Gary Gabelich
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Gary Gabelich

One of my childhood heroes was Gary Gabelich and I always wanted to know more about him.  So, I decided to finally get around to this project and to post the results of my research. Gary Gabelich was born on August 29, 1940 in San Pedro, California although he was of Croatian descent.  He began … Continue reading


Pursuit of the Land Speed Record

Jimmy Ames has enthusiastically agreed to provide financial support to my and Brandon’s ambitious project to set a new land speed record on the flats of Nevada’s Black Rock Desert.  We’re aiming to break the 1,000 mph barrier (The current record is 766 mph).  Here is a prototype of the vehicle we are constructing in … Continue reading