A national drag competition in Michigan completed three-day meeting on Sunday (13 August). In the?
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DRAGSTER OFF THE STARTING LINE
ANOTHER TWO DRAGSTERS OFF STARTING LINE AND ONE FLIPS OVER BACKWARDS
INTVU WITH CRASH DRIVER
OTHER DRAGSTERS OFF THE STARTING LINE
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Background: A national drag competition in Michigan completed three-day meeting on Sunday (13 August). In the event, racer Ron Martin, lost control of his vehicle due to a bad tyre. As the "slingshot" dragster left the starting line, the small front wheels lifted off the ground until the vehicle flipped over backwards. The driver was only slightly injured.