Florida Tech Team 


Zachary Costello 

Crew Chief 

Florida Tech
Jet Dragster

     The 2015 Florida Tech Car is the newest of the jet dragsters on the Larsen Motorsports teams.  This affilation between LMS and Florida Tech 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 text 313131 message jetdragster and visit jetdragster.fit.edu for more info.


Length: 27 Feet 

Wheelbase: 264 Inches 

Frame: Normalized 4130 Chrome-Moly 

Fueled Weight: 1145 lbs. 

Propulsion Data: 

Engine Type: General Electric J-85

Afterburner: LMS custom design built from 316L stainless steal

Horsepower: 5000 hp

Airplane Application: T-38 Jet Trainer

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