More power to you joe t. Dare to be different, and run whatever the hell you want! Drag racing through the 70's, 80's and early 90's was a blast because of the Competition Eliminator and Modified Production classes where there was a huge variety of car and drivetrain combinations, all running index. The later years have brought us cookie cutter kit cars, computers and delay boxes, and utterly boring drag racing.
What you are proposing to sounds like fun, and will add something unique to the field. You'll probably end up getting it to run pretty stout and consistent. When you get it built, we want pics.