George Poteet Net Worth: George Poteet has received the 1996 Ridler Award and is a Memphis-based land speed pilot. The 1937 Poteet Ford Roadster was awarded the 1996 Rider Title, designed by Don Pilkenton.
This vehicle was then awarded the top prize at the Oakland Roadster Show “America’s Most Beautiful Roadster”
In 2011, Poteet drove the C/BFS and D/BFS records (super-loaded piston streamliner) from Speed Demon in Bonneville, to 426 mph (686 km/h). After “the fastest piston engine pass ever” at the Detroit Autorama 2018, the Speed Demon took over.