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Aussie veteran creates US drag racing history

Aussie veteran creates US drag racing history

7 October 2014

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Australian Drag racer, Steve Harker has created history in winning the NHRA Top Alcohol Funny Car Championship after a brace of wins in Pennsylvania over the weekend Read More

VIDEO: Wild crash marrs NHRA Charlotte

VIDEO: Wild crash marrs NHRA Charlotte

15 September 2014

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The first round of the NHRA Mello Yello Series Countdown featured a wild crash in the opening round of eliminations for V. Gaines Read More

NHRA Funny Car Star heading to Australia

NHRA Funny Car Star heading to Australia

11 September 2014

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American NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Funny Car racer, Tommy Johnson Junior will race in Sydney this November as part of the 'Night of Fire' event at Sydney Dragway on November 29 Read More

Aussie creates history with US Nationals win

Aussie creates history with US Nationals win

2 September 2014

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South Aussie Richie Crampton has added to a massive week for Australians in American motorsport, taking victory in the biggest Top Fuel drag race in the world - the US Nationals in Indianapolis, becoming the first Aussie to do so Read More

ANDRA Title favourites emerge in Darwin

ANDRA Title favourites emerge in Darwin

13 July 2014

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The heat of Darwin has seen John Zappia and Mark Drew edge towards the Australian Top Doorslammer and Top Fuel Motorcycle Titles respectively Read More

Phillips and Zappia top Darwin ANDRA Qualifying

Phillips and Zappia top Darwin ANDRA Qualifying

12 July 2014

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Gary Phillips has established a new Top Alcohol track record at Darwin's Hidden Valley Raceway, tearing down the strip in 5.468 seconds to establish the best time in the category for the ANDRA Pro Series round Read More

John Force takes NHRA win 140

John Force takes NHRA win 140

7 July 2014

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American drag racing legend John Force took his 140th NHRA Mello Yello Series event victory at Norwalk, taking the Castrol GTX High Mileage Ford Mustang to victory lane over Ron Capps Read More

Bray recovery showing encouraging signs

Bray recovery showing encouraging signs

15 June 2014

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Ben Bray has taken his first steps as his recovery from a career threatening crash at Willowbank Raceway last week stepped up a notch Read More

Bray career in the balance as tests continue

Bray career in the balance as tests continue

10 June 2014

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Ben Bray will undergo further scans in hospital today after breaking three vertebrae and six ribs in a high speed drag racing crash at Willowbank Raceway Read More

Harris takes Winternationals Top Fuel Win

Harris takes Winternationals Top Fuel Win

8 June 2014

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Damien Harris took the Top Fuel victory in the 2014 Winternationals at Willowbank Raceway, defeating Anthony Begley with a 4.756 second pass at 283.73mph Read More

Ben Bray in stable condition after crash

Ben Bray in stable condition after crash

8 June 2014

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Ben Bray remains in a stable condition in hospital following a high speed crash during Round 3 of Factory Xtreme at the Winternationals at Willowbank Raceway on Saturday Read More

Lamattina stars as Bray escapes crash

Lamattina stars as Bray escapes crash

7 June 2014

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Top fuel racer Phil Lamattina cemented his position as the fastest qualifier in the Winternationals at Willowbank Raceway with a stunning 4.560 second pass at 327.27mph in qualifying. Read More

VIDEO: Lucky escape at Winternationals

VIDEO: Lucky escape at Winternationals

6 June 2014

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Knijff Earthmoving Modified racer Danny Tuelstrup escaped unscathed after his dragster rolled during qualifying at the Winternationals at Willowbank Raceway Read More

VIDEO: Grace Howell on drag racing comeback

VIDEO: Grace Howell on drag racing comeback

3 June 2014

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Native American Grace Howell will make her comeback after a two-year break in the 16-car Pro Stock field at this weekend's Fuchs Winternationals at Willowbank Read More

Crampton takes maiden NHRA Top Fuel victory

Crampton takes maiden NHRA Top Fuel victory

2 June 2014

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South Australian driver Richie Crampton defeated Top Fuel points leader Doug Kalitta to take the first NHRA victory of his career in the Toyota NHRA Summernationals Read More

Porter and Crowley gear up for Winternationals

Porter and Crowley gear up for Winternationals

29 May 2014

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Chris Porter and Luke Crowley are eager to start the defence of their respective titles at the FUCHS Winternationals at Willowbank Raceway from June 5-8 Read More

