After a week’s worth of inclement weather and an abundance of water on the track, Alice Springs’ Arunga Park Speedway was extremely pleased to be able to get last Saturday night’s racing underway with the annual Presidents Cup.
For the first time in a decade, Sprintcars, the pinnacle class of Australian speedway, are set to return to Alice Springs’ Arunga Park Speedway in April for the 2017 Easter Sprintcar Dance in the Desert event.
Alice Springs’ Arunga Park Speedway is set to host their season opener this Saturday night, with the opening rounds of the Junior Series and Quad Series in a double points round.
The redeveloped track and surrounds at Arunga Park has a good workout in preparation for the official reopening on Saturday.
Arunga Park Speedway has been in its current location on Herbert Heritage Drive since the 1960s, with the official opening of the old wall on April 23, 1973.