Alf Barbagallo

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Alf Barbagallo
Nationality Australia Australian
Australian Touring Car Championship
Years active 1989-95
Teams Barbagallo Motorsport
Starts 12
Wins 0
Poles 0
Fastest laps 0
Best finish 24th in 1992 Australian Touring Car Championship

Alf Barbagallo (born 1942) is a former racing car driver and businessman in Perth, Western Australia.

Barbagallo won six Western Australian Sprintcar Championships, in 1967-68, 1972-73, 1973-74, 1977-78, 1978-79 and 1981-82. He finished second in 1965-66, 1979-80 and 1982-83.[1] He finished second behind Sydney driver Garry Rush in the 1987 World Sprintcar Championship at Perth's Claremont Speedway. He also finished runner up in the 1980 Australian Sprintcar Championship at Adelaide's Speedway Park.

Wanneroo Raceway’s name was changed to Barbagallo Raceway in 1992 due to Barbagallo’s sponsorship.[2]

Barbagallo sells luxury motor vehicles and boats and employs more than 140 people.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brown, Ken (13 February 2008). "WA title on the line". Automotive Holdings Group. Retrieved 4 January 2009. 
  2. ^ "Jack Daniel's racing duo head to Barbagallo with recent history on side". V8X. 9 May 2006. Retrieved 4 January 2009. 
  3. ^ "About us". Barbagallo Group. Retrieved 4 January 2009.