Thirty-Five Years Of All-Star Racing Technology
Some Of The Most Prominent Technological Advances That Have Taken Place Since The Inception Of The All-Star Awards In 1967
Photography by The Car Craft Archives
Much like mans rise up from his cave-dwelling, knuckle-dragging beginnings, three pro classes of the NHRATop Fuel, Funny Car, and Pro Stockhave evolved from rather rudimentary foundations. In commemoration of the 35th anniversary of the Car Craft Magazine All-Star Drag Racing Team, well look at some of the most prominent technological advances that have taken place since the inception of the All-Star awards in 1967, beginning with the biggest dog in NHRA drag racings poundTop Fuel. For added perspective, we also interviewed a prominent drag racing legend from each class to get his take on the subject. So sit back, imagine the smell of nitro, and enjoy the history lesson contained in the sidebars below.
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