BUB Seven: fastest motorcycle in the world

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BUB_Seven_2009.jpgPhoto: Mike Cook Jr.

The Chris Carr piloted BUB Seven is now the fastest motorcycle in the world, completing a record-breaking run at the Bonneville Salt Flats this afternoon with a 362.742 entry speed, 367.809mph mile, 367.953mph kilometer and 372.534mph exit speed. All that with a 3.0-liter, turbocharged, 500bhp V4. The previous record was 360.913mph, set by Team Ack Attack last year.

Update: the official two-way average is 367.382mph. That has to be reviewed and what not, but it’s pretty safe to say we have a new record.

via LandRacing.com

  • ducman

    Congrats to Chris Carr and the BUB Seven crew! That’s fantastic.

  • mototom

    Dittos from this cynic as well!!

  • http://www.sideburnmagazine.com Gary Sideburn

    Calling all British people – Chris Carr is hosting a one-off evening in Peterborough on Thursday Oct 8th, then racing (humbling) 50 of Europe’s best flat track racers at Rye House, Herts on Sunday Oct 11.
    More info < ahref=”http://www.sideburnmagazine.com/CHRIS%20CARR%20NIGHT.html”>here