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Last Call: A Very Low Point

Peter Tanshanomi September 26, 2018 Last Call 8 Comments

Land speed record cars tend to be low, pointy, claustrophobia-inducing things. And nothing seems lower or more claustrophobic than this famous belly-tanker built by Roy Fjastad for Don “Beachcomber” Johnson, circa 1961. If it looks scary here, can you imagine what it was like at more than 247 MPH?

Image: hotrod.com

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