The world's fastest TRACTOR

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The world's fastest TRACTOR

Post by Shred » Mon Nov 18, 2019 4:58 pm



Engineer, Lorry Driver, racer and tv presenter Guy Martin has broken the Land Speed Record for tractors.
An average speed of 135.191mph was achieved over two measured runs.

A top speed of 153.771mph was recorded during one of the runs.
The engine a bespoke Ricardo diesel engine producing 1000bhp.

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Re: The world's fastest TRACTOR

Post by Pete » Wed Nov 20, 2019 4:02 pm

That's a wildman
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Re: The world's fastest TRACTOR

Post by Shred » Thu Nov 21, 2019 2:38 pm

You're damn right he is, he's got a number of world records under his belt.
World record for the fastest wall of death.


Briefly held a world cycling record for the fastest cyclist.


World's fastest gravity racer


Tandem world record


Made a documentary and a fully mobile tank, based on the British tank of WW1, making a fully working drivable female tank named Deborah II
(male tanks had cannons female ones, lewis guns) named after Tank D51 "Deborah" from WW1 which served in the Battle of Cambrai.

He made a documentary about the Spitfire including the two year restoration of one recovered from a beach in France.


He also owns his own Merlin engine.
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