This Is Utah

Bonneville Speed Week

Clip: Episode 8 | 8m 37s

Each summer, self-proclaimed “motorheads” from around the world make the pilgrimage to a unique geologic feature in Utah’s west desert: The Bonneville International Speedway. Meet four Utah families — the Volks, Nishes, Youngbloods, and Burkdolls — who work on their custom hot rods & streamliners all year round for a chance at breaking another land speed record.

Aired: 07/18/19

Rating: NR

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