Might We Interest You In A 3,800 HP Jet Powered Motorcycle?

Holy. Sweet. Fireballs. We thought that twin Rolls Royce powered Star Raider was nuts (and a bit on the geeky side), but take one of those engines, put it on two wheels, add a freakin' afterburner and you get this jet powered drag bike. Yet again we are in awe of the Aussie ability to assuage common sense in favor of… » 4/25/08 6:00pm 4/25/08 6:00pm

Star Raider Blasts Alien Scum With Jet Engines

This sci-fi wet dream is Star Raider, a ground act for the 2007 Naval Base Ventura County Air Show. The dragster is powered by two Rolls Royce Viper jet engines and driven by builder and owner Bruce Abbott. Why it's shaped like a melted Buran and runs at air shows is anybodies guess, but the key point here is two jet… » 4/25/08 3:20pm 4/25/08 3:20pm