In case you missed it, the not so prestigious tree smasher club inducted a new member last weekend at the NHRA Lucas Oil Nationals in Brainerd.
For Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Car young gun Jake Donnelly, the recent meeting in Cairns was a chance to put some recent bad luck behind him and the team and return to the form that launched the likable Queenslander into podium contention from the moment he got behind the wheel of his nitro funny car.
Southeast Queensland's Warwick Dragway has changed sanctioning but not from ANDRA to IHRA, instead choosing a third option.
Most women celebrating a 20th wedding anniversary would be seeking an appropriate piece of bling to place on a hand or around a neck – but Western Australian Supercharged Outlaws racer Jodie Mellitt had different ideas.
The Aeroflow Nitro Hot Rods recently thrilled fans at Willowbank Raceway and the pair of nitro ‘open wheelers’ will be back on track to entertain the Sydney Dragway crowd with both cars and driver combinations set on running a 5-second pass at the Cruzin' Magazine Nostalgia Drags and Hot Rod Reunion.
Adelaide DragRace Promotions and Peter Pisalidis are set to take on the role as promoter at Adelaide International Raceway.
Raff Pironti's Torana is certainly one of those race cars that is more famously entrenched in the minds of fans and racers alike, and now the iconic blown machine is back on track.
Richie Crampton's victory at last year's Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals remains one of the highlights of his brief career for many reasons.
Nothing stirs up drag racing passion like a pair of nitro pumping fuel altereds, as the pairing of Psycho III and Berzerk from the Cowin Racing stable ripped out some record setting performances at the recent Cruzin' Magazine Nostalgia Drags and Hot Rod Reunion event in Queensland.
Rapisarda Autosport International is preparing for its latest foray into the USA, with Wayne Newby set to compete at the U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis in just over two weeks.
When the 62nd Annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals roll around at the end of the month, most Aussie fans will be looking for names like Richie Crampton, Wayne Newby and Shane Tucker. While we’ll all be cheering them on, keep an eye out for Mathew Leonard in Competition Eliminator.
Mopar fans are going to get a kick out of issue 19 of Drag News Magazine with three stunning Australian examples from one of the strongest automotive cults in the world. Taking the cover for this edition is Lee Bektash's 200mph Dodge Avenger. We chat with Lee about his Pro Stock career and what's ahead - could it even be retirement?