TRI-CITIES 2006 VIDEO: Dave Villwock, U-1 "Flip and Win"

Interview with Dave Villwock, who flipped in the U-1 Ellstrom's Elam Plus, but managed to still come back and win the Final race at Tri-Cities in 2006.


That moment is being featured on The Discovery Channel. Read the story, view the photo sequence and watch four additional videos at HydroInsider.com >>

U-10's David Bryant breaks "Kilo" record...and then some

David Bryant, driver of the U-10 USA Racing Partners unlimited hydroplane set a new world record in the Super Stock class flat bottom race boat at the American Power Boat Association's Centurion Boats presents the 2008 Salton Sea Speedweek in Southern Calif.


Bryant averaged 125.507 mph in the kilo speed trap. The previous record was 122.500 mph.

Bryant was set to attempt a record run in the K class flat bottom but on Friday, just prior to hitting the start, the boat's prop shaft broke causing substantial damage. After working all night on the boat, he attempted another attempt, but "we just didn't have it," he said.
PHOTO: David Bryant, in the shades, at the driver's autograph session in Madison, 2008

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