Rocket Racing League X Racer Photo Gallery

Nascar of the sky finally takes off

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After numerous delays, the Rocket Racing League's X Racers finally took to the air this year.
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Here, powered by a kerosene-fueled rocket engine, an X Racer makes its debut flight in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, in August.
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The Rocket Racing League is set to begin hosting live, six-team races next year. The pilots will fly through a virtual racecourse projected onto their head-up displays; the audience will watch them navigate the virtual racecourse on giant television screens alongside the runway.