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Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 5:09 pm

Whats the fastest you have ever gone in a ....

Car
Boat
Bike
Plane
Train



Car 180 mph Corvette
Boat 80 mph Fountain Lightning
Bike 170 mph Honda CBR 929
Plane Mach .8 Boeing
Train 80 mph No freaking idea
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Thu Feb 28, 2008 5:22 pm

Car: 105mph... Subaru WRX - lame, I know
Boat: 60mph... some fast speedboat of sorts...
Bike: As fast as my own two feet could pedal....
Plane: Mach .8 in a Boeing
Train: TVG and/or Eurostar cruise speed...
 
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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 5:28 pm

Car: ~110 in a SL500
Boat: 60mph, don't know
Bike: Not fast enough unless you count the time I got my shoelaces locked in the pedals going downhill when I was a kid
Plane: Mach .91 in a Citation X
Train: 125mph on the Acela Express
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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 5:37 pm

Car: 150 in a Viper GTS
Boat: 80 or so in a 34 ft Baja
Bike: 110 on a CBR 600
Plane: Mach .8 in a Boeing
Train: not a clue
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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 5:41 pm

Car: 250kph (155mph) in a Mercedes E-Class
Boat: don't know
Bike: not very fast
Plane: Mach .8
Train: 300kph (186mph) on the ICE
 
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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 5:45 pm

Car: dont remember... over 100mph on a drag strip with my cousin, maybe 125.
Boat: counting hydrofoil probably 60mph... strict boat maybe 40mph.
Bike: maybe 15mph hehe
Plane: Mach .870, 747-100
Train: 75-80mph i think... now slowest was 2mph for 2 miles... long story.
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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 5:46 pm

Car - 193mph, tire testing for a client in 2001
Boat - 58mph on my Yamaha Waverunner
Bike - 47 mph on my mtn. bike
Plane - Piloting - 250 mph, P-51TF. Riding - whatever a 744 does over the North Atlantic to LHR
Train - Whatever the Amtrak from Anaheim to San Diego does...
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Thu Feb 28, 2008 5:47 pm

Car - 90mph in a Mazda Tribute

Boat - I'm guessing 15~20 knots (it was 20 years ago, I think)

Bike - 75mph on a XC250; 25mph on my mountain bike

Plane - 0.80 Mach (probably)

Train - Not Applicable
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Thu Feb 28, 2008 5:51 pm



Quoting Aerobalance (Reply 6):
Car - 193mph, tire testing for a client in 2001

Ya, thats what I used to call it when I snuck out my dads cars when I was younger.  rotfl   rotfl   rotfl 
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Thu Feb 28, 2008 5:57 pm



Quoting Airfoilsguy (Reply 8):
Quoting Aerobalance (Reply 6):
Car - 193mph, tire testing for a client in 2001

Ya, thats what I used to call it when I snuck out my dads cars when I was younger.

I'm a contract driver for a certain tire manufacturer that participates in racing... That speed was done on an oval..  Smile
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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 6:02 pm



Quoting Aerobalance (Reply 9):
That speed was done on an oval.

I wish I had access to an oval with out having to pay for it.  Smile
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Thu Feb 28, 2008 6:04 pm

Car - 110mph in an Audi A4 (not me driving Big grin)

Boat - Erm, however fast a ferry goes

Bike - 40mph on my Dawes road bike Big grin

Plane - 0.80 Mach Airbus/Boeing

Train - 125mph GNER/Virgin etc

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Thu Feb 28, 2008 6:12 pm

Car - 100mph '94 Mercury Villager (no joke)
Boat - 55mph pontoon boat
Bike - 40mph my Trek 7300
Plane - Who knows, but somewhere between Mach 0.8 and Mach 0.9 in a 747 or 727
Train - However fast a subway goes
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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 6:13 pm

Car - 143 mph in a Mercedes C32 AMG

Boat - 75 mph in our Cobalt 260

Bike - Never been on a motorcycle, so probably 30 mph on my own bike?

Plane - Mach 1.5 at the Reno Air Races

Train - 75-80 on BART and Amtrak

Quoting Aerobalance (Reply 6):
Car - 193mph, tire testing for a client in 2001

Tire testing at 193 mph huh? Reminds me of Moore on We Were Soldiers, testing experimental parachutes. Balls out!

