May 18, 2014, 10:37 PM EDT
One of the main reasons we love the Internet so much is the sometimes off-the-wall or rare gems you find while looking for something else.
And trust us, this is really rare, especially if you’re a drag racer or a fan of drag racing.
It’s hard to believe how far the sport has come since it was founded on the west coast back in the 1950s.
And although this movie — called “Ingenuity In Action” — is nearly a half-hour long, it’s worth sitting through just to see how the sport has evolved, not to mention hair cuts, clothes and more.
We especially love the action at what’s simply called “The Nationals.”
To think how far the NHRA has come.
Check out the video below:
Video from NASCAR America
- Bubba Wallace pays homage to NASCAR Hall of Famer Wendell Scott with encore win at Martinsville 1
- Marussia also set to miss United States GP 8
- Jimmie Johnson: ‘That day is out there’ when he’ll split with crew chief Chad Knaus 7
- Jeff Gordon would love to return to Saturday Night Live — and wants to bring Ricky Funck with him (video) 0
- 2-for-1: Jamie McMurray wins Martinsville pole, sets track record 0
- Caterham given dispensation to miss Austin and Brazil 3
- Caterham the latest team to fall foul of the Leafield ‘curse’ 1