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BONNEVILLE MOTORCYCLE STREAMLINERS - INTERVIEWS WITH THE STARS
Written by Bob   
Wednesday, 04 July 2007 16:15
By Bill Hoddinott

"Bonneville Motorcycle Streamliners - Interviews with the Stars" is a book of articles reprinted full size with permission from Bonneville Racing News. The in-depth interviews appeared beginning 2002 and cover up to the September 2006 BUB Meet when new F.I.M. World Records were set (pending official confirmation). This book is a companion to "Arduns at Bonneville - Interviews with the Stars" and "Ardun Technical - What Makes It Go" which are also in print.
BONNEVILLE MOTORCYCLE STREAMLINERS - INTERVIEWS WITH THE STARS

By Bill Hoddinott

"Bonneville Motorcycle Streamliners - Interviews with the Stars" is a book of articles reprinted full size with permission from Bonneville Racing News. The in-depth interviews appeared beginning 2002 and cover up to the September 2006 BUB Meet when new F.I.M. World Records were set (pending official confirmation). This book is a companion to "Arduns at Bonneville - Interviews with the Stars" and "Ardun Technical - What Makes It Go" which are also in print.

The Table of Contents is as follows:

DAVE CAMPOS - Official F.I.M. World Motorcycle Speed Record Holder 1990-2006 @ 322.149 mph in the Easyriders streamliner (pending official confirmation of the 2006 records). 17 pages.

SAM WHEELER - Fastest all-time SCTA Bonneville motorcycle speed record, 8-'04 @ 332.410 mph in the E-Z-Hook streamliner, and fastest officially-timed one-way speed in history Sept. 2006 @ 355.303 mph. 14 pages.

RUSSELL WRIGHT - Official F.I.M. World Motorcycle speed record holder 1955 @ 185.150 mph on the privately-owned and tuned Burns & Wright Vincent Black Lightning. 198+ mph at Bonneville in 1956. 8 pages.

MIKE AKATIFF - Designer, builder and tuner of the Top 1 ACK Attack streamliner which took the F.I.M. World Record 9-'06 @ 342.797 mph (pending official confirmation)and held it two days. 12 pages.

DENIS MANNING - Designer, builder and tuner of the BUB Enterprises streamliner which took the F.I.M. World Record 9-'06 at 350.884 mph (pending official confirmation).
2 pages.

RICHARD FARMER - BUB engine builder - tells all the technical secrets of the World Record racing engine and powertrain. 2 pages.

"MR. X" - famous but here incognito motorcycle streamliner pilot reveals what it's REALLY like to ride one of these little two-wheeled rockets! By A.N. Other. 1 page.

56 pages, 11" x 13.5", yellow cardstock covers. 93 B/W photos.

Author Bill Hoddinott of Chesapeake, Virginia is a 50+ year motorcyclist, an Ardun roadster builder and speed trials racer at East Coast Timing Association and a journalist for Bonneville Racing News.

$29.95 plus $5 first class postage to the lower 48 states. Overseas mailing anywhere at cost. Checks (must clear) or money orders only. Pls mail to:

Bill Hoddinott
233 Haviland Rd.
Chesapeake, VA 23320
USA

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