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Respected Top Fuel drag racing outfit Lamattina Racing has withdrawn from competition indefinitely after more than 10 years at the forefront of the sport in Australia Read More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

Vale Gary Miocevich

Vale Gary Miocevich

2 February 2015

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Australian motorsport and drag racing has lost one of its most ardent administrators with the death of Gary Miocevich Read More

NHRA legend John Force returns to Chevrolet

NHRA legend John Force returns to Chevrolet

16 January 2015

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NHRA Funny Car star John Force has announced a fresh multi-year deal that sees him join forces with Chevrolet from the beginning of the 2015 Mello Yello Series season Read More

ANDRA switches back to Financial Year calendar

ANDRA switches back to Financial Year calendar

6 November 2014

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With just nine weeks until its opening round of the season, ANDRA (Australian National Drag Racing Association) has released its calendars for the next two seasons Read More

Lamattina takes Aussie Title

Lamattina takes Aussie Title

3 November 2014

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The big powered matchup in the Australian Top Fuel Championship decider at Sydney Dragway lasted less than a full round of eliminations, with Phil Lamattina awarded the Aussie Title for the second time Read More

Ben Bray makes racetrack return this weekend

Ben Bray makes racetrack return this weekend

31 October 2014

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This weekend at the Australian Nationals at Sydney Dragway, Ben Bray will make his first visit to a drag racing track since his crash at the Winternationals in June Read More

Top Fuel title decided in Sydney this weekend

Top Fuel title decided in Sydney this weekend

28 October 2014

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The Australian Top Fuel Drag racing Championship will be decided between two of the sport’s heavyweights in Sydney this weekend, as Phil Lamattina faces off against West Aussie veteran Allan Dobson Read More

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