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Need for speed - Drag Racing Championship draws record number of people in Grozny02:51

Need for speed - Drag Racing Championship draws record number of people in Grozny

Russian Federation, Grozny
September 11, 2017 at 20:53 GMT -00:00 · Published

The final stage of the Russian Drag Racing Championship (RDRC) was held at Fort Grozny Autodrom over the weekend starting Saturday 9th September. Footage shot on Monday, shows the racing.

"This year we gathered a record number of people," Chechen Republic Autosport Federation President Islam Barzankaev said, adding “this shows that the popularity of the Fort Grozny Autodrom and the strength of the Chechen Republic grows with every year.”

Over 60 drivers from all over Russia went head to head on the 402 metre (1318 foot) strip. The races were split into 4 categories: FWD, AWD, RWD and Street.

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The final stage of the Russian Drag Racing Championship (RDRC) was held at Fort Grozny Autodrom over the weekend starting Saturday 9th September. Footage shot on Monday, shows the racing.

"This year we gathered a record number of people," Chechen Republic Autosport Federation President Islam Barzankaev said, adding “this shows that the popularity of the Fort Grozny Autodrom and the strength of the Chechen Republic grows with every year.”

Over 60 drivers from all over Russia went head to head on the 402 metre (1318 foot) strip. The races were split into 4 categories: FWD, AWD, RWD and Street.

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