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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

Tucker beats top qualifier and a new NHRA winner in Arizona

Tucker beats top qualifier and a new NHRA winner in Arizona

24 February 2014

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Queenslander Shane Tucker once again snuck into the final qualifying spot for the second round of the 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Pro Stock Championship, however got all tongues wagging when he knocked off first time pole-sitter Chris McGaha in the opening round Read More

Pioneering Willowbank administrator resigns

Pioneering Willowbank administrator resigns

12 February 2014

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Willowbank Raceway’s board has confirmed that Sue Syrmis has voluntarily resigned as administration manager Read More

Young Aussies excel in NHRA debuts

Young Aussies excel in NHRA debuts

10 February 2014

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The two Australian rookies in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Championship - Shane Tucker (Pro Stock) and Richie Crampton (Top Fuel) have impressed at the opening round of the season, the Circle K Winternationals at Pomona in California Read More

Stuart Bishop wins first ANDRA Doorslammer Title

Stuart Bishop wins first ANDRA Doorslammer Title

2 February 2014

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Stuart Bishop brought the Perth Motorplex congregation to its feet as he took out his first ever ANDRA Championship Top Doorslammer event Read More

Surprise top qualifiers in ANDRA Showdown

Surprise top qualifiers in ANDRA Showdown

1 February 2014

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Two surprise quicktime men set the pace in the opening round of the ANDRA Top Alcohol and Top Doorslammer Championship at the Perth Motorplex, with locals Shane Weston (Top Alcohol) and Murray O'Connor heading the timesheets heading into tonight's eliminations Read More

David Murcott wins Australian Sprintcar Title Preliminary

David Murcott wins Australian Sprintcar Title Preliminary

1 February 2014

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Victorian David Murcott has taken out the preliminary feature for the Australian Sprintcar Championship at Tasmania's Latrobe Speedway, however it is New South Welshman, Ian Loudoun who is the surprise highest pointscorer after night one Read More

Zappia to start record chase this weekend

Zappia to start record chase this weekend

29 January 2014

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Record fields for Western Australia will line-up for the opening rounds of the ANDRA Top Doorslammer and Top Alcohol Championships at the Perth Motorplex this weekend Read More

Corbett sets New Zealand drag record

Corbett sets New Zealand drag record

28 January 2014

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Brisbane female racer, Kelly Corbett has established a new benchmark for New Zealand drag racing over the weekend, firing down the Fram Autolite Raceway in 7.14 seconds, eclipsing the previous best time by three-tenths of a second Read More

Aussie drag racers to take on NZ

Aussie drag racers to take on NZ

22 January 2014

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Four Australian drag racers are hoping that Australia Day will mean success for them as they head across to New Zealand for a major drag racing event to be held this weekend in Auckland Read More

Stamatis returns for ANDRA opener

Stamatis returns for ANDRA opener

8 January 2014

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Former Top Fuel champion Martin Stamatis will return to action for the opening round of the 2014 ANDRA Drag Racing Series at the Perth Motorplex this weekend Read More

Sponsorship shortage forces Morgan to miss opener

Sponsorship shortage forces Morgan to miss opener

2 January 2014

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Reigning ANDRA Top Fuel champion Darren Morgan will miss the season opening round in Perth later this month due to budget concerns Read More