On February 9, 2024, on the Professional Famous person Shootout in Bradenton Motorsports Park, Bob Tasca III, behind the wheel of the PPG Mustang Darkish Horse Nitro Humorous Automotive, smashed all earlier drag racing velocity information by hitting an unbelievable 341.68 mph in simply 3.840 seconds!
This not solely breaks the earlier file held by Robert Hight (339.87 mph in 2017) but additionally units a brand new high-water mark for velocity and efficiency on the planet of wheel-driven drag racing.
Led by co-crew chiefs Todd Okuhara and Aaron Brooks, the Tasca Racing staff has as soon as once more demonstrated their dedication to excellence and innovation.
Bob Tasca III said, “Immediately’s file is the results of years of ardour, teamwork, and the relentless chase for velocity. This achievement belongs to each member of Tasca Racing, our companions at PPG, and Ford Efficiency. Their help and Ford’s aerodynamic and engineering experience have been essential in breaking the 340 mph barrier, a dream I’ve at all times had.”
The Professional Famous person Shootout, making its debut at Bradenton Motorsports Park, offered the proper venue for this groundbreaking feat.