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by DLRA
Thu Oct 18, 2018 4:11 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Phase out of leaded fuel by September 2019.
Replies: 10
Views: 741

Re: Phase out of leaded fuel by September 2019.

I have had a good response from VP fuels and they say they are developing new fuels to provide options for all sorts of race vehicles.
I can't promise anything, but I do pass along any info that I can.
by DLRA
Thu Oct 11, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: 2019 Speed Week logo
Replies: 1
Views: 204

2019 Speed Week logo

Very pleased with this on several levels.
Congratulations to Rob Waters (truck), David Plecas (bike) and Team Terraplane (Gus Cooper, John Harvey Darren Banks)

Image
by DLRA
Sun Sep 23, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: LID LIFTER
Replies: 0
Views: 1061

LID LIFTER

We are always looking at new safety devices and ways of doing things. One of our committee, Rod Drabsch came across this device and put it past our Event Doctor who reckons it is an improvement on the "pillow" that has been around. It's used to get your helmet off without stressing or straining your...
by DLRA
Sun Sep 23, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Races on TV, and a couple of questions.
Replies: 7
Views: 6433

Re: Races on TV, and a couple of questions.

Kezza, this post was made back in 2004
by DLRA
Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:00 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: Turbinator goes Fast
Replies: 11
Views: 1478

Re: Turbinator goes Fast

Consistant 8) ,, im wondering if pulling the thing up has them not taking the next step, how much braking length do thay have on this course :?: They need almost twice the distance to pull up. I was reading something the other day and this came up, I was surprised at the start, but when you think a...
by DLRA
Sat Aug 25, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: DLRA Members
Topic: Two way runs for 2019
Replies: 35
Views: 4512

Re: Two way runs for 2019

G'Day Chris, It is the time shown on the timing slip. There is only one time shown on the timing slip, I'll have to check with the timers exactly what time that is. The SCTA interpretation is an hour. It was the opinion of the committee that they did not want to give them that long and that if they ...
by DLRA
Sat Aug 25, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: DLRA Members
Topic: Two way runs for 2019
Replies: 35
Views: 4512

Re: Two way runs for 2019

Ummmm, so with multiple entries using the one vehicle,, each rider/driver can only make their individual qualifying pass on the day, then all front the next morning for record return run :?: Ok, I'll try and step this out to see if it helps. The rule is; For vehicles where there are multiple riders...
by DLRA
Sat Aug 25, 2018 12:37 pm
Forum: DLRA Members
Topic: Two way runs for 2019
Replies: 35
Views: 4512

Re: Two way runs for 2019

I have an Oil Tank for my 2 Stroke Oil Injection will that be sealed or should that read All Fuel/Gas Tanks? It's only gas classes that get checked, I'm assuming they would seal your oil tank as well/ What is happening with Engine Capacity Measurement, is that going to happen? It is mentioned in th...
by DLRA
Fri Aug 24, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: DLRA Members
Topic: Two way runs for 2019
Replies: 35
Views: 4512

Re: Two way runs for 2019

As they say in the classics, hawk, I have some good news and some not so good news. I was saving this up for a news release in the near future, but seeing as how the question has been asked, now is as good a time as any Firstly let me say that what has been decided was not done in haste, there was s...
by DLRA
Thu Aug 23, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: On-line Entry portal is now up
Replies: 0
Views: 786

On-line Entry portal is now up

The On-line Entry portal is now up and running, entrants can apply and pay on-line,
payment options for lake entry, DLRA camping and t-shirts.

http://www.dlra.org.au/online-booking.htm
by DLRA
Thu Aug 23, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Volunteers Register is now open for 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 915

Volunteers Register is now open for 2019

The Volunteers Register is now open for 2019. All entrants must nominate for at least one job during Speed Week. Members and supporters are more than welcome to nominate as well, we can't run an event without our amazing volunteers.
http://www.dlra.org.au/volunteers/index.htm
by DLRA
Wed Aug 15, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Looking for motorcycle riders near me
Replies: 1
Views: 506

Re: Looking for motorcycle riders near me

G'Day Ant,
we have State Delegates in most States for cars and bikes check out the Contact Us page for details.
http://www.dlra.org.au/contacts.htm
by DLRA
Wed Aug 15, 2018 1:07 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: SCTA Speedweek 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 1407

Re: SCTA Speedweek 2018

Busy, busy Speed Week! SW 2018 Update #10 (8/13/18): The salt & courses are still holding up well. There is a real competition for the Hot Rod Trophy this year! It is something to see & history in the making. The Top Speed so far is the Turbinator with a speed of 463.038 mph at the 5 mile and an exi...
by DLRA
Sun Aug 05, 2018 9:37 pm
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: Kestrel 4000 Pocket Weather Tracker,,
Replies: 5
Views: 886

Re: Kestrel 4000 Pocket Weather Tracker,,

email sent to your forum email address
by DLRA
Sun Aug 05, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: Kestrel 4000 Pocket Weather Tracker,,
Replies: 5
Views: 886

Re: Kestrel 4000 Pocket Weather Tracker,,

Ron if this is still available, I'll buy it.
Been looking at them for a while.
I'll send you an email.