A NEW record for Burt Munro!
Record keepers at the AMA discover miscalculation, Munro awarded world record for 1967 ride.
After investigations by Burt Munros son John, the American Motorcycle Association have rewritten the record books and awarded a world record to Burt for a run at Bonneville in 1967.
At well over 180mph, it really was the Worlds Fastest Indian. Read the full story on Stuff, here.