What is Drag Racing?
Drag racing is where 2 cars or bikes race down a quarter mile
and whoever crosses the line first wins the race. There are many
categories in drag racing which include Top Fuel Dragster, Top Fuel
Funny Car, Pro Modified and Pro Stock. There are many different
categories below these but these are the most popular.and the
crashes are awesome
Drag Racingis where 2 cars race down a measured strip of
asphalt or concrete. NHRA is the National Hot Rod
Association. In the NHRA pro level, whoever reaches the finish
line first wins. IHRA is the International Hot Rod
Association. In IHRA, you dial-in a certain time which your car
will usually run. If you run faster than that, you do something
called Breakout. How you start is you heat your tires by
doing a burnout. then you pull up to something which is called a
Christmas tree. It really isn't a Christmas tree, but it
senses when you break two beams. Which is called staging.
once you and the other driver stage. The Christmas Tree
counts down, as it does 3 lights come on in a certain order. Then
it senses when you take off. two lights represent this. One is
green. One is Red. Green=good start. Red=too early. If you are Red
its called a Redlight
Go To NHRA.com for more info.!!!!!!