How Long Is a Top Fuel Dragster?

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Top Fuel dragsters are 25 feet long, according to the National Hot Rod Association. Top Fuel races are run on a 1,000 foot track, and these vehicles can typically finish a race in under four seconds.

This kind of racing car is known as one of the very fastest types of officially sanctioned race car. These cars are regularly capable of going from zero to 100 miles per hour in less than a second, and they have been known to reach speeds of nearly 330 miles per hour.