Wednesday 25th of January 2006 - Drag Day - Motorplex
Well our club drag day at the Quit Motorplex had more pikeys than a Guy Ritchie film, perhaps they were scared of my mighty 1.8 liters of fury, perhaps it was the chance of rain and perhaps they’re allergic to V8s and carburetors.
What ever their excuse, I was the only MX-5 to run down the quarter mile.
Perhaps “run” is a little exaggeration, “trotted” would be more an adequate description.
So with a piss pore time of 16.25 seconds over the quarter mile I received the coveted “Golden Stiletto” and the dubious title of Quickest Drag Queen In The West.
Thanks go to Neville and Richard for their moral support.
18:48 pm First Run
Elapsed Time 16.293 sec Terminal Speed 136.50 kph
19:27 pm Second Run (small burnout)
Elapsed Time 16.326 sec Terminal Speed 135.36 kph
20:20 pm Third Run (burnout, 24psi rears & roof up)
Elapsed Time 16.515 sec Terminal Speed 134.23 kph
21:04 pm Fourth Run (loads of axel tramp)
Elapsed Time 16.257 sec Terminal Speed 134.23 kph
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