Gilliam, LA. – March 15, 2014 – Nelson and Marla Hoyos, owners of the Driven2Win Drag Racing School, announced today that they have signed a long-term lease agreement as the new track operators of Thunder Road Raceway Park.
Mickey Thompson known for forged aluminum wheels and performance tires for street, drag strip and off-road invited the Cyclone Team Steam USA Streamliner to be displayed at the Fast Expo 2013 at the Broward County Convention Center this past Sunday.
It took more than 100 years before the British turned their hand to securing the steam powered Land Speed Record, when the British Inspiration team completed two runs at an average of 148mph. The record, set in 2009, was taken from the Americans.