Gallery: Coffee-Powered Car Breaks World Speed Record for Vehicle Power...


Our guess is that there are no tea drinkers on this team of British automotive engineers that has been constructing a car that runs entirely on coffee beans! Just earlier this month, their pepped up ride broke the world speed record for a vehicle fueled by organic waste (sounds like all that caffeine definitely went straight to their brains). Running laps on the Elvington Race Track near York, their modified Rover SD1 managed to hit an average odometer reading of 66.5 mph, breaking the previous speed record of 47 mph achieved by a US team whose car was fueled by wood pellets.

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