At the TX2K12 (Texas 2012) drag event in Houston Texas hundreds of cars and thousands of people from across the United States descend upon Lonestar Motorsports Park to compete.

Talk about a perfect launch! Now if only this Honda S2000 had a wheelie bar perhaps he would have maintained control and broken his record.

At the TX2K12 (Texas 2012) drag event in Houston Texas hundreds of cars and thousands of people from across the United States descended upon Lonestar Motorsports Park to compete.

In the video below, we have the AMS Alpha Omega Nissan GT-R which makes a world record pass at 8.62 @ 173mph on March 18, 2012 breaking the previous record of 8.63 @ 172mph also set by the same vehicle.

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