IHRA New Zealand

2020/21 IHRA New Zealand Rule Changes

The IHRA NZ rules/safety committee held their annual meeting on the 14th June. These are the Rule Changes for the 2020/2021 season.

2020/21 IHRA New Zealand drag meeting dates released

Meremere Dragway and the Pegasus Bay Drag Racing Club have released their drag meeting dates for the 2020/21 season. Next seasons drag meeting dates are all listed on the Events page.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship
2019/20 National Drag Racing Champions determined
The Championship Series points have been revised and the Champions have been determined after the Final Round of the Championship Series was cancelled. Final Points. 17 March, 2020

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship
National Drag Racing Championship Final Round Cancelled
In light of the statements issued today by the New Zealand Government, Ministry of Health, and Motorsport New Zealand, we have no option but to cancel the Final Round of the Championship Series that was to be held at Masterton Motorplex this weekend. Read More. 16 March, 2020

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship
Press Release regarding the Series Finals
In the event that this meeting does not go ahead for any reason, the series will roll back to the Nationals held at Meremere. Those racers that were capped Read More. 15 March, 2020

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Indexes
Indexes, as at 11 March, 2020.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship
Auckland Harley Davidson 2020 New Zealand Nationals
2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Round 8 Report, 8 March, 2020.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Results
Auckland Harley Davidson 2020 New Zealand Nationals
2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Round 8 Results, 8 March, 2020.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Points
2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Points, after round 8, 8 March, 2020.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Indexes
Indexes, as at 18 February, 2020.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Points
2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Points, after round 7, 16 February, 2020.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Results
2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Round 7 Results, 16 February, 2020.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Points
2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Points, after round 6, 1 February, 2020.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Results
2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Round 6 Results, 1 February, 2020.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Points
2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Points, after round 5, 26 January, 2020.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Results
2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Round 5 Results, 26 January, 2020.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Results
2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Round 4 Results, 11 January, 2020.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Points
2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Points, after round 3, 29 December, 2019.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Results
2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Round 3 Results, 29 December, 2019.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Points
2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Points, after round 2, 30 November, 2019.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Results
2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Round 2 Results, 30 November, 2019.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Indexes
2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Indexes, as at 4 December, 2019.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Points
2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Points, after round 1, 27 October, 2019.

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Results
2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Round 1 Results, 27 October, 2019.

Junior Dragster Safety Concerns
IHRA NZ are addressing some safety concerns for Junior Dragsters, to bring IHRA NZ in line with current best practice that is followed by sanctioning bodies worldwide. Read More

Neck restraint/system for Junior Dragster Drivers
Neck restraint/systems will be mandatory for all Junior Dragster drivers after 1 July 2020. It is highly recommended that Junior Dragster drivers wear one for this coming season. Read More

2019/20 National Drag Racing Championship Regulations released
Following extensive negotiations, the series regulations have now been released.

2019/20 Drag racing dates announced
The 2019-2020 season of drag racing is gearing up to be a significant occasion, with a unified National Series to once again be conducted in New Zealand.

2020 New Zealand Championship Series Dates

The 2020 New Zealand Championship Series dates have been released along with the IHRA member tracks provisional meeting dates. Next seasons drag meeting dates are all listed on the Events page.

The 2020 New Zealand Championship Series dates are:

Date Event Track City
27 October, 201927/10/19 Round 1 Ruapuna Park Christchurch
30 November, 201930/11/19 Super Street Nationals. Round 2 Amisfield Airport Tokoroa
29 December, 201929/12/19 Summer Nationals. Round 3 Taupo Taupo
11 January, 202011/1/20 Wellington Invasion. Round 4 Meremere Dragway Auckland
26 January, 202026/1/20 Round 5 Ruapuna Park Christchurch
1 February, 20201/2/20 Round 6 Motueka Airport Motueka
15-16 February, 202015-16/2/20 Auckland Invasion. Round 7 Masterton Motorplex Masterton
7-8 March, 20207-8/3/20 New Zealand Nationals. Round 8 Meremere Dragway Auckland
21-22 March, 202021-22/3/20 National Series Finals. Round 9 Masterton Motorplex Masterton