Malmo is race ready

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Time for Malmoe to host the second EDRS race event for the season. About 75 team have signed in. The winner from last weekend’s JrD Championship Central Lucas Karlsson is on site as the RU Simon Andersson. And at the list we can see that Johan Lindberg is on site to fit in to the Old 51 and the team around that beautiful Chevrolet -51.

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Sunny days at Tierp Arenas Test and Tune

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Tierp Arena was open for a Test and Tune weekend on 7th and 8th of May  enabling teams to get the vehicles in shape just before the race season starts. Eather and track conditions could not have been better. The track preparation crew headed by Kalle Brinell had done an excellent and to make things even better, the sun was shining all weekend.

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Santa Pod Raceway Golden Anniversary in 2016

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In 2016, Santa Pod Raceway celebrates its 50th birthday. On Easter Monday 1966, Europe’s first permanent dragstrip opened its gates for business. Today, fifty years later, the raceway hosts events throughout the year from two races of the FIA European Drag Racing Championship to the ‘Run What You Brung’ events. Continue reading

Injured hand can’t stop Kenneth Holmberg

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To be involved in a motorbike crash is never a good idea, but to do it just before the start of the racing season is even worse! And that’s what happened to Pro Stock Motorcycle rider Kenneth Holmberg. “Yes I know, this is not good timing at all, but it won’t stop us from starting the season at Santa Pod and doing the full FIM and EDRS Pro Nordic Motorcycle Championship tour,” said the Swecomposite rider. Continue reading

PTTM Musclecar Performance new partner of Vegter Pro Mod Racing

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A new name will be added to both sides of the Vegter Pro Mod Racing ’67 Camaro. PedalToTheMetal Musclecar Performance have joined David Vegter as his main sponsor for 2016. The successful and fast expanding company from Sneek can therefore be mentioned in the same breath with the at least as successful and fast Dutch Pro Modified team, frontrunners in the FIA European Drag Racing Championship. The team also announced that Adam Flamholc will be tuning the ’67 Camaro this season. Vegter made his first test run of the 2016 season last weekend at Malmö Raceway and was the quickest and fastest combination of all teams that attended the two day test.     Continue reading

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We have come a long way, but have a long road ahead..

May 6th: Today is one of those magic days. The first race of the season is on its way and reports från Vårgårda Dragway, Sweden says they are having great weather and have completed qualifications. We are entering “race mode” and that is a special feeling.   Continue reading

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