Petteri Liimatainen, 16 years old from Finland, finished his junior career with a 3rd place in Central Division in the EDRS series last year, has now obtained his NHRA license. He attended Frank Hawley´s Drag Racing School´s 2-day Super Comp dragster class in Gainesville, Florida in March 2016. Thus, he became the first 16-year-old student from outside the USA to graduate the class and get the NHRA license.
Two days filled with action, when Gavle Motormässa held their first event in the coast town in the middle of Sweden. Together with Rawhill Racings Ida and Niclas Johansson, EDRS was on site to promote the series and to let visitors have a seat on their cool bikes.