Land Speed Record Holders

Year Date Speed
(MPH)
Driver Country Propulsion Where Run Car
1997 Oct 15 763.035 Andy Green GB Jet Black Rock Desert Thrust SSC
1997 Sep 25 714.144 Andy Green GB Jet Black Rock Desert Thrust SSC
1983 Oct 4 633.468 Richard Noble GB Jet Black Rock Desert Thrust 2
1970 Oct 23 622.407 Gary Gabelich USA Rocket Bonneville The Blue Flame
1965 Nov 15 600.601 Craig Breedlove USA Jet Bonneville Spirit of America Sonic 1
1965 Nov 7 576.553 Art Arfons USA Jet Bonneville Green Monster
1965 Nov 2 555.485 Craig Breedlove USA Jet Bonneville Spirit of America Sonic 1
1964 Oct 27 536.710 Art Arfons USA Jet Bonneville Green Monster
1964 Oct 15 526.277 Craig Breedlove USA Jet Bonneville Spirit Of America
1964 Oct 13 468.719 Craig Breedlove USA Jet Bonneville Spirit Of America
1964 Oct 5 434.022 Art Arfons USA Jet Bonneville Green Monster
1964 Oct 2 413.199 Tom Green USA Jet Bonneville Wingfoot Express
1964 Jul 17 403.135 Donald Campbell GB Jet Lake Eyre Bluebird CN7
1963 Aug 5 407.447* Craig Breedlove USA Jet Bonneville Spirit Of America
1947 Sep 16 394.196 John Cobb GB ICE Bonneville Railton
1939 Aug 23 369.741 John Cobb GB ICE Bonneville Railton
1938 Sep 16 357.497 George Eyston GB ICE Bonneville Thunderbolt
1938 Sep 15 350.194 John Cobb GB ICE Bonneville Railton
1938 Aug 27 345.489 George Eyston GB ICE Bonneville Thunderbolt
1937 Nov 19 312.203 George Eyston GB ICE Bonneville Thunderbolt
1935 Sep 3 301.129 Sir Malcolm Campbell GB ICE Bonneville Bluebird
1935 Mar 7 276.710 Sir Malcolm Campbell GB ICE Daytona Beach Bluebird
1933 Feb 22 272.465 Sir Malcolm Campbell GB ICE Daytona Beach Bluebird
1932 Feb 24 253.968 Sir Malcolm Campbell GB ICE Daytona Beach Bluebird
1931 Feb 5 246.088 Malcolm Campbell GB ICE Daytona Beach Bluebird
1929 Mar 11 231.362 Henry Segrave GB ICE Daytona Beach Golden Arrow
1928 Apr 22 207.553 Ray Keech USA ICE Daytona Beach Triplex
1928 Feb 19 206.956 Malcolm Campbell GB ICE Pendine Sands Bluebird
1927 Mar 29 203.793 Henry Segrave GB ICE Daytona Beach Sunbeam
1927 Feb 4 174.883 Malcolm Campbell GB ICE Pendine Sands Bluebird
1926 Apr 28 171.019 Parry Thomas GB ICE Pendine Sands Babs
1926 Apr 27 169.298 Parry Thomas GB ICE Pendine Sands Babs
1926 Mar 16 152.307 Henry Segrave GB ICE Southport Sands Sunbeam
1925 Jul 21 150.766 Malcolm Campbell GB ICE Pendine Sands Sunbeam
1924 Sep 25 146.163 Malcolm Campbell GB ICE Pendine Sands Sunbeam
1924 Jul 6 143.312 René Thomas France ICE Arpajon Delage
1922 May 17 133.788 Kenelm Lee Guinness GB ICE Brooklands Sunbeam
1920 Apr 27 156.047 Tommy Milton USA ICE Daytona Beach Duesenburg
1919 Feb 17 149.875* Ralph de Palma USA ICE Daytona Beach Packard
1914 Jun 24 124.095 L.G Hornsted GB ICE Brooklands Benz
1911 Apr 23 141.732* Bob Burman USA ICE Daytona Beach Benz
1910 Mar 3 131.267* Barney Oldfield USA ICE Daytona Beach Benz
1909 Nov 8 125.946 Victor Héméry France ICE Brooklands Benz
1906 Jan 23 121.573 Fred Marriot USA Steam Daytona Beach Stanley
1905 Dec 30 109.589 Victor Héméry France ICE Arles-Salon Darracq
1905 Jan 25 104.651* Arthur Macdonald GB ICE Daytona Beach Napier
1904 Nov 13 104.530 Paul Baras France ICE Ostend Darracq
1904 Jul 21 103.561* Louis Rigolly France ICE Ostend Gobron-Brillié
1904 May 25 97.258 Baron Pierre de Caters France ICE Ostend Mercedes
1904 Mar 31 94.785 Louis Rigolly France ICE Nice Gobron-Brillié
1904 Jan 27 92.308* William K Vanderbilt USA ICE Daytona Beach Mercedes
1904 Jan 12 91.371* Henry Ford USA ICE Lake St Clair Ford
1903 Nov 5 84.732 Arthur Duray Belgium ICE Dourdan Gobron-Brilli
1903 Jul 17 83.468 Arthur Duray Belgium ICE Ostend Gobron-Brilli
1902 Nov 17 77.136 Augières France ICE Dourdan Mors
1902 Aug 5 76.086 William K Vanderbilt USA ICE Ablis Mors
1902 Apr 13 75.065 Leon Serpollet France Steam Nice Serpollet
1899 Apr 29 65.792 Camille Jenatzy Belgium Electric Achères Jenatzy
1899 Mar 4 57.653 Gaston Chasseloup-Laubat France Electric Achères Jeantaud
1899 Jan 27 49.932 Camille Jenatzy Belgium Electric Achères Jenatzy
1899 Jan 17 43.690 Gaston Chasseloup-Laubat France Electric Achères Jeantaud
1899 Jan 17 41.425 Camille Jenatzy Belgium Electric Achères Jenatzy
1898 Dec 18 39.245 Gaston Chasseloup-Laubat France Electric Achères Jeantaud