Tags: meremere

Posted 14 Dec 2014, 9:29pm by Brent Shaw with 1 comment

Event > Oldschool Drag Day 2014 (Part 2)

Tags: events, drag racing, meremere, oldschool.co.nz, brent shaw

Here's Part 2 of my coverage from the Oldschool.co.nz Drag Day at Meremere, with another 30 photos and a few timeslip results that I have managed to gather from some of the participants...

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Posted 14 Dec 2014, 9:16pm by Brent Shaw with 0 comments

Event > Oldschool Drag Day 2014 (Part 1)

Tags: events, drag racing, meremere, oldschool.co.nz, midnight upholstery, brent shaw

Oldschool.co.nz is a New Zealand-based online forum and community that caters to enthusiasts of older cars of all kinds. The club puts on a number of events each year in both the North and South Island, including an annual drag day at Meremere Dragway. Since I don't have a running vehicle that can be classed as 'old school', I caught a ride with a mate in his AP5 Valiant, which not only took part in the event...

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Posted 24 Apr 2012, 2:52pm by with 1 comment

Event > Mothers Dragmasters 2012

Tags: rikki bloemsaat, drag racing, new zealand, dragmasters, 2012, meremere, fram autolite dragway, events

Dragmasters always causes an eruption among the drag racing community, young guns in vehicles of Japanese origin providing competition to the more traditional (and suitably elder) fellas in V8 powered rides. A showdown between turbo’s and technology versus carburetors and cubic-inches...

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