Skater 32, Gas Turbine Cat. Built by Arneson Industries and now owned by Ken Grzesiak. GE T58 Gas Turbine Jet Engine. Arneson ASD 8 Racing Drive. Normal cruise speed 110MPH, Complete rebuild in 2009/2010 by Kevin Furry. In this boat, Howard Arneson set a merciless record from New Orleans to St. Louis on September 22 on the Mississippi for 1039 miles in 12 hours and 40 minutes. This included 4 fuel stops. Video by Ed Nelson.