Naturally, these models are not designed for public roads. The history of motorsports knows a lot of explosions and fires that occur on the track, caused by the imperfect technology. Nevertheless, drag racing is one of the safest types of motorsport. Dregsterov design provides a system of belts, fire-fighting equipment, not to mention the heat-resistant gear and helmet. Even if the whole dregster flamed flames, the pilot will remain alive, especially in each race is on duty rescue squad. Prospects Sports Abroad drag racing has long acquired the status of international competitions.
There are formed professional and amateur classes in this sport, requiring not only special equipment, but also appropriate training of the driver. In the U.S. there are a number of schools that train pilots for dregsterov. In the U.S., extensive development of drag racing was still in the middle of last century. Then an enterprising young people "sharpening" motorcycles to achieve high power and phenomenal speed. At the sites set records the maximum speed, as well as rapid acceleration, that is just and important on the short race drag racing.
Today, the race to accelerate in the U.S. are among the most popular avtomotosorevnovany. Each year, the U.S. carried out 24 steps World Championship drag racing. In addition, throughout the year there are organized entertainment drag racing show. European drag racing a little younger. Development of the sport in Europe have built during the Second World War, many landing polygons. In peacetime, they can easily converted to tracks for drag racing. Drag racing in Russia does not yet have the status of a professional. In our country there is no special equipment, so the race open to all production models of sports cars and motorcycles. But the exciting competitions are increasingly attracted youth. In addition, participation is often needed just the right category, a statement to the class, pass inspection, insurance, yes desire to prove his superiority. In addition, sport is taken under the patronage of the Russian Automobile Federation (RAF) and Motorcycle Federation of Russia (MPR), and in 2002 established the Russian Federation of drag racing (RFDR). and though not yet carried out Russian Championship drag racing, each year we hold the primacy of cities and regions. For example, the primacy of Zelenograd, drag the battle in Krasnoyarsk, the championship of the Urals and Volga regions, and so on. So Russia drag racing to develop and, hopefully, with acceleration comparable to that demonstrated dregstery on the track.