The second major ANDRA Drag Racing Series event to be held at Calder Park Raceway since the return of championship competition to the venue has received corporate support in the form of Fiat Chrysler and Essendon Jeep.
The Southern Nationals presented by Fiat Chrysler and Essendon Jeep includes points rounds of Top Doorslammer, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle plus the Aeroflow Sportsman Drag Racing Championship are heading to Calder for the first time since 2001 on April 4-5.
“It’s great to have such a world-class brand associated with a race back at Calder for such a big event,” said promoter Peter Pisalidis.
“All the locals are ecstatic in not having to travel interstate to compete in a points round and sleep in their own beds each night.”
Fans of the Chrysler marque will have plenty of racers to cheer for including Mopar factory backed Lee Bektash and Peter Kapiris in one of the world’s quickest Saratogas.
Entries for the event are open at www.calderparkdragracing.com.au.