Saturday October 21st
The Dragway at The Bend Grand Opening Spring Nationals have sold out today with a capacity crowd of 20,532 in the house as Top Fuel roll to the start line for their qualifying runs.
The South Australian and travelling public have officially sold out the Opening day of the Dragway at The Bend Grand Opening Spring Nationals. Tickets are still available for tomorrow.
The Spring Nationals features over 350 of Australia’s fastest cars and bikes headlined by the Australian Top Fuel Championship featuring the worlds fastest accelerating machines at over 500KMH. This is a historic weekend for South Australian motorsport and the general public are urged to be a part of it.
This marks the first major event for the Shell V-Power Motorsport Parks Dragway with Premier Peter Malinauskas and The Bend Managing Director Sam Shahin unveiling the precinct officially tomorrow in an Opening Ceremony at 12:30.
Sam Shahin, Managing Director - Shell V-Power Motorsport Park:
“The South Australian Drag Racing Community have waited 20 years for this day and we are incredibly proud to have delivered on our promise of a world class facility in our home state.”
“The Bend will play an instrumental part in the growth of Drag Racing in Australia and this historic day is just the beginning, we will see you all tomorrow.”
Tickets for the October 21-22 Spring Nationals are available via thebend.com.au