Welcome to the 2024 season of NZPC Magazine Winter Drag Wars. We're back with our brisk winter series. This is the first in a six round series of the Winter Drag Wars. This year, NZ Performance Car Magazine is once again on board as our series sponsor. We welcome and thank the team at NZPC Magazine for their ongoing support of our Drag Wars series (both Winter and Night Speeds).

Gate Entry: $20, kids under 12 FREE
Race Entry: $40
Race Entry opens at 10am-12pm

Practice / qualifying at 11am
Eliminations racing from 1pm onwards

Cars DYO - all in DYO class for cars only
Bikes DYO - all in DYO class for bikes only

Grudge racing will run throughout the day for all racers knocked out of racing.

Just like Night Speed Drag Wars; these race meetings are for street legal vehicles only. All vehicles must have WOF and REGO to enter in to racing. You also need a helmet (NO – BMX helmets are not permitted) and a minimum Restricted License for a car driver and if you’re biker, you can race on a Learner as long as your bike is on the LAMS approved bike list. Ensure your battery is securely fastened/tied down and if you have a rotary vehicle that you have a scatter blanket / shield.

Lastly, you can run D.O.T approved street legal drag tyres only but any other race slick is strictly prohibited. Lastly, all cars except King of the Street cars, you can run D.O.T approved street legal drag tyres only but any other race slick is strictly prohibited.

See Drag Wars Rules and Drag Racing 101 if you have any questions regarding the rules or you are a first time racer.

Competition vehicles can run Exhibition but only by arrangement with the office beforehand.

Sunday 16th June 2024
Gates Open:
Racing Starts:
NAPA Auto Parts Dragway, Dragway Road, Meremere
Contact Details: