Custom Imports - Private Track Day Mallala Raceway
Here we feature Luke Boardbent and Justin Codr with their drift machines at
a private track day at in Mallala Raceway!!
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Cheering crowd protects hoon from police
A DRINK-driver was cheered on by a crowd of about 200 people as he
allegedly performed a burn-out just north of Albury on Saturday.
The rowdy onlookers then stood in the way of police after the car, a 1965
Chrysler sedan, took off.
Insp Tony Moodie, of Albury police, was yesterday appalled by the behaviour
of the people involved, who were believed to have been part of the weekends
Chryslers on the Murray event.
The disturbing thing about this incident is the amount of people standing
with their family without a care in the world, in close proximity to a man,
cheering him on when he was allegedly intoxicated, didnt have a current
licence and did not have proper control of his vehicle doing the burn-out,
What is even worse is that when police tried to apprehend the driver, a
large portion of the crowd turned on police, blocking their leaving and
allowing the driver to get away.
Some of those people can think themselves lucky that they themselves are
not facing court.
Adrian Froon, 23, of Moama, faced Albury court yesterday charged with
dangerous driving, mid-range drink-driving, driving while disqualified,
aggravated burn-out, negligent driving and disobey a police direction.
Police told the court Froon was seen doing the burn-out on Burma Road, in
front of the Ettamogah Pub, about 4.40pm on Saturday.
The burn-out lasted for about 30 seconds, producing a large amount of
Police approached the driver but he sped off through the crowd.
Several people then stood in front of the police car as it attempted to
Police were eventually able to move through the crowd and saw the car again
at the Hume Highway at the Davey Road off-ramp.
They said Froon lost control of the car and crashed into a sign before
continuing along Davey Road.
MG TC at Mallala
Filmed from a 1948 MGTC "Special" on a 4 lap sprint at Mallala. The car has
a supercharged TC engine bored to 1366cc, standard TC gearbox and a light
alloy/steel body. Original steering, shockers, beam axles, cart springs and
single leading shoe drum brakes make it a challenge to drive but it's lots
of fun! (Ignore the faulty tacho) The other car is a PRB Birkin S3 1600cc
Mallala Drift Practice - 14/3/09
Car is a Nissan HCR32 Skyline sedan - RB20DET, RB25 turbo, around 180rwkw - Bilstein/Eibach coilovers,
6/4kg - Shimmed VLSD - 7 deg caster, -1.5 Front Camber, -1 rear, roughly
1mm toe out at front, 1mm toe in at rear.