February 12, 2017 in the Ramenskoye started the festival of autosport “Frost-2017”! The strongest Russian riders took to the start of the II stage of the Championship of Russia in winter track racing in the test group “N-1600”.
Two years later, the festival of motor racing returned to the Ramensky Hippodrome. “Frost” returned to Ramenskoye not only by the race of the Championship of Russia, but also by the races of support! Continue reading
The situation was desperate. Before the start of the international race, “Eiffelrennen” remained quite a bit when the Rennlighter (manager, as we would say now) of the Mercedes-Benz team Alfred Neubauer heard that his cars weigh almost a whole kilogram more than the 750 kg limit. Continue reading
So we got to the machines, whose purpose – driving only in a straight line, and the minimum turning radius can be tens of meters. Dragsters are adapted to “squeeze everything out of themselves” at a distance from ⅛ to ¼ miles at the start from the spot.
Dregster class Top Fuel travels three hundred meters in 3.7 seconds. At the same time, fuel consumption (a mixture of nitromethane with methanol) is about 50 liters per second.
Awesome power: how dregster works Continue reading