World of Speed 2018
Team Vesco's Turbinator II with driver Dave Spangler set the fastest wheel driven car record ever at the World of Speed event September 15, 2018. New record 482.646 mph with a top speed of 492 mph!
BEST LAND SPEED RECORDS|FASTEST SPEED RECORDS COMPILATION 2016
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RECORDS DE VELOCIDA SOBRE TIERRA
1.thrust ssc 763MPH/1228KMH
2.vesco turbinator 481MPH/775KMH
3.ack attack 376MPH/605KMH
4.jcb dieselmax 350MPH/563KMH
5.buckeye bullet 2.5 320MPH/515KMH
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Speed Week 2018 Fastest Run
TURBINATOR II, with driver Dave Spangler, set the all time FASTEST mile speed, 463.038 mph FASTEST quarter speed, 369.143 mph, and FASEST exit speed 470.605 mph in Speed Week's 70 year history on the Bonneville Salt Flats (2018). Team Vesco was honored with the Hot Rod Magazine Top Time Trophy for the third time in its history.
Venturi's Land Speed Record Attempt - Formula E
On Utah's Bonneville Speedway, Venturi attempt to break the all-electric land speed world record with the Buckeye Bullet 3.
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Lee Taylor's Fatal Crash
GLENBROOK, Nev. — (AP) — Lee Taylor vanished into the frigid waters of Lake Tahoe when his rocket-powered boat disintegrated while trying to set a water speed record and rescue crews have all but given up hope that he could have survived.
Searchers used floodlights and television cameras, working late into the night, but failed to find any trace of the cockpit section of the boat that was traveling well over 200 miles an hour when it caromed out of control.
The search, which lasted five hours, resumed at 9 a.m. today, but the rescue workers held out little hope that Taylor could have survived.
Sheriff's Sgt. Doug Struthers said: He is presumed dead. He has not been officially declared dead.
Before darkness fell, crews recovered an unopened drag parachute, Taylor's helmet and several sections of the boat, but found no sign of the 45-year-old Bellflower, Calif., pilot.
He never had a chance to say 'boo,' said a crew member, Luke Fratello.
Denver Dickerson, project director for the record attempt, said it appeared the boat hit a black line of shifting currents that caught a sponson at the rear of the boat. The boat just blew apart, Dickerson said.
He said a black line creates a surface disturbance similar to going over a bump, and the line was where Taylor started to shut off his engine.
The accident occurred after Taylor had made one of two required runs through the 1-kilometer speed trap in an attempt to break the record of 317.6 miles an hour. Reports on his speed ranged from 270 to 350 m.p.h. before he cut off his engines.
A crowd estimated at nearly 1,000, including Taylor's mother, wife and daughter, greeted the pilot with cheers as he raced through the speed trap. The shouts turned to screams when the boat flew apart and sank in 200 feet of water about a half mile offshore.
Taylor tested the boat this summer on Walker Lake southeast of Reno and reached unofficial speeds of 333 m p.h.
It's euphoric traveling at that speed, he had said. It's sort of like riding the tip of an arrow just shot from a bow.
Taylor had said he hoped to hit 350 m.p.h. in yesterday's attempt to take the record from Australia's Ken Warby.
Warby broke Taylor's previous record in June, 1978, after Taylor held the mark 11 years. Both records were set in jet boats. This was the first attempt in a rocket-powered craft.
Taylor survived a jet-boat crash in 1964 on Lake Havasu in Arizona.
The 40-foot U.S. Discovery II was powered by a 16,000-horsepower rocket designed for aircraft and missiles and fueled by 1,000 pounds of hydrogen peroxide. The boat was valued at $2.5 million.
Hiro Koiso Land Speed Record:Bonneville Stories
Hiro Koiso sets a new AMA and FIM records at the 2013 BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials on the Bonneville Salt Flats.
Hiro very possibly the story that most exemplifies what Bonneviile is all about. After he crashed his bike in 2010, Hiro loaned Roger Golhammer's team his entire engine that Hiro had worked on for a year and they watched Jimmy Paulgaard run it for a land speed record. That kind of unselfishness and camaraderie is what makes the BUB event so special. Scooter Grubb ScooterShoots.com
The Bloodhound SSC - 1000mph Car Taking On The Land Speed Record | Trans World Sport
Trans World Sport feature on the Bloodhound Super Sonic Car which is a jet and rocket-powered vehicle which has been designed to break the 1000 miles per hour barrier.
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Incredible 1929 Land Speed Record The Golden Arrow
Rare silent archive film of Major Segrave's Land Speed Record attempt with one of the most iconic cars of all-time - Golden Arrow. Daytona Beach 11th March 1929, 231.45 mph.
Includes rare aerial, car-to-car and onboard footage of testing and the actual attempt.
The car was powered by a Napier Lion W12 Lion VIIa producing 925hp at around 3300rpm.
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New Diesel Power Boat World Speed Record: 277.5 Km/h
FASTEST SKATEBOARDER EVER! 89.41 mph/143.89 km/h - Kyle Wester
Kyle Wester has SMASHED the current world record by going 89.41mph/143.89km/h!
On August 29th, 2016, Kyle Wester set out to break the Guinness Fastest Skateboard Speed Downhill record. The previous record was held at 81.17mph/130.63 kph. With the hill conditions just right, Kyle switched out his wheels one last time before making history.
Kyle Wester uses Santa Cruz Skateboards, Road Rider 73mm Shred Mags wheels, Bronson Speed Co. G3 bearings and Mob Super Course Griptape.
