fastest vehicles known to the human race


Fastest Vehicles Known To The Human Race

Fastest Vehicles Known To The Human Race
During the 1930s, a supercar called the Thunderbolt was the fastest landbased craft in the world. The Thunderbolt, piloted by Captain George E.T. Eyston, first set a record of 312 miles per hour in 1937. Eyston was able to incorporate redesigns and improve the Thunderbolts performance, and eventually hit speeds of 357.49 miles per hour in September 1938. The Thunderbolt used two RollsRoyce RType V12 aero engines, the same type used in the Blue Bird of years prior. Although the vehicle was destroyed in a fire sometime after its retirement, a surviving engine can be seen at the Science Museum in London.

Burkland 411 Streamliner
Street legal car
Manned space vehicle
Production car
Manned rocket sled
Unmanned plane
Water vehicle
Streamliner motorcycle
Steam powered vehicle
More ...

  • Test your English Language
  • Worlds Deadliest Martial Arts
  • Atal Bihari Vajpayee
  • Rules to play Horseshoes
  • Christmas Gifts Ideas She Is Going To Love
  • Creepiest Clouds On Earth
  • Narendrs Modi
  • Things You Didnt Know About Steve Jobs
  • The Most Stylish Men Ever
  • Ajanta Caves
  • Most Difficult Languages to learn in the world