Category: Drag Racing

National Hotrod Reunion 2017 0

National Hotrod Reunion 2017

The sun was shining for this year’s National Hotrod Reunion – an event made even more special by the fact that it marked the 40th anniversary of racing at York Raceway! There were more new...

World Wheelie Championships 2017 0

World Wheelie Championships 2017

The World Wheelie Championships held on the runway at Elvington and run by Straightliners are an event that we’ve always been intrigued by – unfortunately in the past we’ve never known when it was on...

Dragstalgia 2017 0

Dragstalgia 2017

We always enjoy a trip to Dragstalgia at Santa Pod and this year was no exception – there’s always a real variety of vehicles both on display and going down the track. Some of...

Street Racer Championship 2017 0

Street Racer Championship 2017

There were 3 recent Street Racer winners ready and waiting in the pits this year: Russ Pursley with his Dutton, Ian Walley and his turbo Ford Cortina and Simon Boot and the Blown “Bootlegger”...

Northern Summer Nationals 2017 0

Northern Summer Nationals 2017

The sun was shining for this year’s Northern Summer Nationals & with it came plenty of action! The RWYB side of the pits seemed to be pretty quiet this time out, but the action in...

Nostalgia Nationals 2017 0

Nostalgia Nationals 2017

There’s always a great quality of cars at the Nostalgia Nationals, and this year was no exception – it wasn’t limited to cars either, check out the awesome rat-look flatbed truck! As ever, there...

Volkspower's Power Fest 2017 0

Volkspower’s Power Fest 2017

After a couple of days at Santa Pod, we went back to York for the Volkspower’s Power Fest meeting on the bank holiday Monday. There were a couple of new cars out for this meeting...

FIA/FIM Main Event 2017 0

FIA/FIM Main Event 2017

We always enjoy a trip to the FIA/FIM Main Event (and Euro Finals!) meeting at Santa Pod – what self-respecting drag racing fan doesn’t enjoy a whiff of nitro?! Saturday had gone really well, lots...

Northern Spring Nationals 2017 0

Northern Spring Nationals 2017

The weather was a lot kinder to us at the Northern Spring Nationals than it was at Easter, which made for a much busier weekend – including the arrival of the Straightliners club This weekend was...

Easter Nationals 2017 (Monday) 0

Easter Nationals 2017 (Monday)

The Easter Nationals meeting carried on into bank holiday Monday & the weather was much kinder than it had been the day before! Since quite a few of the racers had packed up and left...