Illabo Motorsport Park - Illabo NSW -
Vintage Speedway Tribute Meeting - August 17 2019
Peter Bowland - Bob Pymble - Gordon Benny Tribute Meeting
Photos courtesy of Keith Nicholls.©
Thanks Keith - great photos .
Well done Kerry Phelan whose inspirations brought the
Illabo Motorsport Park to fruition.
The three happy special guests for the meeting - midget Speedcar stars of the 1960s
Bob Pymble - Gordon Benny
Organiser Kerry Phelan was most pleased with the meeting. Reports of a spectator crowd of over 300 and an entry list of 40 Speedway vehicles.
The boys 'Salute the Fans'-Bob in the blue VW USA # 1- Gordon in the Offy USA #4 and Peter in his old drive the M&D # 4 with the V8 Daimler engine.
Aussie Speedway legend - Barry Graham enjoys a day out in his classic # 8 midget.
International Solo star and Australian Test rider of the 1960s - Greg Kentwell came down from Queensland for the meeting with his midget.
Jose' Sanchez hooks up his restored Alan Streader Holden # 34 Vintage midget through Pit bend.
Owner / driver ex midget racer John Field and his # 31 Classic midget.
The buzzing little Dirt Karts were on the programme.
Rods - Mods - and Sprintcars were also a feature of the day.
The Presentation dais - Kerry Phelan - Junee Councillor Mark Cook - Dennis Newlyn - Peter Bowland Gordon Benny - Bob Pymble - Sheridan Fitzpatrick of MPF Engineering sponsor of the meeting.