Shawn Rants, 4500 class driver running the ship on Episode 132
Our personal pit crew captain for many years, Shawn Rants shares stories of KOH, raising kids and working on high end equipment. One of our favorite because of his pure generosity of spirit. Listen up to see what makes the man.
5:26 – if it snowed 4 feet, the bus came to get us with chains on, there were no snow days
14:07 – it was trying to do things differently…but a lot of times you end up drifting back
17:45 – Top Eliminator Sand Drags, that’s high horsepower, 3000 HP; 300 ft in under 2.9 seconds
23:28 – these are around $5 million , we have well over 100 of them…
28:17 – it was enjoyable, but I can’t say it was easy
32:05 – “well. I went and paid your entry fee today, so you have to go.”
39:56 – you might drive 2000 miles to make two 3 second runs
42:34 – my life long goal was to win KOH (in the 4500 class)
47:22 – we always want to do whatever it takes to finish
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