Drag boat racing

Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series World Finals 2017

A little bit of home video from Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park - Chandler, Arizona. November 3rd-5th 2017

Drag Boat Crash Compilation - WW #59

Drag racing on the water is a whole different animal then in cars on the asphalt. The pilots in the Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series go fast and wreck hard. Here are a few viscous crashes from years past

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Boat - Quickest and fastest boat in the world!


The Problem Child Top Fuel Hydro Drag Boat team with Daryl Ehrlich behind the wheel. This was the quickest pass ever recorded at 253.46 MPH in 3.368 seconds to 1000' at Mission Bay in San Diego, CA on 9/15/12.

Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series - World Finals 2016

Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park Chandler, AZ. November 4-6

Lucas Oil Drag Boats - 2011 - Wheatland, MO (Round 5)

The Lucas Oil Diamond Drag Boat Nationals from Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, MO featured on the Lucas Oil Motorsports Hour. Pro Modified, Top Alcohol Flat, Top Alcohol Hydro & Top Fuel Hydro.

Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series World Finals 2016 #2

A few more passes.

Drag-boats in Austin Texas "Big Sound!" SDBA

The first of a few videos of the SDBA's Drag-boats in Austin Texas 2010

Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Highlights

Drag Boat Racing from Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland Missouri.

Extreme Jet sprint racing. Small boats, huge motors!

Very fast Hamilton jet boats with huge V 8 motors race a tight circuit at Meremere New Zealand. These are insanely quick and nimble machines.

Power Boat Hydroplane Racing Longtails in Thailand

- Thai longtail boat races
Race weekend at Samut Songhram in Thailand
Top Speed recorded at 165 kph (102 mph)
Ang Nam Chaimongkol August 2009
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Engines generally used for this type of boat are:

Rotavator Engines (Hand Plough) 150cc 2 stroke

Car Engines - Usually Toyota 1600cc

Rotax Engines (very old 2 stroke engines) - twin cylinder 600cc

Races are held for each class and there is an Unlimited class which are the fastest boats.

The Toyota 1600cc to 2000cc engined craft are in the Unlimited Class.
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Lucas Oil Drag Boat Series

Friday, June 9, 2017, Wheatland, MO. Clips from around the Lucas Oil Speedway, Alcohol and Nitro Warmups, Alcohol and Top Fuel Hydro runs. Footage includes the Alcohol boat crash.

Allison Drag Boat Jimmy Melton

Jimmy Melton testing his Allison drag boat before going to a race.

Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series - Thunder on the River at Lake Havasu, Arizona

Thunder on the River - Lucas Oil Drag Boat Series. Lake Havasu, Arizona on October 2nd to October 4th, 2015.

Lucas Oil Drag Boat World Finals 2014 - Thrills & Spills

A few videos from my camera over the weekend.

Toxic Rocket TFH vs Problem Child

Problem Child and Toxic Rocket in a Saturday qualifying pass at the World Finals.

Lucas Drag Boat Series Highlights - June 10-12

Wheatland, MO. Sights and sounds from the 5th Annual John Haas Drag Boat Classic featuring the Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series. June 10-12.

The Greatest Show On Water: Top Fuel Hydros (HD)

Top Fuel Hydros - the baddest machines to ever hit the liquid quarter mile.

3000hp Blown Alcohol Drag-boat "The Oklahoman"

The SDBA in Austin Texas

Lucas Oil Drag Boats - 2010 - San Angelo, TX

The Rockstar Energy Drink Showdown in San Angelo Presented By Canidae from Lake Nasworthy in San Angelo, TX. featured on the Lucas Oil Motorsports Hour. Top Fuel Hydro, Top Alcohol Hydro, Top Alcohol Flat, and Pro Modified Boats.

Drag Boat Racing Lives on MAVTV

Bring some life to your living room with the Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series on MAVTV! These 10,000 horsepower monsters scream to life as they go side by side down the liquid drag strip in 3 and a half seconds at over 250 miles per hour!

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