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Saturday 30th March Meeting

Posted on March 20, 2019 at 8:15 AM

Saturday 30th March sees Sunline Speedway play host to its 3rd meeting of the season with 6 classes on the program.

Super Sedans will be contesting a Round of their Country Series, proudly sponsored by Mypo Stone Fruit. Speedway Sedans Australia will be once again backing the Junior Sedans with Round 3 of their Track Championship whilst they will also be contesting Round 1 of the Robert Gwynne Memorial. The AMCA Nationals will be racing in their AMCA Spectacular, sponsored by Waikerie T...

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Planning for Season 2019/20 Underway

Posted on February 18, 2019 at 5:05 AM

Whilst we are only 2 meetings in to season 2018/19, planning is in full swing for the 2019/20 season.

Below is a draft of dates and classes to be run. None of this is confirmed and subject to change. Drivers that have concerns and/or issues, please advise your class reps so this information can be fed back to Wacka and Jen in the appropriate manner.

We are doing this so early as each year we hear drivers complaining about clashing events or not enough meeti...

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Hot Night of Action at Sunline

Posted on February 17, 2019 at 1:10 AM

On a perfect summer’s night, Sunline Speedway treated fans to a great night of racing when it hosted its 2nd meeting of the 2018/19 season on Saturday night.

The Australian Sprintcars All Stars returned to the Venue for their second visit this season for Round 9 of their series. After setting Quick Time at the start of the night, Mark Carusso had a good run through the heats before claiming the feature comfortably ahead of Michael Trancredi and regular 410 Sprintcar ra...

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All Stars Return to Sunline

Posted on February 7, 2019 at 6:10 AM

After a hugely successful Opening Night, Sunline Speedway welcomes race fans back to the Venue for meeting #2 for the 2018/19 season on Saturday 16th February. The Australian Sprintcar All Stars back for Round 9 of their series with Dan Evans going in as the man to beat after claiming the win in the State Title which was held at the previous meeting.

Junior Sedans will be out in force, chasing points in Round 2 for their Track Championship, proudly sponsored by Speedway Seda...

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2 State Champions Crowned

Posted on December 9, 2018 at 12:35 AM

Sunline Speedway played host to 2 South Australian Titles on Saturday night, with the Junior Sedans and 360 Sprintcars chasing that elusive SA #1. A large crowd was on hand to witness some great racing despite a small rain delay soon after commencing racing for the evening.

The Junior Sedan Title was proudly sponsored by Speedway Sedans Australia and the United Speedway Association, with all eyes focused on current Australian champion Ardie Jonic to add to his impressive lis...

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Opening Night this Weekend

Posted on December 2, 2018 at 4:30 AM

Sunline Speedway will kick of the 2018/19 season with a huge night of racing with 2 South Australian Titles up for grabs with Junior Sedans and the 360 Sprintcars chasing that elusive SA #1.

The stars of the future in the Junior Sedans will also be chasing points in Round 1 for their Track Championship, whilst the 360 Sprintcars will be holding Round 4 of their Australian All Stars Series.

V6 Sprints will contest their first round of their King of the Riverland series, with a fur...

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Nominations Closing Soon for Opening Night

Posted on November 19, 2018 at 8:00 AM

A reminder to drivers that nominations for the SA Junior Sedan Title have CLOSED. However, late nominations can be accepted as per late entry conditions on the nomination form. A link to the nomination form is on the Sunline Speedway website Calendar page

Those contesting the SA 360 Sprintcar Title are reminded to nominate via Allstars Series as per a usual AllStars round

V6 Sprints King of the Riverland Round 1 – Nominate via V6 Sprints

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Sun Sets on Season 2017/18

Posted on June 11, 2018 at 10:55 AM

The 2017/18 speedway season concluded at the Sunline Speedway with the traditional day meeting finishing under lights. There was a almost 2 hour delay at the start of the Feature races when Junior Sedan driver Drew Flatman made heavy impact with the pit gate, the force breaking the hinges and requiring it to be welded shut for the remainder of the meeting. Testament to the strength of modern race cars, Flatman was checked over by medical staff and given the all clear.


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Big June Long Weekend at Sunline

Posted on May 31, 2018 at 6:25 AM

It’s set to be a big send off to the 2017/18 season at the Sunline Speedway on Sunday 10th June with 6 classes and over 60 drivers currently nominated.

Street Stocks have the biggest field with drivers aiming to add their name to the Steve Butcher Memorial honour roll. They won’t be the only class racing for a chance for some end of season silverware with the Junior Sedans crowing their Track Champion and Modified Sedans awarding the Sunline Championship. Roundin...

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Battle to be crowned Grand Champion

Posted on May 25, 2018 at 8:15 PM

What a cracker of a finale we have created with the Tough-As Products Grand Championship of Sunline Speedway for 2017/18.

If all these drivers enter at the final meeting, we will have the following scenario with points, calculated after entry points have already been distributed. If some drivers don't enter this will obviously alter the number of potential drivers still in the hunt:

Steve Schwarz: Super sedans : 816 (max 167 points left on offer...

