Next week the Salt Flats of Bonneville, Utah will play host to the 2012 Bonneville Speed Week, "the world's fastest speed trials". From August 11th to the 17th over 170 motorcycles will rocket down the salt in an attempt to break records and claim their spot in land speed history. The latest condition report from Bonneville states that the salt is in great condition with temperatures set to be around the mid 30's (95 degree fahrenheit) which could work in favour of this years competitors.
These shots were taken at the 2011 Speed Trials by photographer Jim Urquhart. Salt, speed and sunshine is what it's all about which Jim has captured beautifully in his Bonneville series. Fingers crossed this year we will see a lot more top notch photos and video content online after the trials.
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