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Thursday August 24, 2006 10:11 am

JCB Diesel-Powered Car shatters Land Speed Record


Posted by Yuan Zhao Categories: Misc. Tech, Transportation


JCB Planelike CarA car - though it looks more like a wingless plane - built by JCB Dieselmax has shattered the previous diesel engine land speed record of 236 mph (380km/h). The vehicle definitely did it’s thing, reaching an average speed of 328.767 mph (529 km/h) during two runs in Utah, USA. The Federation Internationale de l’Automobile confirmed the tests on Tuesday, and an attempt to surpass the new record will be made on Wednesday.


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