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Records Tumble at Sunline

Posted on May 20, 2018 at 7:50 AM

It was a record breaking night at Sunline Speedway on Saturday Night, with a fast track producing 18 records that were either set or broken (some several times) during the meeting.

Junior Sedans competed for points towards their Track Championship as well as the Robert Gwynne Memorial with 11 drivers competing over 3 heats of 8 laps and a 15 lap feature. Heath Thorne won 2 of the heats with Drew Flatman claiming the remaining heat, claiming the front row for the feature race...

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Speedway This Saturday Night

Posted on May 12, 2018 at 4:30 AM

This Saturday night, Sunline Speedway gets set to shine for the 2nd to last time for the 2017/18 season, with a huge program on the cards.

Junior Sedans will be racing in the Final Round of the Robert Gwynne Memorial, as well as Round 4 of their Track Championship. Super Sedans will contest Round 3 of their Country Series, proudly sponsored by United Speedway Association Inc. Waikereie Tyre & Mag will sponsor the annual AMCA Nationals Spectacular whilst Wingless Sprints,...

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South Aussie Title Goes West

Posted on April 15, 2018 at 6:35 AM

Despite the windy conditions, some great racing was seen at Sunline Speedway on Saturday night. Due to some other venues being cancelled due to rain, some extra drivers joined in, bolstering fields in several classes.

Modified Sedans had 14 drivers contest the South Australian Title, proudly sponsored by Haseldine Automotive and United Speedway Association. 6 heat races were on the program, with each driver contesting 3 of them. David Smith and Ty Galley claimed 2 wins each,...

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South Australian Modified Title this Saturday

Posted on April 10, 2018 at 4:15 AM

On Saturday 14th April, Sunline Speedway plays hosts to the South Australian Modified Sedan Title, with local drivers having to battle against drivers entered from Victoria and Western Australia to claim the SA #1.

Whilst the focus will be on the Title, the support classes are just as exciting. Junior Sedans will be contesting Round 3 of their Track Championship as well as Round 1 of the Robert Gwynne Memorial, with Street Stocks and Modlites rounding out a great program.

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SA Modified Sedan Nomination Form

Posted on March 15, 2018 at 3:55 AM

Sorry for the delay folks, but the Nomination Form for the SA Modified Sedan Title is now available on the Sunline Speedway Website. Go to the Calendar page and scroll down to the April meeting and click on the link to download the form.

Sunday Night Action Review

Posted on March 12, 2018 at 7:05 AM

With 7 classes on offer, plenty of thrills and spills were witnessed by the large crowd at Sunline Speedway on Sunday night.

V6 Sprints were contesting the final night of their 2 night King of the Riverland series. Initially, it looked like being a quick end to the series when 7 of the 9 cars failed to finish the first heat race, mostly due to drivers trying to win the race at Turn 1. Thankfully most of the cars were able to be repaired in time for Heat 2 but more retirement...

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Next Meeting this Sunday Night

Posted on March 4, 2018 at 10:00 PM

Sunday 11th March sees Sunine Speedway hold its second meeting of the 2017/18 season. After a successful start to the season, Promoters are looking at another great crowd to witness 7 classes on the program.

V6 Sprints will be battling to be crowned King of the Riverland, with a 2 night contest. Night 1 will be held Saturday night at Riverland Speedway, with Sunline hosting the final night. Look for reigning SA Champion Chris James and Damien Eve to be near the front of the ...

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Big Crowd for Opening Night

Posted on February 18, 2018 at 7:50 AM

Sunline Speedway played host to its biggest crowd in years, with an estimated 1500 people in attendance for Opening Night of the 2017/18 season.

Headlining the night was Round 9 of the Australian All Stars Sprintcar Series with 16 drivers taking on Sunlines tight confines. Paul Solomon showed his speed early in Time Trials, claiming Quick Time by 0.3 seconds whilst the following 13 cars were covered by the same margin. After 4 tight heat races, it was into the top 6 Pole Shu...

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Tough-As Products Grand Champion Announced

Posted on February 11, 2018 at 1:35 AM

Tough-As Products Grand Champion

Sunline Speedway, in conjunction with Tough-As Products, are proud to announce the creation of a new Track Championship for the 2017/18 season. However, this Track Championship will be unlike any other, with all drivers competing to be crowned the Grand Champion of Sunline Speedway.

A unique point structure has been created so that drivers of different classes can compete against each other fairly, no matter how often their class is scheduled to ra...

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The long wait for season 2017/18 is almost over

Posted on February 9, 2018 at 2:35 AM

After a long off season, Sunline Speedway is all set to host Opening Night of the 2017/18 season on Saturday 17th February. After a successful debut at the Venue last season, the Mainline DynoLog Dynamometers Australian Sprintcar All Stars return, competing in round 9 of the 11 round series. After round 7, Mark Caruso holds a narrow lead from Paul Solomon, with 91 points covering the top 4. After a claiming the win last season, local driver Dan Evans will be hoping for a repeat performance af...

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