Speed Records


Overview

Date

Driver

Nationality

Vehicle

Location

Power

Kilo Speed (mph)

Mile Speed (mph)

Comments

15 November 1965

Craig Breedlove

American

Spirit of America - Sonic 1

Bonneville, USA

Turbojet

600.842

600.601


23 October 1970

Gary Gabelich

American

Blue Flame

Bonneville, USA

Rocket

630.389

622.407


4 October 1983

Richard Noble

British

Thrust 2

Black Rock, USA

Turbojet


633.468


25 September 1997

Andy Green

British

Thrust SSC

Black Rock, USA

Turbofan

713.496

714.144


15 October 1997

Andy Green

British

Thrust SSC

Black Rock, USA

Turbofan

760.343

763.035

First supersonic record (Mach 1.016)

Date

Driver

Nationality

Vehicle

Location

Power

Kilo Speed

Mile Speed

Comments

3 September 2006

Rocky Robinson

American

Ack Attack

Bonneville, USA

IC Custom

343.127

342.792

Mike Akatiff

owner/builder/designer

5 September 2006

Chris Carr

American

Bub - 7

Bonneville, USA

IC Turbo

351.062

350.885

Denis Manning

owner/builder/designer

26 September 2008

Rocky Robinson

American

Ack Attack

Bonneville, USA

IC Turbo

360.913

358.881

Mike Akatiff

owner/builder/designer

24 September 2009

Chris Carr

American

Bub - 7

Bonneville, USA

IC Turbo

367.383


Denis Manning

owner/builder/designer

25 September 2010

Rocky Robinson

American

Ack Attack

Bonneville, USA

IC Turbo

376.363


Mike Akatiff

owner/builder/designer

Date

Driver

Nationality

Vehicle

Location

Power

Kilo Speed

Mile Speed

Comments

14 May 1959

Donald Campbell

British

Bluebird K7

Coniston Water, UK

Turbojet

260.35



31 December 1964

Donald Campbell

British

Bluebird K7

Lake Dumbleyung, Australia

Turbojet

276.33



30 June 1967

Lee Taylor

American

Hustler

Lake Guntersville, USA

Turbojet


285.213


20 November 1977

Ken Warby

Australian

Spirit of Australia

Blowering Dam, Australia

Turbojet

288.59

288.60


8 October 1978

Ken Warby

Australian

Spirit of Australia

Blowering Dam, Australia

Turbojet

317.58

317.60


Date

Pilot

Nationality

Vehicle

Location

Power

Kilo Speed

Comments

15 December 1959

Joseph W Roger

American

Convair F-106A

Delta Dart

Edwards AFB, USA

Turbojet

1525.94


22 November 1961

Robert B Robinson

American

McDonnell F4H-1F Phantom  II

Edwards AFB, USA

Turbojet

1606.50


7 July 1962

Georgii Mossolov

Russian

Mikoyan E-166

Podmoskownoe, USSR

Turbojet

1665.89


1 May 1965

Robert L Stephens & Daniel Andre

American

Lockheed YF-12A

Edwards AFB, USA

Turbo-ramjet

2070.10


28 July 1976

Eldon W Joersz & George T Morgan Jr

American

Lockheed SR-71A

Edwards AFB, USA

Turbo-ramjet

2193.16


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