blown nitro harley
Garage test fire 1
Exploding Top Fuel Nitro Harleys in Las Vegas
Top Fuel Nitro Harley Davidson drag racing action from the NBRA event at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, November 2010. Speed and Explosions!
Pete Hill T/F KnuckleHead
Pete Hills KnuckleHead Drag Bike
Frank Spittle on The Freight Train Top Fuel Twin Engine Harley ( Part 1)
Frank Spittle, who raced drag bikes for more than 20 years, purchased the Harley-Davidson from Elmer Trett in 1983 and named it Freight Train for its locomotive-like amounts of pulling power. Spittle's best times on the Harley were 7.63 seconds in the quarter-mile at 191.27 mph and 5.19 seconds on an eighth-mile strip at 147.56 mph. In 1985, Spittle wrecked at 145 mph, retired from racing and sold Freight Train to his crew chief, Jimmy "T-Bird" Yelton, who rebuilt it in 1990 in his Gastonia, N.C., shop for Randy Milling to race.