GSTA Junior Dragster
The engine on the GSTA junior dragster is a 5.5 hp Briggs & Stratton with a Walbro carb. Car was built by Minnesota State University at Mankato.
Kids as young as 5 years old can make a pass in a Jr. Dragster. The age requirements are 5 to 18 years old. Cars run an 1/8 mile and can reach speeds of 85mph. There are different classes for the different age groups. 5 year olds are only able to make single runs as a "Trainee". At age 6 they can start to compete against other similiar aged kids. For more information on the Jr. Dragster program, visit the following link: http://jrdragster.nhra.com/