Driver Owner & Builder Bio
Name: Marina Anderson
Hometown: Villa Park, IL
Pets: Wally - 4 year old Shih-Poo (She's a girl)
Family: Scott- Dad-Clutch guy
Larissa-Sister-Marketing and Hospitality
Doreen- Mom- Photography
Hobbies: Besides racing or working on racecars I enjoy traveling, riding my bike, watching movies, spending time with my family or working on my house.
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Music: Mostly country - Dierks Bentley is one of my favorites
Education: Elmhurst College graduate - Bachelor's of Science in Supply Chain Management & Economics - Feb 2014 Magna Cum Laude
Idol: My dad. He helps me so much and works so hard everyday. I couldn't follow this dream without him.
Fastest Pass: 5.63s @ 232 MPH - Final license pass at Burndown at Sundown Chicago 6/3/17
Chassis: The 275 inch wheel base rear engine dragster was built by Marina and Competition Fabrications. You can check out the pictures from the build in the photos section or on our facebook page.
Class: NHRA Top Alcohol Dragster
Engine: 421 Cubic inch Hemi
Fuel: Injected Nitromethane
Trans: Centrifugal Clutch and Lenco Reverser
Tires: Goodyear Eagle
Horsepower: Approximately 4,000
Minimum Weight: 2105 lbs
The Anderson Family Dragster will compete in the highly competitive NHRA Lucas Oil Series. Top Alcohol Dragsters are the third fastest class in drag racing, capable of reaching speeds of 280 MPH in about 5.1 seconds on the quarter mile.