Burt Munro - The Worlds Fastest Indian - He's not a car, but he is an inspirational motorhead.

Burt Munro rode the World's Fastest Indian (motorcycle. Great movie with Anthony Hopkins about Burt's story. I recommend this movie highly. Just solid, touching & well done. Didn't get the credit it deserved in my opinion.

Burt Munro .. Riding a modified 950cc Indian motorcycle , 1n 1967 set a land speed record tor a bike under 1000cc at 183.5 mph , with a top speed of on one run of 205.6 mph. this record still stands .

World's Fastest Indian. My hero. If you don’t know Burt’s story, you should. Burt was made famous for breaking numerous motorcycle land-speed records in the on his homebuilt

Photo of Burt Monroe tinted and restored by CMS...what a great story....The Worlds Fastest Indian....great movie too!

Photo of Burt Monroe tinted and restored by CMS.what a great story.The Worlds Fastest Indian.great movie too!

Burt Munro breaks own world record on World's Fastest Indian 36 years after death

Burt Munro breaks own world record on World's Fastest Indian 36 years after death

Burt Munro has a new land-speed record to his name aboard his custom motorcycle, known as The World's Fastest Indian.

In 1962, Burt set a world land speed record at the Bonneville Salt Flats by getting his Indian motorcycle up to 178.97 miles per hour. At that point, the engine was bored out to 850 cc.

Burt Munro with his 1920 Indian Scout. In Burt set his first world land speed record at the Bonneville Salt Flats by getting his Indian motorcycle up to miles per hour. At that point, the engine was bored out to 850 cc.

Burt Munro: Offerings To The God Of Speed

In August, I was privileged to watch as Burt Munro made his last speed run on Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats. At the time, Munro was 70 years of age and his beloved 1920 Indian Scout was fifty.

Burt Munro with his Munro Special at Bonneville in the 1960s. At 63 years old  setting the world for driving (and building) the fastest indian:    Munro was 63 at the time with a bad heart, yet he still managed to overcome numerous obstacles to set world records, even as a muffler was burning the flesh on his leg. In 1967, Munro coaxed his beloved streamlined Indian to 183.58 mph. That set a record in the category of "streamlined motorcycles under 1,000cc."

Burt Munro, the subject of the film "The World's Fastest Indian" at Bonneville Salt Flats.

Burt Munro, Worlds Fastest Indian Motorcycle

Burt Munro, Worlds Fastest Indian MotorcycleThe very famous Burt Munro with the 1920 Indian Scout, the world’s fastest Indian. If you don’t know the story you should. It’s a Bonneville flats legend.

Burt Munro and the fastest Indian ever, one of my favorite mechanical heroes ever!

New Zealander Burt Munro was a motorcycle land-speed record-holder of the One of his dreams was to run his homebuilt 1920 Indian Scout motorcycle, dubbed the Munro Special, on the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah. That Story inspire Movie Indian !

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