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ThrustSSC

British jet-propelled car
The team that built ThrustSSC.

ThrustSSC, Thrust SSC, or Thrust supersonic car, is a car powered by a jet engine. It was made by Richard Noble, Glynne Bowsher, Ron Ayers and Jeremy Bliss of the United Kingdom.[1]

Thrust SSC is the fastest land vehicle.[2] When tested on 15 October 1997, the car traveled at 1227 kilometres per hour.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ThrustSSC team
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Land speed (fastest car)". Guiness World Records. 2016. Retrieved 24 February 2016.