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Salt Addiction: Valerie Thompson Part II Photo Gallery

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. Read the full story in Salt Addiction: Valerie Thompson Part II.

Moments before the fury. NHRA Pro Stock drags.
2011 Was a memorable year for Valerie. Here she poses with her team on the potent BMW.
Changing from Harleys to the BMW got Valerie hooked on speed. She now has one of her own and has an aggressive race schedule for 2012.
Tucked in and on the gas, Valerie’s best run to date on the salt is 201 mph!
Valerie poses with Ed Shadle and Keith Zanghi, partners in the North American Eagle land speed project.
Converted Lockheed F-104 Star Fighter Jet.
Valerie poses in the cockpit of the NAE effort. Valerie will attempt to beat Kitty O’Neil’s record for world’s fastest female, which is currently 512 mph.
Valerie and a couple of the kids from her favorite charity showing their admiration.
The launch. It doesn’t get any better than this!