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About DMR

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.

DMR breaks personal best at Nitro Max

DMR breaks personal best at Nitro Max
Added on March 14th, 2016 No Comments

Perth Motorplex spectators were given a spectacular show last weekend at the Nitro Max 400 Thunder event with the quickest field of Top Fuel in Australian history.
 
Darren Morgan and his team performed flawlessly being the only team to record consistent four-second runs all weekend.   
 
With the event split into round three and four of the 400 Thunder Series, Morgan came into the first round as point’s leader.
 
Round three on Saturday saw DMR qualify second with a 4.77 at 486kph.
 
Morgan faced current Australian champion Damian Harris in the semi final, DMR ran 4.74 at 498kph to Harris’ 4.73.
 
In the B final Morgan raced Wayne Newby of Sydney.  Morgan set down a great 4.68 at 508kph but was beaten by a quicker 4.66 from Newby.
 
“It was an awesome event, I am so proud of our team working all together to produce these outstanding results,” Morgan said.
 
Morgan entered round four on Sunday, three points ahead of Harris in the 400 Thunder Championship and top qualified with a 4.65 at 508kph
 
The semi finals saw Morgan lose with a holeshot to Harris.  Morgan ran a 4.62 at 506kph against Harris’ 4.63 at 520kph.
 
Morgan took the win in the B final against Newby with a personal best of 4.60 at 526kph to Newby’s 7.01.
 
DMR presently have 254 Points in the 400 Thunder Championship, currently placing second, only 12 points behind the points leader.
 
The next event is the Santo’s Super3 to be held at Willowbank Raceway, Queensland on Easter Friday and Saturday.
 
“We are looking forward to improving on the cars capability at Santos Super3 Easter weekend,” Morgan said.
 
DMR would like to thank major sponsors AEG Powertools, Shannons Insurance and Royal Asphalt as well as all their associate sponsors.
 

Written by Caitlyn Morgan
 
Image supplied by High Octane Photos 

Morgan leads 400 Thunder Series Championship into round three

Morgan leads 400 Thunder Series Championship into round three
Added on March 3rd, 2016 No Comments

Darren Morgan Racing are back in Perth this weekend to compete at the Nitro Max event at the Perth Motorplex. Morgan is currently leading the 400 Thunder Series by 21 points after the second round on February 19 and 20. The West Coast Nitro event saw DMR top qualify with a 4.74 and run low… read more

DMR set to compete at West Coast Nitro

DMR set to compete at West Coast Nitro
Added on February 16th, 2016 No Comments

  FOUR times Australian Top Fuel Champion Darren Morgan and his team are competing at the West Coast Nitro event in Perth this weekend, for the second round of the 400 Thunder Series. Darren Morgan Racing are currently second in the 400 Thunder Series Championship, after placing runner up at the first round in November…. read more

DMR and AEG Powertools power into 400 Thunder series

DMR and AEG Powertools power into 400 Thunder series
Added on November 16th, 2015 No Comments

Darren Morgan and his team took off where they left off at the first event of the 400 Thunder Series at Sydney Dragway on the weekend with a runner up to American Cory McClenathan. The orange and black dragster turned heads all weekend with its striking new livery and strong performances against the world’s best…. read more

Darren Morgan Racing and AEG Powertools set to power up the 400 Thunder Series

Darren Morgan Racing and AEG Powertools set to power up the 400 Thunder Series
Added on October 16th, 2015 No Comments

  October 16th, 2015: Four times Australian Top Fuel Champion Darren Morgan and AEG Powertools are once again teaming up to take on the new 400 Thunder Top Fuel Series. The relationship first began in 2010 has already provided Morgan with two Australian Top Fuel Championships and the team are focussed on delivering him a… read more