Shelby Super Car Claims Speed Record

After all the kerfoofle surrounding its last world record claim, the SSC Tuatara has officially claimed the title of the world's fastest car. But not by much
After all the kerfoofle surrounding its last world record claim, the SSC Tuatara has officially claimed the title of the world’s fastest car. But not by much
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Shelby Supercars has cemented its claim that the SSC Tuatara is the world’s fastest car – but in a weirdly underwhelming fashion. Its new record of 282.9 mph (455.3 km/h) is nowhere near the previous claim, which was sensationally debunked last year in a storm of internet controversy.

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