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Sydney Dragway and Atlantic Oils are pleased to announce that from 2019, Atlantic Oils will become the naming rights partner of the East Coast Thunder to be held in November at the iconic Sydney venue.

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Liberal-Nationals coalition leader, Matthew Guy has promised to build the “Colosseum of Drag Racing” in Melbourne if he wins government in next weekend’s Victorian State election.

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Both Rob Cassar and Rob Dekert went all the way to the finals at South Coast Raceway in their respective brackets at the weekend’s South Coast Nationals; round four of the 18/19 Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series.

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John Zappia more than made up for a forgettable Sydney trip as he blasted to the winner's circle at Perth Motorplex during the WA Drag Racing Championships.


Sunoco Race Fuels has been named the official fuel of the 400 Thunder Drag Racing Series. Sanctioned by IHRA Australia, the 400 Thunder Professional and Sportsman championship racers are in line for a share of the lucrative new contingency program.

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Zara Board has taken the Summit Racing Equipment Junior Dragster victory at South Coast Raceway on the eve of the first anniversary of her little sister’s passing.

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Coming into the recent 2018 East Coast Thunder event, 5 x Australian Top Bike champ Chris Matheson knew he was behind in the championship and needed to make a move in order to keep a potential sixth title alive.

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The South Coast Nationals is round four of the 18/19 Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series and is being held at Portland’s South Coast Raceway this weekend.

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The Perth Motorplex drag racing season is open once again with the running of the WA Drag Racing Championships.


No prep racing hasn't taken off in Australia yet like it has in the USA, but that may soon change with the Warrnambool And District Drag Racing Association to run an event at Warrnambool Aerodrome with a $10,000 prize pool on January 19, 2019.

Australia's quickest Nitro Harley rider Mark Drew is ready to make a return to racing at the Perth Motorplex on November 10.

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Looking for sleek, turbocharged, plastic race cars? This is not the place to find them. The Nostalgia Drags at Willowbank Raceway is a celebration of odd engineering, classic styles and quarter mile fun.

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Rodney Kerr credits being ‘in the zone’ at the recent Sunset Strip Nationals with allowing him to break through for his first ever ANDRA Christmas Tree and is hoping for a repeat performance at his home track for this weekend’s South Coast Nationals.

Willowbank Raceway has released a packed calendar of events for the 2019 season with almost 100 days of drag racing action listed, plus special events including the Queensland Auto Spectacular and blockbuster CMC Rocks country music festival.

Drag racing typically favours small cars with smooth aerodynamic profiles and light weight, but WA Super Sedan racer Jason Lippi has gone in the opposite direction, all in the name of fun.

Kelvin Lyle is Western Australia’s latest Pro Slammer hero, winning East Coast Thunder in Sydney on Saturday – his first ever national victory.

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Hot temperatures, hot action, here is a massive East Coast Thunder gallery by Drag News Magazine and Cackling Pipes.

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Spinozzi Racing and their Speedmaster Chevelle achieved their best result yet in 400 Thunder Pro Slammer competition, reaching the semi finals of East Coast Thunder at Sydney Dragway on Saturday.

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Adrian McGrotty got his 18/19 Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series Super Gas campaign off to a perfect start recently with victory aboard his Holden Commodore at the Sunset Strip Nats in Mildura.

John Zappia was left to rue what might have been at the second round of the 400 Thunder Pro Slammer Championship in Sydney on Saturday.