#1232 Bede Norton


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Year Vehicle Class MPH Record
2014 2012 Lakester I/GL 68.8, 75.9 Open
2015 2012 Lakester I/GL 110.772* 105.291
2016 2012 Lakester I/FL 93.18, 101.834, 100.463, 110.262


2017 2012 Lakester I/FL   119.352

MPH shown in RED is highest speed recorded for that class up and including that year.
Records shown are the highest speed attained for that class from all previous years
or have never had a vehicle register a speed for that class and are considered Open.
* wind assisted


Vehicle Specs

Vehicle Make   2012 Lakester
Vehicle Model   Venom
Vehicle Class   Fuel Lakester
Chassis   Homemade
Engine   Yamaha TRX 850cc
Gearbox   Yamaha
Diff   Homemade


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  Bede / Lee / Roland / Melbourne Cup Chapter of Team Venom

Career Highlights

  being at the start line every year
Time in Sport   Since 2012
Claim to Fame   Not famous in any way, shape or form!
Other Interests   Many and varied
Team Name   Team Venom - Target 150
Team Members   Bede, Rod, Lee, Chris, Nick, Craig and Bob
Team History   Commenced 2012 with a 10 year plan to reach 150mph
Best thing about Dry Lakes Racing   Only happens for 1 week per year / 51 weeks to prepare for next attempt
Interesting story