answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

Wally parks created the first car...

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2009-06-16 07:32:42
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
User Avatar
Study guides
๐Ÿ““
See all Study Guides
โœ๏ธ
Create a Study Guide

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Who created drag racing?
Write your answer...
Submit
Related questions

What is illegal drag racing?

Drag racing illegaly.


Why do they call drag racing ''drag racing''?

because of the major drag that happens when you race that fast


Why is Drag Racing called drag racing?

This is only an educated guess, but back in the early part of the 20th century, the main street in any given town was referred to as "the main drag". Since organized drag racing grew from street racing, if you challenged someone to race from one intersection to the next, you are racing on the "main drag", thus "Drag Racing". Now why the street in town was called the "main drag", well, that is another question to be answered elsewhere. Old Skool Racer


Are street racing and drag racing the same thing?

no, street racing is just that - street racing, it is done on public roads etc etc. drag racing is an official sport where u race at organised event at official drag strips.


Who invented the first drag racing car?

Wally Parks invented the Drag racing car


3 forms of drag?

Drag Queen Drag Racing Drag of a cigarette Helpful no?


Where did the term drag racing come from?

Just a guess, but maybe from racing from stoplight, to stoplight, on the main drag.


How did drag racing get its name?

Just a guess but, from racing from stop light, to stop light, on the main drag.


What is a by run in drag racing?

jumping


When did drag racing come to Australia?

I cannot say for sure, however, I remember a car magazine, maybe Carcraft, doing an article on the Australian cars, and their owners, back in the late 70's, or early 80's. As I recall, there were a handful of guys that were trying to open a track. The Australian National Drag Racing Association, or ANDRA for short, is the primary drag racing sanctioning body in Australia. The organisation was created in 1973 for the more drag oriented members of the Australian Hot Rod Federation. Australian Drag racing speed records are listed from 1966 on.


When did drag racing become popular?

the 1950's. Drag racing became popular in 1950's.


Where can one watch drag racing videos online?

One can watch drag racing videos online on several websites. Drag racing videos are available on the websites youtube dot com and logotv dot com, for example.


When was the drag racing car invented?

Drag racing cars were not invented. They developed. People were "DRAG" racing cars before the word "DRAGRACE" was invented. Acceleration racing of cars was done in the early 1900's and became a sport much later.


How does a drag racer work?

Drag racing can be a fun and dangerous sport. A drag racer works by driving the drag racing vehicle, this means they hit the clutch and gas at the right time and stop at the right time.


Who invented drag racing?

Wally Parks invented the Drag racing car Wally Parks invented NHRA Drag Racing. The cars evolved from dry-lakes roadsters and stripped down 'flivvers' of the late 40s.


Where would drag racing games be popular?

Drag racing games are popular in areas where drag racing tracks are located, but have widespread general appeal across the United States, Australia, and the UK. Drag racing games are most popular among adolescent and young adult males and are available on many game platforms, mobile devices, computer, and online.


Different types of car racing?

Types of car racing include: * drag racing * formula 1 racing * nascar racing * street racing


Where did Drag Racing begin?

It may have begun in southern California. The drag racing car can not be attributed to one individual. "Big Daddy" Don Garlits is considered the "father of modern racing."


Where can you learn about the history of Drag Racing?

Here are answers and opinions from FAQ Farmers: * The Don Garlits Drag Racing Museum in Ocala Florida. * Go to www.dragracinglegends.com That is where professional racing started.


What are the main types of street racing?

Organized, spontaneos and drag racing.


Why do they call it drag racing?

Drag racing (1954) is from slang sense of "wagon, buggy" (1755), because a horse would drag it. By 1851 this was transferred to "street," as in the phrase main drag, and it was adopted by hot rodders for "race on city streets." Dragster is also from 1954. edit: drag racing does not imply it is on city streets, it can be closed course and normally is


How do you get on a drag racing team?

2 ways, 1-make friends with someone with a drag racing team. 2-get a car, go to the track, and get some sponsers, congrats you now have a drag team


What radial tire is good to use when drag racing?

The following radial tire is good to use when drag racing: Bridgestone, Potenza RE730, Nitto NT 555 Extreme ZR, BFG Goodrich Drag Radial, DOT Drag Radials.


What is exhibition of speed?

Drag racing.


What is the web address of the Don Garlits Museum Of Drag Racing in Ocala Florida?

The web address of the Don Garlits Museum Of Drag Racing is: http://www.garlits.com