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# How fast do Top Fuel dragsters run 1 4 mile?

## How fast do Top Fuel dragsters run 1 4 mile?

A Top Alcohol Dragster can travel as fast as 285 mph in the quarter-mile. However, in drag racing, elapsed time is the determining factor in winning rounds. The quickest Top Fuel pass on record is 3.623 seconds.

What is the fastest time in a quarter-mile?

8.582 seconds
While on its way to participate in Pebble Beach celebrations this weekend, the electric hypercar made a stop at Famoso Raceway in McFarland, California, where it managed to set a production car record quarter-mile time of 8.582 seconds at 167.51 mph, according to Rimac.

Does Top Fuel still run 1 4 mile?

Traditionally, a drag strip is 1,320 feet, which equals a quarter-mile. (One mile equals 5,280 feet.) Many classes in NHRA drag racing—actually, all but the Top Fuel and Funny Car classes—still compete on a quarter-mile course.

### Do Top Fuel dragsters still run 1 4 mile?

What’s the fastest Top Fuel dragster speed ever?

Top Fuel Dragster Drag Racing World’s Fastest 338 MPH! If playback doesn’t begin shortly, try restarting your device. Videos you watch may be added to the TV’s watch history and influence TV recommendations. To avoid this, cancel and sign in to YouTube on your computer. An error occurred while retrieving sharing information. Please try again later.

How to calculate elapsed time in drag racing?

This calculator estimates your 60 foot, eighth and quarter mile elapsed times and trap speed when given the weight of the car and flywheel or wheel horsepower. An 11% driveline loss is assumed for Wheel HP. See my Free Android Drag Racing Calculator App in the Google Play Store

#### What’s the best gear ratio for drag racing?

Vehicle Horsepower RPM through lights (finish line) Tire Diameter (Hght.) in Inches 1/4 Mile ET 1/4 Mile Top End Speed Ideal 1/4 Mile Gear Ratio

How to calculate a 1 / 4 mile trap speed?

1/4 Mile Trap Speed =. This calculator estimates your 60 foot, eighth and quarter mile elapsed times and trap speed when given the weight of the car and flywheel or wheel horsepower. A 14% driveline loss is assumed for Wheel HP. See my Free Android Drag Racing Calculator App in the Google Play Store.