Speed Records


Date

Driver

Nationality

Vehicle

Location

Power

Kilo Speed (mph)

Mile Speed (mph)

Comments

04 August 1911

Jake de Rosier

American

Indian

Brooklands, Great Britain

IC

88.77

85.38


11 August 1911

C.R. Collier

British

Matchless-JAP

Brooklands, Great Britain

IC

91.37

91.23


2 April 1914

Sidney George

British

Indian

Brooklands, Great Britain

IC


93.48


15 February 1920

Leslie 'Red' Parkhurst

American

Harley-Davidson

Ormond Beach, USA

IC

103.18

103.75


14 April 1920

Gene Walker

American

 Indian

Dayton Beach, USA

IC

105.26

105.78


9 September 1923

Fred W. Dixon

British

Harley Davidson

Bois de Boulogne, France

IC


106.80


10 November 1923

Herbet Le Vack

American

Temple-Anzani

Brooklands, Great Britain

IC

108.48

108.48


6 July 1924

Herbert Le Vack

American

Brough-Superior-JAP

Arpajon, France

IC


118.93


9 May 1926

Claude F. Temple

British

OEC-Temple-Anzani

Arpajon, France

IC

121.41



25 August 1928

Oliver M. Baldwin

British

Zenith-JAP

Arpajon, France

IC

124.48

124.62


25 August 1929

Herbert Le Vack

American

Brough-Superior-JAP

Arpajon, France

IC

128.34

129.07


19 September 1929

Ernst J. Henne

German

BMW

Schleifheim, Germany

IC


134.68


31 August 1930

Joseph S. Wright

British

OEC-Temple-JAP

Arpajon, France

IC

135.85

137.32


21 September 1930

Ernst J. Henne

German

BMW

Ingolstadt, Germany

IC


137.66


6 November 1930

Joseph S. Wright

British

OEC-Temple-JAP

Cork, Ireland

IC


150.74


2 November 1932

Ernst J. Henne

German

BMW

Tat, Hungary

IC


151.87


28 October 1934

Ernst J. Henne

German

BMW

Tat, Hungary

IC


152.904


27 September 1935

Ernst J. Henne

German

BMW

Frankfurt, Germany

IC


159.104


12 October 1936

Ernst J. Henne

German

BMW

Frankfurt, Germany

IC

153.260

169.021


19 April 1937

Eric C. Fernihough

British

Brough-Superior-JAP

Gyon, Hungary

IC

168.380

169.791


21 October 1937

Piero Taruffi

Italian

Gilera Rondine

Bergamo to Brescia, Italy

IC


170.373


28 November 1937

Ernst J. Henne

German

BMW

Frankfurt, Germany

IC

171.670

173.680


12 April 1951

Willem Herz

German

NSU

Ingolstadt, Germany

IC

179.150

180.110


2 July 1955

Russell Wright

New Zealander

Vincent Black Lightning

Swannanoa, New Zealand

IC


185.150


4 August 1956

Wilhelm Herz

German

NSU Delphin III

Bonneville, USA

IC

210.896



5 September 1962

William A. Johnson

American

Triumph Dudek

Bonneville, USA

IC


224.570


25 August 1966

Robert Leppan

American

Triumph Gyronaut X-1

Bonneville, USA

IC

245.616



17 September 1970

Don Vesco

American

Yamaha

Bonneville, USA

IC

251.924



15 October 1970

Cal Rayborn

American

Harley-Davidson

Bonneville, USA

IC

255.380



16 October 1970

Cal Rayborn

American

Harley-Davidson

Bonneville, USA

IC

265.492



1 October 1974

Don Vesco

American

Yamaha

Bonneville, USA

IC

281.714



28 September 1975

Don Vesco

American

Yamaha Silver Bird

Bonneville, USA

IC

302.928



23 August 1978

Don Vesco

American

Kawasaki Lightning Bolt

Bonneville, USA

IC

315.441



25 August 1978

Don Vesco

American

Kawasaki Lightning Bolt

Bonneville, USA

IC

318.598



14 July 1990

Dave Campos

American

Harley-Davidson 'Easy Rider'

Bonneville, USA

IC

322.149

322.101


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

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