KillaJoule breaks 255 MPH at Bonneville

BREAKING: The KillaJoule sidecar streamliner motorcycle, piloted by Eva Hakansson of KillaCycle Racing, did a 255.914 mph (411.8 km/h) run at the Bonneville Salt Flats, according to a Facebook post on the KillaCycle page.

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Aaron Turpen
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