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The Dragnews Australia team brings you all the action of the second day of qualifying at the Fuchs Australian Nationals from Sydney Dragway.

Tremaniac Racing has proven that they didn’t make their investment in Australian Pro Stock Drag Racing just to make up the numbers on the entry list yet rather to make the numbers on the read out boards and the record books.

WA racer Maurice Brennan will be taking on the challenge of the ANDRA Pro Series this season with a shift into Top Doorslammer.

Santo Rapisarda is planning to compete his Top Fuel team in the NHRA by the end of the year.

Top Fuel drivers at this weekend’s Fuchs Australian Nationals at Sydney Dragway (SD) will race for the Louie Rapisarda Top Fuel Tribute trophy and a large cash bonus.

The Team Milwaukee Pro Stock Bike Team of Victorian Maurice Allen is ready to roll this season with new backing from Milwaukee Tools on board.

The new ANDRA website is now online, offering a fresh new look and easier navigation for competitors, officials and fans alike.

Willowbank Raceway will host the 20th annual running of the world’s largest Sport Compact Drag Racing event – the Jamboree - this weekend, Saturday and Sunday August 21 and 22.

Friday qualifying, at this years’ Fuchs Australian Nationals, produced a mixed bag of results. Once again the fickle weather took its toll on some of the enormous field of racers’ present.

The Dragnews Australia team bring you all the elimination day results from the Fuchs Australian Nationals at Sydney Dragway

War with doors, Wild Bunch State of Origin drag racing returned to the track at the annual Nostalgia Nationals at Willowbank Raceway on August 14-15.

After two long years in the build Dean Cordowiner's "EL SNIPER" Starlet is set to officially debut at jamboree 2010.

McDonald's launches 3 minute drive thru service promise with Top Fuel champion drag racing driver Phil Read.

Three time back-to-back Australian Top Doorslammer Champion John Zappia has secured new Naming Rights Sponsors for the new 2010/2011 ANDRA Pro Series, ready for the opening Round at the Fuchs Nationals in Sydney.

Dale Gummow is as excited as any person could be as she waits with great anticipation on the arrival of her new toy, a 1428cc Suzuki destined for Modified Bike duties this season at the Perth Motorplex.

There is now officially only one Pro Street organisation in Australia, that being the Australian Pro Street Association (APSA).

Western Australian Top Doorslammer driver Robin Judd will have a new look for his Studebaker at the Australian Nationals.

Former Super Stock racer Arthur Kolaroff will debut his GXP Pro Stocker at the Australian Nationals.

A new alcohol Funny Car for long time WA racer John Napier has been revealed.

Sydney Competition Eliminator racer Matt Lisle will be heading back to the US to compete in the ADRL Extreme 10.5 and NHRA Pro Mod.

Could it be that a certain Pro Stock driver with "Hollywood good looks" is entertaining the thought of a shot at the Pro Street Shootout at Willowbank in a few weeks? 

 

Multiple Australian championship-winning Rapisarda Racing will compete against the world’s best Top Fuel drag race teams at the final two (National Hot Rod Association) NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series events later this year.  

 

Nitro Funny Car's latest contender has a name that is no stranger to the breed and the experience has shown in the smooth way the team has begun their journey.

The Holden Torana is one of the favourite locals of the drag strip, with their short wheelbase but tough looks inspiring plenty of popularity.

The 2010/11 ANDRA Pro Series drag racing season kicks off next weekend with the Fuchs Australian Nationals at Sydney Dragway bringing a short off-season to a close.

The end of the 2009/2010 ANDRA Pro Stock season was nothing short of breathtaking with the Castrol EDGE Winternationals being the culmination of the season.

The 20th annual Jamboree lit up Willowbank Raceway at the weekend, with Rod Harvey punctuating the racing by becoming the quickest and fastest Sport Compact Car in the world with his performances in the Pro Turbo category.

Karl Firmin has some plans to move his Holden Commodore Super Sedan along faster this season with the offer of a new motor.

Who owns this beautiful new 57 Chev Doorslammer that is likely to be seen at the upcoming Australian nats?

Twenty years on and Willowbank’s Fast Fours & Rotaries Jamboree is now the biggest Sport Compact event in the world.

Theo Woollett and his ON EDGE Nissan GTR is looking for more at this weekends Jamboree at Willowbank Raceway. After a very promising Castrol EDGE Winternationals, where he stopped the clocks during qualifying, for a personal best 8.746sec at 158.37MPH.

Andrew Cowin has showed the Cowin Family Racing team will be a force to be reckoned with this season in Top Fuel, carding a 4.59 pass in testing at Willowbank.

Signs indicating that “only customers in cars or on motorbikes will be served” at McDonald’s Wetherill Park (Sydney) store will be tested when an attempt will be made to drive a Top Fuel Dragster through the store’s ‘drive thru’ next Monday morning.

Pino Priolo has recently landed his brand new 1937 Chev Coupe Top Doorslammer, making its debut at the WA Hot Rod Show.

Aaron Lynch is likely to make a return in Top Alcohol this season, sources have said.

Willowbank Raceway has announced changes to the 2011 Castrol EDGE Winternationals pre-event program.

One of the most hotly anticipated cars in the paddock has been the new Chrysler Saratoga Top Doorslammer of Victorian Peter Kapiris and the Murray Anderson-built machine made its debut appearance today in testing at Willowbank.

What current doorslammer driver has given his car a fresh coat of paint from the guys at Airbrushworld for the coming season?

Lamattina Top Fuel Racing is set to unveil its 2010/11 championship contender, pulling the covers off the new Fuchs Top Fuel Dragster at the upcoming Fuchs Australian Nationals.

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The possibility of ANDRA championship drag racing returning to Victoria's Calder Park Raceway has become a prospect with sources indicating government funding may be received in return for the track being upgraded to ANDRA safety specifications.

Richard Caval will be debuting the ex Bektash/Sideris Avenger with a brand new 400 Hemi under the hood.

The quickest eight Gas Motorsport Street 289 competitors from qualifying at the 2010 Jamboree will have the opportunity to race headups with a Pro Tree in a Chicago Shootout exhibition.

Another new Funny Car is being readied in WA with Greg Byrne putting together this new ride.

Following a difficult two seasons since the Global Financial Crisis began, The Top Fuel Promotions Team has reluctantly decided to sit out the Fuchs Australian Nationals, to be run at Sydney Dragway in September.

The Nostalgia Nationals are the biggest event on the Australian nostalgia drag racing calendar. Humpy Racing had an up and down weekend at the event held on August 14-15 at Willowbank Raceway. It started with a number of strong qualifying performances and ended with an incident after the finish line in the Team’s last race of the event. Fortunately Humpy Racing team owner and driver, Rob Brown, walked away from the incident unharmed though the car sustained damage.

Willowbank Raceway is pleased to announce a new concept in Street Series racing at the Ipswich facility – the Mid Week Masters.

Mark Mariani has capped off his first full-season in the Australian National Drag Racing Association (ANDRA) Pro Series ranks, finishing fourth in the 2009-2010 Australian Top Fuel championship series.

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