Council to debate Barbagallo Raceway expansion

The start-finish straight on the current layout of Barbagallo Raceway

Eddie Scown, Reporter

March 10, 2020

A new circuit, dirt track and BMX club could be on the cards, if Wanneroo council endorses a radical plan to expand facilities at Barbagallo Raceway. The proposal, first tabled in 2017, is estimated to cost $231m over the next 10 years. Land north of the existing track, between Hopkins and Orchid...

What’s on: Spring Racing

What’s on: Spring Racing

Megan Birch, ECU Reporter

October 9, 2017

Spring has sprung, which means it’s time to dust off your fascinators, don your best suits and get ready for spring carnival racing season. Whether you go for the fashion, the food, or the racing, ECU Daily has found some of the hottest spots for you to “horse around” this spring.   Ascot Racing Carnival: Crown Perth...

Child dead after WA rally accident

Child dead after WA rally accident

Emily McCarthy, Staff reporter

May 12, 2015

A six-year-old boy has been killed, and two other children left in a critical condition after a rally car lost control and crashed into spectators at an event in WA. Police have said that the Subaru WRX was being driven by a 44-year-old man who was taking part in the WA Rally Championship event...

Red Bull to appeal over Daniel Ricciardo disqualification

Daniel Ricciardo would have been the first Australian to secure a podium place at an Australian Grand Prix.

Ellie Blackmore, Student reporter

March 17, 2014

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