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254km/h Hyundai Ioniq Sets Hybrid Land Speed Record

WED, 2 NOV, 2016

Hyundai sprang a surprise at the Bonneville Salt Flats last week by setting a land speed record for production-based hybrid vehicle of 254km/h (157...

Triumph To Attempt Motorcycle Land Speed Record Next Month

WED, 24 AUG, 2016

England could reclaim the World Motorcycle Land Speed Record title with Triumph Motorcycles planning a tilt on the Bonneville Salt Flats next ...

Hennessey Venom GT Spyder Overtakes Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse As World's Fastest Convertible

WED, 13 APR, 2016

Hennessey's Venom GT Spyder, the low-production, twin-turbo, V8-powered, Lotus-bodied American supercar, has smashed the world record...

Nissan Juke Sets Two-Wheeled Record At Goodwood: Video

SUN, 28 JUN, 2015

Nissan has seen an opportunity and grabbed it, setting a Guinness world record for the fastest mile (and a bit) on two wheels.

Bloodhound SSC World Land Speed Record Car Set For November Debut

TUE, 16 JUN, 2015

The Bloodhound SSC (supersonic car) will turn a wheel in anger for the first time in November this year with a 200 MPH (320km/h) trial in the UK.

Takata Admits To Faulty Airbags As Recall Becomes The Biggest In History

WED, 20 MAY, 2015

Australia has seen three wide-reaching airbag recalls in the past week, and now the manufacturer has finally admitted that its product is faulty.

The Week That Was: Toyota’s Top-Seller, Detroit Lead-Up, CES

SUN, 11 JAN, 2015

Toyota’s Corolla was in front for most of the year, but this week the results were finalised - the Corolla was Australia’s favourite ca...

World Record For Largest Group Burnout Shattered At Summernats 28: Video

MON, 5 JAN, 2015

Love them or loathe them, burnouts are a core part of Australian motoring sub-culture.  And now Australians can claim an even deeper affini...

FIA Recognises University Of NSW's Electric Speed Record Claim

FRI, 24 OCT, 2014

It’s official: the new speed record for an electric vehicle set by the University Of New South Wales has been recognised by the FIA.

Ferrari 250 GTO Sells For Record US$38 Million At Auction

MON, 18 AUG, 2014

A 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO has joined the growing list of 250 GTOs proving to be good investments, fetching just over US$38 million at auction.



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