Snake River Canyon pictured from a 1973 article on Evel Knievel by David Swift.
Wembley 26 May 1975 #Evel Knievel
December 12, 1970, LA, CA at Lions Speedway
Evel Knievel after his first jump riding the Harley Davidson XR-750
#Evel Knievel #1967 #Ascot #Daredevil #True Evel
August 16, 1970 - Long Pond, PA – Pocono International Raceway
Evel Knievel jumps 13 cars successfully on the Laverda American Eagle 750, but then turns over in the landing; resulting in a cracked vertebra, broken shoulder, and broken hand.
"Don’t do drugs kids, and always approach the flaming wall doing at least 40mph."
He rides a Harley, rather than a white stallion, but his job consists of confronting everybody’s bad guy: Death. A Captain of our tradition, to know him is to get closer to our roots. Tom Seligson, December 1971, Evergreen Review no. 94