This page represents a FREE service to those GENUINE  PRIVATE enthusiasts wanting to buy or sell a Vintage Speedway machine or that special part for a vintage Speedway restoration. It is imperative that all parts etc. are genuine, available and are not 
mis-represented in any way. I will not be responsible for any transactions, as that will be strictly between the buyer and the vendor. All contact numbers must be supplied. . ( ie. Phone and e mail.)  I reserve the right to publish or reject your submissions........................Brian Darby
As with any service of this nature you must advise me when your part / parts  is / are: no longer wanted, sold or no longer available. If this free service is abused in any way it will be discontinued without notice. I would hope that this free service is used in the manner and for the reasons that it is presented. 
Sorry, I don't accept advertisements for Sprintcars or high bar midgets of any year.
For sales or purchases please contact the Vendor or                               Enquirer ONLY not me.
This page was last updated on: November 14, 2018
This FREE service is only open to Vintage and Classic Speedway machines.
  Classic Midgets ( no high bar cars )  
 ( Exceptions at my discretion ) Please specify year of build with add.
To place an add please email me.

only jpeg photos as an attachment please,
not as part of a Word document.


No high bar cars or late Sprintcars thanks 


 No professional restorers or people buying and selling cars etc..

PLEASE NOTE: You cannot place adds or photos yourself - Email me text and photo.
Email Me
WANTED - Hello Brian,
I have just come across your site in my quest for a carby spigot to fit my SPEEDWAY J.A.P
 it is fitted with a rare Cooper head. 
I also need a drive sprocket for the motor.
These two items will finish it off.
If any one can help my number is 0408 248 134
Regards, Jeff McAlister
Rear Axle from Early Morris J van.
The Bevel Drive type 5.125
Not the Hypoid 5.625

Mike Slaney 03 9551 6658

Set exhaust pipes purchased from the late George Tatnell with Offy motor believed to be off the 'WEDGE"
chrome poor, any interest 
CONTACT GORDON CLOUGH (07)  3803 5499  p.o.a.
Thanks GORDON CLOUGH  email

Contact Gordon.

 WANTED  To know the whereabouts  or any information of  the Gene Welch Chevelle, the first sedan he raced at Liverpool speedway USA 1 in 1971. Later driven by Hash Brown as 77 & 5  and John Hensby as number 48, has been said to still exist, possible Camden area any leads appreciated.
thanks Brian 
Ph. 02 9545 1940
Mob. 0401 065 727

When sending ADS PLEASE SEND TEXT AND PHOTOS SEPARATE - not combined          - I don't have time to re hash and completely re type ads  I - only want to cut and paste text and photos as sometimes I have to edit text for spelling etc.. Thank you. 

This FREE service is NOT for people importing cars and buying and selling cars.
Commercial ads : Starting from $ 100 per year for 12 months.
Alloy engine block, steel crankshaft. Assembly required. Contact for specifications–
0412 440 599 
Listed 29.9.14.

 A huge range of Speedway programmes, books, magazines, papers and photos.

Brian on
Like to view Speedway photos on DVD or want Speedway & Motor Racing Memorabilia?
go to :
and also my other new website 

Restoration project. 
Contact Tracey Dillon 0412 440 599
Darren Dillon 0417 709 986

Want to buy any Speedway photos- magazines, programmes ?
Email me on
I may have what you need.
Have a look at my new website for memorabilia FOR SALE.
Super modified Cp 27
Originally built in the around 70’s by Geoff Leigh & Jack Dawns
Chev 283 Motor9’ F100 diff
registed single axle trailer also include spare tyre and rims
Well maintain with some history
$10,000 ONO 
Ring Howard 0409411845


Seeking Holden Grey motor cast headers, alloy sideplate and timing cover. 
May consider all other grey motor parts.

Paul -  
Mob. 0403 218 804

“Wanted dead or alive"
 Vincent or JAP V twin engine or complete with side car.
Please contact Ian on 07/3205 6333 (work) or 07/32046466 (home) or

Many Thanks,
Ian Milton

Motor only - Godden / Jap or similar 
No need for mint but must be reasonable / runner
Thanks - Koppel

Koppel - +61 417 726 653

Hi , Brian, Wanted a Vertex- Scintilla magneto to suit Holden 6 red motor and Holden 6 grey motor must be in good condition , could you please organise this add for me please, my info ,contact , Rod , 
Rocket-man racing  0427231119 ,
 thanks Brian, kind regards ,Rod Scheffler....
Hello Brian
Could you place an ad on your Site please

Wanted to buy.
ESSLINGER EARLY 155 cu in engine preferably complete with all accessories wanted for Resto job.
Email Eric :

Eric Beardmore
New Plymouth, NZ

Click here to view new website.
WANTED -- live axle quick change diff & Steel birdcages Western Australia 
Maybe need some odd bits for that restoration ?
Have a look at my Bits & Pieces webpage    
Click here to view webpage.

