event of the season on Saturday night with the meeting featuring Wingless Sprints, Street Stocks, Junior Sedans, AMCA Nationals and the U-Pull-It Demolition Derby World Record Attempt. Infront of a massive, long-weekend crowd the fans were treated to an entertaining night of action with Jack McCarthy dominating in the Wingless Sprints before the crash and bash of the Demolition Derby took centre stage.
After a gruelling Sprintcars SA Speedweek, that saw events at Whyalla, Mount Gambier and Bordertown, the Final Round at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway on Saturday night unfortunately saw only 9 cars front for action. Due to the low car count the format was changed at the pre-event Drivers Meeting with Track Management deciding to run two heats followed by twin 20-lap features.
In hot, balmy conditions, the action on track was just as hot at Murray Bridge Speedway’s Boxing Night event.
As Christmas rolls around for another year, this also usually means that World Series Sprintcars will be rolling into town; however, like many other events nationwide, the series was unfortunately affected by Covid-19. Nevertheless, Murray Bridge Speedway is still set to go racing this Boxing Day Night - December 26th, 2020.
Murray Machining & Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway in conjunction with Made Too Go and Australian Wingless Sprint Racing (AWSR) is extremely pleased to announce that the 2021 Australian Wingless Sprint Championship will be going ahead in February as originally planned.
In addition to the Sprintcar Country Tri-Series, last Saturday night’s event at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway included a further 9 racing categories, with a further 100 plus entries, with the main feature events being the Zeke Agars Classic for the V6 Sprints, Round 2 of the Formula 500 State Series and the second round of the State Modified Sedan Series.
Brad Keller continued his impressive return to Sprintcar racing with his second win in succession as he dominated the opening round of the Sprintcars SA Country Tri-Series at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway. Throughout the night Keller remained unbeaten as he set the fastest time in his qualifying group, won his heat and then went on to lead all 25 laps of the A-Main, setting a new track record (5:51.815) in the process.
Murray Machining & Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway’s 2020/2021 Season will officially kick off in October after a slight delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sprintcars SA has released their proposed calendar for the 2020/21 Sprintcar season with events set to begin in September and then conclude in April. The highlights of the South Australian season include five nights of World Series Sprintcars, including the first visit to the Whyalla Speedway, the Australian 360ci Sprintcar Championship at Murray Bridge and a return of the state-based USC SA and Tri-Series point championships.
With the situation surrounding the COVID-19 virus bringing the current speedway season to a sudden halt, plans are well and truly in motion for the season ahead in 2020/2021.
The final round of the MJS Street Stock Series at the Murray Machining and Sheds Speedway at Murray Bridge last Saturday night was dominated by Nigel Reichstein as he led all 30 laps in the finale. The feature race saw 15 laps contested in both directions but the mid race change didn’t phase the veteran racer as he held out Sam Brumfield, who held down the runner-up for the entre distance, and Mount Gambier’s Jayden Edwards, who fell to as low as fifth before clawing his way onto the podium.
The mammoth month of March racing at the Murray Machining and Sheds Speedway at Murray Bridge continues this Saturday night (March 14) with the Grand Final of the MJS Street Stock Series. After a big weekend of racing last weekend at Mount Gambier the State’s leading Street Stock drivers return to Murray Bridge as they attempt to gain maximum points in the final round of the tough five round state-wide campaign.
James McFadden has taken out the Rural City of Murray Bridge 60 4 60 at Murray Bridge Speedway after taking the lead in the second half of the race.
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