TAURANGA, NEW ZEALAND – Karen Hay rewrote history on Sunday 6th April as she became New Zealand’s quickest and fastest female in her purpose built 1927 Ford Model T roadster powered by a twin turbocharged 482 cubic inch big block Chev engine. The record was previously held by Faye Grant from 1990 with a longer wheelbase rear engine dragster running a 6.629 second pass over the quarter mile at 205.52 miles per hour.
It's been too long since our last update however, the same crew that run the track and meetings from one weekend to the next are also responsible for keeping us updated. When the end of the season comes hurtling at us, we scramble to keep up. Here is a quick recap of February and March and what's coming up in April and May.