Graham Gallagher’s “ HONKER 11.” By Jack Stroud.
 USAC Champion 1969. Driven by Bob Tattersall
Edmonds No. XLM048. space frame cross spring front, cross tortion rear.
Only one of two of this type.
Original museum condition “Bill Jones”110 Offy Engine No. 390.
Full restoration 2002. Vintage Speedcar Award 2002.
All original brand & type equipment.
Full history available.
Mint Condition.Ready to GO AU $100,000. 
Re listed 29.1.18


Graham Gallagher’s “ BIG HONKER” by Jack Stroud.
1966 World Champion driven by Bob Tattersall.
1949 Kurtis Kraft No. X350. Sold by Kurtis Kraft to Jack Stroud as a Kit Car.
Original museum condition “Bill Jones”110 Offy Engine No. 136.
Full restoration 1993. Vintage Speedcar Award 1993.
All original brand & type equipment.
Full history available.
Mint Condition.Ready to GO AU $100,000. 0417250672.
Re listed 29.1.18
Graham Gallagher’s Compact Speedcar / Liter Sprint.
Gardiner “Hombre” chassis No. 089638 coil-over front, cross torsion rear.
Fresh Suzuki 13B Suzuki Racing Development Racing Engine.
Mech. fuel inj., Crankfire ign, QC Speedcar diff, Alloy splined axel, KS Speedcar Power steering.
Spare hood + mold & tail full set spare wheels & Tyres, air tank & much more.
Ready to GO. PRICE REDUCED AU $ 10,000. 0417250672.
Re listed 29.1.18
Hi mate
I'm selling - vintage fuel injection

3xCSC mechanical vintage fuel injection. 
Brand new never run built in the 60s
$2000 Ono located Sydney
Also can supply a wade blower. 
Joe  0414 382 942

FOR SALE - F500 - 1970s - Honda CB500 - Dry Sump, new carbies, Methanol, new shocks, Some spares.
$ 5,000.00 ONO 
For F500 - ring Phil on 08 8297 2561
 Mob 0402 336 493
Re Priced 26.7.18
Speedway Parts FOR SALE
 JAWA 500cc 897/8 alloy rocker box cover in very good condition 
 Price - $50

JAP Speedway Pilgrim oil pump in very good condition which has been refurbished - Price $300
Genuine reason – seller downsizing

Contact Bill – 0405 716 238  or email 

Hello Brian,
I would like to sell my Jawa speedway bike through your site if possible, Jawa 500 4 valve upright frame number 78-10-6 engine numbers 89011-11-011k---4331.71 excellent condition photos attached I would like to get $6500.00 ONO Contact John Fielding 0418228008
Thank You
Regards John Fielding

Brian, I would like to place an add on your Buy and Sell page.  

Wanted To Buy: 2   13x7 Halibrand wheels, as per attachment. 
(one 2 inch offset and one 3 inch offset) .Walker or Allach replicas acceptable.
 Contact Mick Levy 0434 384 672 or 
Thank you. Mick
Listed Nov 2017
My entire collection of Vintage, Classic & Modern Speedway photos , collected over 60 years.
6 x 4 , 7 x 5 , 8 x 10 , 10 x 12 and A4 sizes. Originals and quality prints. From the UK and Australia over many decades. Very rare Solo, Sidecar, Speedcar, Hot Rod, Modified, Stock Car, Modern Solo, Sprintcar, Sedans, Super Sedans,Grand Nationals , Restored Vintage & Classic Speedcars & Solos - along with Speedway personalities photos  - all in easy to remove album sleeves and A5 and A4 sleeves. Thousands of now unavailable photos from the past  - some unpublished and unique - by all the leading Speedway photographers of the past.. 
Serious enquiries welcome but sorry, no "Just Lookers".
Probably one of the best collections in Australia.

