A show of a different kind was held recently in the town of Darwin. The country has seen a rise in enthusiasm among auto fans from the unique events that are held for dragster models of late. For those who missed the action packed events that were held in Darwin around such automobiles, here are some key features to know.
Models made popular at the events
The Nitro Up North event that was held in Darwin on July 22nd and 23rd featured different dragster models. Popular among these were the Top Fuel dragsters that were the fastest and loudest models to participate in the show. These comprised of models like the Nitro Madman of Mark Sheehan. The models are capable of driving up a speed of 530 kmph within a matter of 4.5 seconds thanks to the nitro fuelled engines they come with that have 10,000 horsepower capabilities. If you wish to catch images of this and other popular dragsters at this event, simply check out the latest issue of a hot rod magazine. There were different categories in the event such as the Top Bike or the Pro Slammer categories where pro teams showcased modified bikes that were worth drooling over.
The track experience
Track experience was another concern among the participants. Being familiar with the territory can prove to be an advantage and many participants discussed their first time experience of the track and how they felt about it. Indeed, Darwin was chosen as a venue as it has tropical weather conditions, making it a cool summery experience for the drivers at a time when most of the country has freezing temperature ranges. Indeed, drag racing hot rods is not only about the automobiles, but also about the racial experiences that vary from one venue to another. The dragster drivers were given a chance to check out the tracks and understand the kind of racing surface, they would get before the final races began.This event was one of the biggest events in drag racing in the country. Those who attended the event got to watch the live action of dragster automobiles like Nitro Dragsters which were part of the 400 Thunder Professional racing series as well as the Summit Sportsman series rounds which were national level events. Many hot rods and drag racing magazines covered the event and exclusive previews and interviews can be read in such magazines in their digital versions. If you wish to stay updated on such events, you can get subscribed to a magazine on hot rods and drag racing events in the country.