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Who set the first land speed record ?

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Asked by Kavita Prsd, 01 Nov '09 12:04 pm
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Alexander Winton set the first land speed record in auto racing in Daytona Beach in 1903. His speed was 68.18 mph.
Answered by Prasoon Sinha, 01 Nov '09 12:07 pm

 
  
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Alexander Winton
Answered by anushka desai, 01 Nov '09 12:31 pm

 
  
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He land speed record (or absolute land speed record) is the fastest speed achieved by any wheeled vehicle on land. There is no single body for validation and regulation; what is used in practice is the Category C ("Special Vehicles") flying start regulations, officiated by regional or national organizations under the auspices of the Fdration Internationale de l'Automobile.[1] The record is standardized as the speed over a course of fixed length, averaged over two runs (commonly called "passes")[2]. Previously, the two runs were required in opposite directions within one hour, however due to a fatal return-run accident at Bonneville Speed Week, the two runs are now conducted in the same direction, with the second run done the morning of the next day. A new record mark must exceed the previous one by one percent to be validated.[3] There are numerous other class records for cars, and motorcycles fall into another, separate, class. The current absolute record holder is ThrustSSC, a twin t ...more
Answered by sachin acharya, 01 Nov '09 12:07 pm

 
  
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I think Winton
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Winton
Answered by Nachiket, 02 Nov '09 10:09 am

 
  
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