The collection will also contain one copy of every Speedway DVD I have created over the years. Photo & Video ( worth thousands on their own) . A lot of history there !  go to
to view DVDs available 
Brian on 0419 976 557 or
FOR SALE  - Vic 59 – Barry Power Holden
Car was built using a ‘Doherty’ tube chassis and a former Johnny Stewart McGee fuel injected ‘Trackburner’ Holden engine and finished in 1968. Car was raced extensively in Victoria and driven at different times by;
Barry Power
Kevin Gormly (NSW)
Barry Sherburn
Barry Pinchbeck (NSW)
Ray ‘Noddy’ Bishop
Eric Smith
The car last raced in 1986 under the ownership of Smith.
  During its career it held lap records at the Melbourne Speedbowl and
 the Redline and Avalon Raceways.
The car won the Vintage Speedcar Assn (NSW)
 ‘Restoration of the Year’ in 1998.
Engine: Fuel injected grey Holden
Front Suspension: Transverse spring
Rear Suspension: Parallel torsion bars
Diff: Quick-Change Rear disc brakes
Large display board
Price: $ 35,000 Negotiable.

Contact: Barry on 0413 927 764
Listed 15.12.17

FOR SALE - # 47 – W & J Holden Special

The car was purchased from Jack Porritt in May 1969 by Warwick and John Barrett who completely rebuilt it for the 1970 season changing the number to
 # 47. It was stripped and rebuilt at the end of that season and fitted with McGee fuel injection and a Halibrand quick-change diff.

In 1972 the car was sold to Ross Hammond who raced it as # 17 at the Liverpool Speedway. When the car was involved in a big accident on the asphalt track in 1974 its racing days were over.

Chassis: Tube
Engine: Grey Holden
Diff: Lehane quick-change
Front Suspension: Transverse spring with swing arm shock absorbers
Rear Suspension: Parallel torsion bars
Steering box: Ross
4-wheel disc brakes
Large display board

Price: $ 35,000 Negotiable.

Contact: Barry on 0413 927 764
Listed 15.12.17

Hi Brian,
I am trying to find some parts for a 138 Holden grey motor for a project I am completing,
Parts I would like to find,
Triple or twin carby manifold.
Set of triple or twin SU or other carbies.
Jack Myers or similar headers.
Norman or similar supercharger.
Thank you.
Kind Regards,
Todd Grice
Listed 10.1.18

Hi Brian.- Can I please place an add in your For Sale section.

Halibrand Speedcar diff for sale excellent condition.
suitable for a Vintage Speedcar with most of drive line 
$1800.00 ono
located Sydney
Mobile 0430 166 133
Thanks Brian.
Keith Ryan   0430 166 133
Re Listed 18.4.18

Speedway Mini . FOR SALE
Fitted with a 1275 with a larger bore - lots of expensive goodies like Limited slip diff with semi straight cut crown wheel and pinion, 1.5:1 Titan Roller rockers. Ceramic Clutch plate, Delorto 45DHLA Side Draft Carby on 7 “ long manifold and 3 branch extractors to mention a few bits. The car has fibre glass front panels and door skins plus a new FG bonnet to go with it. There are some spare wheels too. 
$6000 for the lot and the price is firm. 
Please contact me if interested. Tony Buttigieg. 0408 731 441 

FOR SALE - Godden frame with mark5 motor built 1985 by Godden eng.winner of numerous trophys. Has been regulary turned over and oiled but never started since reconditioned.Im asking $8,000 Au. ono. contact
 Ian Proctor 07 3396 0697
Listed 31.5.18
FOR SALE _ TQ WA8 ex Bruce Moyle -1960s - Lera Weslake 4V engine- BSA Gearbox - Triumph Herald front & rear suspension - spare front body & mould. Quick car. For details 
 Phil on 0402 336 493 ( Adelaide)
 $ 6,500.00 ono. 
Listed 26.7.18

Car has been fully restored, fuel injected, new tires, motor, body panels. Mitsubishi Gallant motor, special racing head costing $5000 alone , new leathers, seat belts, two pack paint work chrome and ceramic finish wheels and new wing. Car is in as new condition. Melbourne 
Contact Rod Hunter 
Listed 3.8.18

Hello Brian,
Would it be OK to place a WANTED
 advert on your Web site.
This is the advert:
Triple HS2 SU Carburetors wanted:

Looking for a matched set of Triple HS2 SU carburetors in good condition. In need of a rebuild is OK but must not be missing any parts. Linkages not needed. 

Carl Mitchell
0478 010 761
Listed 5.8.18

Brian Mannion # 88 Datsun
Replica Vintage Speedcar.

