QLD Drag Racing Championships

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Kids 13 and Under - admitted FREE $0.00
Student (with ID) admission $18.00
Adult admission $20.00

Event Dates

28 October 2017

Queensland Drag Racing Championship

The Queensland Drag Racing Championships bring racers from all across the state to compete for a prestigious QDRC trophy and Track Champion status at Willowbank Raceway, delivering high-octane action for both racers and spectators.

Hosting championship racing for competitors across the QDRC SuperComp, QDRC Comp Bike, Donnelly Blasting Services QDRC Outlaws, Knijff Earthmoving Modified,  Queensland Rock Breakers Super Sedan, Prime Signs/Speed Elec Super Street, Sports Turf Services Modified Bike, Wallace Bishop Loyal Watches Junior Dragster and Super Gas brackets, the QDRC hosts on average more than 100 racers per round, with no shortage of thrilling action. 


25th February 2017
Donnelly Blasting Services QDRC Outlaws, Knijff Earthmoving Modified,  Queensland Rock Breakers Super Sedan, Prime Signs/Speed Elec Super Street, Sports Turf Services Modified Bike, Junior Dragster, Super Gas


18th March 2017
QDRC SuperComp, QDRC Comp Bike,  Knijff Earthmoving Modified,  Queensland Rock Breakers Super Sedan, Prime Signs/Speed Elec Super Street, Sports Turf Services Modified Bike, Wallace Bishop Loyal Watches Junior Dragster, Super Gas, Kenda Tires Drag Radial


13th May 2017
Donnelly Blasting Services QDRC Outlaws, Knijff Earthmoving Modified,  Queensland Rock Breakers Super Sedan, Prime Signs/Speed Elec Super Street, Sports Turf Services Modified Bike, Wallace Bishop Loyal Watches Junior Dragster, Super Gas


8th July 2017
QDRC SuperComp, QDRC Comp Bike, Knijff Earthmoving Modified, Queensland Rock Breakers Super Sedan, Prime Signs/Speed Elec Super Street, Sports Turf Services Modified Bike, Wallace Bishop Loyal Watches Junior Dragster, Super Gas, Kenda Tires Drag Radial


12th August 2017
Donnelly Blasting Services QDRC Outlaws, Knijff Earthmoving Modified,  Queensland Rock Breakers Super Sedan, Prime Signs/Speed Elec Super Street, Sports Turf Services Modified Bike, Wallace Bishop Loyal Watches Junior Dragster, Super Gas


16th September 2017
QDRC SuperComp, QDRC Comp Bike, Knijff Earthmoving Modified,  Queensland Rock Breakers Super Sedan, Prime Signs/Speed Elec Super Street, Sports Turf Services Modified Bike, Wallace Bishop Loyal Watches Junior Dragster, Super Gas, Kenda Tires Drag Radial


28th October 2017
QDRC SuperComp, QDRC Comp Bike, Donnelly Blasting Services QDRC Outlaws, Knijff Earthmoving Modified,  Queensland Rock Breakers Super Sedan, Prime Signs/Speed Elec Super Street, Sports Turf Services Modified Bike, Wallace Bishop Loyal Watches Junior Dragster, Super Gas

Entry - Pre-entries only and will be available on the website until 5pm the Wednesday prior to the event. Any entries received after the cut off may not be accepted, if accepted a $250 fee will be charged. Entries will not be accepted on the day. All Entrants must hold a current permanent IHRA Drag Racing Licence.

Please Note: Competitors are NOT permitted to enter Willowbank Raceway or pit before 3pm the Friday prior to the event.

Entry Fee -

  • Group 3 & 4 - $100 which includes driver and 1 crew.
  • QDRC SuperComp - $200 which includes driver and 4 crew.
  • QDRC Comp Bike - $100 which includes driver and 1 crew.
  • QDRC Outlaws - $200 which includes driver and 4 crew.
  • Testing - $200 which includes driver and 3 crew.
  • Extra Crew - $10

Schedule
(final times will be listed prior to each round)

February, March, September & October
Gates open 6am
Competitor Audit System (CAS)

Friday from 5.00pm to 8.00pm

Saturday from 07.00am

Qualifying from 9.00am
Racing from 3.00pm


May, July, August


Gates open 6:00am
Competitor Audit System (CAS) from 6:00am
Qualifying from 8:00am to 12:30pm
Racing from 12:30pm. 

