Land speed record

10.04.12
Bloodhound SuperSonic Car test-fires its engines, roasts the lab wall (video)
10.04.12

Bloodhound SuperSonic Car test-fires its engines, roasts the lab wall (video)

The land-speed record has been in British hands since 1983, but it's never been the motherland's h...

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09.03.11
North American Eagle project pumps out WiFi, takes aim at land speed records
09.03.11

North American Eagle project pumps out WiFi, takes aim at land speed records

Most folks would be content if their jet-powered vehicle did nothing but break land speed recor...

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08.25.11
Lightning Motorcycles risks neck for an extra 10 MPH on the Flying Banana
08.25.11

Lightning Motorcycles risks neck for an extra 10 MPH on the Flying Banana

Weeks after breaking the electric motorcycle land speed record, Lightning Motorcycles decided i...

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08.16.11
Lightning Motorcycles electric bike blazes past 2010 record, joins 200 MPH Club
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Lightning Motorcycles electric bike blazes past 2010 record, joins 200 MPH Club

Bonneville, home to the world's fastest lawnmower record, has just added another notch to its land...

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08.25.10
OSU Buckeye Bullet 2 sets new battery-powered speed record
08.25.10

OSU Buckeye Bullet 2 sets new battery-powered speed record

Ohio State's Buckeye Bullet 2 has just set a new battery-powered vehicle record after hitting a sp...

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07.19.10
Bloodhound SuperSonic Car gets a full-scale model ahead of land speed record attempt
07.19.10

Bloodhound SuperSonic Car gets a full-scale model ahead of land speed record attempt

If you've been busy wondering what a 1,000mph car might look like, here is your answer. A full-size...

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03.27.09
Wind-powered vehicle hits 126MPH, nabs world record
03.27.09

Wind-powered vehicle hits 126MPH, nabs world record

Sorry Mr. Schumacher, but your ten year record just got obliterated (okay, "beat soundly") by a Bri...

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05.16.07
Sofa sets new land speed record for furniture
05.16.07

Sofa sets new land speed record for furniture

Besting his own "world's fastest office" in both comfort and speed, this souped-up sofa from furnit...

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