DRAG RACING in South Africa



from the sublime to the ridicules

inside a Drag Rail

the ever-green Peter Del le Ray with BMW

Wayne Heasman with his winning bike

Rail and Funny Car at the start

burning rubber

green for GO!

Suzuki rules

laying down some rubber

check both cars front wheels in the air :-)

check that torque on the rear tyres as the rail is launched

up, up and away

Ford Estcort was never like this :-)

Funny car... hehehe

and the stars of the show... the Jet Cars, WOW!

6.65 seconds, 415kph. attained by Sir Mick Van Rensburg in his Jet Car


Photos by Kenn Slater