Magnificent mullets, breathtaking burnouts and a sharp eye on security

Updated January 6 2024 - 8:29pm, first published 8:27pm

Despite the brakes on early for walk-up spectators, Summernats enjoyed a record one-day crowd of 46,000 people on Saturday, filled with magnificent mullets, bountiful burnouts, and acres of well-polished metal gleaming in the sun.

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