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Thu Feb 28, 2008 6:20 pm

Car - 125mph along the M5 in Dad's Ford Mondeo 2.0 Diesel to get to STN because late for a flight lol
Boat - 45mph in our retro-dory with the 60hp engine from 1981
Plane - .8 Mach on boeing
Train - 125mph on a Voyager (BR class 220/221) between Newton Abbot and Cheltenham or Exeter and Crewe.
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Thu Feb 28, 2008 7:23 pm

Car - About 140mph in an Infiniti at the Chrysler Proving Grounds

Boat - No idea

Bike - 135mph on my Ducati, 62mph on my bicycle

Plane - Around 200 knots with me at the controls, not sure otherwise

Train - 60-ish, I suppose

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Thu Feb 28, 2008 7:25 pm

Car - 135 mph Saab 900 Turbo
Boat -sydney Harbour jet boat ride
Military plane - Mach 1 RAF Phantom
Civilian plane Mach 2 Concorde G- B0AE
Train - 125 mph British Rail HST London to Cardiff in 1977
 
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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 7:27 pm

Car - 100+ MPH, '93 Dodge Intrepid
Boat - probably around 20-30 knots
Bike - 35 MPH a long time ago going down a hill
Plane - Mach 0.8_ in a 747
Train - 1__ MPH on the TGV
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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 7:34 pm

Car: 135 mph 1968 Pontiac Firebird

Boat: 70 mph, Regal speedboat

Plane, ~880 mph (Boeing 777-200 with a huge jetstream tailwind returning from Japan, went due west instead of great circle route)

Bike: 135 mph MotoGuzzi 850 Police Special

Train: ~180mph on Japanese Shinkansen.
 
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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 7:39 pm



Quoting Airfoilsguy (Thread starter):
Car

130ish

Quoting Airfoilsguy (Thread starter):
Bike

I was radared going downhill at 38mph- we were bored that night

Quoting Airfoilsguy (Thread starter):
Plane

probably around mach .8
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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 7:43 pm



Quoting Airfoilsguy (Thread starter):

Car
125 in my dads lexus coming back from mia.

Boat
60 in a 22 cuddy cabin cruiser

Bike
estimated 23mph

Plane
.8 mach in a Boeing 757

Train

none as I have never been on one.

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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 8:04 pm

Car: 130 mph in a Chrysler Crossfire SRT-6 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Had I had a few more laps around the track, I definitely could have gotten the car up to 150 mph.

Boat: I have no idea.

Plane: Like most folks, the typical Mach 0.8

Train: I have no idea. Probably in the 70 MPH range.

Bike: 35 mph. That is if you want to lump a 4 wheeler into that category.
 
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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 8:54 pm

Car: 140 km/h.....in a 50km/h zone. I wasn't driving.....
Boat: What ever speed the ferry goes
Bike: 20 - 30km/h ?????
Plane: 603 mph. According to the PTV
Train: 300 km/h. In the Eurostar train.

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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 8:57 pm

Car 160MPH in a Freinds 911

Boat 60MPH in a Jet Baot

Plane MACH 2.02 as pax on a BA Concorde

Train Bullet Train Real fast in Japan.

Bike around 35 in a 30 limmit going Down hill got a telling off as a Teenager by local cops!

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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 10:12 pm

Car 170-180kph

Boat as much as a standard high speed ferry can do

Plane as much as an A300 does

Bike 50-60kph

Train Thalys Paris-Amsterdam (300kph?)



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Thu Feb 28, 2008 10:25 pm

Car: Around 100 mph I'd say
Bike: 10 mph?
Plane: Mach 0.85 (777)
Train: 300 km/hr (~180 mph - TGV/Eurostar/ICE)
 
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Thu Feb 28, 2008 10:44 pm

Car: 105mph... Ford Focus ZX3
Boat: fast, but I'm not sure. Whatever the speed of the Flying Dolphin hydrofoil in Greece is.
Bike: 180 km/h Ducati 996R
Plane: MD-11 or 747, I forget which is faster.
Train: TGV from Lausanne to Paris. There is a stretch where it's like lightning.

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Thu Feb 28, 2008 10:45 pm

Car 293 kph / 182 mph (Porsche 911 Carrera 4S)
Boat Don't know, about 30 kph / 18 mph (Yacht in the Red Sea)
Bike 47 kph / 29 mph (Peugeot MTB)
Plane Mach 0.81 (A330-200 at 41000 feet)
Train 304 kph / 188 mph (German ICE highspeed train)
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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 11:00 pm

Quoting Airfoilsguy (Thread starter):
Car

100mph/160kph. . . not sure

Quoting Airfoilsguy (Thread starter):

Boat

Not sure either but probably ~75kph/46mph (80kph on a jetski iirc)

Quoting Airfoilsguy (Thread starter):

Bike

No clue. .

