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The Auto Channel
Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - August 14-21, 2016; Woodward, Pebble Beach, Audi Talks, DOJ Talks To VW, GT Extended Engagement, And Morefrom the advanced traffic management system that monitors traffic lights. * Da
Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - August 14-21, 2016; Woodward, Pebble Beach, Audi Talks, DOJ Talks To VW, GT Extended Engagement, And More
The Auto Channel / Posted 6 days ago
from the advanced traffic management system that monitors traffic lights. * Danny Thompson, son of American racing legend Mickey Thompson, has been trying since 2014 to set a Land Speed Record at Bonneville in the Challenger II, a streamliner... Read more
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The Auto Channel
2016 ROUSH F-150 SC A Hot Rod Pickup Reviewdriving style. Then, the truck gets a lift kit, Fox performance suspension upg
2016 ROUSH F-150 SC A Hot Rod Pickup Review
The Auto Channel / Posted 8 days ago
driving style. Then, the truck gets a lift kit, Fox performance suspension upgrades including 3.0-inch Fox Racing Shox ™, Mickey Thompson 20-inch black wheels and Mickey Thompson Baja ATZ 305/55 knobby tires. Roush engineers determined that the... Read more
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Newsmax
Danny Thompson, Land-Speed Record Setter, Tames Bonnevillewith two runs of more than 400 miles per hour at the Bonneville Salt Flats in U
Danny Thompson, Land-Speed Record Setter, Tames Bonneville
Newsmax / Posted 12 days ago
with two runs of more than 400 miles per hour at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah, breaking the record of his late father Mickey Thompson. Thompson raced at Speed Week in Challenger II, a blue streamliner built on the chassis of his father's 1968... Read more
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FOX News
old racer Danny Thompson sets land speed recordFast father, fast son. Danny Thompson, son of American racing legend Mickey Th
old racer Danny Thompson sets land speed record
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
Fast father, fast son. Danny Thompson, son of American racing legend Mickey Thompson, has set a land speed record at age 66. And it was a long time coming. In 1960, Mickey hit Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats in a streamlined car called Challenger that... Read more
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iol.co.za
48-old car hits 650km/h at Bonneville!dominated by British drivers in gas-turbine powered monsters with enormous indu
48-old car hits 650km/h at Bonneville!
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
dominated by British drivers in gas-turbine powered monsters with enormous industry backing, a California hot-rodder named Mickey Thompson came achingly close to snatching the record with Challenger, a home-built hot-rod driven by two 427 Ford V8s... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Son of famed ‘Speed King’ breaks land speed record at Bonneville Salt FlatsBy Ann O’Neill BONNEVILLE SALT FLATS, Utah (CNN) — The son of slain racing leg
Son of famed ‘Speed King’ breaks land speed record at Bonneville Salt Flats
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 13 days ago
By Ann O’Neill BONNEVILLE SALT FLATS, Utah (CNN) — The son of slain racing legend Mickey Thompson, the famed “Speed King” of the 1960s, wrote his family name into racing’s record books with two runs over 400 mph at Speed Week. Danny Thompson... Read more
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CNN
Son of 'Speed King' breaks land speed recordrecord once before, in 2014. He went 419 mph in Challenger 2, the car he and hi
Son of 'Speed King' breaks land speed record
CNN / Posted 14 days ago
record once before, in 2014. He went 419 mph in Challenger 2, the car he and his team updated on the framework of a car Mickey Thompson had planned to race in 1968 to chase the record that had eluded him eight years earlier. He returned to the... Read more
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