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Salt Addiction - Jon Amo Photo Gallery

Jon Amo recently won the 200 MPH Club Person of the Year award for creating great coverage of a sport that was once overlooked. Rocky Robinson brings us his story: Salt Addiction - Jon Amo.

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Jon nervously prepares to launch for the first time at Bonneville.
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A more experienced Jon Amo accelerates away. Notice the improved aerodynamics package.
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Jon and wife Keilani in staging moments before a run.
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Like father like son, Tyler goes through impound to make sure his vehicle is safe to operate on the salt.
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Close-up of Jon’s ZX6 motor with the turbo intact.
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200 MPH Club Man of the Year, Mr. Jon Amo for creating landracing.com, the most viewed land speed racing website in existence.
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Aerodynamics is one of the constantly changing designs for faster speeds. Here Jon tries a tail fin for increased stability at speed.
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Jon Amo and Robert “Stainless” Steele’s new 4 wheel streamliner project on display at the 2010 SEMA show.
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Jon and brother Joe pulling an all-nighter in the parking lot of a nearby hotel. The famous Amo Anti-Galling Compound was created in this very fashion.