Motorcycle Racing Club of WA 
Promoters of Modern Motorcycle Racing & RidedaysWA Courses in Western Australia

October 13, 2017

Motorcycling Australia (MA) and Phillip Island Grand Circuit are pleased to announce that Entries are open and Supp Regs available for the 2018 AMCN International Island Classic event to be held at Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit Thursday 25th - Sunday 28th January 2018.

In its 25th consecutive year, the event features the International Challenge. A fiercely contested battle between Australia, the UK, USA and New Zealand along with a points score challenge for the perpetual Phil Irving trophy.

Past and present champions of motorsport worldwide will converge on the famous Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit for the 25th AMCN International Island Classic - Australia's largest historic motorcycle racing event and the third largest motorcycling event on the Australian calendar.

This highly anticipated event is a 'must do' for any motorcyclist, covering many classes and periods of road race, including:

Period 1         Veteran                Up to 31st December 1919
Period 2         Vintage                From 1stJanuary 1920 up to 31stDecember 1945
Period 3         Classic                From 1stJanuary 1946 up to 31stDecember 1962
Period 4         Post Classic        From 1stJanuary 1963 up to 31stDecember 1972
Period 5         Forgotten Era      From 1stJanuary 1973 up to 31stDecember 1982
Period 6         New Era              From 1st January 1983 up to 31st December 1990 (Excludes Sidecars)

Ultra Lightweight         Solo         Up to 125cc
Lightweight                  Solo         From 132cc up to 250cc (includes P6 250 GP & P6 250 Production classes)
Junior                           Solo         From 263cc up to 350cc (Excludes P6)
Senior                          Solo         From 368cc up to 500cc
Unlimited                      Solo         From 526cc up to 1300cc (Excludes P6)
Sidecar                                         Combined for all events (Excludes P6)
Period 6 Formula 75    Solo          526cc to 750cc four cylinder & 750cc to 1000cc two cylinder
Period 6 Formula 1300   Solo       788cc to 1300cc
Each competitor will receive a complementary invitation to attend the 25th Anniversary Gala Dinner (rider/passenger only). The Gala Dinner will be held at the circuit on Friday 26th January 2018. Camping is also available at the Circuit, details of same can be found here.
If you wish to purchase event tickets, campground passes or require more information please contact the Circuit on 03 5952 2710.

Pictured - Island Classic 2015


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