1968 Challenger 2 Streamliner

Courtesy of Mecum Auctions
  • Holds the fastest-ever certified speed-record run for a piston-driven vehicle
  • Designed by Hall of Fame driver Mickey Thompson in collaboration with Kar Kraft in 1968
  • Driven by Danny Thompson to a new SCTA AA/FS record of 448.757 mph on August 12, 2018, at the Bonneville Salt Flats
  • Chassis built by famed Indy Car constructor Quin Epperly with MT Advanced Engineering team and overseen by drag racer Pat Foster
  • Restored, retrofitted and updated over seven years by Danny Thompson in his Huntington Beach, CA, shop
  • Four-wheel-drive
  • Twin Brad Anderson 500-ci dry block A-fuel-type Hemi V8 engines
  • B&J Big Boy twin 3-speed transmissions