Visual Delight: Bonneville Speed Week (August 2012)

Feels like I have been waiting around forever to find good quality photos from Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats. Bonneville’s Speed Week had over 512 entries combining high-tech engineering and vintage automobiles-including custom belly tankers, hot rods, motorcycles and streamliners—gathered to set land speed records and race at upwards of 400mph upon the uninhabited salt shell (Nowness)

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Below are my most favorite images captured by Simon Davidson (

Its funny that I’m not really into manufactured cars but I am in love with the beauty of these custom engineered vintage aluminium beasts. Visiting one of these events is going up on my list of things I want to do one day.

Visit my previous post on Salar De Uyuni for more beautiful images of salt flats.


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