The engineering brains of Karl Benz. The aerodynamic skills of Wernher von Braun. And the nerves of Chuck Yeager. Meet motorcycle world land-speed record holder Ralph Hudson, who in July 2018 set a new world’s record of 297.970 mph in a two-way average on the Salar de Uyuni salt flats in Bolivia, on a bike he developed himself.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/08/15/67-year-old-biker-breaks-300-mph-on-a-2003-suzuki-gsx-r1000