UK team attempts steam car record

19 Aug, 2009 | SnippetsTdp

The British attempt at breaking their own land speed record may be gearing up, but the attempt to break the land speed for the fastest steam-powered car, the longest held speed record, which was set in 1906, is already under way, with the Brits again trying to take the title.

Update: the attempt is on hold due to mechanical difficulties.

Update: they succeeded.