Monday, 19 October 2015

Global Motorsport News; Part 2

Boostin Performance Alpha 12

The competition to run world bests and world firsts is bigger than ever before in the GTR community now and it's never long before an existing world record is beaten, it happens every week as teams push further and see more track time. Part two of Motorsport news sees an Alpha 12 record from Boostin Performance, a new European GTR record from Altechno and a Dodson Motorsport sponsored team LYFE Motorsport at World Time Attack Challenge in Sydney, Australia. 

As above Boostin Performance has taken the world record for quickest Alpha 12 35r 1/4 mile pass just last weekend. As of the 18th October 2015, The guys drove a 8.15 @ 172 mph. The Boostin Performance GTR uses a Shepherd Transmissions ONE-K transmission package which includes the Dodson 9 plate Sportsman clutch. 

Altechno GTR at the last RDRC
Last weekend at the RDRC (Russian Drag Racing Cup) a team called Altechno, customers of Dodson Motorsport dealer Atomic Sportscars managed to take home the trophy for the quickest GTR 1/4 mile European record! At 7.74 second 1/4 mile at 296.17 km/h (184.03 mph) this GTR is nothing but fast. This car runs a 12 plate Dodson Motorsport Promax clutch from Atomic Sportscars. 

Lyfe Motorsport at WTAC
Last weekend saw Sydney in Australia host World Time Attack Challenge. WTAC attracts the attention of Motorsport teams world-wide, and is nothing short of an intense weekend of racing. With platforms of all kinds coming from all corners of the globe to compete you know there will always be fierce competition. Lyfe Motorsport from the USA (sponsored by Dodson Motorsport) flew their car and themselves down to battle against the best, and achieved the fastest pro class R35 GTR ever at WTAC record by .010 of a second!  Lyfe Motorsport use the Dodson Extreme Duty 1-6 speed gear set and Promax Clutch kit. 

Images thanks too: Lyfe Motorsport, Altechno and Boostin Performance

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