Valerie Thompson
  • Date of birth:
    April 17, 1967
  • Hometown:
    Scottsdale, Ariz.
  • Sponsor/Car:
    Valerie Thompson Racing Buell
  • Crew Chief:
    Chris Rivas
  • Career Wins: 0
  • Career Final Rounds: 0
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Career Highlights
  • Making return to class after seven-year hiatus
  • 2008: Made NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle Debut at the prestigious Mac Tools U.S. Nationals; Attended Frank Hawley’s NHRA Drag Racing School and earned Pro Stock Motorycle license
  • 2007: Land Speed Record Holder - Bonneville Salt Flats
  • 2007: Finished third in the All Harley Drag Racing Association National Championship Series and Runner-up Western Division - V-Rod Destroyer, and named “Best Appearing Team 2007”
  • 2006: Land Speed Record Holder – Bonneville Salt Flats
  • 2005: The Dream Begins

  • Marital status: Single
  • Height/weight: 5’5", 110 lbs
  • Hobbies: Fitness, Traveling, and Outdoor sports
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  • Notable: Thompson is a seven-time Land Speed record holder with a top speed of 217.7 mph; She has been inducted into six Land Speed racing 200 MPH Clubs and earned the prestigious Red Hat from the Bonneville 200 MPH Club; She was the vehicle presenter for Barrett-Jackson and Metro Auto Auction for over nine years