Zelow, Newby, Matheson and Tremayne claim GOLD!

The first night of the 400 Thunder Santo’s Super 3 Extreme has been run and won. The large crowd was treated to some awesome racing from the 4 Pro classes, along with the supporting brackets.

Highlights include:

  • John Cannuli breaking a wheelie bar and getting the CrossRoads racing Pro Alcohol Funny Car up on one wheel
  • Wayne Newby running a 4.5 in a Rapisarda Autosport International Top Fueler
  • Lee Bektash qualifies No.1 in ProStock
  • Chris Matheson running 6.554 in a 1st round win over Mark Drew

Night 1 Winners are as follows:

B Final

The B final in Top Fuel saw Cory McClenathan take on Peter Xiberras, with Cory Mac taking a fire-ball win with a 4.63 @ 284mph over a 4.70 @ 296mph.

The B final in Pro Alcohol saw Rob Ambruosi take on Gary Phillips, with Phillips taking a win with 5.46 @ 242mph over a 6.95 @ 140mph.

The B final in Top Bike saw Steve Badcock take on Gavin Spann, with Badcock taking the win with 7.48 @ 170mph over Spann’s no time recorded.

The B final in Pro Stock Car saw Tyronne Tremayne take on Lee Bektash with Leigh taking an awesome win with 7.06 @ 195 mph over a a red lighting 7.10 @ 177mph.

A Final

The finals in Top Fuel saw Damien Harris take on Wayne Newby in an all Rapisarda shoot-out, with Newby taking a fantastic win with 6.10 @ 151mph over a 8.78 @ 94mph

The finals in Pro Alcohol saw Steve Reed take on Peter Zelow, with Peter taking the win with 5.73 @ 243mph over a 5.75 @ 200mph.

The finals in Top Bike saw Chris Matheson take on Chris Porter, with Matheson taking a great win with 6.36 @ 203mph over a 6.87 @ 170mph.

The finals in ProStock Car saw Aaron Treymayne take on Emilio Spinozzi with Aaron taking an awesome win with 7.06 @ 194mph over a 7.40 @ 152mph.

Congratulations to everyone on a day of charged-up racing!

Racing returns to Willowbank tomorrow with another fantastic night of Pro class action ahead.  Details here.

Live streaming information can be found on the 400Thunder Live-Stream link.

Photo supplied: David Reid