Perth Motorplex finally got to hear the sounds of some big, bad drag racing vehicles with its first test and tune of the season ahead of the Grand Opening on Saturday.
Many consider Top Fuel Bike riders the crazies of the drag racing world, and true, you have to be a special breed to ride a fuel scooter. But pull off the wheelie bars, bolt on a a narrow racing tyre - and in my opinion you have to be an extra bit of crazy to straddle one of the no-bar turbo machines.
Sydney Dragway has released at statement curtailing a full move to IHRA sanction for the venue - up until this point some events were still being held under ANDRA sanction.
Shane Tucker is heading into raceday at the 31st annual AAA FallNationals in the No. 11 spot. In his highest qualifying position of 2016, Tucker is confident they’re honing in on a solid raceday tune-up to be successful at their home track on Sunday.
Hidden Valley Raceway has wrapped up their track championship season for 2016 - here are the winners.
Grudge Kings promoter Po Tung has made the decision to cancel the Grudge Kings event on October 15 at Willowbank Raceway.
Who said radial tyres can't run fives? Kevin Fiscus has just proved the world wrong, slamming down a 5.973 at 251.77mph in Orlando.
Vlado Turic (St Peters, SA) is the latest Super Sedan racer to have an eye on joining the ever-growing Top Sportsman ranks but not before he tries to knock 4-time Super Sedan Champion John Kapiris off the mantle.
Willowbank Raceway today announced that the headline act for their upcoming Outlaw Armageddon event, US Drag Week Veteran Larry Larson, will now be racing both of his iconic Chevy street cars, with Willowbank organising to ship Larson’s amazing Chevy S-10 pickup alongside his iconic two-door Nova to launch a formidable two-car arsenal at the track’s much-anticipated Grudge-style showdowns throughout December and January.
Michael Braggs will debut his former Kurt Johnson, Jerry Haas built Chevy Cavalier at Round 3 of the Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series in Mildura October 22-23.
Pro Stock driver Shane Tucker will be driving close to his United States’ home as the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series arrives at Texas Motorplex this weekend for the 31st annual AAA FallNationals. The Australian racer takes up residence in Dallas, Texas when he is in the states and is looking to have home court advantage after a promising test session last week in Oklahoma.
Modified runner up Cory Dyson (Kilmore, Victoria) has taken the opportunity to refresh his engine and slap a new paint job on the Mobil 1 dragster during his extended off season break.
Warwick Dragway's signature event Dragfest is this weekend, so if you are looking for some racing action, then this is were you should head.
ANDRA have released the following technical update on roll cage construction:
It has come to ANDRA’s attention that there are a number of vehicles with Removable Roll cages, or Welded Roll Cages with removable sections, which do not meet the ANDRA Removable Roll Cage Specification, initially published in 2013.
Few events in the world are as tough on man or machine as Hot Rod Magazine's Drag Week challenge, held annually in the United States.