Dobson aiming for four wins at the Winters

Dobson aiming for four wins at the Winters

23 May 2014

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West Australian Top Fuel pilot, Allan Dobson is looking to extend his winning streak in the ANDRA Top Fuel Championship to four rounds in succession at the Fuchs Winternationals over the Queen’s Birthday Long Weekend Read More

Double the Doorslammer action at the Winternationals

Double the Doorslammer action at the Winternationals

19 May 2014

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The Winternationals at Willowbank Raceway next month will see the Top Doorslammer field expand to a full 16 car field for just the second time in ANDRA Drag Racing history Read More

Antron Brown in fiery drag racing crash

Antron Brown in fiery drag racing crash

17 May 2014

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NHRA drag racer Antron Brown has walked away from a major crash during qualifying in Atlanta Read More

Allan Dobson takes Top Fuel points lead

Allan Dobson takes Top Fuel points lead

5 May 2014

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Perth racer, Allan Dobson has taken the ANDRA Top Fuel Championship points lead from Phil Lamattina after taking his third round win in succession at the X-Champs in Sydney Read More

Double double-ups at Willowbank

Double double-ups at Willowbank

20 April 2014

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The Saturday affair at the Santo's Cranes Super 3 Extreme Drag Racing event saw Australian drag racing icons Allan Dobson and Garry Phillips repeat the dose from Good Friday as they took out Top Fuel and Top Alcohol respectively Read More

Dobson wins Willowbank Top Fuel Night One

Dobson wins Willowbank Top Fuel Night One

19 April 2014

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West Aussie Allan Dobson has claimed an emotional Top Fuel A Final win at Willowbank Raceway for Rapisarda Autosport International in the event that pays special homage to the late son of his Team Principal Santo Rapisarda Read More

Strong top fuel field set for Willowbank

Strong top fuel field set for Willowbank

17 April 2014

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A strong field of seven Top Fuel competitors will line-up for the next two rounds of the Australian Top Fuel Championship at Willowbank Raceway, the Santo’s Super 3 Extreme Drag Race Read More

VIDEO: Drag Racing's Reed and Read

VIDEO: Drag Racing's Reed and Read

16 April 2014

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Australia's best racers will take part in Saturday's Santo's Super 3 Extreme Drag Race presented by Uplift Cranes and Titan Cranes at Willowbank Raceway, but will it be Steve Reed or Steve Read that will be amongst the winners? Read More

History making 4-wide Nationals in Charlotte

History making 4-wide Nationals in Charlotte

14 April 2014

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Swedish Pro Stock driver, Jimmy Alund became the first European to win an NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event when he took out the annual 4-Wide Nationals in North Carolina Read More

Bray duo pin hopes on set-up change

Bray duo pin hopes on set-up change

3 April 2014

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Victor and Ben Bray are pinning their hopes on off-season set-up changes to trigger consistency ahead of the latest round of the ANDRA Top Doorslammer Championship at Calder Read More

Ladies Day at Vegas NHRA

Ladies Day at Vegas NHRA

31 March 2014

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Two female competitors have taken out major categories at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event at The Strip in Las Vegas, with Alexis DeJoria winning Funny Car and Erica Enders-Stevens taking out Pro Stock Read More

Morgan and Gregorini open 2014 ANDRA accounts

Morgan and Gregorini open 2014 ANDRA accounts

3 March 2014

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Darren Morgan has shaken up the ANDRA Top Fuel Championship rankings with a stunning weekend at the Perth Motorplex, winning round four and ending the domination of Phil Lamattina Read More

Lamattina and Kapiris gain Motorplex Gold

Lamattina and Kapiris gain Motorplex Gold

2 March 2014

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Phil Lamattina has continued his outstanding run of form at the Perth Motorplex, winning round three of the ANDRA Top Fuel Championship and remaining undefeated in season 2014, whilst Peter Kapiris got his Top Doorslammer Championship account underway in the best possible fashion Read More

Drivers chase Lamattina at Westernationals

Drivers chase Lamattina at Westernationals

26 February 2014

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This weekend’s Westernationals at the Perth Motorplex sees Top Fuel join the traditional feature category, Top Doorslammer for the first time ever and a crack field will be chasing last round winner, Phil Lamattina Read More