Back in the early years when Hot Rods were run in most states of Australia, along with the state tites there was also an Australian Title. The SDAV Hot Rods were the pacesetters at the time and below lists the place getters from the SDAV.
|1970||Ray Welsh||Ken Howard||Graeme Pitcher|
|1971||Ray Welsh||Danny Luckett||David Davies|
|1973||Ted Alabacos||Ray Welsh||Ken Howard|
|1979||Les Baker – SA||Dean Wright – SA||Phil Jenkins||Col Watt|