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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dragstrip

A dragstrip is a facility for conducting automobile and motorcycle acceleration events such as drag racing. Although a quarter mile (1320 feet, 402 m) is the best known measure for a drag track, ... ten feet longer than three-sixteenths, or a quarter of a mile long (660/1,000/1320 feet, 201/304.8/402 metres), with an additional ...

jalopnik.com/397820/nhra-shortens-track-after-fatal-crash-no-longer-14-mile

Jul 3, 2008 ... NHRA Shortens Track After Fatal Crash, No Longer 1/4-Mile ... Scott Kalitta's fatal crash, the NHRA has decided to shorten the length of the race in the Funny Car and Top Fuel classes from 1320 feet down to 1000 feet. ... Certainly there's inherent danger that comes with drag racing such beastly machines, ...

www.slotforum.com/forums/index.php?showtopic=36898

So where did scale 1000 feet strips come from then, which I presume ... Drag racing is 1/8th or quarter mile anything else do'nt count,are you ...

www.leftlanenews.com/nhra-shortens-top-fuel-and-funny-car-14-mile-distance-to-1000-feet.html

Jul 3, 2008 ... I'm not a big drag fan but the quarter mile is legendary. ... Someone died in the quarter mile track so now we're going to use a 1000 feet one, they ... make drag racing real interesting by making the race 1 mile long, and you ...

www.racingjunk.com/news/2015/12/24/should-nhra-go-back-to-1320-feet

Dec 24, 2015 ... Tony Schumacher, Drag Racing, NHRA ... racing than whether Top Fuel and Funny Car should go back to true quarter-mile racing. ... reducing the length of a drag strip by 320 feet would enhance the safety of the sport and ...

.ask.com/youtube?q=How+Long+in+Feet+Is+a+Quarter+Mile+Drag+Strip&v=0lnEjOuQGBc
Oct 4, 2011 ... Worlds Fastest 1/4 mile ever on dragstrip 3.58 secs @ 386 mph (621.61 km/h) ... Michaelson to the quickest quarter mile elapsed time in auto history, with a timed run of 3.22 .... So long as it is moving you can represent it in hp.

wheels.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/07/10/drag-racing-faces-fundamental-changes

Jul 10, 2008 ... For as long as anyone can remember, the official length of a professional drag race has been a quarter of a mile, or 1,320 feet (though ...

www.competitionplus.com/drag-racing/news/18399-three-years-later-1000-ft-more-accepted-in-the-pits

Jul 24, 2011 ... ... Cars race to 1000-feet, instead of the traditional quarter-mile (1320 feet). ... for the Lucas Oil SuperNationals Old Bridge Township Raceway Park. ... 1000-foot racing for the nitro cars appears to be in place for the long haul.

brainerdraceway.com/facilities/drag-strip

Brainerd International Raceway's quarter-mile drag strip is the fastest track in the ... A new 700-foot concrete launch pad was added and new asphalt for the ... BIR converted the mile-long straightaway on its road course to a drag strip and ...

us131msp.com/drag-racing-101

Jun 14, 2017 ... US 131 Motorsports Park is a ¼ mile drag racing facility. ... The 660 foot mark is the halfway point of a quarter-mile track. ... the shutdown area, usually a quarter mile or more in length, where you can safely slow the car down to ...