Chace Karpenko won the Sprintcar Feature race to make it 3 wins from 3 rounds last Saturday night. Karpenko had to drive fast and high to stay in the lead. Australian 360 Sprintcar Champion Kaiden Manders was fast in the heats but could not stay in front of Karpenko in the feature, finishing second. Ben Atkinson Snr weaved through the field to finish 3rd, after failing to finish heat 1 due to contact and unable to start in heat 2.
Formula 500 young gun Hayden Brown continued his momentum into the Australian Titles next weekend, winning the Feature Race against fierce rival Cori Jackson. Brown and Jackson have been quick all season and were challenged by interstate driver Dylan Beveridge, unfortunately for Beveridge he suffered damage trying to avoid a spun car and did not finish the race. The Australian Titles start next Friday Night at 7MATE Northline Speedway, with over 40 Formula 500s nominated make sure you get trackside.
Wingless Sprintcars continued their Top End Challenge series and it was all local racers in the mix. The Feature win went to Sean Tiedeman after a race full of position battles and a season of hard luck. Jamie McInnes continued collecting series points with 2 heat wins and finishing 2nd in the feature. Jarrod Goldoni returned after a spectacular crash in the last round and was at the front of the field all night, converting that pace into a 3rd place finish.
Street Stocks Rental Cars took out 1st and 3rd place, showing these cars are just as competitive as the rest of the field. Adam Wilson won the feature in the NT91 car in front of the owner, Justin Brumfield, who finished in second position. Third place was first time racer Daniel Versteegh in the NT26 rental rocket after Adam McDonald spun on the last corner before the chequered flag.
Dirt Karts crashed out in the Feature Race, all involved were not seriously injured. The race was restarted and Tony Brown crossed the finish line first to take the podium. The father and daughter team of Steve and Kirsty Driver could not get past Brown, finishing in 2nd and 3rd.
Brendan Kenna bagged valuable championship points winning the AMCA Nationals Feature Race. Improving every round, Maria Panasewycz finished the feature in 2nd place. Points leader Peter Harding finished the race 3rd.
Formula 500 National Title will be held at 7MATE Northline Speedway next weekend. The title held over 2 nights, Friday 27th and Saturday 28th from 6pm. Stay connected for all the information through Facebook and by downloading the new App on GooglePlay or Apple Store.