Matt Egel, Kaidon Brown and Clayton Pyne were jubilant winners of the Sprintcar, Speedcar and Late Model main events in the final round of the Hi-Tec Oils Ultimate Speedway Challenge tonight at Murray Machining & Sheds Speedway.
Robbie Farr etched his name into the record books as the winner of the inaugural 60 lap Sprintcar race at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway on what was a fantastic way to celebrate 60 years of racing at the iconic venue. After trailing early race leader Matt Egel for the opening 17 laps once Farr made the decisive move he wouldn’t be headed as he went on take an historic win ahead of Brad Keller and James McFadden.
Local hero Ryan Jones clean swept the opening night of the 60 for 60 Sprintcar event at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway as he led from start to finish in the Preliminary A-Main to defeat Robbie Farr and Matt Egel. Jones was simply superb all night as he put in a clinical display as he set the fastest lap in his qualifying group before winning both of his heat races and leading every lap on his way to a dominant win in what also doubled as Round 5 of the Shadetec USC SA.
A Sprintcar race that has been 60 years in the making will take place this Saturday and Sunday night at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway with the 60 Lapper, a race that will pay out $60,000 in prize-money to celebrate 60 years of the iconic South Australian venue.
Close racing, track records, minimal cautions and an early finish were the stories of the night on Saturday at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway Sportman Meeting. With six classes in action on the night the main attraction included Round 4 of the State Formula 500 Series and a healthy field of local Super Sedans.
Six racing categories ranging from the awesome V8 Super Sedans to the open wheeled Formula 500’s will take to the track this Saturday night at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway. In all over 70 competitors have nominated to compete with some of the best drivers from across the State leading the entry lists for their respective classes.
It was a Victorian clean sweep of the podium in the 2019 Load 28 / Bonetti Transport and Hire South Australian AMCA National Championship at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway on Saturday February 9 as Darren McCarthy led home Dean Heseltine and Tim Reidy in the 30-lap finale.
The Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway pit area will be filled with a range of racing vehicles this Saturday night (February 9) with the main feature being the Load 28 / Bonetti Transport and Hire South Australian AMCA National Championship, with drivers from four Australian states entered for what is the biggest race on the local AMCA calendar.
Following his win in the Zeke Agars Classic earlier this year Nick Hall wrapped up his second major V6 Sprint feature of the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway season as he captured the Des James Memorial at MMS last Saturday night. After starting on the front row Hall was as hot as the blistering afternoon sun as he dominated the 20-lap finale as he led every lap defeating Chris James and newly crowned South Australian Champion Melissa Crouch.
After a break of close to a month the gates to the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway will open again this Saturday (February 2) night with the open wheeled classes featuring with the Des James V6 Sprint Memorial and Round 3 of the South Australian Wingless Sprint State Series.
Once again, the South Australian race fans were treated to a fantastic night of Sprintcar racing at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway, this time for Round 4 of Shadetec USC SA. After losing the previous round within sight of the chequered flag Robbie Farr wasn’t going to let it happen again as he fought off a determined Cory Eliason in yet another dramatic finish to an A-Main at MMS.
The Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway will celebrate the New Year with a massive night of Speedway action this Saturday night featuring Round 4 of the Shadetec Ultimate Sprintcar Championship SA and a huge U-Pull-It Demolition Derby.
Mount Gambier’s Steven Lines only led 5 laps of the A-Main during the opening round of QSS World Series Sprintcars at the Murray Machining and Sheds Speedway, but they were the 5 that counted as he defeated Kerry Madsen and Corey Eliason in what was a great start to the series. The feature event ran 35-laps non-stop and in the process set a new 35 lap track record of 7:40.748.
For 1 night only the Rural City of Murray Bridge presents World Series Sprintcars this Boxing Day (December 26) at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway. In what will be a sensational way to kick off the 32nd edition of QSS World Series Sprintcars the opening round of the 2018/19 series will include a field of close to 30 competitors that will include two previous Series Champions, current Champion James McFadden and South Australian Steven Lines along with American Corey Eliason.
The on track start time for the first round of the QSS World Series Sprintcars Speedweek at Murray Machining & Sheds Speedway Murray Bridge has been delayed due to the extremely warm weather forecast.
Whyalla racer Angelo Karoussis regained his crown as the Formula 500 “King of the Bridge” as won the title for a third time on Saturday night (December 15) at the Murray Machining and Sheds Murray Bridge Speedway. After trailing early race leader Liam Williams, a late race caution gave Karoussis the chance to pounce with the leading duo trading passes at either end of the race track before Karoussis opened a 2.7 second lead to defeat Williams and Patrick Merrett.
The final pre-Christmas meeting hits the Murray Machining and Sheds Speedway this Saturday night (December 15) with the Formula 500 King of the Bridge and Round 2 of the Wingless Sprint State Series being the main attractions. Both main events have attracted their respective National Champions with Queensland based Liam Williams (Formula’s) and Joel Chadwick (Wingless) leading extremely competitive fields in both classes.
On a day that saw Murray Bridge experience a day of wild weather it was Matt Egel who produced his own extreme weather pattern as he blew by Robbie Farr with a last lap pass to add his name to the list of Ultimate Sprintcar Championship SA main event winners. After starting from position 8 Egel was running fourth with four laps remaining but a late charge saw Egel take the win in what will go down into the history as one of the most memorable Sprintcar races in the venue’s history.
This Saturday night the South Australian Speedway community unites together for something truly unique.
The Murray Valley Standard newspaper is the official naming rights sponsor of the Ultimate Pink Night event at Murray Machining & Sheds Speedway on Saturday night, December 1.
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