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Perewitz Sets Sights on World Land Speed Record
World renowned custom motorcycle fabricator Dave Perewitz's daughter Jody has a land speed record in her cross-hairs. In August 2011 the Perewitz team will head to the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah where the only thing standing between Jody and the record is the wait to Get it on!
Jody will attempt to surpass 200 MPH on the American V-Twin motorcycle her famous dad built at his Bridgewater, Massachusetts cycle fabrication shop.
She will become the First woman in history to break 200 MPH on an American made motorcycle!
Lets all get behind Jody and support her as she strives to become the First Woman to grab that record on an American made product !
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Worlds Fastest Motorcycle 367 mph BUB #7 Streamliner:Bonneville Stories
Cook's Shootout 2009 Denis Manning's BUB Streamliner #7 Piloted by Chris Carr set a new world land speed record for a motorcycle 367.382 mph thru the timed mile with and exit speed of 372.534 mph on the Bonneville Salt Flats Utah
Land Speed Record for Office Chair
I now hold the land speed record in an office chair!
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Team Vesco Turbinator II Record Run with Dave Spangler
September 15, at the World of Speed event, driver Dave Spangler powered the all powerful TURBINATOR II streamliner to a historic wheel driven record of 483.646 mph, the fastest time any wheel driven vehicle has ever gone. Dave's exit speed at the end of his fast mile was 492 mph! Team Vesco is committed to being the first to hit the 500 mph mark. Project First to 500 is a go!
400 mph Tire Blowout at World of Speed!
During a 400 mph run Team Vesco's TURBINATOR II broke a drive shaft causing a tire to blow out. Driver Dave Spangler drove the car to a safe stop, but the car has damage to the body and needs a new drive train. Team Vesco is encouraged by the speed they were able to achieve with the new turbine power and technology (AZTTECH & ATS) and will return in 2017 to Bonneville. TURBINATOR II gained Top Time of the Meet honors at the World of Speed event. Team Vesco currently holds the International wheel drive record at 458 mph, 2001 by Don Vesco.
World's fastest boat - 511 km/h - Ken Warby - great documentary from 30 years ago
Great story on the world water speed record, set in 1978 by Australian Ken Warby. Has great information on Donald Campbell and others. Amazing that this speed record still stands.
(OFFICIAL) Eric Barone - 223,30 km/h (138.752 mph) - World mountain bike speed record - VSC 2015
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Eric Barone (a.k.a. The Red Baron) beat his own world speed record with a mountain bike on snow during Vars Speed Challenge 2015 (French alps) on the Chabrieres speed track (KL). After 3 years of a challenging project, Eric Barone, 54, surrounded by his team, reached 223,3 km/h (138.752 mph) despite difficult weather conditions at the summit.
His previous record was established at 222,22 km/h at the Arcs in 2000.
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(OFFICIEL) Eric Barone - 223,30 km/h - Record du monde de vitesse en VTT - VSC 2015
Eric Barone (surnommé Le Baron Rouge) a battu son propre record du monde de vitesse en VTT sur neige au Vars Speed Challenge 2015 (Alpes françaises) sur la piste du Kilomètre Lancé de Chabrières. Après plus de 3 ans d'un projet riche en rebondissements, Eric Barone, entouré de son équipe, a pu atteindre 223,3 km/h, malgré des conditions de vents au sommet particulièrement éprouvantes.
Son précédent record avait été établi à 222,22 km/h aux Arcs en 2000.
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(OFFIZIELLE) Eric Barone - 223,30 km/h - Weltrekord mit dem High-Speed-MTB - VSC 2015
Eric Barone hat seinen eigenen Weltrekord mit einem Speed-Mountainbike auf der Hochgeschwindigkeitspiste im französischen Skigebiet Vars geschlagen (Vars Speed Challenge 2015). Nach dreijähriger Vorbereitung dieses sensationellen Projekts, gemeinsam mit seinem Team, startete der Extremportler Ende März in 2700 m Höhe vom Pic de Chabrières und erreichte selbst bei ungünstigem Wind eine Höchstgeschwindigkeit von 223,30 km/h. Damit hat er seinen bislang ungebrochenen Weltrekord aus dem Jahr 2000 (les Arcs) selbst übertoffen.
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Danny Thompson Bonus Video - SPEED SPORT - MAVTV - Challenger 2 - Land Speed Record - Racing
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254.958kph Speed Ski World Record 2016, Fastest non-motorised humans on the planet.
Ivan Origone and Valentina Greggio of Italy beat the World Record with speeds of 254.958kph (158.424 mph) and 247.038kph (153,502mph).
Two world records were broken today in VARS la Forêt Blanche (France) at the Speedmasters in Speed Ski, a non-FIS event.
Ivan Origone (ITA) broke his brother’s record by 2,5km/h and set a new benchmark at 254,958km/h. His brother, Simone Origone, had held 3 world records since 2006.
The new women’s record holder is also from Italy. Valentina Greggio, who with two World Cup events to go is already the overall FIS Speed Ski World Cup winner, set a new speed record with 247,038km/h and beat the 10 year old record set by Sanna Tidstrand from Sweden.
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World's Fastest Woman Electric Motorcycle Bonneville Stories
Killajoule Electric Sidecar Motorcycle Sets New Record of 241.901 mph, two way average on the Bonneville Salt Flats Utah
Eva Hakansson set a new record at the Bonneville Motorcycle Speed Trials 2014.
She is now the world’s fastest woman on a motorcycle with a top speed of 241.852, the world’s fastest electric motorcycle and the world’s fastest sidecar.
“ It is the first time in over a century that an electric vehicle beats an internal combustion for a vehicle type.”