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Chasing 200 mph: One man’s journey to build the world’s fastest vintage motorcycle
Vintage Land speed racing is not just about breaking speed records. It’s about imagination, science, design and countless hours of hard work coming together to create a truly unique machine. Alp Sungurtekin wants to build a vintage motorcycle with a 650cc A-PF engine that will beat the coveted 200mph mark. He has already beaten the previous Partial Streamlining record in the vintage class during the Bonneville Speed Week last year. He continues to work on his dream of getting into the 200 mph club.
Breaking down Elon Musk’s most “painful” year yet04:00
A mysterious particle from a distant galaxy made its way to an observatory in Antarctica01:12
Cheetah 3 is a blind robot that doesn’t need sensors to navigate01:16
'The Meg': Is the terrifying prehistoric shark from Jason Statham's new movie real?03:24
The human factor: What it will take to build the perfect team for traveling to Mars07:42
Touching the sun: NASA solar probe to go where no spacecraft has gone before01:51