Don Short # 1441


Griffin, QLD


Year Vehicle Class MPH Record
2017 1994 Yamaha 50 M-G 58.793, 58.966, 63.327, 65.393 39.528

MPH shown in RED is highest speed recorded for that class up and including that year.
Records shown are the highest speed attained for that class from all previous years
or have never had a vehicle register a speed for that class and are considered Open.


Vehicle Specs

Vehicle Make   Yamaha
Vehicle Model   TZR50R
Vehicle Class   50 M-G
Chassis   Yamaha
Engine   50cc water cooled 7.2 ps
Gearbox   6 speed
Diff   n/a



  40mm Racing

Career Highlights

  Buying a bike 4 months before the event which had a blown engine and no parts in Australia. Sourcing the parts and building the engine myself and it hanging together for all my runs.
Time in Sport   This was my first year.
Claim to Fame    
Other Interests    
Team Name    
Team Members   Don Short – Queensland
Team History    
Best thing about Dry Lakes Racing   The openness and approachability of everyone who races. Being able to go flat out and seeing if what you built hangs together
Interesting story