Florida Institute of Technology
The 2015 Florida Institute of Technology is the newest of the jet dragsters on the Larsen Motorsports teams. This affilation between LMS and FIT offers many opportunities for students at Florida Tech to see what it takes to put a professional race team on the road! Driven by Elaine Larsen, this is where Adrenaline Meets Innovation. For more about this team visit jetdragster.fit.edu for more info.
Driver: Elaine Larsen
Crew Chief: Zach Costello
Length: 27 feet
Wheelbase: 264 inches
Frame: Normalized 4130 Chrome-Moly
Fueled Weight: 1145 lbs.
Engine Type: General Electric J-85
Afterburner: LMS custom design built from 316L stainless steel
Horsepower: 5000 HP
Airplane Application: T-38 Jet Trainer
F-5 Tiger II