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Articles By Rocky Robinson - Contributing Editor

Rocky Robinson
Rocky Robinson
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Having raced everything from Flat Track to Trials, Rocky Robinson now pilots streamliners at the Bonneville Salt Flats and currently holds the ultimate land speed record at 376 mph aboard the Ack Attack streamliner.

Salt Addiction: Red Hat Diaries

Friday, October 26, 2012
Land speed racer Rocky Robinson returns to explain the history of "Red Hat" club and profiles some of its members in his newest installment of Salt Addiction.

Salt Addiction: Get Ready and Wait

Tuesday, September 25, 2012
The Ack Attack sits out this year's Cook Shootout due to poor salt conditions. While visiting the salt during the Bub Speed Trials, we pay a visit to the Black and White and the 1st Annual Motorcycle Legends night.

Salt Addiction: LandSpeed Louise

Thursday, August 23, 2012
This month the world’s fastest rider, Ack Attack streamliner pilot Rocky Robinson, focuses Salt Addiction on LSR photojournalist, publicist and storyteller Louise Ann Noeth.

Salt Addiction: The Big 5-0

Thursday, July 19, 2012
Celebrating Salt Addiction post number 50, the world’s fastest rider, Rocky Robinson, reflects on the ride so far.

Salt Addiction: Max Lambky

Thursday, June 21, 2012
This month’s Land Speed Racing feature focuses on Max Lambky, aka Mad Max or The Kansas Bad Man, and the new bent of his Vincent-powered streamliner.

Salt Addiction: Brian Leckey

Thursday, May 24, 2012
The world's fastest rider, Rocky Robinson, chats with LSR filmmaker Brian Leckey, the man behind "Landspeed Shootout" and "Ack Attack: The Fastest Bike in the World."

Ride Annie Ride Event Returns June 2

Friday, May 18, 2012
The world's fastest rider and MCUSA correspondent, Rocky Robinson, announces the return of the Ride Annie Ride charity event, which will take place June 2, 2012. The proceeds of Ride Annie Ride benefit bone cancer victims and their families.

Salt Addiction: Rocky Racing Down Under

Thursday, April 26, 2012
In this installment of Salt Addiction, Rocky Robinson recounts his experience racing the BUB Tenacious II at Australia's Lake Gairdner.

Salt Addiction: Valerie Thompson Part II

Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Valerie Thompson is one of the fastest women riders on the planet but there's still a few records she wants, including the right to be called the world's fastest female.

Salt Addiction: Shane San Miguel

Thursday, February 23, 2012
In this month's Salt Addiction feature our two-wheeled speedster showcases Shane San Miguel, a true working class racer who was born to be in the saddle.

Salt Addiction: Richard Brown’s Jet Reaction

Thursday, January 26, 2012
In the lastest volume of Salt Addiction Richard 'Rocket Man' Brown returns to land speed racing with his new entry, Jet Reaction.

Salt Addiction: Anatomy of a Crash

Friday, December 9, 2011
Forever in search of speed, Rocky Robinson and the Top 1 Ack Attack Team hit a rough patch while attempting to break the 400 mph land speed barrier.

Salt Addiction: Andy Sills & Erin Hunter

Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Meet two land speed participants who are combining their love of racing by taking on the Salt Flats 2-up in this month's Salt Addiction.

Salt Addiction: Mike Cook's 2011 Shootout

Friday, October 21, 2011
In this edition of Salt Addiction our two-wheeled rocket man explores the records broken and accidents averted during the 2011 Mike Cook Land Speed Shootout.

Salt Addiction: Paul Thede

Friday, September 23, 2011
Paul Thede is a true racer at heart who's bringing land speed racing into the 21st century with the first 200 mph electric motorcycle.

Salt Addiction: Drew Gatewood

Saturday, August 20, 2011
This month our speed guru shines the spotlight on Drew Gatewood, a man of many talents who runs Gatewood Engineering and Race Support from home and occasionally visits the salts as an AMA/F.I.M. technical steward.

Salt Addiction: Shutter Speed

Tuesday, July 19, 2011
This month's edition of Salt Addiction takes a look at the unsung heroes of Land Speed Racing who capture history in the making through their photographs.

Salt Addiction: Fast Guys Wives Club

Thursday, June 16, 2011
In the newest installment of Salt Addiction we explore what it's like to be hitched to the world's fastest men by hearing from some of the wives.

Salt Addiction: Swiss Performance Racing

Thursday, May 5, 2011
Our speed racer gets the latest word on Ruedi Steck's bio-powered streamliner project while visiting the Swiss Performance/Swiss Moto Motorcycle Trade Show in Zurich.

Salt Addiction: Jon Amo

Thursday, March 17, 2011
Jon Amo the 200 MPH Club Man of the Year in 2009, a land speed racing enthusiast and creator of landracing.com. The world's fastest rider, Rocky Robinson, brings us Jon's story.