Willowbank Raceway filled to the brim with spectators for the 400 Thunder New Year's Thunder event, here is some of the action they witnessed in our photo highlights.
Among the cool things street car legend Larry Larson got to do while racing in Australia was to give some passenger rides, including one for wife Sherry.
Perth Motorplex played host to one of its largest ever crowds last Saturday night for the Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Cars.
Shane Kosteszyn returned to the track at Perth Motorplex for the first time in a while at the recent Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Cars event but all did not go to plan for the Ford Mustang and its pretty promotional team.
The "Mad Professor" Rob Taylor was back on track again today at Sydney Dragway with his new Camaro Top Doorslammer in quick time following his recent accident at Calder Park.
Communications Provider OVO Mobile has secured the live streaming broadcast rights for the 400 Thunder Australian Professional Drag Racing Series.
Four-time Australian Top Fuel champion Darren Morgan showed he was in it to win on Saturday, running the quickest pass of the New Years Thunder event at Willowbank Raceway.
Justin Vodanovich debuted his new nitro Harley at the Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Car event at Perth Motorplex on Saturday.
The Ekanoo Racing team out of Bahrain are not content with having the quickest and fastest import machine in the world, they are now chasing the outright door car record - and overnight they have achieved the speed mark at 277.99mph.
The new year has brought a new look to a number of Top Alcohol/Pro Alcohol teams.
Due to circumstances beyond its control, Swan Hill Drag Racing Club has withdrawn its Summit Sportsman Championship round that was scheduled for February 18 and 19.
Sini Sveiger launched his blown Torana into the New Year literally with this spectacular wheelstand.