Event Essentials:  40th ANDRA Western Nationals – March 5-6th, 2011 (Perth Motorplex – Kwiawa Beach WA)

Superstar Australian Top Doorslammer racer John Zappia was once again unstoppable during ANDRA circuit racing.  The talented driver of the Striker Crushing/Fuchs/Pro Comp Motorsports-sponsored Monaro, clobbered the competition winning in a rout at Kwiana Beach on March 6th.

Zappia’s dominance was complete as he qualified #1 and set both low ET and top speed of the meet to take his latest event title.

Troy McLean was an upset winner in the event’s other marquee class taking the Top Bike category.

ANDRA Series Name ET MPH  
Top Doorslammer        
Winner: John Zappia 5.827 247.93  
R/UP: Maurice Fabietti 11.96 73.28  
Low ET: John Zappia 5.807    
Top Speed: John Zappia   247.93  
Bump Spot:   6.061   8-car field
Top Bike        
Winner: Troy McLean 6.927 167.28  
R/UP: Mark Drew 17.18 70.81  
Low ET: Chris Matheson 6.231    
Top Speed: Chris Matheson   219.51  
Bump Spot:   7.548   8-bike field
Sportsman  Winners:        
Supercharged Outlaws Greg Byrne 6.878 187.89  
Super Street Blake Jeffreys 11.14 110.56  
Super Stock Tony Caroscio 10.11 133.72  
Super Sedan Troy Gasperi 8.481 147.27  
Competition Jeffrey Clarke 5.731 246.57 BB/D
Modified Laurence Adamos 8.021 169.17  
Comp Bike Kevin Gummow 7.661 170.13  
Mod Bike Joe Bertolini 8.568 146.81  


John Zappia's Monaro was ferocious once again in ANDRA Top Doorslammer racing.


Troy McLean won the Western Nationals Top Bike feature

Supercharged Outlaws class racing produced a first time win for Greg Byrne

Photos courtesy of:  www.DragNews.com.au and www.CacklingPipes.com