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New interim management at Perth Motorplex

New interim management at Perth Motorplex

15 June 2016

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VenuesWest has been confirmed as the new operators of Perth Motorplex on an interim basis Read More

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Dixon scores Winternationals Top Fuel win

Dixon scores Winternationals Top Fuel win

13 June 2016

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Three-time NHRA Top Fuel champion Larry Dixon defeated Wayne Newby to score victory at the City of Ipswich Winternationals Read More

VIDEO: Massive drag racing blow-up

VIDEO: Massive drag racing blow-up

5 June 2016

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NHRA Funny Car racer Jack Beckman speaks after an enormous engine explosion during qualifying in New Hampshire Read More

New operators required at Perth Motorplex

New operators required at Perth Motorplex

2 June 2016

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Perth Motorplex is looking for new management following a decision from the current operators to stand down at the end of the month Read More

Lamattina Racing to make one-off return

Lamattina Racing to make one-off return

4 May 2016

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Champion Top Fuel squad Lamattina Racing is set to make a one-off return with the team's long-time tuner Aaron Hambridge at the wheel at Darwin’s Hidden Valley Drag Strip in July Read More

McClenathan to make Willowbank return

McClenathan to make Willowbank return

15 March 2016

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Four-time NHRA Top Fuel runner-up Cory McClenathan will head to Australia to contest the Santo’s Super 3 Extreme Drag Race Event at Willowbank Raceway next weekend Read More

Willowbank Raceway CEO’s shock resignation

Willowbank Raceway CEO’s shock resignation

19 February 2016

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Tony Manson has resigned as chief executive of Queensland’s signature drag racing venue, Willowbank Raceway Read More

ANDRA appoints Grant Goodall as new CEO

ANDRA appoints Grant Goodall as new CEO

28 December 2015

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The Australian National Drag Racing Association (ANDRA) has appointed Grant Goodall as its new CEO Read More

400 Thunder drag series splits from ANDRA

400 Thunder drag series splits from ANDRA

13 November 2015

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The 400 Thunder Australian Professional Drag Racing Series has announced a new agreement with an American sanctioning body, confirming a total split with ANDRA Read More

McClenathan wins inaugural 400 Thunder event

McClenathan wins inaugural 400 Thunder event

8 November 2015

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American Cory McClenathan emerged victorious in the inaugural 400 Thunder event, Sydney Dragway’s East Coast Nationals Read More

Aussie Crampton wins again in NHRA

Aussie Crampton wins again in NHRA

19 October 2015

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Richie Crampton continued his winning ways in America's NHRA by recording a fifth victory of the season at Texas Read More

New $750k drag racing series launched

New $750k drag racing series launched

16 October 2015

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Details of a breakaway drag racing series have been unveiled in Sydney, including a $750,000 prize pool and Fox Sports television deal Read More

ANDRA drops bombshell on unification efforts

ANDRA drops bombshell on unification efforts

2 October 2015

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Australian drag racing has been plunged into fresh turmoil following a dramatic change of tack by sanctioning body ANDRA Read More

National drag racing series announces calendar

National drag racing series announces calendar

24 September 2015

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The newly formed Australian Professional Drag Racing Series has announced a 12-round 2015/16 schedule Read More

ANDRA appoints Curkpatrick as interim CEO

ANDRA appoints Curkpatrick as interim CEO

17 September 2015

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The Australian National Drag Racing Association (ANDRA) has appointed former Shannons Nationals boss Rob Curkpatrick as its interim CEO Read More

Drag racing champion guilty of drug offences

Drag racing champion guilty of drug offences

2 September 2015

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Former Australian drag racing champion Brett Stevens has been convicted of producing and trafficking ecstasy Read More

Aussie takes fourth NHRA win of the season

Aussie takes fourth NHRA win of the season

24 August 2015

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South Australian Richie Crampton has racked up another NHRA Top Fuel victory, beating home Brittany Force in the final at Brainerd International Raceway Read More

Australian drag racing mends its differences

Australian drag racing mends its differences

12 August 2015

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The schism which rocked Australian drag racing appears to be fixed with the ANDRA board and the country’s three major venues reaching common ground Read More

Lamattina Racing withdraws from drag racing

Lamattina Racing withdraws from drag racing

6 July 2015

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Respected Top Fuel drag racing outfit Lamattina Racing has withdrawn from competition indefinitely after more than 10 years at the forefront of the sport in Australia Read More

Breakaway drag racing series confirms calendar

Breakaway drag racing series confirms calendar

2 July 2015

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Australia’s new breakaway professional drag racing championship has confirmed a nine round calendar as part of its plan to revitalise the sport Read More

ANDRA unmoved by 'ultimatum' from tracks

ANDRA unmoved by 'ultimatum' from tracks

30 June 2015

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ANDRA has vowed to continue its Drag Racing Championship next season, slamming an ultimatum from its three premier tracks as 'counterproductive' to the sport Read More

Drag racing venues to form new national series

Drag racing venues to form new national series

30 June 2015

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Australia’s three major drag racing venues have announced plans to form a breakaway national championship Read More

Bray offers rehab advice to injured Lamattina

Bray offers rehab advice to injured Lamattina

9 June 2015

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Ben Bray has offered advice to Top Fuel star Phil Lamattina who is facing a lengthy recovery from a shattered vertebrae sustained in a severe crash at the Winternationals Read More

NHRA star claims Winternationals victory

NHRA star claims Winternationals victory

7 June 2015

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American Top Fuel star Cory McClenathan claimed victory for the Rapisarda Autosport International team at the 2015 Winternationals at Willowbank Raceway Read More

Stable Lamattina faces lengthy recovery

Stable Lamattina faces lengthy recovery

7 June 2015

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Phil Lamattina could face at least a year on the sidelines after sustaining a shattered vertebrae following a severe crash at the Winternationals, according to crew chief Aaron Hambridge Read More

Read thrills in Winternationals qualifying

Read thrills in Winternationals qualifying

6 June 2015

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Top Fuel racer Steve Read emerged as top qualifier in an eventful third day of the Fuchs Winternationals at Willowbank Raceway Read More

VIDEO: Lamattina hospitalised after huge crash

VIDEO: Lamattina hospitalised after huge crash

6 June 2015

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Top Fuel star Phil Lamattina has been hospitalised following a severe crash in qualifying at the Fuchs Winternationals Read More

VIDEO: Ben Bray returns for Winternationals

VIDEO: Ben Bray returns for Winternationals

1 June 2015

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A year on from a near career ending crash, three-time national champion Ben Bray will return to action at this weekend's Winternationals at Willowbank Raceway Read More

NHRA champion to contest Winternationals

NHRA champion to contest Winternationals

1 June 2015

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Two-time NHRA champion Cory McClenathan is set to join a 10-strong Top Fuel dragster line up for this weekend’s Fuchs Winternationals at Willowbank Raceway Read More

Richie Crampton wins NHRA Kansas Nationals

Richie Crampton wins NHRA Kansas Nationals

25 May 2015

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Aussie drag racer Richie Crampton has taken his fourth NHRA victory in the rain-affected Kansas Nationals at Heartland Park Topeka in Kansas Read More

Ben Bray set for return following horrific crash

Ben Bray set for return following horrific crash

26 March 2015

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Ben Bray is set to make his eagerly awaited return to the drag strip at Willowbank on Easter Saturday Read More