Kevin Connolly drag races at zMAX in Charlotte

Posted on: 7:28 pm, April 4, 2012, by , updated on: 07:29pm, April 4, 2012

A major drag racing event starts in less than two weeks at the zMAX Dragway in Charlotte, and I recently got the chance to try my hand inside a dragster!

In the video above, see how I did while attending Doug Foley’s drag racing school.

Top fuel dragsters can reach speeds of more than 300 mph.