drag race

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drag race

a type of motor race in which specially built or modified cars or motorcycles are timed over a measured course
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That will prove to be a fitting climax as the region's best drag racers, divided into 11 different categories for cars and motorbikes, are certain to put on a spectacular show powering down Bahrain International Circuit's state-of-the-art quarter-mile strip.
Drag racers will converge at BIC's world renowned quarter-mile Drag Strip which is affiliated with the National Hot Rod Association's (NHRA) worldwide programme.
Apart from the all-important bragging rights, drag racers will also be looking to collect points over the season's five rounds to determine the overall champion in each of the 13 classes, which includes 10 categories for cars and three for motorbikes.
Mopar carried a line of "Special Parts" for super stock drag racers and developed its racing parts division called Mopar Performance Parts to enhance speed and handling for both road and racing use.
Then he looked to Sacramento, a track that didn't have enough junior drag racers to field one team, and found a home for his girls.
Moroso was started in 1968 by Dick Moroso, one of the most successful modified production drag racers on record.
Skilled professional and amateur drag racers and drifters have embraced the events series as the ideal platform on which to showcase their skills whilst pushing their own cars and bikes to the ultimate test.
Soliman continued: "This is the first time that drag racers from across the region can be crowned a GCC Champion, and it is very exciting.
All the while Emirati drag racers from Yas Marina's drag racing academy are shadowing Fuller, as Abu Dhabi's name is projected to an international audience.
Drag racers will have a choice of three engines to power the Challenger Drag Race Package Car for race competition.
Also, visitors will view one of the earlier drag racers, the Dragmaster Dart Gas Dragster, which was driven to victory in the Top Eliminator class at the 1962 NHRA Winternational race in Pomona.
Drag racers will have the opportunity to zoom down BIC's quarter-mile drag strip in their own cars or motorcycles and really push their vehicles to their very limits.