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Rod and Emily Williams, the father-daughter duo from Dalby Queensland, will take to the track from the 24-25th of August and compete against each other for the first time in the Extreme bracket at the 2019 Garrett Advancing Motion Brisbane Jamboree.

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Levi Addison may be new to the Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series but that isn’t holding him back – with just two rounds under his belt, he is leading the Modified Bike standings and has already clinched one ANDRA Christmas Tree.


The Nissan R35 GTR has a reputation for being one of the fiercest production cars available, and the four wheel drive, six cylinder-powered beasts have been a common sight at drag racing events around the country - with the Australian record for the brand recently being reset.

John Zappia went back to his match racing roots on a tour of central and northern Australia over the past few weeks in the Fuchs Monaro.


Crashes are part and parcel of all motorsports, including drag racing, but this wall-slap from Danny Makdessi's gorgeous four-door Valiant was one of the stranger ones we have seen recently.

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As the radial tyre movement grows, we are seeing more and more purpose built radial race cars arriving at tracks, like this Mustang stunner out of Profab.

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Leading Australian Top Fuel team Rapisarda Autosport International will race at the 65th annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway, Indianapolis, Aug 29-Sept 2.

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Drag News Magazine is Australia's only print drag racing publication and every six weeks we bring out a 64 page, glossy magazine showcasing the sport 'down under'.

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The 2019 Nitto Performance Engineering GT-R Festival hosted by Motive DVD saw over 300 GT-Rs converge on Sydney Dragway, as the event continues to grow as one of the largest gatherings in the world.


After a three race hiatus NHRA Pro Stock racer Shane Tucker is ready to get back on track this weekend at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway.

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The 2019 Junior Dragster Nationals once again brought together drag racing's youngest drivers from across the continent to take part in two days of fun and social competition at Mildura's Sunset Strip.

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Benny Stevens delivered some quick performances during the Nitro Harley Challenge as part of the 2019 All Bike Drags at Queensland's Benaraby Dragway last weekend.


Rod Harvey's 2JZ-powered Toyota Camry has moved ever closer to the world record after a 5.708 blast in testing ahead of the Jamboree.

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The NT Nats saw some of the best sportsman racers from around the country head north to Darwin's Hidden Valley Drag Strip for two days of racing.

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Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series competitors have impressed at Darwin’s Hidden Valley Drag Strip this weekend for the NT Nationals – round two of the 2019/2020 Series.

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The fastest racers for each of the 2019/2020 Summit Racing Equipment Sportsman Series brackets have been celebrated at the Hidden Valley Drag Strip’s NT Nationals ahead of Saturday’s racing.

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Christine Steffens is heading to this weekend’s NT Nationals at Darwin’s Hidden Valley Drag Strip (August 9 and 10) with plenty of unfinished business to spur her on.

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Specialising in race car and street car fabrication, Spot On Performance and Fabrications have been modifying cars since 2010. Owned by Danny Lansdowne and Andrew Coles, the pair have completed over 400 jobs for customers cars both in Queensland and interstate.

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Brodie Zappia has broken through to claim his first ever ANDRA Christmas Tree trophy on the weekend, claiming the Summit Racing Equipment Junior Dragster win over Sarah Donnelly at the Desert Nationals.


Drag News Magazine Issue 41 is packed to the brim, profiling the movers and shakers of Australian drag racing. In this issue, we find out why Wayne Newby is more than just a driver to the Rapisarda Autosport International team, we take a look at Simon Richards' Pro Mod-level Supercharged Outlaws Camaro, we speak with the only new 400 Thunder champion Ryan Learmonth and we hear from Chris Diggles about how budget record chasing is still possible.