RACING - Richard McCarthy

 

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Richard McCarthy

www.nzdra.co.nz

Owner: Richard McCarthy
Driver: Richard McCarthy a.k.a. ‘Dickster'
Motorsport: Drag Racing
Division: Competition Eliminator
Class: B/Altered
Occupation: Mechanic - Eagle Automotive
Vehicle: 1927 Ford T Roadster
Engine: 509 cubic inch Big Block Chevy, hat injected
Fuel: Methanol
Transmission: 2 stage powerglide by Chuck Mann
Crew: Adam Prestney, Wayne Hirini, Kris Hines

RECENT POINTS PLACINGS:

06/07: NZ1
06/07: Century Batteries NZDRA Nationals Champion
05/06: NZ1
05/06: B/Altered record broken twice – currently held at 8.23 seconds @ 159 mph
04/05: NZ3
04/05: Runner-up, Champion Dragway Track Points Series
01/02: Third, Champion Dragway Track Points Series


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