"How long is a Top Fuel dragster race? Less than 5 seconds! Spark early readers' natural curiosity about racing with this inquiry-based nonfiction approach to dragsters. A bone-rattling ride with more g-force than a rocket launch? Welcome to Top Fuel dragster racing. It even looks like a rocket, with flames coming out the tailpipes. Appeal to budding racers and NASCAR fans with this question-and-answer book covering dragster types, including top fuel, funny car, and pro stock, along with history, fuel, and parts. Simple infographics draw in browsers and visual learners. This North American Spanish translation includes a Stay Curious! feature that encourages kids to keep asking questions while doubling as a mini media literacy lesson on research skills. Includes glossary and index"--
Ages 7.|||Grades 2-3.|||juvenile
by Rachel Grack.
Translation of: Curious about dragsters.
Includes bibliographical references and index.