Burke next to Ron Benham's blown four-cylinder Pontiac Tempest-powered Lakester. He got into the 200 MPH Club with that 3.0L powerhouse in 1963. "It handled good up to 180 mph, but with a 110-inch wheelbase it started to wander ... with only 180 ci, I was out of horsepower to straighten it out when it wanted to drift." His two-way average was 213 mph. How's that for a brave heart?