One-time holder of the title of World’s Fastest Rider at 360 mph, land speed racer Rocky Robinson continues to chase the elusive 400 mph barrier, alongside rivals like the current world-record-holding BUB Seven streamliner team. Rocky steps out of the streamliner every month to pen his land speed racing feature we call Salt Addiction.
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.”
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Thursday, March 3, 2011
Ever since her first motorcycle arrived under the Christmas tree Jennifer Robertson has been tearing up terrain in the search for speed.
Wednesday, January 26, 2011
After trading in normal jobs for life out on the salt flats, Jon and Nancy Wennerberg have become devoted speed freaks who live and breathe land speed racing.
Wednesday, December 15, 2010
Australian Long Track Champion and sidecar racer Ross Brown is setting out for land speed racing glory, with a triple-engine 3000cc streamliner and chase the world’s fastest motorcycle.
Thursday, November 25, 2010
Starting in drag racing, Scott Horner of Heads Up Performance has amassed a total of 11 land speed records on his fast-track to LSR success.
Friday, October 8, 2010
This month’s Salt Addiction focuses on the new record-holder for World’s Fastest Motorcycle and the World’s Fastest Rider, the author himself!
Thursday, September 16, 2010
Eva Hakansson’s latest project, KillaJoule, is a two-wheeled electric streamliner which she hopes will reach 200 mph this year at Bonneville’s World of Speed event.