Send Valerie to the Salt Flats 2014

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Raised by 34 people in 41 months
Valerie Thompson  SCOTTSDALE, AZ
Valerie Thompson Background:  Valerie Thompson is one of the most determined and successful independent female racers competing today, living in a world of speed on and off the racetrack. After a successful career in banking, she became a top competitor in the All Harley Drag Racing Association and NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle series. Driven to go even faster, Valerie is now a 6-time motorcycle land speed record holder and racing team owner. When not presenting client vehicles at Barrett-Jackson & Metro Auto Auction in her hometown of Scottsdale, Valerie is making personal appearances all over the country promoting her team sponsors and supporting children’s organizations like

Valerie Thompson Land Speed Racing Team: Valerie's first year as a team owner/driver met with tremendous success in 2012, setting three new national speed records and gaining membership in the “Mojave Magnum 200 MPH Club” with her BMW S 1000 RR. In 2013, she set a new 1000 cc class/track record and earned membership to the prestigious “Texas Mile 200 MPH Club” with back-to-back 212 mph runs, a new personal best top speed. Valerie also became a member of the “201 MPH Club” at the prestigious Bonneville Speed Trials. During the 2014 Ohio Mile, she collected her sixth speed record with a record-smashing run of 208.71 mph and became one of few female members in the “ECTA 200 MPH Club.”

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Update 25
27 months ago

Friends we need your help!! Please share with your friends and help support Valerie and team! The team has had some unexpected expenses and this year we really need your help! Thank you for your support...
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Update 24
28 months ago

Counting down the days until Bonneville. We at VTR need your support in our land speed record attempts.
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Update 23
31 months ago

News Release
March 17, 2014

Valerie Thompson kicks-off 2014 quest for new speed records at Texas Mile March 21-23

5-Time Land Speed Record Holder and Texas Mile 200 MPH Club member seeking a new top speed with CTEK sponsored BMW S 1000 RR

(Scottsdale, AZ) "“ March 17, 2014 "“ Five-time land speed record holder and one of the world's fastest BMW racers, Valerie Thompson, will return to Beeville Texas for the Texas Mile, March 21 "“ 23, her first speed competition of the 2014 season. Thompson set a personal best top speed of 212 mph during the March 2013 Texas Mile event on her record-setting CTEK Battery Charger sponsored BMW S 1000 RR.

The Texas Mile is bi-annual motorsports festival created in 2003 for high-performance vehicle enthusiasts, welcoming a wide variety of racing vehicles, including motorcycles, modified street cars and race cars. Participants come from all over the United States, Canada and Mexico to test themselves on one of the fastest and most challenging 1-mile tracks in the world.

CTEK, makers of the world's smartest battery chargers and BMW HP Race Parts, recently renewed their sponsorship of Valerie Thompson Racing for the fourth year. To celebrate their loyal support, Thompson's team will be providing free battery charging services for competitors and race attendees at their pit display during the three-day speed festival.

"Last year was my first time to compete in the Texas Mile and we delivered a very strong performance. I love racing here, it's an excellent racecourse and well run event, " said Thompson. "Without CTEK's support and state-of-the-art technology, we would have not have enjoyed the great success our team experienced here last year. We are also excited to introduce our newest sponsors, Magic Bullet Advanced Fuel Treatment, Akrapovic high-performance exhaust systems, Speed-Way Shelters, and alpha Racing, to this unique event for speed junkies, " added Thompson.

The Texas Mile is held at the Chase Field Industrial Complex"¨at 2745 Byrd Street in Beeville, Texas. For ticket prices and event schedule, visit
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Update 22
35 months ago

Greetings to ALL!! Getting packages together for my Big Supporters, Team and Major Sponsors. If there is any autograph cards your'd like extra please email me by next week! Thank you all for your support!!!
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$3,155 of $10k goal

Raised by 34 people in 41 months
Created May 24, 2013
Valerie Thompson  
Kyle Conger
9 months ago

you;re my favorite racer Valerie

10 months ago
Victor Del Prete
26 months ago

Good luck Valerie!

Thomas Kaler
27 months ago
Stig Mathisen
27 months ago

Looking forward to see the new record time!!!

Craig Martinez
29 months ago

Go Fast Valerie!

Tim Hallrud
31 months ago

Go Valerie

Tony Hobbs
31 months ago

BMW riders and CTEK battery charger users support Valerie!! Want to see the RR hit 214 mph this year! Go Val!

Ted Lemon
33 months ago

Good Luck Valerie.

Michael s Reigle
38 months ago

Will hopefully fill your gas tank!

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