Showtime for Nitro Vikings

Now that the racing season is over, it’s time to meet and thank the fans and partners, and meet new ones at shows and exhibitions. Maja Udtian and her Nitro Vikings Top Fuel Drag Racing Team had a busy but also very successful and enjoyable two weeks with the Offshore Technology Days and the Oslo Motor Show. Many new fans and potential partners got all the information about running a Top Fuel operation and drag racing in general. Continue reading

Successful Oslo Motor Show for Speedgroup and NDRG

Every autumn Norway has the biggest display and showcase of cars, bikes, trucks and almost anything you can think of with two or more wheels and an engine. This year’s Oslo Motor Show was bigger than ever. Over 45,000 spectators over three days! No display in Norway gets more attention. And of course Speedgroup were there together with Norwegian Dragracing Gardermoen (NDRG) and Gardermoen Raceway. Continue reading

Top Fuel licenced Dennis Nilsson eager to start a 2018 campaign

Dennis Nilsson didn’t make headlines with his final licencing run. No wonder, as the Swede had to do it on a cloudy and rainy Sunday, one week after the European Finals and without the die-hard drag race fans in the Santa Pod grandstands. But one attempt was enough and with 4.32 seconds at 272.11 mph Nilsson had his Top Fuel licence in his pocket. As the car is waiting in the workshop, the planning for a 2018 FIA European Top Fuel Championship campaign can really take off.

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Banquet time! Last call!!

Invitation to 2017th banquet and awards presentation for the FIA European Drag Racing Championship, Summit Racing EDRS Series, EDRS Pro Nordic Motorcycle Drag Racing Championship. Book the 25th of November at Sunlight Hotel & Conference in Nyköping. Everyone in our dragracing family is most welcome to this event! Read the invitation closely as al information about the event is to be find there.

Then register latest 25 October at:  http://www.dragracingeurope.eu/banquet-2017/

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Time to register for celebrations! Banquet time!

Invitation to 2017th banquet and awards presentation for the FIA European Drag Racing Championship, Summit Racing EDRS Series, EDRS Pro Nordic Motorcycle Drag Racing Championship. Book the 25th of November at Sunlight Hotel & Conference in Nyköping. Everyone in our dragracing family is most welcome to this event! Read the invitation closely as al information about the event is to be find there.

Then register latest 25 October at:  http://www.dragracingeurope.eu/banquet-2017/

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The European Finals, rain can’t stop the 2017 FIA European champions

The European Finals at Santa Pod Raceway was the sixth and final race of the 2017 FIA European Drag Racing Championship. Bad weather hampered the grand finale, but the champions couldn’t be stopped by the rain as they all reached the finals in their respective categories. With Duncan Micallef, Timo Habermann, Michael Gullqvist and Bengt Ljungdahl the FIA European Championship got the champions that deserved the titles the most, and luckily, the title race in all four classes was already decided before the rain brought an early end to the last event of the championship. The qualifying and eliminations results were published on Dragracingeurope.eu during the event, and all details can always be reviewed in the excellent live coverage on Eurodragster.com. In this article we look back at some highlights and notable events of the European Finals. Continue reading

Duncan Micallef, Timo Habermann, Michael Gullqvist and Bengt Ljungdahl clinch the 2017 FIA European Drag Racing Championship titles at Santa Pod

Duncan Micallef (Top Fuel), Timo Habermann (Top Methanol), Michael Gullqvist (Pro Modified) and Bengt Ljungdahl (Pro Stock) are the 2017 FIA European Drag Racing champions. All four drivers secured the title in style by reaching the final in their respective categories at the European Finals at Santa Pod Raceway. For Micallef, from Malta, and Ljungdahl, from Sweden, it is their first European championship. Habermann and Gullqvist, already multiple champions, clinched their title on Friday in qualifying. Continue reading

Antti Horto, Timo Habermann, Jimmy Ålund and Stefan Ernryd number one qualifiers at Santa Pod Raceway

Antti Horto (Top Fuel), Timo Habermann (Top Methanol), Jimmy Ålund (Pro Modified) and Stefan Ernryd (Pro Stock) claimed the number one qualifying positions at the European Finals at Santa Pod Raceway and will lead their respective categories into Sunday’s eliminations at the sixth and final round of the 2017 FIA European Drag Racing Championship. Continue reading

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BANQUET 2017!

November 25th - Banquet and Award giving ceremony. Location Nyköping, Sweden Sunlight Hotel. Entry is open! All info and order form, see the BANQUET 2017 page!

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