timz wrote:What are the all-time records for least elapsed time for a standing-start quarter-mile?
For any object carrying a person, and
1 For any wheeled vehicle carrying a person, and
2For any vehicle carrying a person and powered by its wheels? 2
I guess Colonel Stapp likely has the first record, but no idea about the other two.
FTMCPIUS wrote:Not sure but there was a tragic, fatal wreck a while back. The speeds were getting so high 1/4 mile (1,320 ft) is no longer used. They now race to only 1,000 ft. and still reach incredible speeds.
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