What is the Super Pro class in drag racing?
Super Pro ET is open to full-bodied cars with working doors, Funny Cars, Altereds and Dragsters. Handicap racing based on a driver’s personally-chosen dial-in, which may be changed between rounds. The first car to cross the finish line without going quicker than its dial-in is the winner.
How much does a gallon of nitromethane cost?
Nitromethane used to power the engines of NHRA Top Fuel dragsters and Funny Cars costs about $16 US per gallon!
How much does a NHRA Funny Car Cost?
Today, fielding a Funny Car team can cost between US$2.6 and US$3 million. A single carbon fiber body can cost US$70,000. Nitro Funny Car racing in 2020 has become a one-team, one-manufacturer monopoly.
Most NHRA Funny Car wins.
How fast do drag cars go 0 60?
A top fuel dragster accelerates from a standstill to 100 mph (160 km/h) in as little as 0.8 seconds (less than one third the time required by a production Porsche 911 Turbo to reach 60 mph (100 km/h)) and can exceed 297 mph (478 km/h) in just 660 feet (200 m).
How much does a Pro Mod car cost?
A pro stocker at 125k+ has to be the most expensive car to build. 1 motor has to be in the 150k+ range as well. A guess the only thing that would make a fueler more expensive to run is the parts attrition.
Are gassers street legal?
History. Gassers were some of the first modified cars to compete in their own class at drag racing events. In fact, the years from 1955 to 1968 were known for the Gasser Wars. These cars started out being street legal.
How much does it cost to build a gasser?
Tinberg agreed that some customers initially view a gasser build as a cheap way to restore an old car. “It cost more than you think,” he warns. The kit costs around $3,895.
How much does a Top Fuel dragster cost?
The total finished cost of a Top Fuel dragster is estimated at $500,000. Some notable drivers competing in this category are Darren Morgan, Andrew Cowin, Phil Lamattina, Damian Harris, Wayne Newbey, Martin Stamatis and Phil Read and various drivers representing Santo Rapisarda.