Valerie Thompson sets yet another world record at the Bonneville Salt Flats on her BMW S1000rr!
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The Ladies of Bonneville Motorcycle Speed Trials 2014
Many ladies attended the Bonneville Motorcycle Speed trials this year, including land-speed record holder Valerie Thompson, Loretta Flores, and so many more! Barbara Fuentes writes a guest blog post and covers the event with her wonderful photography.
Valerie Thompson ready to race in her BMW branded one piece suit and Schuberth full face. Valerie is a five time land speed record holder, is an official member of the BUB Speed Trials 201 MPH Club, Mojave Magnum 200 MPH Club, and Texas Mile 200 MPH Club… dang! She also set a personal best top speed of 212 mph on her BMW S1000RR during the March 2013 Texas Mile competition. Pretty incredible. Valerie will be appearing at BMW Las Vegas open house this weekend, Saturday April 19th, 2014 from 11a to… Continue Reading »
Ladies of BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials
The Women of BUB (Bonneville Salt Flats 2012) photo by Scooter Grubb.
Valerie Thompson on her stock BMW S1000RR, being generally bad ass. Valerie Thompson, owner/driver of the Valerie Thompson Land Speed Racing Team, joined an elite group of “Mojave Magnum 200 MPH Club” members at this premier event when she piloted her Martech Services Company BMW to a top speed of 209.5 mph over the new 1.5-mile course on June 2 in Mojave California, reportedly making it the world’s fastest production BMW S1000RR. Teammate Bob Sellers recorded a top speed of 219.5 mph on his Suzuki Hayabusa. (bmwmoa.org)