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Insiders say we may see one current GM badged team car jump ship to Mopar this season.

Haltech partners with PAC Performance to take on the Puerto Rican Rotaries at this year's Jamboree.

Mick Diblasi has a new Ford Falcon race car in the build to compete in Super Sedan at Perth Motorplex.

Jeffrey Clarke has made his name by racing a dragster in the Competition category but he has some grander plans ahead with a new Funny Car and a Pro Street Chevy Nova coming in from the US.

A current blown Sydney Group 2 racer is looking to step up to Top Alcohol competition in the near future.

An industry source has given the tip that one of Australia's most prominent Top Doorslammer teams will carry the Sidchrome name next season.

Meguiar's MotorEx is Australia's most prestigious car show, only accepting the best of the best of the country's show cars for display. A number of drag racers also used the event to showcase their latest creations.

It may be many months away yet but the Perth Top Fuel round could shape up to be quite a biggy.

Rumour is that there could be anywhere up to five local drivers contest the round, though four is more likely. Two will be obvious, with Martin Stamatis and Allan Dobson to be definite contenders, so who can guess the others?

Add to that the regular touring teams of Read, Lamattina, Morgan, Mariani and potentially Cowin, plus the Shepherd and Sainty families who were considering the trip and it could be the biggest nitro round yet in the West.

 

All South Queensland ANDRA Members, Licence holders and Stakeholders in the sport of Drag Racing are invited to attend this meeting to discuss ANDRA’s proposed transition to becoming a National Company as opposed to an Association Incorporated in South Australia.

The Santo Rapisarda team Funny Car fired its first shots in anger in 2010 with Allan Dobson in the hot seat.

Willowbank Raceway came alive last weekend with more than 450 cars at the track for the eighth annual running of Mopar Sunday.

Drag racing legend and current Australian No. 5 Top Doorslammer driver Peter Kapiris made the drive down from Melbourne last weekend to Portland’s South Coast Raceway to check out the race track and check over the progress of the current track upgrades. 

The upcoming big buck Outlaw 10.5 Shootout at Willowbank Raceway is stirring quite a bit of interest, the latest snippet is that several top line Pro Stock teams are looking at bolting on a set of 10.5 tyres to mix the competition up.

The Sport Compact Group continues to set the pace in the world of Sport Compact Drag Racing with the addition of some key new personnel to focus on the Marketing and Development of the Category.

As the 2009/10 National Championship comes to an end, Mackay racer Gary Brett and his team, Buddah Racing Team (BRT) are getting set to debut a new Super Sedan, as they begin to stage for the 2010/2011 racing season.

The Steve Turner Black Widow nitro FED hit the track last weekend at a Sydney Dragway test and tune, this is Turner's blog on the day about getting one of these beast down the quarter

Jay Upton and his Top Fuel Promotions Team had a mixed season in 2009/10.

The daughter of a current Australian Top Fuel driver is going racing, can you guess who?

The ANDRA Pro Series Top Doorslammer show from the Castrol EDGE Winternationals held at Queensland''s famed Willowbank Raceway airs on ONE HD tonight at 9:30pm EST (check local guides for other time zones)

APSA are proud to announce that Pro Comp Motorsport have decided to support Pro Street racing in Australia and put up $10,500 prize money to the winner of 10.5 Outlaw at the Sept 18th 2010, APSA Pro Street Shootout at Willowbank Raceway.