ST. LOUIS (KSDK) - Thursday on Washington Avenue they had a little fan fest for the NHRA Midwest Nationals.
The world's fastest cards will be at Gateway Motorsports Park Friday through Sunday. There's over a $1 million at stake, and they are expecting about 40,000 fans for the weekend.
These cars can hit 330 miles per hour, they have 8,000 to 10,000 horse power, and they cost in the $500,000 range.
Click the video player above to hear what some of the drivers had to say about the high of racing that fast.