Southern Rod Showdown 2020!

The SDAV Hot Rods and the VSC Super Rods met at Heytesbury Stockfeed Simpson Speedway on Saturday 18th January 2020 for their annual Southern Rod Showdown. Both classes are known to bring excitement and epic racing to their meets but bring them together and you’re...

WHAT’S IN A NUMBER

What’s in a number? No matter what form of racing, be it horses, cars or boats. We all have an identifying number, but what draws a driver to a number? Most drivers will have one number their entire career while a select few jump from number to number… I asked a...

SDAV HISTORY UP FOR GRABS

SDAV HISTORY UP FOR GRABS It’s come to my attention that a piece of SDAV history is now up for sale. A car with great potential which was once raced by SDAV driver Alan Bartlett. Alan raced in the SDAV hotrods in the early 1970’s until the early 1980’s having his name...

Racing 25th and 26th January 2020

Information for racing this weekend at Bairnsdale and Rosedale. BAIRNSDALE Speedway  25 Jan 2020 TDU Series Round 5  sponsored by ipta fibreglass Gates Open   1.00 pm In Pits by        3.00 pm Racing commences        5.30 pm   ROSEDALE  Speedway 26 January 2020...

The End of an Era – Thank you Elaine Welsh

The end of an era… Many people think that speedway only involves guys, cars, fuel and dirt. These staples are a given considering the sport we choose to engage in. At any given time each or all of those things can, in speedway terms “turn to shit”. But every...

Simpson Hot Rod Challenge Saturday 18 January 2020

We are off to Heytesbury Stockfeeds Simpson Speedway on Saturday for the Hot Rod Challenge between the SDAV Hot Rods and The Super Rods. We look forward to seeing as many of our supporters that can get there.  The Pit gates open early and cars are to be in the Pits no...

Marco Brothers Take Podium At Moama!

Heartland Raceway, Moama welcomed the SDAV Hot Rods back for their Thunder Down Under Series – Round 3 and Legends Cup on Saturday 07th December 2019. The Hot Rods are known to bring the thunder and they did not disappoint! From the start it was clear that it...

Another Podium for the Marco Race Team and one woman show, Kali Hovey!

It was a slippery track for the SDAV Hot Rods Thunder Down Under Series – Round 2 at Laang Speedway on Saturday 30th November 2019. That didn’t stop VIC 1 Stan Marco Snr (Rock Solid Paving) from coming out hard and fast, taking podium alongside Kali Hovey (#22 –...

TDU Round 4 Wangaratta 11 January 2020

Firstly I hope everyone had a lovely Christmas and all the very best for the New Year. Our next round of the Thunder Down Under Series will be at Wangaratta on the 11th of January 2020. Transponders are required, if you do not have one they will be available to hire...

Marco Snr Takes Season Opener At Nyora

The SDAV Hot Rods started their 2019/2020 race season on Saturday 23 November 2019 with their Thunder Down Under Series – Round 1 at Nyora Raceway. The first podium of the season was taken by Current VIC1 Stan Marco Snr (Rock Solid Paving) coming 1st, followed...