August Tipton, Staffordshire, The mightiest car ever built is pictured near completion at the factory in the Black country, The car is to be driven by Captain George Eyston in an attempt on the land speed record set by Sir Malcolm Campbell of 3
Back in Lee Breedlove set the women's land speed record on Utah’s Salt Lake Flats with a speed of mph km/h). That record stood for 48 years until this month, when Jessi Combs took her hp Supersonic Speed Challenger to a speed of mph km/h).
Goldenrod is an American streamliner car which held the wheel-driven land speed record from 1965 to It was owned by Bob and Bill Summers, of Ontario, California. It is currently being restored to it's former glory. Salt is HARD on car bodies.