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Jason Line wins NHRA Pro Stock title

Jason Line wins NHRA Pro Stock title

31 October 2011

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Jason Line has clinched his second NHRA Full Throttle Pro Stock world championship at the Big O Tires NHRA Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Read More

Aussie-built Funny Car to debut in NHRA

Aussie-built Funny Car to debut in NHRA

24 October 2011

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Four-time Australian Funny Car Champions Peter and Helen Russo will debut a brand-new Australian-built nitro Funny Car at the NHRA Big O Tires Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway this weekend Read More

Vandergriff takes maiden NHRA win in Dallas

Vandergriff takes maiden NHRA win in Dallas

26 September 2011

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Bob Vandergriff Jr. has taken his first NHRA Top Fuel, winning the AAA Texas NHRA Fall Nationals at Texas Read More

Fuchs confirms title support for Calder event

Fuchs confirms title support for Calder event

12 September 2011

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Fuchs Lubricants has confirmed it will be naming right sponsor for the Fuchs Triple Crown Final at Calder Park Raceway on November 19 Read More

McClenathan takes Nationals win

McClenathan takes Nationals win

12 September 2011

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Cory McClenathan has taken his first ANDRA Pro Series victory after a stunning weekend at the Fuchs Australian Nationals in Sydney. Read More

Fabietti renews partnership with Holden

Fabietti renews partnership with Holden

6 September 2011

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Maurice Fabietti has renewed his partnership with the Holden Trade Club Read More

DRAG disbanded amongst ANDRA changes

DRAG disbanded amongst ANDRA changes

2 September 2011

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DRAG Ltd – the marketing and promotions arm set up to manage professional drag racing in Australia – has been disbanded Read More

Fuchs re-signs with Lamatinna's TF team

Fuchs re-signs with Lamatinna's TF team

16 August 2011

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Fuchs Lubricants has renewed its sponsorship with Lamattina's Top Fuel Racing team Read More

Aussie team to make NHRA return

Aussie team to make NHRA return

12 August 2011

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Australian NHRA team, Rapisarda Racing have announced a further NHRA Full Throttle Top Fuel program with recent Australian tourist, Cory McClenathan at the helm. Read More

Wilkerson wins in Seattle

Wilkerson wins in Seattle

8 August 2011

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Tim Wilkerson ended a yearlong winless drought by racing to his third consecutive O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Northwest Nationals Funny Car victory at Pacific Raceways outside Seattle Read More

Antron Brown wins NHRA at Sonoma

Antron Brown wins NHRA at Sonoma

1 August 2011

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Antron Brown raced to his third Top Fuel NHRA victory of the season winning at Infineon Raceway to clinch a berth in the Full Throttle Countdown to the Championship Read More

BJR engine man denied fairytale

BJR engine man denied fairytale

17 July 2011

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Jamie Noonan - engine builder for V8 Supercar outfit, Brad Jones Racing - was denied a fairytale start to his drag racing career at Willowbank Raceway, when rain struck right before his Top Alcohol Final. Read More

Tremayne celebrates as Winters finals washout

Tremayne celebrates as Winters finals washout

17 July 2011

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Winternationals to complete tomorrow

Winternationals to complete tomorrow

16 July 2011

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The Castrol EDGE Winternationals are set for a conclusion tomorrow - with clear weather being forecast - after a frustrating day at Willowbank Raceway, near Ipswich - which did not see one car go down the track. Read More

Morgan: No basking in Championship glory

Morgan: No basking in Championship glory

14 July 2011

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Australian Top Fuel Champion - Darren Morgan - won't be basking in the glory of his Championship win at the Castrol EDGE Winternationals this weekend as he aims to continue his run of success at Willowbank. Read More

Pro Stock record smashed in testing

Pro Stock record smashed in testing

13 July 2011

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The chase for the first official six second pass in Australian Pro Stock drag racing competition is on – with Dave Newcombe having recorded a 6.994 second quarter mile run at Willowbank Raceway this morning. Read More

Origin battle for Top Doorslammer honours

Origin battle for Top Doorslammer honours

6 July 2011

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A classic State of Origin battle is in the offing at the resumption of the Castrol EDGE Winternationals when two New South Wales drivers will battle two West Aussies for the ANDRA Pro Series Top Doorslammer crown. Read More