Racing times can vary depending on entrant numbers - Please check racing schedules for each date.

CAS/ Audit - CAS and audit will be completed at the Scrutineering Shed.

Seeding -

All Brackets will be seeded on their reaction time in their first qualifier (except QDRC SuperComp, QDRC Comp Bike and Super Gas, which will be seeded as per IHRA rules). The relevant cut offs for brackets will still apply eg. Junior Dragster 8.00 – A/JD, 8.60 – B/JD, 12.00 – C/JD. If you run quicker than your respective cut off you will be placed at the bottom of the field regardless of your reaction time. Super Street 10.00

Qualifying for the Final Round ONLY will be as per the Australian IHRA rules and not seeded by the reaction time in their first qualifier.

In the case of more than one bye run, due to breakage or no show, Willowbank officials have the right to pair up regardless of seeding sheets.

Brackets

  • QDRC SuperComp - to run off a QDRC record
  • QDRC Comp Bike - to run off a QDRC record
  • Donnelly Blasting Services QDRC Outlaws – includes supercharged, nitrous and turbo vehicles with V8 engines only, running 0 – 7.99 (vehicles running slower than 7.99 may be put in the field if less than 32 but must dial in 7.99 or quicker)
  • Knijff Earthmoving Modified – as per Australian IHRA rules
  • Queensland Rock Breakers Super Sedan – 0 - 10.99
  • Sports Turf Services Modified Bike – as per Australian IHRA rules
  • Prime Signs/Speed Elec Super Street – 10.00-12.99 as per Australian IHRA rules - Street Vehicle Rules
  • Super Gas - as per Australian IHRA rules
  • Wallace Bishop Loyal Watches Junior Dragster - as per Australian IHRA rules
  • Kenda Tires Drag Radial - Round 2, 4 & 6 only. - as per Australian IHRA rules

Racing -

QDRC SuperComp and QDRC Comp Bike and QDRC Outlaws will run 2 qualifiers and eliminations,  all other brackets will run 3 qualifiers and a 3 Round Shootout Plus Final. The final round on October 28th will be run as Eliminations.

QDRC Points awarded as below

  • Refer QDRC Regulations for minimum number of entrants for points/prize money to be awarded
In Elimination Style formats: 
  • Five points for qualifying.
  • Five points for each round win in eliminations
  • Three points for a loss

Donnelly Blasting Services QDRC Outlaws, QDRC Supercomp and QDRC Comp Bike will have a bonus bracket for the first 2 round losers and the points will be

  • Three points for a win
  • Two points for a loss

In Three Round Shootout Plus Final format:

  • Five points for qualifying.
  • Five points for each round win.
  • Two points for each round lose.

Prizemoney

Refer QDRC Regulations for minimum number of entrants for points/ prize money to be awarded.

Prizemoney will be paid into nominated bank account the Monday after the event.

QDRC SuperComp               As per entry scale
QDRC Comp Bike                $400 / $200 = $600
QDRC Outlaws                      As per entry scale
Modified                                  $200 / $100 = $300
Super Sedan                          $200 / $100 = $300
Modified Bike                         $100 / $ 50 = $150
Super Street                          $100 / $ 50 = $150
Junior Dragster                    $100 / $ 50 = $150
Super Gas                              $200 / $100 = $300
Drag Radial                           As per Kenda Agreement
 

PLEASE NOTE:-
Testing is permitted at all QDRC events. 
All testing vehicles will be paired up. The only exception to this rule is for licensing vehicles.
In the event of the meeting running behind schedule, Testing Vehicles may have their sessions reduced.


 

 

 

 

 

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