Better Value Tyres Boddington Safari Rally now SATURDAY 1st JUNE 2019

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DATE NOW SATURDAY 1st JUNE 2019 On behalf of The Light Car club of WA I am pleased to announce that Better Value Tyres are our new sponsor for this years Boddington Safari Rally. As this years event will be very compact, due to loss of stages we are offering same day event, to be held on Saturday 1st June 2019. State competitors will conduct reconnaissance in the morning with the Read more…

Competitors rev engines ready for Round Two

Trade Hire Karri Rally Round two of the CAMS Zestino Tyres Western Australian Rally Championship (WARC), the Trade Hire Karri Rally, will be held in Nyamup, east of Manjimup on Saturday 11 May. The picturesque rally will take place on State Forest roads with 100 kilometres of competitive stages, 222 kilometres in total, compromising of three stages run twice. The longest stage in the Trade Hire Karri Rally is Mooralup at 25.5 kilometres and the Read more…

Get a grip with a new name: CAMS Zestino Tyres West Australian Rally Championship

The State rally championship has a new name thanks to the support of Beechboro businessman, Tim Harmer, Australia’s sole importer of Zestino Gravel 09R Tyres. Harmer, who is a director of Better Value Tyres in Landsdale, is the son of Hugh Harmer who previously held championship naming rights with their family business Onslow Contracting. Tim Harmer said it made better business sense to partner Zestino Tyres with the WARC. “Zestino Tyres have Japanese Dunlop engineering Read more…

Alex and Lisa WHITE on top of the 2WD podium, with Razvan VLAD and Daymon NICOLI 2nd and Glenn ALCORN and Shaun MCMACKEN 3rd.

TEAM RELEASE: 2018 2WD Champions take home another win at Forest Rally

2018 2WD Champions take home another win at Forest Rallyby Leon Polak Alex and Lisa White are the reigning 2018 WA 2WD Champions after driving the Information Proficiency Nissan Silvia S13 to 6 finishes (5 rallies, including both heats of the Forest Rally). With a successful 2018 behind them, they started 2019 by achieving another first place podium at Forest Rally. Just ahead of round 2 in Manjimup I caught up with Lisa, who is Read more…

2018 Presentation Dinner

Saturday 9 February 2019 @ The Vault Restaurant, Kalamunda With the 2018 season done and dusted (albeit a little shorter than planned, but hey, burn-offs take priority), the 2018 Presentation Dinner is just around the corner. Check with your team mates, your supporters, and grab your tickets today… 2018 RallyWA Presentation dinner When: Sat 9 Feb 2019 from 6:30pm Where: The Vault Restaurant (21 Haynes Street, Kalamunda) Tickets: $45 per person ($30 for kids under 15) Food: Read more…

West Australian wins CAMS Australian Rally Championship

West Australian co-driver Ben Searcy has won his maiden CAMS Australian Rally Championship (ARC) in a drama-filled season finale in Coffs Harbour, NSW. Searcy, 41, and Victorian driver Eli Evans finished the ARC’s final round, the FIA World Rally Championship Kennards Hire Rally Australia, in fifth place, scoring enough points to clinch the Championship title. Searcy, who started co-driving for a Japanese team in 2002 when Rally Australia was held in Perth, was clearly elated. Read more…

2019 Update

The WA Rally Championship** will be contested over six rounds next year, but with a number of changes. Before the competition season starts, the 2018 RallyWA Presentation Dinner will be held on Saturday 9th February at The Vault Restaurant in Kalamunda. Further details will be announced soon. The 2019 starts with the Forest Rally in the first weekend of April. Planning is underway and a few changes can be anticipated. We have been asked to move the Read more…

Finally! O’Dowd wins WA State Rally Championship

Competitors and cars were tested in the fifth and final round of CAMS WA Rally Championship (WARC), the Make Smoking History Experts Cup that was held on Saturday (September 15) in Collie, about 200 kilometres south east of Perth.   After a crisp morning, the sunny blue skies made for perfect rally conditions. Stages were mixed with some hard and compact areas and some boggy conditions following the newly introduced water splash that challenged competitors. Read more…

Rally Australia – 3o Year Anniversary

It has been 30 years since we were all working together to turn the dream of a WRC round in Australia into reality. So to celebrate…the Original Organising Team, with special guests Garry & Monique Connelly, would like to invite Officials and Competitors from all 19 year that Rally Australia was based in Perth to enjoy and afternoon of telling tales, reminiscing and catching up with friends from the past. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER AND Read more…