AEROFLOW OUTLAW NITRO FUNNY CARS
The 2017/2018 Meremere Competition Series Meeting 3 does not only provide an opportunity for local racers to build on their accumulated series points, it will include the famous and exciting Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Car round for the first time outside Australian soil. There will be eight Nitro Funny Cars and a wheelstander making the trip over. Aeroflow Outlaw Funny Cars will run at set intervals and normal racing will be interrupted to allow for the show (see Race Schedules on the day).
Gates open 9am – gate entry cost $20, kids under 12 FREE
Race entry opens 9am
Racing starts 1030am
1. If the weather is looking ominous leading up to the event on Saturday 3rd February, the Meremere Dragway Board will make a call on Wednesday 31st January so that the drivers and crew members can reschedule flights and accommodation as well as work and family commitments. If this is the case, the meeting will be rescheduled to 10th & 11th February 2018.
2. If the weather is mint and the meeting does go ahead on Saturday 3rd February but is not completed before sundown, then it will carry over onto Sunday 4th February.
As part of the Meremere Dragway Competition Series all competition vehicles are welcome to race in the following classes; Top Comp, Pro Comp, Super Comp, Competition, Competition Bike, Super Sedan, Mod Bike, Super Street (incl Teen Championship Racing), Screamin’ Eagles and Junior Dragsters. (Street legal cars can race only in Super Street and street legal motorbikes can only race in either Modified Bike or Screamin’ Eagle). PLEASE NOTE, THE PRO NOSTALGIA CLASS IS NOT RUNNING THIS
SEASON. RACERS CAN ENTER SUPER SEDAN OR THE COMPETITION CLASSES.
For Top Comp, Pro Comp, Super Comp and Comp – all vehicles 9.99 and quicker must qualify together in class. At the conclusion of qualifying, racers will be split into groups of Top 8 in Top Comp, second 8 in Pro Comp and so on. All Comp classes will run DYO.
Competition Bike, Super Sedan, Modified Bike, Super Street, Screamin’ Eagle and Junior Dragster will run as normal.
PLEASE NOTE, THE PRO NOSTALGIA CLASS IS NOT RUNNING THIS SEASON. RACERS CAN ENTER SUPER SEDAN OR THE COMPETITION CLASSES.
RACE ENTRY COSTS:
Competition Vehicles: $140 ($120 with NZ IHRA membership)
Super Sedan & Comp Bike: $120 ($100 with NZ IHRA membership)
Screamin Eagles, Super Street & Mod Bike: $80 ($60 with NZ IHRA membership)
Teen Racers and Junior Dragster: $20 (FREE with NZ IHRA membership)
Racers – please have your drivers license, drag racing license, log book and IHRA NZ membership card (if applicable) with you when you come to entry.
GROUP 1 & GROUP 2 RACERS: Please ensure your vehicle has been weighed and that this weight is recorded in the relevant section of your log book before coming to Race Entry.
Accommodation: please check out our Accommodation page for options. Camping is available at track for racers and crew only. Please camp in the allocated camping area. NO camping in the Pits.
|Dates||Saturday 3rd February to Sunday 4th February 2018|
Meremere Dragway (Drag Way Meremere) (Drag Way Meremere)