Finally! Thank you to everyone that has kept up with us. Hopefully 1 event will turn into 2. See you at the track! LD
Returns to Gainesville Raceway
For the first time since his incredible 2015 Top Fuel
Three-time NHRA Top Fuel
Champion Brings His Own Team to 48th Gatornationals
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 8, 2017) – Top Fuel
racer Larry Dixon
will return to the site of one of National Hot Rod Association
drag racing’s wildest crashes when the three-time NHRA Mello Yello Series Top Fuel
champion competes in next week’s 48th annual Amalie Oil NHRA
Gatornationals at Gainesville Raceway on March 17-19.
Dixon, 50, walked away from a spectacular qualifying crash two years ago on Saturday, March 14, 2015 when the Top Fuel dragster
he was driving broke in half near the track’s 1000-foot finish line and flew some 75 feet in the air. Dixon was able to climb from the car’s wreckage.
After the 109g crash, the Avon, Ind., driver was later diagnosed with two ...