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  • New Bentley Mulsanne Speed revealed with 530bhp and a top speed of 190mph

    Bentley has unveiled a new Mulsanne Speed, that the automaker calls "the world's fastest ultra-luxury driving experience". The new flagship model is powered by a re-engineered 530bhp 6.75-litre V8 twin-turbo engine with 1,100Nm of torque linked to a recalibrated gearbox, taking the big luxury saloon… Continue reading »

  • Rocket powered bicycle sets a new land speed record

    There is a new land speed record! This time the vehicle category is rocket-powered bicycle. Frenchman François Gissy with rocket-powered bicycle managed to hit a 163 miles per hour (263 km/h) on a highway in Munchhouse, France. The rocket used on the modified bicycle was… Continue reading »

  • New Speed Camera Rules to Improve Transparency

    Local authorities and the police will have to publish full information about speed cameras, under proposals announced yesterday by Road Safety Minister Mike Penning. By April 2011 the Government wants information about cameras to be easily available to the public. This could include data about… Continue reading »