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Today’s video is the second vintage film about Craig Breedlove’s pursuit of land-speed records in his Spirit of America jet cars. Yesterday, we saw...
The name of Craig Breedlove immediately conjures up dramatic world land-speed-record runs on the wide expanse of the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah. Breedlove...
The Mickey Thompson car was driven by his son, Danny Thompson, to a piston-power world record of nearly 450 mph at the Bonneville Salt Flats
Salt turned to slush by rain restricted runs and speeds during so-called Speed Week
But $5 million appropriation is only a small fraction of what is needed
This year, the salt was deep, flat, dry and hard at Bonneville -- ideal for speed trials, and record runs