funny car


Definition of funny car 

: a specialized dragster that has a one-piece molded body resembling the body of a mass-produced car

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Jack Beckman topped funny car qualifying Friday in the season-opening Lucas Oil NHRA Winternationals in Pomona. Staff Report,, "NHRA Winternationals heats up at Pomona," 10 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of funny car

1965, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of funny car was in 1965

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