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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.dailynews.com/sports/20131109/nhra-debate-rages-on-1000-vs-traditional-1320-feet

Nov 9, 2013 ... POMONA >> A look at NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series grandstands ... NHRA's 2008 decision to go from the traditional quarter-mile in the .... “I don't have a problem either way as long as I get to drive a race car at 300 ...

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 (621.61 km/h). Tyson .... So long as it is moving you can represent it in hp. .... I've felt quarter mile vids always make the car seem slower that it really is but this is ...

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 ...

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.latimes.com/sports/sportsnow/la-sp-sn-nhra-shawn-langdon-20150207-story.html

Feb 7, 2015 ... Drag racer Shawn Langdon made the quickest pass in NHRA history Saturday at Auto Club Raceway in Pomona. ... funny cars, from the conventional quarter-mile (1,320 feet) in 2008 in the interest of safety, to give drivers a ...

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.