For the Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series, all the racers had two qualifying each day, giving them plenty of opportunity to improve, especially since Saturday was cooler after Friday’s heat.
The Goldenstates event name returned to Western Australia in 2017, with the 42nd running of the event seeing some awesome performances from the Top Doorslammers and plenty of tough times in the sportsman ranks too.
Doorslammer racer Owen Ducker was busy on the phone camera, check out some of the action from night one of the Goldenstates.
Yep while some watched Danny Green and Anthony Mundine bang each other in the head over 10 rounds, ANDRA Championship drag racing returned to Perth Motorplex with a bang of it’s own. The Goldenstates was back and with championship rounds for Top Doorslammer and Top Fuel Motorcycle. Anticipation was high to see who could run the numbers and who would win in conditions that were best described as hot and sticky.
Ten new records were reset following the 2017 ANDRA Australian Nationals at Calder Park on January 28-29
Four-time Australian Top Fuel Champion Darren Morgan has ended January on a high, standing in the winner’s circle two weekends in a row.
New York based Dom Laganascored his maiden win for Rapisarda Autosport International after defeating Darren Morgan in the final of Top Fuel at the 51st ANDRA Australian Nationals at Calder Park Raceway.
A strong and enthusiastic crowd turned out at Calder Park Raceway at the weekend to cheer on the Gulf Western Oil Team Bray outfit and their competitors for the Australian Nationals event.
Chris Matheson and his Nitro Voodoo team have won two from two Top Fuel Bike championship rounds at Sydney Dragway - the latest at the 400 Thunder Santo’s Summer Thunder.
John Zappia silenced critics in a dramatic way during the Australian Nationals, driving by the seat of his pants in the semi finals to dismiss accusations of traction control from another team.
WA Supercharged Outlaws racer Jon Ferguson will have his 55 Chev 'Matilda' at Perth Motorplex this weekend after a short break from racing.
When it comes to Nitro Harley racing in Australia, WA's Mark Drew is the man to beat. There is only one other rider to go within a few thousandths of a second of Drew's national record and that is Queensland's Damian Muscat.