Ben Felten’s dream is to become the world’s fastest blind man.

On a salt lake in outback South Australia the Blind Speed team will challenge the world record of 265.33km/h for the fastest speed for a motorcycle ridden blindfolded atĀ Speed Week 2017.

With the support of his brother Leo, radio communications expert Paul Simpson and his navigator Kevin Magee former MotoGP winner, Ben Felten will be the first blind person in the world to compete at a motorsport event.

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Blind Speed is proudly sponsored by PirelliĀ Tires.

See New Media Release – 4/03/2017

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