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Racing Episode 02

Drivers and crew members speak about fuel systems and related racing strategy.

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  • Racing Episode 01

    Drivers and crew members speak about the meaning of representing the U.S. Army.

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    TAGS: Army Racing NASCAR NHRA

    Racing Episode 01
    01:43
  • Racing Episode 02

    Drivers and crew members speak about fuel systems and related racing strategy.

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    TAGS: Army Racing NASCAR NHRA

    Racing Episode 02
    01:56
  • Racing Episode 03

    U.S. Army Racing Teams discuss the dangers they face on the job.

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    Racing Episode 03
    02:15
  • Racing Episode 04

    U.S. Army Racing teams talk about race preparations and maintenance.

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    Racing Episode 04
    02:05
  • Racing Episode 05

    The use simulators is an important part of winning the fight.

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    Racing Episode 05
    01:49
  • Racing Episode 06

    U.S. Army Racing Team members discuss how people are the most important factor i...

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    Racing Episode 06
    01:23
  • Racing Episode 07

    U.S. Army Race Teams take full advantage of the latest technologies.

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    Racing Episode 07
    01:50
  • Racing Episode 08

    U.S. Army Race Teams discuss what it takes to win races.

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    Racing Episode 08
  • Racing Episode 09

    Communication and information systems have become a key factor in trying to win ...

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    Racing Episode 09
    01:56
  • Racing Episode 10

    Proudly representing the the men and women that serve comes first for the U.S. A...

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    Racing Episode 10
    01:59
  • Racing Episode 1

    comparing the Army and the racing team.

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    TAGS: NASCAR Army Racing NHRA

    Racing Episode 1 - Army and Racing
    Racing Episode 1
  • Racing Episode 2

    Being a leader in the Army and on the racing team.

    CATEGORY: Racing

    TAGS: Ryan Newman Tony Schumacher

    Racing Episode 2 - Leading the Team
    Racing Episode 2
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Racing Episode 02

Drivers and crew members speak about fuel systems and related racing strategy.

Tony Gibson, Crew Chief “Our strategy was set and it was based off track position and fuel mileage”
John Klausmeier, Race Engineer “60 pounds per gallon, 19 green laps and divide that by 10...”
Ryan Newman, Driver “The energy that you have comes in the source of fuel...”
John Klausmeier, Race Engineer “Typically its two to one, multiply that by two; four miles per gallon...”
Ryan Newman, Driver “You do what you can to keep that fuel in your tank.”
John Klausmeier, Race Engineer “The recent track at New Hampshire, we were able to win basically on this same strategy based off of what he was doing inside the car, really easy with his shifting, really easy on his throttle inputs to save us that amount of fuel.”
Neal Strausbaugh, Asst. Crew Chief “On the US Army top fuel car one of the most impressive things to me is the fuel system. It starts with a fuel tank, it holds about 16 gallons of nitro methane, its a two and a half gallon fuel line, 4 thousand rpm, its moving over 100 gallons a minute.”
Tony Schumacher, Driver “When the light comes on the pumps would come on, I step off the clutch, ready. Hit the gas, I would steer about 1000 times in the quarter mile, deploy the parachutes, arm the brakes, fuel shut off. Man this is all bad to the bone, cowboy up moment.”
Neal Strausbaugh, Asst. Crew Chief “The motor itself is actually burning over a gallon a second.”
Tony Schumacher, Driver “You are thrown back so hard you are five times you body weight. So your trying to hold the gas pedal down while this thing is pulling with five and a half g’s all the way. Its wicked, its cool man.”
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