SEPTEMBER 2016 | VOLUME 36 | ISSUE 9
Mother of five and the first woman in the world to run 300mph in a Top Fuel dragster
SMOTY is back with 16 of the best – it’s time to vote for your favourite Street Machine Of The Year
MotorEx returns to Melbourne to put on the biggest indoor show in the country
Celebrating Territory Day in style, with fireworks and high-rpm burnout action
Three classic panel vans from the early 80s: Jade, Foxy Lady and Vanrat. Viva la sin-bin
There’s 115 entrants coming to Drag Challenge this year. Here’s a closer look at some of the contenders
With a single-turbo small-block, this ain’t your grandad’s Valiant!
05 TELFO 10 NEWSFRONT 16 SPIT & POLISH 18 PEOPLE LIKE US 26 SNAP SHOTS 28 FANGING FLICK 31 YOUR STUFF & PRIVACY NOTICE 136 DIRTY STUFF 138 STAGE WRITE 140 URBAN WARFARE 145 TOP 10 LISTS 146 IN GEAR 148 WILD AT HEART 152 BLOWIN’ GASKETS 154 IRON MAIDEN 156 READERS’ ROCKETS 164 LOL 166 SUNDAY TOO FAR AWAY 170 MILL OF THE MONTH
Check out the only automatic Aussie R/T Charger ever made
Who will win the Valvoline Street Machine Of The Year?
You get to decide!
Packing 441 cubes of screaming small-block, and a whole heap of nitrous, this HG Monaro is as tough as they come
Glenn Watson wanted to make his HG Belmont go, so he dropped a 4.0L turbo Barra motor up front
It may not be a ‘street machine’, but this dirt-churning Mustang is a classic piece of speedway history
400 cubes, twin turbos and an IRS rear end – this VE ute is headed for the six-second zone
It’s a home-built LC Torana that runs mid-10s and looks like a show car
Everyone should have a Datsun ute with a blown and injected V8 up front