This page represents a 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 service is abused in any way it will be discontinued without notice. 
I would hope that this 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: June 23, 2020
This 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.
A $10 fee is applicable for all private ads from July 1 2019.
( Ad to run for 12 months)

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 after payment for ad..
$ 10 fee applicable from July 1 2019.
Email Me

This service is NOT for people importing cars and buying and selling cars.
Commercial ads : Starting from $ 100 per year.
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 
Maybe need some odd bits for that restoration ?
Have a look at my Bits & Pieces webpage    
Click here to view webpage.
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.
Brian on 0419 976 557 or
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! $10,500 U.S.D. with spares. Lou Savaglio,  
Re Listed 21.08.19  - (A Paid Ad)
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. $20,500.U.S.D. Lou Savaglio, 
Re Listed 21.08 19 ( A Paid Ad ) 
Contact Lou for more photos if interested.

For Sale #34 NSW Midget.
Started its career in W.A. early ‘80s as a low bar midget & 
came to NSW in 1989 and upgraded to Hi-bar in 1990 
 Edmunds chassis, recent rebuild of 13B motor  
 Front & rear suspension: parallel torsion bars
Diff: Quick-Change Rear & disc brakes LHS only 
Large display board, detailed car history and spares including rims, tyres etc 
Enquiries Contact: 0418 245 687 for further details 
(A paid ad - re listed 1.10.19)

All new private For Sale & Wanted ads for enthusiasts will attract a $10 fee( ad to run for 12 months ) as from 1.7.2019. I have supplied this as a free service for 19 years but now due to increased website fees a fee will have to be charged. I will let existing ads run free until September 30 2019 - ad can then be continued after fee payment.. Pay Pal is available for ad payments.
Like to re visit those Speedway memories of yesteryear ?
 Click on my Speedwaypics heading to view the range of 
Video & Photos DVDs I have created over the years.
Hi Brian, 
I would like to reduce my asking prices on the 2 cars I have on your site, The # 89 Don Edmunds midget will be $10,500 the #3 Barnett Champ car will be $20,500 
or both cars for $28,000 USD 
contact Lou Savaglio,now moved to Kansas City Missouri, 
816-874-2822 or 
cell 816-874-2828. 
Thank You Best Regards, Lou.
 Re priced and listed 21.8.10
FOR SALE  - Highly original Speedcar. 
Built in Jamestown S.A. Ford Zephyr powered, runs very strongly- build started 1959, completed in 1961. 
Spares and memorabilia included. Trailer optional. 
Price $10,250.    Ian M. 0419519016. E.
(A paid ad - 30.10.2019)

 "The Photographers"

This publication recognises 8 photographers who captured the history of racing at Claremont Speedway between 1966 and 2000. Featuring 122 pages of unique images from the lens of Peter Roebuck, Peter French, Bruce Hunt, Brad Steele, Bruce Russell, Brad Clayton, Jon Gall and Jason Sutton, this book is a must for all speedway fans.

With the Foreword written by Wade Aunger and informative captioning by Ken Brown and Brad Thompson, "Claremont Speedway Snapshots" will take you back to the golden era of speedway in the West.

Cost is $60.00, plus postage. 

To obtain this limited edition publication please email me on:

Peter G. Pascoe.
( A Paid ad - 1.11.2019)
Jawa 2 valve speedway bike, excellent condition , Runs great, new tyres and chains. 
New magneto gear $6000. Ph 0466 285 191  -  thank you Dave Donaldson.
(A paid ad - 18.11.19)

For Sale:
Graham Gallagher’s “ BIG HONKER” by Jack Stroud.
1966 World Champion driven by Bob Tattersal.
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 AUS $80,000. 0417 250 672.

For Sale:
Graham Gallagher’s “ HONKER 11.” By Jack Stroud.
Bob Tattersal USAC Champion 1969.
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  AUS $80,000.  0417 250 672.

A paid ad - 3.1.2020 - re priced 27.4.20
Manshed Auctions Australia - Vintage Speedway & Memorabilia Auctions
 Catalogue and Online bidding can be viewed at
If you are looking at selling any of your vintage speedway bikes, cars or memorabilia, 
give Keith Levy a call on 0409 099906.
(A paid ad - 4.2.2020)

For Sale
Solo Spares
Complete set of Joba guards - I x Rear tyre & tube - 1 x front tube - 
1 x pair new fork boots - 2 x Amal carburettors 1 x unopened R30 Oil - 
1 x seat bracket - 1 x spark plug - 1 x throttle assembly -
 3 x misc clutch levers - 1 x clutch cover.
 Variety of other small parts
$350 ONO
Email Phil
( A paid ad - 15.2.20)

Vintage Super Modified 
  Ex Ron Clarke Vic 55,
This all original car has never been restored, just maintained, 
with New front tyres, Brakes, Fuel lines, 
H/V Fuel pump, Carby overhaul, Plugs .
350 Chev Runs Well. Just been track tested after 40 years.
CAE Tail, CAE Dog Box, CAE quick change
This car has been placed in Aussie and State Titles
Full Documented history since 60s
Registered with N.S.W. Vintage Modified Association
$17000. Ph Dave 0466 285 191
( A paid ad - 16.5.20)
1976 Tognotti Chassis.
New Never used with Halibrand Diff with Halibrand JFZ Callipers
Schroeder Steering Box with Tognotti Steering Wheel.
$8000. Ph Dave 0466 285 191
(A paid ad - 16.5.20)

1973/75 Kurtis Kraft roller with custom nose. 76”, 4 bar chassis fits the larger driver. (Among the final batch made by Johnny Pawl) 2.3 Pinto power (a la Esslinger) with 2 SD Carter carbs. Assembled in the New York area and ran on the USA east coast until imported into NZ in 2016. Currently on 13” wheels but a set of 12” is included as is a full range(12) of diff ratios. This Car has beautiful lines and handles like a dream. It is a chance to secure a car that has iconic heritage at a realistic price. 
PRICE:  NZ$22,000 freight paid to an Australian main Port.   Details email Eric at :
( A paid ad - 22.6.20)

1969 “Hill-bilt”. 350 SB Chev with Petrol Injection. New restoration in NZ completed last Dec 2019. Runs and handles great. Competed mainly in the Springfield, Illinois area for over 10 years. Full history from Day One. A rare opportunity to own a genuine great era Car in mint condition. 
Price; NZ$40,000 – landed in a Freight Co Warehouse 
in Australia.
For more info email Eric at
( A paid ad - 22.6.20)

Vintage Compact Speedcar .
Reg with NSW compact Speedcar club.
Fuel injected Datsun engine completely rebuilt Streader diff. 
Disc Brakes front and rear.
4 spare wheels and Tyres show condition . $7000 
Also a fully Galvanised Trailer new axle ,hubs and tyres 
$1,500.00 Au.
Genuine reason for sale due to relocation.
Located Coffs Harbour area 
Call Mobile 0430 166 133 
Or Email
( A paid ad. 24.6.20)