Noel Hammond Black

[1936 - 1970]


Date Location Driver Driver Country Vehicle Power Speed over
1 Km
Speed over
1 Mile

BIRTH 10 Nov 1936, Oregon, USA
DEATH 26 Aug 1970 (aged 33) Tooele County, Utah, USA

He died whilst drive Motion 1, while attempting to set the world land speed record at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah. A graduate of what is now Oregon Institute of Technology in Klamath Falls, he had previously set two national records with race cars he had built in a shop he owned in Sacramento called B&N Automotive shop.