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REPORT: Jesse James plans land-speed record for hydrogen-powered streamliner

Famous motorcycle builder and all-around celebrity Jesse James plans to attempt a new world record top speed run for a hydrogen-powered vehicle later this month on a dry lake bed somewhere in California. The actual car being used is a former land speeder called the Dees-Milodon Engineering-Davis B Streamliner, which had previously attained speeds as high as 237 mph at Bonneville

Jesse James plans land-speed record for hydrogen-powered streamliner

Famous motorcycle builder and all-around celebrity Jesse James plans to attempt a new world record top speed run for a hydrogen-powered vehicle later this month on a dry lake bed somewhere in California. The actual car being used is a former land speeder called the Dees-Milodon Engineering-Davis B Streamliner, which had previously attained speeds as high as 237 miles per hour at Bo

Shoot your TV: Jesse James is a Dead Man coming soon

For those of you who just can't get enough Jesse James in your life, we have good news. The rest of you, commence eye-rolling. The tattooed chopper builder will soon be back on the small screen, this time on Spike TV. His new vehicle is called Jesse James is a Dead Man, which isn't totally accurate unless you're referring to his namesake forbear. The world needs another "reality" TV show like we need a festering case of hemorrhoids

Jesse James & West Coast Choppers fined $271,250 for smog violations

California air regulators slapped Jesse James with a monster fine for building 50 custom bikes that didn't have state certified emissions equipment. The LA Times says the $271,250 fine applies to bikes built at West Coast Choppers between 1998 and 2005. Inspectors from the Air Resources Board found the vehicles didn't have proper smog equipment on the exhaust or intake systems and they could spit out 10 times the amount of hydrocarbons allowed by state law. Regulators say James was not targeted

Jesse James goes green and opens organic, solar-powered burger joint

Women do weird things to you sometimes, man. Case in point – Jessie James. Once the biggest badass west of the Rockies, the guy hooks up with Sandra Bullock and suddenly the couple is the sole proprietor of an organic, solar-powered burger joint named Cisco Burger. The new eco-friendly fast food restaurant is located east of the West Coast Choppers compound in which James' “Monster Garage”  TV show is taped. According to John Neff

Cisco Burger eco-restaurant opened by Sandra Bullock and that Monster Garage guy

Going out with a green technology car kind of limits your choice of destinations, at least if you want to reduce your impact all along the drive. If you’re out running errands in Long Beach, CA and get hungry, you might feel good about eating at the new Planet Hollywood Cisco Burger. As Treehugger shows us, the restaurant opened Friday and is owned by Sandra Bullock and her gearhead husband Jesse Jame