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drag racing

  • What does it take to pilot a car that can go from nought to 280 miles per hour in five and a half seconds? That’s what interns on the Florida Institute of Technology Jet Dragster Racing Team learn all about. Elaine Larsen of Larsen Motorsports, and interns Paige Sanchez and Kat Redner, join intersection for a conversation about STEM and drag racing.
  • Students at Florida Institute of Technology get hands on experience in how to drive and crew Jet dragsters: race cars that can go up to 280 miles per hour.