Nitro Funny Car at Sydney Dragway
While this might not seem very special to our American viewers who can see
nitro funny cars whenever they like, but here in australia they basically
made the class exhibition only and therefore we don't get to see them too
often. So it was cool to see this funny car make a couple of half track
passes at Sydney Dragway. Video just doesn't give the full effect of nitro
cars, you have to be there.
PROPSI Doesn't Live Very Long
Dave Pendlebury put a lot of effort into his PROPSI hilux ute prior to
Summernats 25 but it all come to grief when a spark plug failed and the
engine hydrauliced (that's the word according to dave). It makes for a
fairly expensive rebuild and it'll probably be a while before we see PROPSI
on the track again.
QIK510 Datsun 1600 Burnout
Little Datsuns make great rally cars but you don't see them on the burnout
track too often. This little beast is packing an SR20 under the bonnet (I'm
pretty sure) and it's got the grunt to put on a decent display.
CUTSIK Comes Runner Up at Kandos 2012
If you want to see a textbook burnout, then this is it. Craig Whiddett did
everything right at Kandos, but it still wan't enough to win again Rodney
Water's flaming inferno.
Which begs the question, should we reward drivers for doing the wrong thing
on the burnout pad? Let's hear your thoughts.
UNLOAD Goes Xtreme at DECA
Steve Loader goes for a massive high speed tip-in at Xtreme Powerfest and
then sets fire to his VE Commodore. He recently sold this car as a complete