“Hard work pays off” is a cliche that certainly rings true in the world of Top Fuel Harley and motorcycle drag racing as proven by this top secret NHRA Nitro Harley and turbo Harley Bagger winter test session at IHRA’s Palm Beach International Raceway, near Jupiter, Fla. Enjoy the sights and sounds of Top Fuel Harley and turbo Bagger start ups and top speed.
Follow the team of veteran nitro bike owner John “Red” Rhea as he troubleshoots and tuned his nitro Harley with the help of multiple time drag racing champion Jay “Bulldog” Turner. After many clutch adjustments wait till you see the outstanding progress the team makes by its final run of the day when a whopping 6 grams of weight are added to each arm of the clutch.
In this video we also watch Top Fuel motorcycle and Harley Bagger racer Michael Beland go for a new world record, aiming to lower the 8.17 mark set by Assim Chaundry. If you are snowed in, sit back and relax and let some nitro drag racing from Florida warm you up! Enjoy this look behind the scenes with some of our friends.