Jack Beckman set the record for quickest run in NHRA history for Funny Car!
Jack Beckman ran the quickest run in NHRA history at Sonoma Raceway in 3.921 seconds at 323.43 mph to take the top spot during qualifying. Beckman backed up this score by running 3.958 seconds to officially set the National E.T. record in Funny Car! Beckman has been with Don Schumacher Racing since 2006 and has established himself as one of the best in the class.
These specific types of drag racing vehicles, called funny cars are known to be one of the fastest and wildest rides out there. That’s why here we have a video of the iconic run of Jack Beckman, who is sitting behind the wheel of the Dodge Charger. He has 19 wins as an NHRA Funny Car driver. He was a national champion in 2012. Most important, he is a cancer survivor. Now he is also a national record holder. Check it out!