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Meeting 5 and 6 Review

11/06/2023

By Scott Kernahan Friday 2nd June Backing up from the previous weekend’s Double Header saw a mammoth effort put in by all involved at Northline Speedway from the Committee to the army of Volunteers and Teams, Drivers, Riders and Crews.  Solos were to commence competition for the Darwin Solo Titles over two nights along with…

A Review of the Next Gen Nationals

30/05/2023

By Scott Kernahan Night 1 – NexTgen Junior Sedans Nationals Dirt Karts 5 contestants battled over 3 heats and a Feature race with Tony Brown being undefeated all night to continue with his stella form for Season 2023. Bradley Fichtner was the best of the rest with two second placings in the heats and runner…

Round 3 – Darwin Street Stock Title Review

08/05/2023

By Scott Kernahan  Street Stocks took centre stage at Darwin’s Northline Speedway on Saturday night 6th May 2023 for the Darwin Street Stock Title and were ably supported by the season opening debut of the Sprintcars and Wingless Sprintcars.  Junior Sedans continued their march towards the Next Gen Junior Sedan Nationals competition on 26-27 May…

A roaring opening night

01/05/2023

Northline Speedway roared back to life on Saturday night 29th April 2023 albeit a week later than planned due to seasonal rain here in Darwin. Nevertheless after a superb effort by a hearty band of Committee Members, Volunteers, Officials, Drivers and Riders and a host of other people the track was in mint condition for…

Junior Sedans ready for the year ahead.

15/02/2023

They say that the secret to the success in any sport is the nurturing and growth in Junior development of that sport.  Well that is very evident with the rise and rise of the Junior Sedan section at Darwin’s 7 Mate Northline Speedway. The roller coaster ride for the Junior Sedans over the past few…

Wingless Sprint nominations off to a roaring start

07/02/2023

The Wingless Sprint division return to the program for the 2023 Chariots of Thunder Sprintcar Series and with nominations only being open from Saturday, we are set for a spectacular show with only two lucky nomination spots up for grabs. The popularity of the section continues to grow year on year and seeing how quickly…

RECORD ATTENDANCE DELIVERS RECORD BREAKING RESULTS

02/02/2023

The annual Ostojic Group Chariots of Thunder Sprintcar Series hit a record attendance this August with 20,465 racing fans flocking to Northline Speedway in Darwin. Work completed by independent research company, IER has shown that the surge in attendance has delivered some outstanding results for the local community. Although the event remains the pride and…

Ben Junior Atkinson continues after major win at 2022 Chariots of Thunder.

02/02/2023

To say that Season 2022 has been a break-out year for Benny J Atkinson would be an understatement.  Into his 3rd full season of racing 410 Sprintcars Benny J achieved his first Feature Race win plus completing the last night of Chariots of Thunder with a resounding win in the last Feature Race of the…

INAUGURAL NEXT GEN SHOWDOWN SET FOR DARWIN 2023

02/02/2023

The inaugural Next Gen Showdown is set to form part of the 2023 racing calendar at Northline Speedway on 26th – 27th May. Over the last five years, the Junior Sedan division has been on a journey at Northline Speedway. The division achieved great success after hosting the Australian Title in 2017 with 60 competitors…

2023 CHARIOTS OF THUNDER SET FOR ANOTHER YEAR OF RECORDS

01/02/2023

The 2023 Chariots of Thunder Sprintcar Series returns to Northline Speedway on the 18-19 and 25-26 August. After a record breaking year across the board with an in-venue crowd of 20,465 and $11.4 million dollars injected into the Northern Territory economy – the team have continued to plan a year that is set for another…