Building a motor racing stadium out of a highly flammable material, strapping on a leather helmet, climbing into a vehicle with no discernible braking system, punching the throttle and turning left is my idea of a good time. Sadly it’s no longer allowed but for a brief time, almost the blink of an eye, Board Track Racing was king.
This almost surreal shot of Dan Gurney shows him wearing the standard safety equipment of the day.
American Giant is a company that was founded in 2012 with the explicit goal of bringing manufacturing back to the shores of the United States – each of the products made by the company is made from 100% American cotton, in the USA, by American workers. They don’t have brick and mortar retail stores, so…
The Spirit of Munro is a salt lake racer built as a hat tip to legendary motorcycle racer, Burt Munro. Munro’s original streamliner was based on a 1920 Indian motorcycle, the bike was ancient by the time he set his last record (at 47 years old), it’s a staggering testament to his abilities as an engineer that he was able to set so many records with it, including the under-1000cc world record which still stands today.