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  • Additional Group 1 2017/18 IHRA Series date announced: 16 October 2017

International Hot Rod Association™ (IHRA) officials have today announced an additional group 1 point scoring event to the 2017/18 IHRA Drag Racing Series schedule. The Meremere Dragway track series meeting, Competition 2, on January 13, 2018 will now count toward the 2017/18 IHRA Drag Racing Series for group 1 competitors only.

The revised 2017/18 championship schedule is now as follows.

Date Event Track City
22 October, 201722/10/17 South Island Champs. Round 1 Ruapuna Park Christchurch
19 November, 201719/11/17 Spring Nationals. Round 2 Meremere Dragway Auckland
13 January, 201813/01/18 Group 1 only points Meremere Dragway Auckland
28 January, 201828/1/18 Southern Nationals. Round 3 Ruapuna Park Christchurch
17-18 February, 201817-18/2/18 Auckland Invasion. Round 4 Masterton Motorplex Masterton
10-11 March, 201810-11/3/18 New Zealand Nationals. Round 5 Meremere Dragway Auckland