Since the teams establishment in 2007 Darren Morgan Racing (DMR) has grown into one of Australia’s most successful motorsport teams, both in terms of on track success and providing an innovative and effective marketing programs for their partners.
The team continues to outperform other teams with more experience, additional manpower and bigger budgets. Instead they rely on their key values of teamwork, commitment, passion and process combined with a win at all costs attitude that have been instrumental in their record setting performance. These elements have struck a chord with fans, sponsors and the broader community alike.
After taking out three consecutive Australian Top Fuel Championships (2011, 2012 and 2013) the team have one mission in mind for 2014 – to keep the Top Fuel #1 lettering on their 2000 pound projectile.
Darren Morgan Racing are pumped and ready to race at the Nitro Champs this Saturday after testing at Sydney Dragway yesterday.
Perfect weather provided a great atmosphere for the days testing where Morgan completed two passes.
Morgan and the team have been very busy over the past few weeks preparing for the Nitro Champs, as well as filming series three of Upper Middle Bogan.
“It was really important for us to test the car before this event, to ensure the dragster is ready to put down some numbers this Saturday,” Morgan said.
DMR will be debuting the new look of their prime mover, after its transformation over the past fortnight thanks to John Judd Industries and PPG.
The AEG Powertools Top Fuel Dragster will be joined along side six other Top Fuel teams.
The teams will be running a three round format.
Round one is scheduled for 3pm followed by the semi finals at 5.15pm and finals at 7.30pm.
“We are looking to pick up some important championship points this Saturday,” Morgan said.
Fans unable to make it to the event can stream the event live online for $5.00 from 10am http://400thunder.5stream.com
The 400 Thunder Series final will be the Winternationals to be held at Willowbank Raceway June 9, 10, 11 and 12.
Image supplied by Mark Cuffe
Written by Caitlyn Morgan
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