Here's Proof That There's A World Record For Absolutely Everything

Are you wondering who holds the world record for doing donuts around a car that is driving on two wheels? Of course you are. Well, it belongs to these guys in China. Why is this a record? » 11/26/14 5:00pm 11/26/14 5:00pm

This Honda Is The Fastest Formula One Car Ever Made

Watch The World's Fastest Golf Cart Blitz The Quarter Mile In 12 Seconds

Golf carts can be a hell of a lot of fun, mostly because there's basically zero safety equipment whatsoever. But when they run the quarter mile this quickly, it looks downright scary. It just sped through at 118 MPH, finishing in 12.24 seconds. Which is faster than a 2014 Mercedes CL65 AMG. » 11/03/14 12:30pm 11/03/14 12:30pm

Watch This Toyota Set A World Record With An 89.55-Mile Drift

Watch The Hennessey Venom GT Hit A World Record 270.49 MPH At NASA

The Ten Weirdest Automotive World Records

Records are meant to be broken. And whether that record is eating pizza or putting 28 gymnasts in a Mini Cooper, all are equally important and impressive. These are the 10 wildest automotive world records. » 1/22/14 11:00am 1/22/14 11:00am

Ferrari 250 GTO Sells For A Totally Ludicrous $52 Million

Hey! Hey you! You said you wanted to spend $52 million on something, right? Instead of buying those 1,700 Miatas you wanted, just buy the world's most expensive car, a Ferrari GTO! That's a sound decision. » 10/03/13 11:47am 10/03/13 11:47am

This Student-Built Car Is The Fastest Accelerating Electric Car Ever

There is a very elite group of cars that get to 62 mph from standing in less than three seconds. There is one car that can get to 62 in 2.13 seconds. It's not a Bugatti Veyron, either. It's an electric car built by a team of Dutch students. Incredible. » 10/02/13 1:47pm 10/02/13 1:47pm

World's Smallest Street Legal Car Isn't Really That Street Legal

The Guinness Book of World Records has announced that there is a new record holder for smallest street legal car: A four foot long, two foot wide ride that is legally registered in Texas. But it can only go on roads with a limit of up to 25 MPH. Is that fair? » 9/12/13 10:20am 9/12/13 10:20am

The World's Tallest Hotwheels Wall Track Puts Your Childhood to Shame

Remember that awesome Hotwheels track you built when you were a kid? The one that went from the bedroom all the way down the stairs and into the kitchen? Yeah, that was cool, but this one tops it. Meet the setup Hotwheels' is calling the largest wall track in the world. » 8/31/13 7:00pm 8/31/13 7:00pm

This Is What 1,208 Porsche 911s Look Like On A Race Track

In order to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Porsche 911, several of them showed up to parade around England's Silverstone Circuit this weekend. And by several, I mean a record-breaking 1,208 of them. » 7/28/13 8:50pm 7/28/13 8:50pm

Record-Breaking Parade Of Subarus Passes Through Illinois Town

Boy, am I jealous. If I owned a Subaru and I lived in a tiny little place called, Itasca, Ill., I could have been part of two pieces of the Guinness World Records set. » 7/28/13 4:00pm 7/28/13 4:00pm

This Ridiculous Bike Could Set The Human Powered Speed Record

Graeme Obree's nickname is the Flying Scotsman. He's a world champion bicyclist and he even had a film made about him. Now he's going for the human powered speed record with this. It's called Beastie and yes, this is a bicycle. » 7/02/13 10:03am 7/02/13 10:03am

Watch Some Brits Set A New World Record For Parallel Parking

Handbrake-sliding a classic Mini into a parking spot just five inches longer than the car itself is a little absurd, but it is impressive. » 3/27/13 1:55pm 3/27/13 1:55pm

Stock Volkswagen Diesel Goes 1626.1 Miles On Single Tank Of Fuel

Averaging 84.1 miles per gallon, John and Helen Taylor drove a stock, manual 2012 Passat TDI from Houston, TX to Sterling, VA on one tank of diesel. It took them three days and 1,626.1 miles, but they set a new fuel economy world record. » 5/08/12 2:30pm 5/08/12 2:30pm

Watch A Twin-Turbo Ford GT Hit 257.7 MPH In One Mile

Texas doesn't have four seasons. Texas has two: Hot and not-hot. Twice a year during the not-hot times gearheads gather on a long strip of concrete to see who can blast the fastest standing-mile time. This weekend's running of The Texas Mile brought out a Hennessey-tuned Twin-Turbo Ford GT that ripped a spectacular… » 3/26/12 10:15am 3/26/12 10:15am

Watch 75 Cars Do A Record 75 Simultaneous Donuts

Perhaps our favorite world record is "See How Many People Can Do Simultaneous Car Donuts Without Killing Themselves." The current record of 57 simultaneous donuts in Australia was bested and inverted yesterday when 75 drifters pulled off the same feat at Infineon Raceway in Sonoma, California last week. » 3/21/12 4:30pm 3/21/12 4:30pm

This is the new Guinness record for tightest parallel parking

German Ronny "C-Rock" Wechselberger made parallel parking history earlier this year when he flipped his Volkswagen Polo into a spot approximately 26 centimeters (10.24 inches) longer than his car without crashing. It beat the old record by just one centimeter. » 8/04/11 3:00pm 8/04/11 3:00pm

Land Rover Defender Crosses Bering Strait From Russia To Alaska

As part of an amazing trip from the UK to Alaska, a British farmer crossed the 56-mile-wide Bering Strait in his Land Rover. The 2007 Defender 110 was the latest vehicle in a development process that began back in 2004. Two giant flotation devices were fitted to each side of the SUV, which had been stripped down to… » 8/25/08 3:40pm 8/25/08 3:40pm