Gassers - Dragstrip to Street


What happens on the dragstrip doesn’t always stay on the dragstrip.

Want proof? Look at today’s rat rods, which clearly descend from the scrappy hot rods that pioneered the quarter-mile sport. Want more proof? How about those pumped-on-steroids Pro Street machines, all hood scoop and steamroller tires, which draw inspiration directly from the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) racing’s Pro Stock cars.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2016/11/16/gassers-rule-the-strip-and-street