QLD Drag Racing Championships

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Ticket Prices:

Ticket Prices

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

Event Dates

9 July 2016

Queensland Drag Racing Championship

PLEASE NOTE: - The venue is to be cleared out after the July round  as there is a venue hire on Sunday the 10th - NO EXCEPTIONS.

The Queensland Drag Racing Championships bring racers from all across the state to compete for a prestigious QDRC trophy 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, Powercruise 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. 2016 will also deliver 3 exciting rounds of 1/8 mile action with the Kenda Tires Drag Radial again running during the QDRC season.


13th February 2016
QDRC SuperComp, QDRC Comp Bike, Donnelly Blasting Services QDRC Outlaws, Knijff Earthmoving Modified, Powercruise 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


19th March 2016
QDRC Comp Bike, Donnelly Blasting Services QDRC Outlaws, Knijff Earthmoving Modified, Powercruise Super Sedan, Prime Signs/Speed Elec Super Street, Sports Turf Services Modified Bike, Wallace Bishop Loyal Watches Junior Dragster, Super Gas


14th May 2016
Knijff Earthmoving Modified, Powercruise Super Sedan, Prime Signs/Speed Elec Super Street, Sports Turf Services Modified Bike, Wallace Bishop Loyal Watches Junior Dragster, Super Gas


9th July 2016
QDRC SuperComp, QDRC Comp Bike, Knijff Earthmoving Modified, Powercruise 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


20th August 2016
Knijff Earthmoving Modified, Powercruise Super Sedan, Prime Signs/Speed Elec Super Street, Sports Turf Services Modified Bike, Wallace Bishop Loyal Watches Junior Dragster, Super Gas


17th September 2016
QDRC SuperComp, QDRC Comp Bike, Donnelly Blasting Services QDRC Outlaws, Knijff Earthmoving Modified, Powercruise 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


29th October 2016
QDRC SuperComp, QDRC Comp Bike, Donnelly Blasting Services QDRC Outlaws, Knijff Earthmoving Modified, Powercruise 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. Entries will not be accepted on the day. All Entrants must hold a current permanent IHRA Drag Racing Licence.

Entry Fee -

  • Group 3 & 4 - $90 which includes driver and 1 crew.
  • QDRC SuperComp - $200 which includes driver and 4 crew.
  • QDRC Comp Bike - $90 which includes driver and 1 crew.
  • QDRC Outlaws - $200 which includes driver and 4 crew.
  • Testing - $90 which includes driver and 1 crew.
  • Extra Crew - $10

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

February, March, Septemer & October
Gates open 7am
Competitor Audit System (CAS) from 10:30am 
Qualifying from 12:30am to 5:00pm
Racing from 5:00pm. 


May, July, August
Gates open 7am
Competitor Audit System (CAS) from 7:30am
Qualifying from 9am to 1pm
Racing from 1pm. 

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, Super Street 10.00. If you run quicker than your respective cut off you will be placed at the bottom of the field regardless of your reaction time.

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 index – this will be as per the national index system, the QDRC index will start off the national record plus 1.0 sec
  • QDRC Comp Bike - to run off a QDRC index – this will be as per the national index system, the QDRC index will start off the national record plus 0.5 sec
  • 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
  • Powercruise 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 1, 4 & 6 - as per Australian IHRA rules

Racing -

QDRC SuperComp and QDRC Comp Bike will run 2 qualifiers and as eliminations, QDRC Outlaws will run 2 qualifiers and a 3 Round Shootout Plus Final, all other brackets will run 3 qualifiers and a 3 Round Shootout Plus Final. The final round on October 29th 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.

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.

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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