Need for Speed
At Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah in September 1963, Craig Breedlove became the first driver to exceed 400 mph (640 km/h), when he set the record at 407.447 miles per hour (655.722 km/h). He was also the first driver to reach 500 mph (800 km/h), and 600 mph (970 km/h). - Via
Hollywood stuntman Buck Jones.