1948: Breaking the land speed record in Speedos

Rollie Free breaking the land speed record in Speedos, 1948

“Roland “Rollie” Free (1900–1984) was a motorcycle racer best known for breaking the American motorcycle land speed record on the Bonneville Salt Flats, Utah. The picture of Free, prone and wearing a bathing suit, has been described as the most famous picture in motorcycling”

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