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Dragstrip - Wikipedia

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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, ......

Should NHRA Go Back to 1,320 Feet? – RacingJunk News

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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 ...

NHRA Shortens Top Fuel and Funny Car 1/4 mile distance to 1000 ...

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Jul 3, 2008 ... Instead of shortening the length of the race and potentially ruining the sport, ... 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 ...

NHRA Shortens Track After Fatal Crash, No Longer 1/4-Mile - Jalopnik

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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, .....

Drag Racing Faces Fundamental Changes - The New York Times

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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.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 ... by Ky Michaelson to the quickest quarter mile elapsed time in auto history, ...

::: Drag Racing Online ::: Dead On - It is time for a change. Deal with ...

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Jul 8, 2008 ... Then my favorite complaint of all: “If it isn't quarter-mile racing the ... all NHRA quarter-mile tracks to change to a maximum of 1000 feet for 2009 ... “By using the data from Bret Kepner's article on the length of NHRA drag strips I ...

THREE YEARS LATER - 1000-FT. MORE ACCEPTED IN THE PITS ...

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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. ... I think long- term it would still be better for us to look at maybe having both ...

Drag Strip Length - Drag - Q & A - SlotForum

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Dec 16, 2008 ... 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 ...

About Drag Racing - Mason Dixon Dragway

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By far the most popular form of drag racing is a handicapped form of ... The accepted standard for that distance is either a quarter-mile (1,320 feet) or an ...