Lionel West #272

Bronze Aussie

Elphinstone Victoria

 

 

Year   Vehicle   Class   MPH   PB   Record
2001   VR Commodore   AA/FALT   151.057       Open
2002   VR Commodore   AA/FALT   231.258   151.057   229.767
2003   VR Commodore   AA/FALT   250.748   231.258   229.767
2005   VR Commodore   AA/FALT   254.291   250.748   259.067
2006   VR Commodore   AA/FALT   224.536   254.291   259.067
2013   VR Commodore   AA/FALT   250.696   254.291   259.067
2014   VR Commodore   AA/FALT   133.338   254.291   259.067
2015   VR Holden Comodore   AA/FALT   273.203*   254.291   259.067
2016   VR Holden Comodore   AA/FALT   248.687, 62.301, 255.392, 260.945, 254.273,
248.756, 263.293, 260.832, 268.436, 271.801
  273.203*   259.067
2017   VR Holden Comodore   AA/FCC   242.571, 260.116, 192.719, 248.156, 254.040, 267.857   -   222.194
2018   VR Holden Comodore   AA/FCC   204.371, 234.009, 260.737, 270.270, 267.519,   267.857   267.857
                     
                     

MPH shown in RED is highest speed recorded for that class up and including that year.
Records shown are the highest speed attained for that class from all previous years
or have never had a vehicle register a speed for that class and are considered Open.
* not a record due to tail wind

 

Vehicle Specs

Vehicle Make   Holden
Vehicle Model   VR Commodore
Vehicle Class   AA/FCC
Chassis   Chrome Molly Full Chassis
Engine   Nankervis 572 cu. in. Chev Big Block
Gearbox   Jerrico 5 speed
Diff   9" with a quick change

 

 

Sponsors

  StubTec, Nankervis Performance Engines, Pedders

Career Highlights

  Running Bronze Aussie in 2016 at 271 mph
Just driving at the lake
Time in Sport   since 1995
Claim to Fame   driving Rod's car
Other Interests   Super sedans in Speedway, family
Team Name   Bronze Aussie
Team Members   Rod, Brian, Penny, Leo, Brad, and many supporters
Team History   With Rod Hadfiled and crew
Best thing about Dry Lakes Racing   Every one helps each other
Interesting story   it's many things