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Flying Dutchmen Raise the Bar on Most Pull-ups from a Helicopter in a Minute World Record
Flying Dutchmen Raise the Bar on Most Pull-ups from a Helicopter in a Minute World Record

6 Aug 2022, 19:01 UTC / The Guinness World Record holds a great deal of stunning feats. While some are unique in their field, other are constantly put to the test by challengers

 
Land Yacht Horonuku Closer to Breaking the World Record, to Hit 126 MPH on a Salt Lake
Land Yacht Horonuku Closer to Breaking the World Record, to Hit 126 MPH on a Salt Lake

4 Jul 2022, 03:29 UTC / This three-wheeled vehicle with a single sail is about to take off on one of Australia's salt lakes, to become the fastest land yacht in history

 
Danish E-Ferry Sets World Record for Having Sailed 50 Nautical Miles on a Single Charge
Danish E-Ferry Sets World Record for Having Sailed 50 Nautical Miles on a Single Charge

21 Jun 2022, 03:24 UTC / A massive electric ferry for passenger and car transportation has just set a new world record for the longest range without having to recharge

 
Porsche Athlete Sebastian Steudtner Hits New World Record With 86-Foot Giant Wave
Porsche Athlete Sebastian Steudtner Hits New World Record With 86-Foot Giant Wave

1 Jun 2022, 07:33 UTC / Porsche chose the big-wave surfer Sebastian Steudtner for a long-term partnership, exchanging experience and knowledge from both fields

 
World's Most Highly Optioned 1969 Dodge Hemi Daytona Sets Record at Auction
World's Most Highly Optioned 1969 Dodge Hemi Daytona Sets Record at Auction

21 May 2022, 15:00 UTC / One of only 22 Dodge Charger Daytonas fitted with the 426 Hemi V8 and a four-speed manual gearbox, this green beauty sold for a whopping $1.3 million

 
Fastest Autonomous Racecar in the World Gets an Engine Upgrade, Sets New Land Speed Record
Fastest Autonomous Racecar in the World Gets an Engine Upgrade, Sets New Land Speed Record

2 May 2022, 08:19 UTC / Dallara AV-21 is touted as the world's fastest autonomous racecar and it just set a new land speed world record at the Kennedy Space Center

 
German-Made Hydrogen Passenger Aircraft HY4 Reaches New Heights, Sets New World Record
German-Made Hydrogen Passenger Aircraft HY4 Reaches New Heights, Sets New World Record

21 Apr 2022, 08:11 UTC / German-developed, hydrogen-powered passenger aircraft HY4 has set a new world record by flying at altitudes never reached by this type of aircraft to date.

 
This 1968 AMC Javelin Set a Speed Record at Bonneville, It Can Be Yours
This 1968 AMC Javelin Set a Speed Record at Bonneville, It Can Be Yours

20 Apr 2022, 20:12 UTC / Driven to a flying mile speed of 161.73 mph, this 1968 Javelin is one of many AMCs that set records with Craig Breedlove behind the wheel

 
Rare 1963 Studebaker Avanti Spent Decades in Storage, Flexes Supercharged V8
Rare 1963 Studebaker Avanti Spent Decades in Storage, Flexes Supercharged V8

18 Apr 2022, 09:59 UTC / Powered by a supercharged V8 good for 289 horsepower, the Studebaker Avanti was the world's fastest production car in 1963

 
'The American Dream' Limo's Been Rebuilt, It Has a Helipad and Still Holds a World Record
'The American Dream' Limo's Been Rebuilt, It Has a Helipad and Still Holds a World Record

10 Mar 2022, 16:00 UTC / A 1976 Cadillac Eldorado-based limousine has been returned to its former glory. It’s once again the longest working vehicle in the world

 
Glen Curtiss’ V8 Motorcycle Made Him Faster Than Airplanes In 1907
Glen Curtiss’ V8 Motorcycle Made Him Faster Than Airplanes In 1907

7 Feb 2022, 10:46 UTC / At the beginning of the 20th century a legend named Glen Curtiss put a big V8 on a motorcycle. He reached an impressive top speed and set a new world record

 
Strongman Pulls 16 Cars for Kids Fundraiser and Loses a Tooth in the Process
Strongman Pulls 16 Cars for Kids Fundraiser and Loses a Tooth in the Process

20 Dec 2021, 09:49 UTC / Pulling cars to raise money is not something new, but doing that twice in a day for a World Record is something to be mentioned and remembered

 
World's Fastest Electric Motorcycle Breaks Its Own Speed Record, Hits 283 MPH
World's Fastest Electric Motorcycle Breaks Its Own Speed Record, Hits 283 MPH

30 Nov 2021, 13:13 UTC / Voxan's upgraded electric motorcycle set new speed records. With Max Biaggi at the helm, the machine achieved a 283-mph (456-kph) speed

 
GPS Drawing of a Mustached Man Breaks Guinness World Record, Was Created Riding a Bike
GPS Drawing of a Mustached Man Breaks Guinness World Record, Was Created Riding a Bike

23 Nov 2021, 14:03 UTC / Mr. Movember is a unique piece of art created using a GPS, a tracking app, and a bicycle. It belongs to pedaling Picasso and it broke a world record

 
Rolls-Royce All-Electric Aircraft Smashes Speed Record, Clocks 387 MPH
Rolls-Royce All-Electric Aircraft Smashes Speed Record, Clocks 387 MPH

19 Nov 2021, 12:39 UTC / Rolls-Royce says that its all-electric aircraft has managed to break multiple records, including a speed record, reaching a top speed of 387,4 mph

 
Royal Air Force’s First Flight Powered by Synthetic Fuel Wins Guinness World Record
Royal Air Force’s First Flight Powered by Synthetic Fuel Wins Guinness World Record

19 Nov 2021, 05:08 UTC / UK's Royal Air Force just won the Guinness World Record for conducting the first successful flight using fuel made from air and water

 
Guy Crosses Britain in World’s Smallest Car, a Record-Setting Journey for Charity
Guy Crosses Britain in World’s Smallest Car, a Record-Setting Journey for Charity

17 Nov 2021, 07:26 UTC / The world's smallest car is a three-wheeler that can only reach 23 mph, but a man in the UK is determined to set a new world record

 
World's Fastest Electric Motorcycle Has Been Upgraded, Wants to Break Its Own Records
World's Fastest Electric Motorcycle Has Been Upgraded, Wants to Break Its Own Records

16 Nov 2021, 20:51 UTC / The fastest electric motorcycle in the world has been upgraded and will attempt to break new world speed records in 2022. Voxan's new Wattman is now in testing.

 
“One-Eyed” Toyota GR Supra Improves Its Drags Fast, Drops New “A90” World Record
“One-Eyed” Toyota GR Supra Improves Its Drags Fast, Drops New “A90” World Record

12 Nov 2021, 07:56 UTC / It might be missing the right headlight setup for an extremely specific purpose. This fifth-generation is no stock JDM, as one small Civic quickly found out

 
Strongman Gets Ready to Pull Several Cars With His Teeth in a World-Breaking Record
Strongman Gets Ready to Pull Several Cars With His Teeth in a World-Breaking Record

10 Nov 2021, 07:14 UTC / Strongman Troy Conley is getting ready to pull more than five cars with his teeth in an attempt that will earn him a title in the Guiness World Records