Speed Machines and Other Record-breaking VehiclesBook - 2009
Presents descriptions and statistics on some of vehicles that have been used to set extreme world records, including racing cars, monster trucks, trains, hydroplanes, submergence vehicles, yachts, jets, and spaceships.
This new addition to the critically-acclaimed Kingfisher Knowledge series takes on the subject of getting from here to there in the most extreme ways possible: from racing, skiing, and surfing to the fastest man on Earth, the highest motorcycle jump, and the biggest ships on the seas. Packed with eye-catching digital artwork and plenty of core information, making it a great reference for home or the classroom. It's a visual thrill ride for record seekers everywhere.