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Burt Munro

Motorcycle racers

Herbert James "Burt" Munro was a New Zealand motorcycle racer, famous for setting an under-1,000 cc world record, at Bonneville, 26 August 1967. This record still stands; Munro was 68 and was riding a 47-year-old machine when he set his last record.


  • General 

  • Early life 

  • Challenges 

  • Bonneville Salt Flats and Speed Week 

  • Records 

  • Feature film ''The World's Fastest Indian''