Tony Schumacher


Tony Schumacher

"This article is about the drag racer. For the German football players, see Toni Schumacher."

Tony Schumacher (born December 25, 1969 in California), is an American drag racer, currently competing in the NHRA top fuel class, of which he is a five-time champion, winning the last four years consecutively (2004-2007). In 1999 he was the first driver to exceed 330 MPH in competition.Fact|date=January 2008 He also has the world record for fastest 1/4 mile top fuel run 337.58 MPH.Fact|date=January 2008 He drives for the Don Schumacher Racing team in a top fuel dragster and his sponsor is the United States Army; his nickname is "The Sarge". Schumacher is the son of legendary funny car driver Don Schumacher. He enjoys playing guitar. He also co-owns and operates a home brewing and winemaking supply business called Perfect Brewing Supply. He is not related to the 7 time Formula One world Champion Michael Schumacher.

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External links

* [http://www.nhra.com/drivers/driver.asp?driverid=17 NHRA profile]
* [http://www.undergrounddigital.com Perfect Brewing Supply website]


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