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New Australian Nitro Tour headlined by NHRA champ, Ron Capps

New Australian Nitro Tour headlined by NHRA champ, Ron Capps

One of the leading lights in the NHRA Mello Yello Funny Car Series, Ron Capps will head down under to be the headline act at Sydney Dragway on November 23 in a new Nitro category to Australia - Outlaw Nitro Funny Cars. Read More

Antron Brown takes second 2013 NHRA Top Fuel win

Antron Brown takes second 2013 NHRA Top Fuel win

It may have taken a week due to inclement weather, but Antron Brown took out the NHRA Mello Yello event at Atlanta, defeating Brandon Bernstein in the final, whilst Johnny Gray and Mike Edwards took out Funny Car and Pro Stock respectively Read More

Lee Beard departs Rapisarda Autosport Top Fuel team

Lee Beard departs Rapisarda Autosport Top Fuel team

Australian NHRA team, Rapisarda Autosport International has been dealt a significant blow with veteran crew chief, Lee Beard departing the organisation Read More

VIDEO: Chris Matheson escapes with foot fractures after 370kph crash

VIDEO: Chris Matheson escapes with foot fractures after 370kph crash

Australian Top Bike drag racing Champion, Chris Matheson has been fortunate to get away with some minor foot fractures after a frightful get off at the Nitro Champs in Sydney over the weekend Read More

Washout for NHRA Atlanta

Washout for NHRA Atlanta

The Atlanta Dragway NHRA event has had to be postponed after persistent rain in the area played havoc with organisers Read More

Three first time winners take the Nitro Champs glory

Three first time winners take the Nitro Champs glory

A trio of first time winners stood atop the rostrum in Sydney Dragway's Nitro Champs, the latest in the ANDRA Drag Racing Series headed by Pro Stock racer, Lee Bektash who was joined as a first time victor by Russell Mills in Top Alcohol and Graeme Morrell in Top Bike Read More

Darren Morgan tops Nitro Champs qualifying

Darren Morgan tops Nitro Champs qualifying

The Mildura Missile Darren Morgan broke his ANDRA Drag Racing Series Top Fuel stalemate with fellow Victorian, Phil Lamattina by setting the quickest lap in qualifying for the Nitro Champs at Sydney Dragway with a 4.77 second pass Read More

Records to tumble in 25 car Sydney Pro Stock battle this weekend

Records to tumble in 25 car Sydney Pro Stock battle this weekend

Just 16 places are available for the 25 Pro Stock machines that will make their way to Sydney Dragway this weekend for the Nitro Champs, with many predicting the category is on track for a record breaking weekend Read More

Rapisarda NHRA team narrowly misses out on semi-final berth

Rapisarda NHRA team narrowly misses out on semi-final berth

The upward surge of Australian team, Rapisarda Autosport International continued at Royal Purple Raceway outside Houston, with multiple NHRA Champion, Larry Dixon positioning the Sydney owned car fifth after qualifying for the O'Reilly Auto Parts Spring Nationals - the team's highest qualifying position since entering drag racing's elite competition Read More

V8/bike/drags format gains weight in Top End

V8/bike/drags format gains weight in Top End

The Northern Territory’s burgeoning growth in motor racing is raising hope that Darwin’s Hidden Valley circuit could be in the running to revive the Triple Challenge format of disciplines Read More

Tommy Johnson Jnr to pilot Rapisarda car in Sydney

Tommy Johnson Jnr to pilot Rapisarda car in Sydney

Two times NHRA Top Fuel final round winner, Tommy Johnson Jnr will fly to Australia next week to be part of the Rapisarda Autosport International team at Sydney Dragway for the Nitro Champs from May 3-5 Read More

Matt Hagan ends his NHRA drought, Larry Dixon shows improvement for Rapisarda

Matt Hagan ends his NHRA drought, Larry Dixon shows improvement for Rapisarda

It has taken 17 months for Matt Hagan to stand in Victory Lane after a Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Funny Car event, but he struck back at the 4-wide Nationals at Z-MAX Dragway in Charlotte, taking an emphatic win in a weekend of upsets Read More

New world record for Ben Bray

New world record for Ben Bray

Ben Bray has set a new world record time for a four cylinder sedan with a blistering 6.807 second run at 325.72kph (202.39mph) in his Nissan Altima at Willowbank Raceway Read More

American Champion adds to Nitro Champs Top Doorslammer field

American Champion adds to Nitro Champs Top Doorslammer field

Double IHRA Pro Modified Champion, Mike Janis will be a much feared addition to the Top Doorslammer field at next month's Nitro Champs at Sydney Dragway when he takes to the wheel of Sean Mifsud's striking orange and black Plymouth Duster-bodied machine in an attempt to re-set the Australian national record Read More

Phil Read returns to Top Fuel

Phil Read returns to Top Fuel

Triple ANDRA Top Fuel Australian Champion, Phil Read will make a return to the fastest motorsport in Australia at Sydney Dragway's Nitro Champs over the weekend of May 3-5 and has committed to the remainder of the 2013 Australian Championship. Read More

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