Drag racers compete in 17th annual ‘Flintstone’ races

FIRST PHOTO: Frank Higa gets the jump in his Plymouth Arrow (foreground) while racing against D.J. Farias in his Chevrolet Nova on Friday during the 17th annual George “Flintstone” Andrade Memorial drag races at Maui Raceway Park. The four-day event concludes Sunday.

SECOND PHOTO: Curtis Damian treats the crowd to some wheel-standing action in his Chevy Malibu.

THIRD PHOTO: Kaleo Freitas waits for the green lights to start his race.

FOURTH PHOTO: Mike Klink flies from the starting line in his Volkswagen Beetle.

FIFTH PHOTO: Steve Obadoza smokes the tires of his 1995 Ford Mustang.