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  • Bill Moon (1937 - 1998)
    Chemical/Aeronautical, Engineer, Plant Engineering, Pilot, Automobile Restoration, Race Car DriverMath Teacher
  • Courtney Force-Rahal
    Force-Rahal (born June 20, 1988) is a drag racer currently competing in the NHRA. She currently drives the Advance Auto Parts Chevy Camaro SS Funny Car for John Force Racing. She is the youngest daught...
  • Brittany Force
    Leighton Force (born July 8, 1986) is an NHRA drag racer and 2017 NHRA Drag Racing Series Top Fuel dragster champion. She is the daughter of drag racer John Force and the sister of fellow racers Courtn...
  • Ashley Force Hood
    Force Hood (born November 29, 1982) is a former Top Fuel Funny Car (TF/FC) drag racer for John Force Racing. She is the daughter of 16-time NHRA Top Fuel Funny Car national champion John Force and Laur...
  • John Force
    Harold Force (born May 4, 1949 in Bell Gardens, California) is an American NHRA drag racer. He is a 16-time Funny Car champion driver and a 20-time champion car owner. Force owns and drives for John Fo...

Drag racing is a type of motor racing in which automobiles or motorcycles (usually specially prepared for the purpose) compete, usually two at a time, to be first to cross a set finish line. The race follows a short, straight course from a standing start over a measured distance, most commonly 1⁄4 mi (1,320 ft; 402 m), with a shorter (1,000 ft (305 m)) becoming increasingly popular, as it has become the standard for Top Fuel dragsters and funny cars, where some major bracket races and other sanctioning bodies have adopted it as the standard, while the 1⁄8 mi (660 ft; 201 m) is also popular in some circles. Electronic timing and speed sensing systems have been used to record race results since the 1960s.

The history of automobiles and motorcycles being used for drag racing is nearly as long as the history of motorized vehicles themselves, and has taken the form of both illegal street racing, and as an organized and regulated motorsport. This article covers the legal sport.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drag_racing