Monty Bugeja

Team NameMr Whippy RacingDriverMonty Bugeja
Home townLuqaCountryMalta
Date of Birth18th February 1961OccupationMotor repairs
First started drag racing in1985First raced Top Methanol in1996
Crew ChiefRemig ArapaCar Length285"
Chassis built byRick SantosChassis updated by
Engine makeEngine capacity470 ci
Fuel System byCylinder heads
Six shooterAir timer system
GearboxLenco 3 speedMagneto(s)
Car weight lbsData logger
Car bought from
Best Elapsed Time5.292 seconds - FIA Rd 1 - June 2012
Best Top Speed266.66 mph - - FIA Rd 1 - June 2012
CrewJoe Carabott, Vince Carabott, Mervin Cassar, Manual Pavia, Charlie Drapwer, Sammy Ciantar, Matthew Carabott, Robert Vasallo, Larry Mangion, Andre Bugeja, Arnold Farrugia, Vasiliy Popov, Jurgen Ellul, Keith Carabott
Events & Championships wonMaltese Top Alcohol Champion 1999, 2000 & 2001 Main Event, European Finals 2001
SponsorsMr Whippy's Ice cream - All over the Island, Mr Whippy's Chicken Hut - Birzebbuga, Empav Engineering
CommentChrisman rear axle