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STAN BURROW STAMPEDE DATE CONFIRMED

CONFIRMED !! The 2018/19 Stan Burrow Stampede will be on the 4th of January 2019

Thanks to Lerlene Burrow and Brian Spann putting $2,000 into this show so not only will the John Kelly and the Archerfield Promotion pay the Polar Ice Midget Series prize purse but its now topped up by 2K this will be another awesome tribute to the legend Stan Burrow.

This is still a Polar Ice round so the controlled tyre rule is in place.

2018/19 QUEENSLAND TITLE LOCKED IN

John Dean and Dave Lander have locked in the 2018/19 Queensland Title heading just over the border into Lismore Saturday the 19th of January !!

A deal struck will see the prestigious blue ribbon event held over one night in the tight little bull ring of Lismore.

Put it on the calendar race fans we are off to Lismore !!

 

NUPAVE AND NEXGEN QUICKTIME SPONSORS

Huge thanks to Dylan Byrne and Riki Harrison jumping on board with this seasons Polar Ice Midget Series and laying down the Quicktime Challenge

Only at the Polar Ice rounds Nexgen and Nupave will also be sponsoring 2nd and 3rd place trophies on the podium !

Each quickman will get to sign the board , date it and write his time then at the end of season annual awards banquet this board will be auctioned off

Each quicktime winner will win $100 on the night and a cool tail tank sticker to match.

This opening round will debut the Nexgen and Nupave Quicktime $100 ……. Who will it be ??!!

#nexgen#nupave#QSRA#polarice

QUICKTIME AWARD RETURNS THIS SEASON FOR POLAR ICE ROUNDS

Its coming !!!!! Sponsors are locked and loaded for this seasons Polar Ice Midget Series AND this season returning is the nights “Quicktime” winner !!!

Its simple hammer down nail the fastest lap in the hotlap/time trial session and $100 (paid on the night) goes straight to the fastman !

What’s the catch you say ?? No catch just put your best lap down and if its you’re number on the top of the times its all yours !

Standby for these amazing sponsors release backing the QSRA and the 18/19 Quicktime award

 

ANNUAL SHOW N SHINE

This seasons “Show n Shine” will be held again at Mark George’s work under cover @ Sunshine State 4×4 188 Kerry Road Archerfield Saturday 8th September from 12 until 5pm

Anyone wishing to run the practice on that evening at Archerfield Speedway will need their rockets inspected and all fees paid in full.

Forms for the club and also the car rego papers will be available on the afternoon !

Catch you all there then

QSRA AGM CALLED

The QSRA AGM will be held on Wednesday the 29th of August start time of 6.30 pm at the Vintage Speedcar Club Rooms Market Street, Newmarket.

All QSRA positions are open to all fully paid QSRA members for the 17/18 season.

If you would like to nominate for any role in the QSRA club (ie President, Vice President, Secretary/Treasurer, Speedcars Aust Rep or Committee) simply email a request for a form to the QSRA Secretary/Treasurer

queenslandspeedcarracing@gmail.com

These must be received back before 5pm on Wednesday the 1st of August.

All memberships will expire on the last day of August (31st) – except the ones who paid on the 4th of July.

Club membership forms to renew will be available on the 29th.

***Please note the form is unable to be added as a link unfortunately email is the only way I can send it***

NIGHTS OF STARS DONE AND DUSTED

The Annual Awards Banquet “Nights of Stars” is done and dusted for another season with some rather happy cats heading home with some amazing trophies.

Well Done to all the place getters its been a long tough season with some awesome looking equipment , next season is looking more and more impressive each day during the off season !

We crowned a new Polar Ice Champion in the shape of Kiwi Scotty “The Fisher” Farmer and also a new B Grade Champion in Mitchell “The Rookie” Rooke , Nathan Mathers took home the best presented car award amongst the list of winners.

We had our guest speaker Brett Morris in attendance with a bit of an insight into next seasons 50 lapper event where Seamount NZ will be involved with bringing a team of Kiwi’s over to tackle Archerfield Speedway.

Thats a wrap on the racing with the practice events nearing for the new season stand by for dates to race or head on over to Archerfield Speedway’s official website for their dates the rest of our season will be posted as soon as they are confirmed

Winners in their categories are.

•Speedcars Australia 2nd Place 6 Crown Series
Troy Ware

•Encouragement Award
Brad Dawson

•Most Improved
Bradley Harrison

•Rookie of the Year
Mitchell Rooke

•Best Presented Car & Crew
Nathan Mathers

Keith Hutton Hard Charger
Darren Vine

•Club Member of the Year
Lance Towns

•Queensland Title Trophy
Troy Ware

•Most Heat Wins
Darren Vine
Scotty Farmer

•Most Feature Wins
Darren Vine
Scotty Farmer

•Danny Davidson Trophy
Troy Ware

•B Grade
1st Mitchell Rooke
2nd Callum Whatmore
3rd Tim Farrell

•A Grade
1st Scotty Farmer
2nd Brad Young
3rd Mark George

•Appreciation Award Officials
Barry Lane

•Sponsors Award
Polar Ice Jack Berry

•Polar Ice Series
1st Scotty Farmer
2nd Rusty Whittaker
3rd Brad Young
4th Reid MacKay
5th Darren Vine
6th Mark George
7th Mitchell Rooke
8th Bradley Harrison
9th Dallas Sharp
10th Troy Ware

•Life Members Badges and Plaques
Jack Berry
Barry Lane

ANNUAL AWARDS NIGHT OF STARS RAFFLE PRIZES

Tonights Annual Awards Banquet “Night of Stars” raffle prizes include some amazing items not only 3 x $300.00 Nathan Mathers Tattoo Artist vouchers we have car care buckets,quicksilver hats,a $250.00 Western Landscape supplies voucher,bottles of mud buddy,scratchy trees,flowers,a pit matt,fuel churn and stagger tapes,ladies pamer packs,ice bucket and coronas,Matthew Paul Photography canvas print voucher,a one hour massage voucher ….. plus plus plus !!!!

Game Over in Helensvale have 3 vouchers for you sharpen your skills during the off season  …… wowzers !!!

Tickets will be $2 each or 3 for $5 on the largers prizes they will be $5 each

There will be 3 tables of prizes with the first table being sold at the door and the remaining 2 tables and larger prizes sold throughout the evening

The top ten Polar Ice and QSRA honour boards along with the V8 Supercar Drive will be auctioned at the end of the awards ceremony

Everyone who’s attending doors open at 6pm !!

Time to shine and enjoy the end of season “Night of Stars”

ANNUAL AWARDS NIGHT OF STARS GUEST SPEAKER

This years Annual Awards Banquet “Night of Stars” is literally a night of stars !!

Our very special guest speaker for the night is none other than the Kiwi Sensation Seamount Racing’s Brett Morris !!

Brett is back briefly in New Zealand from a bit of a trip to Amercia recently for some Midget racing veiwing and will have some amazing stories to share along with a little bit of a teaser with some plans for the 18/19 season working with the Committee , Jack Berry and Archerfield Promotions ….. watch this space or hear it first hand at the awards night

Tickets are still avaliable however the cut off to secure a spot MUST BE this Friday so call Lance Towns ASAP on 0419 745 503