Frank Rinderknecht, CEO of Switzerland's bonkers tuning company, Rinspeed, recently drove the company's Splash amphibious prototype across the English Channel in 193 minutes, 47 seconds — a new world record for crossing — dodging freighters and supertankers to get 'er done. That feat landed him in the Guiness Book of World Records and solidified the company's status as being, as they say in Australia, completely arse over tit. Carscoop has the skinny.

Rinspeed amphibian vehicle sets new record on sea (VIDEO) [Carscoop]

Rinspeed Reveals New Amphibious Splash Concept [internal]