Drag Boat Racing! - Hot Rod Unlimited Episode 22
On this episode of Hot Rod Unlimited, Mike Finnegan takes us for a drive
on the wild side as he helps amateur drag boat racer Jeff Conrad compete
in the 9.00 second bracket class. The duo take an 1,160 hp jet boat and
enter it in the sportsman class, giving us a glimpse of what its like to
tune and race a drag boat in this dangerous and unpredictable sport. Will
they be going home early or will Jeff drive the boat to the finals?
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4 Jet Car Drag Race
Under the definition of "awesome" should be a picture of 4-jet cars racing!
NMRA/NMCA All Star Nationals at ZMax Dragway in Charlotte, NC ended the
night by lighting up ZMax's 4 drag lanes with the fire and the thunder of 4
jet turbine drag cars creating an estimated 24,000 HP on one track! The
Embry Riddle dragster takes off and runs a 5-second quarter.
Take It To The Lake - "Problem Child" Top Fuel Hydro
Take a look behind the scenes of what its like to pilot the world's fastest
and quickest Top Fuel Hydro Drag Boat. The Eddie Knox Racing/Red Line Oil
"Problem Child" does zero to 235 miles per hour in 2.5 seconds, makes 8,000
pulls more G's than the space shuttle.