Land Speed Record

The land speed record (or absolute land speed record) is the highest speed achieved by a person using a vehicle on land. There is no single body for validation and regulation; in practice the Category C ("Special Vehicles") flying start regulations are used, ...
Land Speed Record >> Fastest Land Speed - Andy Green OBE & Richard Noble OBE - Guinness World Records 60th ...

Land Speed Record >> Fastest Land Speed - Andy Green OBE & Richard Noble OBE - Guinness World Records 60th ...

The official land-speed record (measured over one mile) is 1,227.985 km/h (763.035 mi/h) (Mach 1.020), set by Andy Green (UK) on 15 October 1997 in the Black Rock Desert, Nevada, USA, in Thrust SSC.. Although Thrust SSC is the first car to break the sound barrier, it is alleged that Budweiser Rocket Car, driven by Stan Barrett (US), reached a speed of 1,190.377 km/h (739.666 mi/h) at Edwards ...
Land Speed Record >> Aussie Spirit - Australian Land Speed Racing - Past and Present

Land Speed Record >> Aussie Spirit - Australian Land Speed Racing - Past and Present

Ed Shadle Driver / Owner. The idea maker, the leader, and the man who will drive the Eagle over 763 mph and bring the world land speed record back to the US to become the Fastest Man on Wheels.
Land Speed Record >> World Land Speed Record Holders

Land Speed Record >> World Land Speed Record Holders

List of vehicle speed records. Jump to navigation Jump to search. The following is a list of speed ... ThrustSSC, which has held the land speed record since 15 October 1997. Sunswift IV, the world's fastest solar-powered land vehicle, during its world record run. VeloX3, the former world's fastest human-powered vehicle, is prepared for a run ...
Land Speed Record >> The Odyssey of the World’s Fastest BMW Motorcycle

Land Speed Record >> The Odyssey of the World’s Fastest BMW Motorcycle

Land Speed Record. Fascinating facts on the history, heroes and cars of the land speed record…in numbers. View the complete timeline of speed records, or view pages for individual cars by following the links below.
Land Speed Record >> Burt Munro: Indian Land Speed Record Stands After 50 Years (Interview with Son)

Land Speed Record >> Burt Munro: Indian Land Speed Record Stands After 50 Years (Interview with Son)

A new rocket-powered car that aims to capture the land speed record by traveling at 1,000 m.p.h. made its debut appearance in London on Thursday. With looks like a something between a space ship ...
Land Speed Record >> Pendine Sands | Quality Cottages - News, Events & Attractions in Wales

Land Speed Record >> Pendine Sands | Quality Cottages - News, Events & Attractions in Wales

Top 10 Most Significant Land Speed Records of All Time As soon as Karl Benz took his 1886 Patent Motorwagon for its first walking-pace drive, the race for faster cars was on.
Land Speed Record >> Supercar Hits 714mph - YouTube

Land Speed Record >> Supercar Hits 714mph - YouTube

The current land speed record for a steerable car is the 763.035 mph set in October 1997 by British Royal Air Force pilot Andy Green driving the jet-powered Thrust SSC.
Land Speed Record >> Mike Akatiff

Land Speed Record >> Mike Akatiff