October 10, 2020

300, and Beyond.

The SSC Tuatara has broken the world speed record for "Fastest Production Car," accelerating to a top speed of 331.15 mph, and averaging a speed of 316.11 mph. As the first production car to surpass the 300 mph barrier, this American beast is only getting started.

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Run One
08:16:29 AM PST
301.07 mph
484.53 km/h
Run Two [Opposite Direction]
09:02:52 AM PST
331.15 mph
532.93 km/h
Average
15 Satellites Tracking
316.11 mph
508.73 km/h
Nevada State Route 160
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Greatest Leap

Since the dawn of the sports car, speed has been the cornerstone of performance.

The battle for 300 mph and 500 km/h has been won by an unprecedented margin. SSC's Tuatara has gapped the previous world record by 38.24 mph, greater than any other record in history.

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