2014 TOP FUEL JET “SPIRIT OF AMERICA” RACE TEAM NEWS
SPIRIT OF AMERICA TOP FUEL JET NEWS UPDATES.
Oct.12,2014 Lucas Oil National Drag Boat Series- Lake Havasu, AZ. Our new Pilot, Bryan Letterly, got his license in the new Spirit Of America Top Fuel Jet!
Bryan did a great job and managed to cut a reaction time of .015 seconds at 140.581 MPH on straight methanol fuel without any nitro. This was the first full track pass on the new hull design. The boat had very conservative hardware and the pop off valve was released at 700 feet because this was the first test pass on the new hull design!
The new crew members are Rob Wiley, Mike O Neil, Josh Letterly, Paul Boop, Petunia Petalbottom and team owner John Cost.
The team is now preparing for it’s first race at the World Finals in Chandler, AZ. on Oct.30 – Nov. 2, 2014 See Ya There!