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Hennessey Venom GT hits 265.7 mph

Hennessey Venom GT Hits 265.7 MPH, Claims World's Fastest Title: Video

The battle for the title of "world's fastest production car" is as fierce as it is bizarre. Populated by extremely rare, hyper-expensive, hand-built cars, the group of contenders is as unrealistic as the speeds they reach. But there's a new king of this particular hill, as evidenced by video of the... read more

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Mark Heidaker's record-setting Ford GT

Twin-Turbo Ford GT Sets Texas Mile Speed Record: Video

Until March 25, 2012, the record speed achieved at the Texas Mile was 250.1 miles per hour. Hitting a number like that takes more than a fast car and steady nerves;... read more March 26, 2012 by 


 
Skoda Octavia vRS Bonneville record car

Heard The One About The... 200mph, 600bhp Bonneville Skoda?

Whilst Skodas have never been sold in the United States, gearheads probably know a little about the Czech Republic-based subsiduary of the Volkswagen Audi Group and some of... read more June 9, 2011 by 


 
Bloodhound SSC 1,000 mph land speed record car

Bloodhound Land Speed Car Gets First Record (In Scale Speed)

If you've been following the race for the Land Speed Record you'll be familiar with Bloodhound SSC. The U.K-based team headed by Royal Air Force pilot Andy Green hopes to... read more June 2, 2011 by 


 
Bentley Continental Supersports sets ice speed record

Bentley Supersports Sets 205 MPH Ice Speed Record

Going fast is easy these days. Hit up an airport or a dry lake bed, put the hammer down on 500-2,000 horsepower, and wait. Lame. But doing it on ice? Not lame. Doing it in a... read more February 15, 2011 by 


 
Shelby Supercars' next-gen speed record car

New Images, Details On Shelby Supercars' 275 MPH Record-Seeker

When Jason Castriota came on board with Shelby Supercars, we could hardly believe it--but knew something special would result. Something special most certaily has, as these... read more October 8, 2010 by 


 
Shelby Supercars second-gen Ultimate Aero leak

New SSC Supercar Leaked, Reveal Coming Later This Month

The Bugatti Veyron Super Sport has once again put the Volkswagen Group's French marque back at the top of the fastest production car charts with its recent 268-mph record... read more September 5, 2010 by 


 
SSC Ultimate Aero TT

America's SSC Chasing Bugatti Veyron Super Sport’s 268 MPH Top Speed

Who didn’t see this one coming? America’s Shelby Super Cars (SSC) will be attempting to reclaim its title of manufacturer of the world’s fastest production car now that... read more July 12, 2010 by 


 
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