Tag Archives: World Speed Record

Paris Motor Show: New Lotus Esprit

At the first press day of the Paris Motor Show, Lotus has unveiled six new models, one of which is the reincarnation of one of its most famous car: the Esprit. Continue reading

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1,000 mph Car Unveiled

Last weekend, at the Farnborough Air Show, the Bloodhound SSC was revealed: a 13 ft long super-sleek, super-slick, full scale model of the car they hope will break the land speed record. Now that they have secured sponsorship from Hampson Industries, the British company … Continue reading

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1,000 mph Bloodhound SSC Press Release

The BLOODHOUND Project today announces the achievement of significant milestones in this iconic engineering and education adventure: • 1.5 million school children in the BLOODHOUND Education Programme • Life size Show Car makes world début at Farnborough • 50% of the fuselage build … Continue reading

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New Bugatti Veyron: 268 mph

Bugatti have once again smashed the land speed record for production cars with its latest Veyron. The latest car, the Veyron Super Sport, driven by Pierre-Henri Raphanel, managed to reach 265.9 mph when driven into the wind at a track at … Continue reading

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