Drag Race

Can 71 Tons Of Wood Keep These 2400 HP Trucks Down?

More proof that there is nothing like a weekend in Canada.

What did you do on your last weekend? Watch a game? Spend time with the family? If only you were a resident of Quebec, you might have spent your day watching this insane drag race. No, it didn't involve any supercars, nor muscle cars or exotics. But it did sport a lot of wood. That is, two massive 2,400 horsepower trucks carrying 71.5 tons of wood. The drivers, Sebastien Gagnon and Vincent Couture, are seen doing their best to race each other without toppling over or causing asphyxiation among spectators.

Check out this throwback to an insane Canadian drag race:

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