The Amazing Engineering Of Top Fuel Dragsters
It takes a lot of tech to make 14,000 horsepower
The numbers alone are enough to boggle the mind. 1/4 mile in under four seconds. 14,000 horsepower and 12,000 ft/lbs of torque. 20 litres of nitromethane a second and the £100,000 engine rebuilds. It takes deep pockets and nerves of steel to run a top fuel dragster, and Curious Droid talks through some of the amazing stats in the video below.