Anita Mäkelä raced to victory in the Top Fuel final of the NitrOlympX, round four of the FIA European Drag Racing Championship at the Rico Anthes Quartermile of the Hockenheimring. The reigning FIA European champion defeated Maja Udtian in an all-female final, the second of this season. In Top Methanol Timo Habermann claimed the win after defeating Jürgen Nagel in an all-German final. Most successful driver at Hockenheim was Jimmy Ålund. The reigning FIA European Pro Modified champion was the winner in Pro Modified and Pro Stock as well. In Pro Modified Ålund defeated Jan Ericsson, and in Pro Stock the Swede was too quick for last year’s NitrOlympX winner Robin Norén. Continue reading
Anita Mäkelä (Top Fuel), Jonny Lagg (Top Methanol), Jan Ericsson (Pro Modified) and Jimmy Ålund (Pro Stock) claimed the number one qualifying positions at the NitrOlympX at the Rico Anthes Quartermile of the Hockenheimring and will lead their respective categories into Sunday’s eliminations at the fourth round of the 2019 FIA European Drag Racing Championship. Continue reading
Anita Mäkelä, Jonny Lagg and Jimmy Ålund leaders after the first day of qualifying for the NitrOlympX
Anita Mäkelä raced to the provisional number one qualifying position in Top Fuel at the first day of qualifying for the NitrOlympX, round four of the FIA European Drag Racing Championship at the Rico Anthes Quartermile of the Hockenheimring. In Top Methanol Jonny Lagg is the leader after day one, while Jimmy Ålund was quickest in both Pro Modified and Pro Stock as well. Continue reading
About 120 racers gathered for Sundsvall Raceway last race of the season. Saturday started off in sunshine and good racing.
The fifth race in in Finland and the 18th in total of the Summit Racing EDRS Series has crowned the winners in Jr Dragster and Jr Drag Bike. A big congratulation to the talent drivers.
Ida Zetterström made history by claiming the victory in Super Street Bike at Gardermoen Raceway, being the first female rider to win a race in the EDRS Pro Nordic Motorcycle Championship SSB category. Greger Johansson was the winner in Super Twin Motorcycle, and after a difficult start of the season, it was a well-deserved win for the Swedish rider who also recorded the quickest elapsed time of the event with 6.90 seconds in the semi-finals. For Thomas Pettersson the victory in Top Fuel Motorcycle at the Drag Challenge was also his first win of the season and a major step towards another EDRS Pro Nordic MC title. In Super Comp Bike Peter Svensson took the win, while in Super Gas Bike Jonathan Edwards was a very happy winner. Continue reading
After four days of great racing it was celebration time for the winners of the Summit Racing EDRS Series categories at Gardermoen Raceway. In many classes the racing was exciting with several surprises and in some cases the reaction times were decisive. Continue reading
Ida Zetterström made history by claiming the victory in Super Street Bike at the Drag Challenge at Gardermoen Raceway, round three of the EDRS Pro Nordic Motorcycle Championship. Zetterström is the first female rider to win a race in the EDRS Pro Nordic MC Super Street Bike category. In Super Twin Motorcycle Greger Johansson won his first race of the season after defeating Torsti Kettula in the final, while in Top Fuel Motorcycle reigning champion Thomas Pettersson claimed the win at Gardermoen. Continue reading