BREAKING NEWS: ANDRA CEO Resigns

BREAKING NEWS: ANDRA CEO Resigns

1 July 2011

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After 23 years in the role, Speedcafe.com can exclusively reveal that Australian National Drag Racing Association (ANDRA) Chief Executive Officer, Tony Thornton has today tendered his resignation. Read More

Neff and Worsham extend NHRA leads

Neff and Worsham extend NHRA leads

27 June 2011

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Castrol GTX Funny Car pilot, Mike Neff and Del Worsham have continued their stunning runs in the NHRA, extending their leads in the Full Throttle Funny Car and Top Fuel Championships respectively at Norwalk. Read More

McClenathan back for Winters re-run

McClenathan back for Winters re-run

22 June 2011

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American NHRA Superstar – Cory McClenathan will be returning to Australia to complete the rain abandoned Castrol EDGE Winternationals across the weekend of July 15-17. Read More

Hight and Dixon Thunder to Bristol wins

Hight and Dixon Thunder to Bristol wins

20 June 2011

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Robert Hight and Larry Dixon were the big winners at Bristol’s Ford Thunder Valley Nationals NHRA Full Throttle event, which had to be extended due to a rain delay that affected eliminations, meantime Mike Edwards edged out Erica Enders in Pro Stock. Read More

Drag's glamour girl on TODAY tomorrow

Drag's glamour girl on TODAY tomorrow

15 June 2011

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Drag racing's glamour girl, Michelle Osborn will be featured in a piece on the Nine Network's award-winning TODAY show that was filmed at the Castrol EDGE Winternationals last weekend. It will air tomorrow (Thursday June 16) after 7:30am. Read More

Winternationals postponed to July 15-17

Winternationals postponed to July 15-17

12 June 2011

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Overnight inclement weather in the Willowbank area has forced organisers of the Castrol EDGE Winternationals to postpone the final two days of competition until July 15-17, 2011. Read More

Surprises everywhere at Winternats Day 2

Surprises everywhere at Winternats Day 2

11 June 2011

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V8 Supercar engine builder Jamie Noonan has been one of the major surprises at Willowbank Raceway’s Castrol EDGE Winternationals today, sitting at the top of the Top Alcohol time sheets, meantime Phil Read was the best of the Top Fuel runners, while Darren Morgan wrapped up the Championship. Read More

Top Fuel winning crew chief youngest-ever

Top Fuel winning crew chief youngest-ever

11 June 2011

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Darren Morgan is now celebrating becoming a two time ANDRA Top Fuel Champion, but the Mildura racer deferred to his Crew Chief, Ben Patterson – who has become the youngest Title winning Crew Chief in any Top Fuel Championship in the world at the age of 22. Read More

Shane Tucker: I still aim to make the field

Shane Tucker: I still aim to make the field

11 June 2011

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Shane Tucker is still hopeful of placing his Monster Energy Pro Stock machine into the Castrol EDGE Winternationals field in tomorrow’s final qualifying session, despite a difficult first two days of action. Read More

BJR's engine man on top at Winternationals

BJR's engine man on top at Winternationals

11 June 2011

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Brad Jones Racing V8 Supercar engine builder, Jamie Noonan has made a stunning start to his drag racing career – ending today’s first two rounds of Top Alcohol qualifying in position one at the Castrol EDGE Winternationals on top. Read More

World first TF sim unveiled at Winternats

World first TF sim unveiled at Winternats

11 June 2011

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Darren Morgan Racing has unveiled a world first fully race ready Top Fuel drag racing simulator at the Castrol EDGE Winternationals this weekend – where race fans get the opportunity to run down the quarter mile. Read More

Cory McClenathan: "I'm here to win"

Cory McClenathan:

11 June 2011

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American NHRA superstar, Cory McClenathan isn’t in Australia for a free ride at this weekend’s Castrol EDGE Winternationals – he desperately wants to walk away with the trophy from Australia’s biggest drag race. Read More

Castrol EDGE Winternats kicks off in style

Castrol EDGE Winternats kicks off in style

10 June 2011

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Warm sunshine bathed the Willowbank Raceway for the opening day of the 2011 Castrol EDGE Winternationals, with close and fast fields being the order of the day in most classes. Read More