Duluth Denfeld graduate Greg Anderson competes earlier this season on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. Despite missing five races while recovering from heart surgery, Anderson, a four-time national champion, finds himself in the thick of the chase again. Photo courtesy NHRA
Auto racing: Duluth's Anderson shows heart, keeps driving
Duluth Denfeld graduate Greg Anderson told his wife it’d be no sweat.
That wouldn’t be the answer for most people who are about to have their chest cut open, and an eight-hour operation done on their heart, but National Hot Rod Association drag racers aren’t like most people.
When you go from 0 to 200 mph in less than 6 seconds, you have to be a little fearless.
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