Synopses & Reviews
Top Fuel Dragsters are the fastest racing cars on the planet. Powered by huge 8,000bhp engines, the quickest cars can accelerate from 0â??100mph in less than a second, reaching over 330mph by the end of a quarter-mile timed run. The noise and spectacle of a Top Fuel Dragster in action is truly astonishing. This fascinating manual provides a unique insight into the engineering of these incredible machines, and takes a look behind the scenes from the perspective of the driver and team members to explain how the cars are designed, built, maintained and driven.
Top Fuel Dragsters are the quickest and fastest racing cars on the planet. Powered by huge four-stroke, rear-mounted engines, driving the rear wheels, the noise and spectacle of a Top Fuel Dragster in action is truly astonishing.This manual will replicate as far as possible the treatment given to the Red Bull RB6 in the Red Bull Racing Formula 1 Car Manual.
About the Author
Dan Welberry is a long-time drag racing fan, with a passion for the sport since childhood. He has built up an enviable reputation as a leading marketing and PR man in European Drag Racing. He and former four-time FIA European Top Fuel title-holder and record breaker Andy Carter teamed up in 2001, with Welberry taking on marketing, PR and sponsorship duties for the team. Away from racing Dan runs a design and marketing company based in Christchurch, Dorset.