Jay Selman reports on the high-octane thrills at the Reno Air Races, where aircraft and pilots are pushed to the limit.

Three Cassutt III-Ms participating in a Formula One category race round pylon 8. All photos Jay Selman

“Our mission is to perpetuate the most unique air racing event and aviation experience in the world by combining the world’s fastest motor sport with spectacular military and civilian air entertainment.”

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