Officially registered with Speedway Australia and the 
VSA of NSW as a Replica.
Fully re built Datsun 2 Ltr. fuel injected engine in 2012. Quick change rear end -  regularly shown in displays  - runs well.
$ 20,000 Au.
Jim Powell  on 
Mob 0424 745 458
Listed 28.8.18
These two cars were built in Jamestown S.A. Both cars are highly original. Speedcar is Ford Zephyr powered,
T.Q . is B.S.A. B.T.33. Spares and associated memorabilia included. Both run very strongly.
$18,000 the pair.   ( will separate) 
Ph. Ian. 0419 519 016.
Re Listed  30.10.18

FOR SALE in the US - 1977 Don Edmunds built Auto Research chassis #4BM310, The real deal still wearing original dash tag letter from Don Edmunds verifying delivery to his East coast dealer Ken Hickey in August of 1977 I have owned since 2/14/05 & restored to present running condition with race prepped 2.5 Pontiac Motor with Hilborn F.I. & Vertex magneto. All original as delivered equipment, Halibrand quick change rear, A.R.C. in & out box, Schroeder steering & Halibrand magnesium wheels. Still has original upholstery, fitted cockpit cover & cast aluminum grill all in excellent condition. The car has a beautiful as raced patina that draws crowds of admirers at every event I have raced in. It will come with spare motor, gears, T.bars N.O.S. hood, side panels & more. I will list in detail prior to purchase. A rare opportunity to own a historic part of racing history, just fuel up with Alky & go racing! $13,900 U.S.D. with spares. Lou Savaglio,  719-633-3858
Re Listed 12.11.18
FOR SALE in the US - ​Late 60s Champ Dirt Car, built by Gary Barnett, inspired by A.J. Watson & Grant King, Powered by 383 race prepped stroker motor, Hilbourn injection, Vertex Magneto ignition, 3" Halibrand Quick Change rear, C.A.E. in&out box, 4bar suspension & power steering. A great handling car with lots of power & always a front runner at vintage events. Very graceful classic 60s style race car with 100" wheel base that were known as Big Cars or Fairground Cars now Silver Crown Cars Right at home on 1/2 mile 1 mile or even larger tracks. I have owned since 2007 & enjoyed the vintage racing scene in the Midwest now living in Colorado so time to let it go. Fully "Dialed In" & ready to go racing, comes with some spares & Era correct 15" Halibrand Magnesium Rears &16" narrow front wheels. $23,500.U.S.D. Lou Savaglio, 719-633-3858
Listed 2.10.18
Contact Lou for more photos if interested.

Hi Brian could you please advertise my car for me.
Classic Super Modified D13
Built 1965/66 by Peter Denton
Motor 351cu Cleveland with 4 barrel holy on methanol.
Fe Holden Steering box.
J Van rear end currently 3.9.1
Tube front axle.Holden stubs and hubs.
Body cut down 1930 D.A.Dodge
Car comes with trailer spare rim and tyres diff centre.
Also spare J van diff plus other bits and pieces.
Asking price $11,500

Ring Rodney 0421 673 907
Listed 23.10.18

FOR SALE  Speedcar NZ 13
This is a genuine car with plenty of history Originally built by Gardner Engineering in 1978 and raced up to the mid 1980s.
The restoration/rebuild of this vehicle has just been completed by an extremely fastidious owner with no expense spared.
The Scat engine has been totally rebuilt with new components and is fitted with new Hilborn Injection and pump.
The majority of all other components have been re-crafted.
This car would pass (with flying colours) the most vigorous inspection.
Please phone for complete details
Serious offers considered
Bob Barnes (Adelaide)
0438 521 366

FOR SALE 1970s Super Modified #98
 This is a genuine car with plenty of history
 Total complete restoration carried out by a very fastidious owner with no expense spared
 Engine 350 Chevy - Transmission -Dog Box with clutch
 Differential - Modified J Van -  Aluminum Seat
 Stainless fuel tank
Phone for complete details.
Serious offers considered

Bob Barnes (Adelaide)
0438 521 366

Hello brian could you please add my bike to your website

  Speedway jawa 2 valve engine numbers 890-11-02 4331-71
it is a very clean original bike been in my garage many years time to let it go .
asking $5000.00
  contact bill white  0447 275 922  or email
best regards bill white 
 . melbourne .
Listed 6.11.18

 A Volkswagen engine for an ex Mel Kenyon Midget Speedcar restoration. Ideally complete .
 Contact John 0428 695 097.
Listed 14.11.18