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  • Snake Racing 3:22 am on 27/07/2013 Permalink
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    2013 NSW Off Road Championship Round 5 Hedweld Milbrodale Mountain Classic RESULTS AVAILABLE 

    Title: 2013 NSW Off Road Championship Round 5 Hedweld Milbrodale Mountain Classic
    Location: Bulga via Singleton
    Description:

    Round 5 NSW Off Road Rally Championship

    Round 2 NSW Premier Long Course Series

    Round 2 NSW East Coast Tri Challenge

    Contact: Hunter Valley Off Road Racing Association Inc.

    NEW DATES BELOW

    Start Date: 2013-08-24
    End Date: 2013-08-25

    Contact: HVORRA

    Postal Address: PO Box 360 Singleton NSW 2330

    Ph: 02 65721376
    Fax: 02 65713912

    Email: info@hvorra.com.au

    DOWNLOAD SUPP REGS: 2013 MMC Sup Regs

    DOWNLOAD ENTRY FORM: 2013 MMC entry form

    DOWNLOAD MEAL ORDER: 2013 MMC Meals form

    DOWNLOAD COMPETITOR PROFILE: 2013 MMC Competitors Profile

    OUTRIGHT RESULTS: 2013 MMC Outright Results

    OUTRIGHT RESULTS – CLASS ORDER: 2013 MMC Outright Results – Class Order

     
  • Snake Racing 4:38 am on 17/07/2013 Permalink
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    Rigid Industries SRQ2 series fitted to Toyota Land Cruiser 

    The owner of this Land Cruiser loves his toys and the Rigid Industries LED lights he has fitted to his vehicle finish it off well. Attached to a Rhino Roof Pioneer Platform Alloy Rack with Rhino Roof work light brackets they sit perfectly for his camping needs.

    Both Rhino Roof and Rigid Industries products are sold at Snake Racing.

    For any queries on what you see and more please call, visit our website or showroom at Carlton NSW.

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  • Snake Racing 5:57 am on 16/07/2013 Permalink
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    Have you seen the Snake Racing Showroom? 

    Snake Racing recently opened it’s new showroom in Carlton NSW.  For sales in all things custom 4WD, suspension, lift kits, LED lighting, jacks, roof racks, winches, fuel storage, 4WD interior storage compartments, compressors and much more.

    Snake Racing deals with products  from a range of infamous brands such as Rigid Industries, ARB, MSA, Terrain Tamer, GoPro, Tough Dog, Rhino Racks, Oricom, Mean Mother, Velo and it’s own Snake Racing Australian made products.

    Snake Racing is also now recognised as an official Arctic Cat dealer, selling a range of Prowler and Wildcat models.

    Snake Racing has a UTV race team that competes at State and National levels in various events throughout the countries Off Road Championships.

    For any enquiries regarding our products and race team please don’t hesitate to call, visit our website or visit our showroom.

     
  • Snake Racing 2:19 am on 16/07/2013 Permalink
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    Ian Paltridge – Queensland Off Road Drivers Series Round 3 

    Written by Ian Paltridge

    The ‘On Track 4WD Centre 200’ proved to be by far the most eventful race we had yet attended. Arriving Saturday morning we were quick to unload and hit the track for reconnaissance, the course made it obvious very early on that it was going to be a hard, tough and rough 14.5 km’s to drive fast and consistently.

    The first heat commenced early that afternoon, despite the less then desirable track conditions we finished in good time putting us among the top three. Pumped after such a good drive we quickly checked over the car and lined up third from the start line for round two.

    No more than 1 km into the course things quickly went downhill with suspected rock smashing a wheel, hub and brake calliper. This then lead to the collapse of the rear navigator’s side wheel bearing (should have stopped when the brakes went). Due to limited braking the car coped nothing but more damage until finally coming to a rest track side.

    Come Sunday morning we were again… lined up and ready to race. Having driven home and spent the majority of Saturday night rebuilding the back end of the Polaris we considered the weekend far from over. Our next two laps proved that, with our times being equal to those holding outright places.

    Second last heat of the event and disaster struck again, an almost identical repeat of yesterday’s incident. With no remaining spares that was unfortunately us out.

    The weekend was however anything but a waste of time with so many new things learnt about the performance and capabilities of the Polaris. With repairs and upgrades almost complete we will be ready for the ARB Goondiwindi 400 in August!

     
  • Snake Racing 1:56 am on 16/07/2013 Permalink
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    2013 NSW Off Road Championship Round 4 ARB Griffith 400 – RESULTS 

    Title: 2013 NSW Off Road Championship Round 4 Griffith 350
    Location: Stackpool via Goolgowi NSW
    Description: Contact: Griffith Off Road Club
    The Event Secretary
    Griffith Offroad Club
    Po Box 4047
    LAKE WYANGAN NSW 2680
    Start Date: 13-07-2013
    End Date: 14-07-2013

    DOWNLOAD ENTRY FORM: Coming soon

    DOWNLOAD SUPP REGS: SuppRegs-Griffith

    RESULTS: PrologueStarOrder

    RESULTS:Prologue

    RESULTS:Prologue-withGaps

    RESULTS:Prologue-Class

    RESULTS:Section1-StartOver

    RESULTS:Section1-Outright

    RESULTS:SEction1-Class

    RESULTS:Section2-StartOrder

    RESULTS:Section2-Outright

    RESULTS:Section2-Class

    RESULTS:Event-Outight

    RESULTS:Event-OutrightWithGaps

    RESULTS:Event-Class

     
  • Snake Racing 2:51 am on 02/07/2013 Permalink
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    2013 Tuff Truck Challenge DVD Now Available. 

    The all new 2013 Tough Dog Tuff Truck Challenge 2013 DVD is now available from Snake Racing.

    You can call or visit the showroom to purchase your 5 hr double DVD for $40.

     
  • Snake Racing 2:13 am on 02/07/2013 Permalink
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    Ian Paltridge – Queensland Off Road Championship Round 2 

    After the 11 hour drive we made it to Retreat Station on Friday afternoon just in time for reconnaissance. Up to that point we had absolutely no idea what we were in for, considering it took no less than an hour to complete the track in the Landcruiser we knew that to repeat this 35km course 6 times over was going to be no small task.

    A short walk through the pits Saturday morning revealed the main competition, 6 other Polaris XP900’s.  To race against vehicles of the same class on such a track was going to be unreal!

    Completing prologue in good time we started the first round in 5th place. The main track consisted of everything from huge tabletops to massive hill climbs, tight heavily timbered sections to high speed flats with no structure at all.  We slid over the finish line with a good time and most importantly no damage.

    The next five laps proved to be just as hard and physically draining as the first. Consistently improving our times we managed to complete the entire 210km’s.

    Although we took out the fastest single lap in class, come presentations we honestly didn’t know what to expect as by Sunday our main goal was to simply finish.

    When we were presented with second in class it came as quite a surprise. Being narrowly beaten by the land owner Chris Moohin in his Polaris and only one place off third outright the weekend was considered a major success!

    Final inspection of the car after the final lap revealed a broken sway bar and a broken top control arm bolt. How this stayed in we have no idea as I pulled it out with my fingers.

    We went to this event to get more drive time and to compete against a large field of Polarises and we came away a with a great result and a lot more experience.

     
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