British speedster chases speed record in Kalahari desert

20 October 2019 - 00:00 By BOBBY JORDAN

A speeding car in the Kalahari is either fleeing a gemsbok or a traffic cop — or so the locals say.

But the only thing catching up with Andy Green is history as the British speedster pins his hopes on a jet-powered car and a 19km stretch of South African desert in an attempt to break his own land speed record of 1,227.9km/h...

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