1/4 Mile Drag is a straight line that lengths to 402 meters or 1/4 of a Mile. A Car Needs To Reach the end of the track before it's opponent reaches it. Cars can be used as And which is best for off-road because it has more traction. Fwd cars are best for asphalt because they mainly hit higher topspeeds than Fwd or Awd. Torque is needed for drag racing because it is used to hit topspeeds fast. A Car needs to be light in order to keep good acceleration.