The first night of the 2012 NT Quarter Mile Titles will go down in history as seeing the quickest Doorslammer pass at Hidden Valley Drag Strip.

Scott MacLean smashed the current record with a 5.886 pass at 243.33mph (391km/hr)

“It was fantastic, it just felt so right” beamed MacLean. “I’m pumped that I could finally get my 5 second pass here at my home track.”

“I’d just like to thank all my sponsors that have been there for me, AllTools, Ausblock,  EC Lubes, Mobil 1 and Signcity.”

MacLean unfortunately damaged the motor in the process but has promised to be back tomorrow for racing.

The previous quickest pass was set in May 2011 by John Zappia.

Pro Series Bike rider Scott White also pulled a 7.642sec at 175.5mph to reset the track record for Pro Bike. He says there is even more potential tomorrow night where he is hoping to drop into the low 7’s.

The D&M Colosseum saw some punishment with the exhibition burnouts of Mick Brasher and Ben Simpson. Brasher’s fast entries onto the burnout pad were a feature of the night and he’s all set to take to the Colosseum again tomorrow.

The D&M Enterprises Burnout Competition supported by Phil Kerr Service Centre was hotly contented and saw Chris Herridge take out the win in his V8 powered Holden Gemini, defeating rival Andrew Hall in a Mazda RX7. Ben Carter and Adam Berry tied for third place.

Day two will see gates open at 2:30pm with qualifying from 3:30pm before feature racing commences at 6:00pm.

Nitro car to call Hidden Valley home!
03 May 2017Nitro car to call Hidden Valley home!

Hidden Valley Drag Strip can now proudly claim it is the home track for a locally owned Nitro Funny Car. This Saturday night will see the car make its first pass on its home track with the new driver behind the wheel. Local business man Peter Coles is the proud owner of the Nitro Funny Car, howev [ ... ]

Racers return to welcome the 2017 season
28 Apr 2017

Hidden Valley Drag Racing Association successfully kicked off the 2017 racing season Friday 21st April with a joint testing session and Off Street event.   With the club under the new reigns of Matt Abel and a new committee taking a different approach to racing and the racers this, 2017 will be [ ... ]

Memberships for 2017 - get them now!
19 Apr 2017

Membership to the Hidden Valley Drag Racing Association is cheap and allows you to race in our Track Championship, as well as providing you with many great discounts. To become a member for 2017, click here.

Off Street / Test and Tune postponed to Friday April 21
12 Apr 2017

Unfortunately we have had to postpone the Good Friday Off Street and Test and Tune event to next Friday, April 21. The rain we have seen this week has prevented our team from being able to prep the track properly for safe racing, as much as they have tried. Hope to see you next Friday!

Hidden Valley horsepower returns for 2017
11 Apr 2017Hidden Valley horsepower returns for 2017

The Hidden Valley Drag Strip will come alive to the sounds of high horsepower drag racing for the first time in 2017 with the running of the Good Friday Off Street and Test and Tune on April 14.

More News