Overland Speed Travel Records

large_DSC01467.jpg

(At the Speedcar Grand Prix in Dubai)

DRIVE (movie soundtrack 1)
DRIVE (movie soundtrack 2)

These speed records, overland by car, are really impressive:

(based on my internet research)

US coast to coast from New York to Los Angeles

4.500 km in 1 day, 7 hours

Wired Magazine

Panamericana from Deadhorse to Ushuaia

23.000 km in 11 days, 17 hours, incl. Airlift Colombia-Panama

TDI-Panamericana

Transeurasia from Cabo San Roca (Portugal) to Magadan

15.400 km in 8 days, 13 hours

Transeurasia

Transeurasia on the 48. meridian from West France to East Russa

12.800 km in 5 days, 13 hours

http://it-it.facebook.com/notes/orc/the-longest-drive/322757157750497

Russtralia from Melbourne to St. Petersburg – southernmost to northernmost million-city

23.000 km in 17 days, 18 hours

Russtralia

Transafrica from Capetown to London

16.000 km in 10 days, 13 hours

AfricaRecordRun

Overland to the South Pole

2.100 km in 4 days

http://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/records-11000/fastest-overland-journey-to-the-south-pole-(average-speed)/

Highway 1 around Australia

14.500 km in 4 days, 10 hours

Performanceforums

large_DSC00016.jpg

(At the Formula 1 Grand Prix in Melbourne)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s