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O’Rourke wins Westernationals

Ex-pat West Aussie Grant O’Rourke tasted 400 Thunder victory in his home-land of Perth on the weekend, taking out the Pro Slammer victory at the 45th  Annual Home Group WA Westernationals. The now Brisbane resident had to beat...

O’Rourke dethrones King Zappia

The Pro Slammer king, John Zappia may set a new national record at the Perth Motorplex last night, but Grant O’Rourke was ultimately crowned the Home Group WA Westernationals champion. Zappia had earlier made 400 Thunder history...

Priolo claims Slammer win

Local underdog Pino Priolo finally broke through for his maiden 400 Thunder Pro Slammer victory at last night’s rescheduled Home Group WA Nitro Slam eliminations at the Perth Motorplex. Priolo beat Sydney’s Mark Belleri with a 6.023-second/385.72km/h.... read more

400 Thunder Motorplex double-header

Fans will be the biggest winners at this week’s 45th Annual Home Group WA Westernationals with a rare double-header when 400 Thunder returns to Perth’s premier motorsport venue, the Perth Motorplex.  As well as qualifying for the...

Perth Motorplex completes IHRA switch

Competition Drag Racing events at Perth Motorplex will be sanctioned by the International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) as of the 1st of December, 2015. Perth Motorplex confirms that it is no longer sanctioned by ANDRA and has...

400 Thunder launches Pro Radial

400 Thunder’s Sportsman Series will be bolstered by the introduction of a new bracket, Pro Radial. Pro Radial is set to be one of the most diverse but hotly contested classes and open to a variety of...

400 Thunder launches Sportsman Series

Six round 400 Thunder Sportsman Championship Series with the finals to be held at Australia’s biggest drag racing event, the Winternationals at Willowbank Raceway Local IHRA rulebook due for release in near future – includes all existing...