CURRENT LAND SPEED RECORDS

KillaJoule is the world’s fastest electric motorcycle and the world’s fastest sidecar motorcycle of any kind with an official speed record of 240.726 mph (387.328 km/h) in the flying mile (AMA record August 2014) and a registered top speed of 270.224 mph (434.9 km/h).

The 240.726 mph record beats all the previous national and international speed records for electric motorcycles as well as for all kinds of sidecar motorcycles (including internal combustion-powered sidecar motorcycles).

The speed of 270.224 mph makes Eva Håkansson the world’s fastest female motorcycle rider. Less then 10 people in the world have been riding a motorcycle at a higher speed, all of them male.

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Complete list of official speed records for KillaJoule and rider Eva Håkansson:

240.726 mph (387.328 km/h) in the flying mile, AMA record, Bonneville Motorcycle Speed Trials, Bonneville Salt Flats, August 2014.

240.726 mph (287.328 km/h) – the world’s fastest “streamlined three-wheeled electric motorcycle”, Guinness World Record.

212.172 mph (341.458 km/h) in the flying kilometer, FIM record, BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials, Bonneville Salt Flats, August 2013.

212.047 mph in the flying mile, AMA record, BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials, Bonneville Salt Flats, August 2013.

212.040 mph (341.246 km/h) in the flying mile, FIM record, BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials, Bonneville Salt Flats, August 2013.

191.488 mph in the flying mile, AMA record, BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials, Bonneville Salt Flats, August 2012

188.063 mph in standing 1.5 mile, LTA record, Loring Timing Association, Maine, July 2012

164.131 mph in standing 1 mile, LTA record, Loring Timing Association, Maine, July 2012

138.586 mph in the flying mile, AMA record, BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials, Bonneville Salt Flats, August 2011

138.055 mph in the flying kilometer, FIM record, BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials, Bonneville Salt Flats, August 2011

138.036 mph in the flying mile, FIM record, BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials, Bonneville Salt Flats, August 2011

Registered top speed (single run): 270.224 mph (434.9 km/h), Mike Cook’s ShootOut, Bonneville Salt Flats, September 2014.

The two time slips from KillaJoule’s record runs in August 2014.

The two time slips from KillaJoule’s record runs in August 2014.

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Other Awards: 

Top Time of the Meet, Mike Cook’s ShootOut, Bonneville Salt Flats, 2014, 270.224 mph (434 km/h)

Top Time of the Meet, Bonneville Motorcycle Speed Trials, Bonneville Salt Flats, 2014, 241.901 mph (389 km/h)

SheEmoto Award for Female rider of year, BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials, Bonneville Salt Flats, 2012

Fastest sidecar motorcycle, BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials, Bonneville Salt Flats, 2012.

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Eva with KillaJoule and the SheEmoto trophy for Female rider of the year 2012.


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The FIM records that made KillaJoule both the world’s fastest electric motorcycle and the world’s fastest sidecar motorcycle.