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  1. Craig Breedlove's Spirit of America SECRET WEAPON

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    Hey guys. Sam Hawley here, author of the land speed books "Speed Duel: The Inside Story of the Land Speed Record in the Sixties," and most recently Craig Breedlove's authorized biography, "Ultimate Speed." Just a heads-up that I'm making a new LAND SPEED LEGENDS series that you might like...
  2. Craig Breedlove's 1964 crash

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    I've posted some film on Youtube of Craig Breedlove's spectacular crash at Bonneville on Oct. 15, 1964. That was when he careened off the end of the course in his "Spirit of America" jet car after losing both his chutes and his brakes--and his steering, which broke when he was going into the...
  3. Craig Breedlove and Spirit of America at Bonneville--rare photos and audio

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    Hey guys, I've posted on Youtube a new video I made featuring never-before-seen photos of Craig Breedlove's first trip to Bonneville in '62 with his "Spirit of America" jet car. The audio is also rare, never-before-heard sounds I unearthed from an archive that were recorded on the Salt in 1965...