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/Motor Racing Wakefield 300 Media Guide

This weekend marks the 10th running of the Wakefield 300 endurance race at the nation’s spectator track, Wakefield Park Raceway.   About the Race Since its inception in 2008, the Wakefield 300 has grown into one of the nation’s most popular endurance races, typically attracting fields of 40 or more cars. The event is [...]

By |2017-04-04T21:19:31+00:00February 23rd, 2017|Motor Racing|0 Comments

Race to Survive

Competing in motorsport could save your life on the road, according to a prominent Canberra driving instructor. Daniel Flanagan, a successful racing driver and owner of the Fifth Gear Motoring driving school, says the authorities should do more to promote motorsport as a means of experiencing the limits of their vehicles in a safe and [...]

By |2017-04-04T21:19:31+00:00February 9th, 2017|Motor Racing|0 Comments

Family Fun Day – Sunday 19 February

Wakefield Park is pleased to announce the first-ever Family Fun Day will be held on Sunday, 19 February. For just $95 for drivers and $45 for passengers, it's an opportunity for anyone 15 years or older to drive their road or race car around the track. A dedicated "kiddies"  passenger session for those under 15 [...]

By |2017-02-07T17:10:30+00:00February 7th, 2017|Motor Racing|0 Comments Throws Support Behind Wakefield 300

Leading Australian employee management software provider has thrown its support behind the popular Wakefield 300 endurance race, signing on as naming-rights sponsor for the 2017 event. This year marks the 10th running of the Wakefield 300, which has steadily grown in popularity since it was first held in 2008 – co-incidentally, the same year [...]

By |2017-01-27T10:38:19+00:00January 27th, 2017|Motor Racing|0 Comments

Statement – Drifting Returning to Wakefield Park

To the drifting community, thank you for your  feedback in relation to the return of drifting to Wakefield Park Raceway on Facebook, phone & email. We would like to start by acknowledging Nick Nillson for his respectful approach to Wakefield Park Management, opening discussions as to the viability of drifting returning to the venue including [...]

By |2017-01-20T11:35:37+00:00January 20th, 2017|Motor Racing|0 Comments

2017 Wakefield 300 entries open

Entries are NOW OPEN for the 2017 Wakefield 300 (and support categories), to be held on 25-26 February. Enter via the online system here. Cars that typically compete in the Wakefield 300 come from categories including (but not limited to): Production Cars/Production Touring Cars Invited Production Sports and Modern Sports Cars Saloon Cars/Super Six Touring [...]

By |2016-12-20T14:04:37+00:00December 20th, 2016|Motor Racing|0 Comments

Entries Open for Open Wheel Festival

Entries are NOW OPEN for the Wakefield Park Summer Open Wheel Festival, 18 February 2017. This will be a celebration of Australia's finest open-wheel categories including: "Wings and Slicks" racing in the brand-new Formula A category. Formula Ford (Duratec, Kent and Historic cars). Formula Vee Historic Open-Wheelers (Groups M, O, P, Q and R). ENTER [...]

By |2017-02-08T10:25:15+00:00December 16th, 2016|Motor Racing|0 Comments