The West Australian Drag Racing Association (WADRA) recently held its awards night following the 17/18 drag racing season.

WADRA Club Award winners on the night were:

WADRA Bracket Awards:

  • Super Street Winner: Steph Gullotto
  • Super Street Runner-Up: Richard Stevens
  • Super Sedan Winner: Martin Mirco
  • Super Sedan Runner-Up: Nick Panagopoulos
  • Modified Winner: Paul Ryan
  • Modified Runner-Up: John Althuizen
  • Supercharged Outlaws Winner: Jodie Mellitt
  • Supercharged Outlaws Runner-Up: Alan Mahnkoph
  • Super Comp Winner: Jamie Chaisty
  • Super Comp Runner-Up: Ralph Lewis
  • Comp Bike Winner: Phill Paton
  • Modified Bike Winner: Budge Jones
  • Modified Bike Runner-Up: Zoe Nieuwhof
  • Summer Slam (Top Doorslammer): Wayne Keys
  • Jnr Dragster Runner-Up: Brodie Zappia
  • Jnr Dragster Winners: Zara Board and Kasey McClure
  • Top Sportsman Winner: Johnny Brecich
  • Top Sportsman Runner-Up: Colin Davis

WADRA Annual Awards:

  • Quickest Male ET: Andrew Katavatis
  • Quickest Female ET: Jodie Mellitt
  • Top Points Scorer Bike: Phill Paton
  • Top Female Points Scorer: Jodie Mellitt
  • WADRA Perpetual Trophy Awards:
  • Best Appearing Vehicle and Crew: Jon Ferguson
  • Best Appearing Bike and Crew: Budge Jones
  • Best Engineered: Wayne Keys
  • Best New Vehicle: Shane Weston
  • Top Points Scorer: Phill Paton
  • Reverse Gear of the Year: Hannah Johns
  • Club Member of the Year: Jamie Chaisty

WADRA also took the opportunity at the awards night to thank its valued sponsors for their support:

  • Stewarts Pest Control
  • Bendtech
  • Allfast Torque Converters
  • A1 Hi Performance
  • Final Drive Engineering
  • Speed Torque
  • Drive Straight
  • Caversham Plant Hire
  • Funky Chicken Racing
  • Wild Ivy Child
  • Paul Rogers Performance Transmissions
  • Lethal Industries
  • Kevex Industries
  • Igglesden Family
  • Dragtech
  • C&R Motorsport Developments
  • Corlett Family

Photos from the Awards night can be found by clicking here, thanks to Treasure Photograph.

WADRA’s mission is to enhance the sport of drag racing for all competitor and supporters by promoting goodwill and open communication between all competitors, supporters and race officials. WADRA meetings are held the second Tuesday of every month at 7.30 pm 12 Cusack Rd Malaga, visitors are welcome.

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