Former winners headline title entries
A field of 21 drivers has assembled for the WA Super Sedan Title, which will be held at Albany’s Attwell Park Speedway on Saturday, January 6 after the venue held the national title last season.
Speedway Sedans Australia released the field for the 2017-18 WA title last week, headed by former winners Warren Minshull and Bert Vosbergen.
Star super sedan driver Gary Higgs will be out to end a staggering run of close finishes, having been on the podium seven times but having never won the event.
Mt Barker’s Chris Pavlovich also looms as a major contender at the title, having won four feature races in the super sedan ranks already this season, while the likes of Kyle Larson, Damon Trouchet, Kemble Aylett and Kevin Bell have also nominated.
Defending WA champion Matt Pascoe, of Queensland, is unable to compete at the event, which means a new champion will be crowned.
The title will be a one-night affair with six qualifying heats before a 35-lap championship decider. Practice will be held on Friday, January 5, leading into Saturday night’s racing.
Albany last held the WA Super Sedan Title in 2009-10 when Marc Giancola defeated Gary and Keith Higgs.
In last season’s national title, Darren Kane beat Dave Gartner and Pascoe, with Minshull and Gary Higgs both recording top-10 finishes.
WA Super Sedan Title nominations
W3 Damon Trouchet
W4 Bert Vosbergen
W5 Kevin Bell
W6 Tristan Green
W7 Warren Minshull
W8 Chris Pavlovich
W9 Kemble Aylett
W10 Kyle Larson
W16 Damo Wallinger
W30 Peter Wallinger
W33 Glenn Smith
W34 Dean Shore
W38 Adrian Geary
W63 Tony St Jack
W68 Rob Knox
W71 Adam Campbell
W76 Terry Green
W81 Gary Higgs
W84 Brett Higgs
W96 Stephen Larson
W99 Lee Aylett
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