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The unique format of the DENSO Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals does not intimidate Pro Stock racer Shane Tucker.

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As the ANDRA Grand Finals burst into life at the Perth Motorplex this weekend (April 6/7), Adrian McGrotty has been formally announced as the 18/19 Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series Super Gas Champion.

After a successful exhibition meeting at the 48th Annual Westernationals in March, WA Top Alcohol Teams be bringing their high-powered supercharged machines to the ANDRA Summit Sportsman Series Grand Final on April 6 and 7.

The bracket of Super Sedan might not take the limelight in the same way Funny Cars or Top Doorslammers do, but the competition is arguably the most intense of any category in West Australian drag racing right now.


The USA's Chance Lykens will be one of the drivers vying for $15,000 in the Gulf Western Oils Mega Race on Saturday at Sydney Dragway.

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Every year millions of people travel to Las Vegas and try to turn their luck around. This weekend at the DENSO Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Australian Pro Stock racer Shane Tucker will be looking to continue to build on his positive momentum from his east coast success.

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The 51st NZ Nationals was held at Masterton Motorplex across the ditch in New Zealand just recently, where Team 911 had its own emergency to deal with when their Ford Popular careered into the wall in spectacular fashion.

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The fight to be named the Super Stock champion of the 18/19 Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series will be hotly contested at the ANDRA Grand Finals event this weekend at the Perth Motorplex (April 6/7).


Electric cars might not be the whole future of drag racing, but they are a part of its future. It is time to start thinking about how we will be including this new type of motor into our sport.

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On and off the track, a close friendship has been playing a key role in the success of PremiAir Hire and PremiAir Racing for almost two decades.

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The 18/19 Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series title battle for the Supercharged Outlaws bracket will come down to the wire at the Perth Motorplex this weekend at the hotly anticipated ANDRA Grand Finals (April 6/7).

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Adverse weather condition still hampered the re-run of the 2019 Sydney Jamboree, but persistence paid off and the event was completed in a reduced capacity in front of what was still a solid crowd. Check out our action gallery of what is always a wild event.

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The fight for the 18/19 Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series Competition Title is set to be an interesting one, with the points leader absent and plenty of strong local competitors in the mix.

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They took out their first ever ANDRA Christmas Trees this season and now Paul Jennings and Nikolas Karanovic are set to do battle for the Super Street championship at this weekend’s ANDRA Grand Final.

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The weather gods were once again unkind to the Sydney Jamboree, but Team Bray Racing still managed to make powerful strides forward with the new set-up for Ben Bray’s Toyota Solara.

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John Zappia has turned mad scientist recently with his Fuchs/Dananni Hotshots Monaro, testing a variety of theories in the Summer Slam Series at Perth Motorplex on Saturday.


Australian Top Fuel Motorcycle No.1 plate holder Chris Matheson continues to develop his record holding, nitro-burning 1500hp + machine to try and achieve quicker times over the quarter-mile (400 metres) race distance.

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While we wait out the rain currently over Sydney Dragway for today's Sydney Jamboree, last night's testing produced some epic runs.

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Brad 'Fox' Cullen might not be a Mopar fan himself, but he certainly has the attention of the faithful. When the Pro Radial Valiant VC ute rolled out last year at Sydney Dragway looking like a mix of 90s Wild Bunch, Australian muscle and Pro Street, all Mopar eyes were on him. But he admits that he isn't a lifelong member of the cult.