Quoting Airfoilsguy (Thread starter):

Plane

1004kph in an UA 772 near GRU, due to tail wind

Quoting Airfoilsguy (Thread starter):

Train

200kph. . . ICE

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Thu Feb 28, 2008 11:01 pm

Car: Roughly 200 km/h (Honda Accord)
Bike: Bicycle or motor bike? Nonetheless, no idea
Boat: Roughly 25 mph
Plane: M 0.85 (B744)
Train: No idea, whatever the Kodama's top speed is
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Thu Feb 28, 2008 11:07 pm

Car : roughly 220kph with my Fiat (no kidding)
Boat : don't know
Bike : 84kph (not a motorbike, a real bicycle on a great descent of course)
Plane : 1140kph (SQ 744)
Train : TGV or Eurostar at cruise speed
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Thu Feb 28, 2008 11:20 pm



Quoting Airfoilsguy (Thread starter):
Car
Boat
Bike
Plane
Train

Car - or in my case BAFDT = 110mph
Boat - who knows, how fast does the Sea Princess or Renaissance 2 go?
Bike - 1978 Kawasaki KZ-750 - 111 mph. Scary stuff.
Plane - Cruise for a 74, 75, 76, A320, etc.
Train - Eurostar or ICE cruise speed
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Thu Feb 28, 2008 11:29 pm

Car- 130mph in a Honda Accord.
Boat- Whatever the Catalina Express does of however fast I was rowing during Disney's canoe races.  biggrin 
Bike- N/A
Plane- Cruise for 747
Train- 431 km/h or 268 mph on the Shanghai Maglev
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Thu Feb 28, 2008 11:32 pm

Car: 118 mph in a '73 Cutlass Supreme (440 engine) between the US/Canadian Border and Montreal
Boat: 36knots on the Nordic JetLine fast ferry between Helsinki and Tallinn
Bike: 18 mph (downhill)
Plane: Mach 0.85
Train: approx 180mph on TGV between Lyon and Paris
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Thu Feb 28, 2008 11:41 pm

Plane : 1048km indicated airspeed SIN-AKL SQ744
Train : 306kph Thalys Brussels-Paris
Car : 200kph in my own Renault Clio Sport 172 in the early morning on the way to work with no traffic
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Thu Feb 28, 2008 11:52 pm

Car 150 mph Jaguar XJ8
Boat 38 Knots hovercraft
Train 186 mph Eurostar/TGV
Plane 1,350 mph Concorde
 
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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Thu Feb 28, 2008 11:59 pm



Quoting Airfoilsguy (Thread starter):
Car

115mph, my Civic Si

Quoting Airfoilsguy (Thread starter):
Boat

Do not go on boats, deathly afraid of open water

Quoting Airfoilsguy (Thread starter):
Bike

25-30? It's been along time...

Quoting Airfoilsguy (Thread starter):
Plane

I was on a DL BDL-ATL flight that took off 20 minutes late and landed 10 minutes early... so I would guess maybe 530-ish

Quoting Airfoilsguy (Thread starter):
Train

Regular old passenger service - no high speed stuff, so 70-ish
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Fri Feb 29, 2008 12:06 am

Fastest I've been in a;

Car: 150mph... down the empty M8 at 3am
Boat: eh, about 35mph on a speed boat i think
Bike: somewhere between 99 and 104mph on my uncle's motorbike
Plane: About 603mph on a Boeing 747-400
Train: 125mph doing Edinburgh Waverley - London Kings Cross on a VirginTrains Pendolino (apparently)

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Fri Feb 29, 2008 12:19 am

Car 155mph on the M6 Toll in Audi A8
Bike - 30mph
Boat - 75mph
Train - 186mph
 
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Fri Feb 29, 2008 12:41 am

Car: ~140 in a BMW M5
Boat: ~60 mph?
Bike: No Idea.... on my brother's motorcycle... maybe 70 mph
Train: The average speed of the Eurostar from Paris to London....

Airplane: I was on a 747-400 once crossing the Atlantic, and our indicated ground speed for much of the trip was over 700 MPH w/ the tailwind! I dont recall the airspeed, I'm sure it was much slower.

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Fri Feb 29, 2008 6:10 am

Car: fast... didnt looks I wasnt driving
Boat: slow
Bike: as fast as I was pedaling  Smile
Plane: Mach .85 B747
Train: 80 mph maybe?
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Fri Feb 29, 2008 6:51 am

Car: 125 in a Dodge Grand Caravan SE... obviously I was 16 and had my parent's car.
Boat: 55MPH... on a lake in WY
Bike: about 35, going down a steep hill.
Plane: Mach .8
Train: However fast the Virgin train goes in the UK.
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Fri Feb 29, 2008 7:25 am

Car: 120 MPH - was passenger in Porsche 911T, 115MPH - Honda Accord on GSP and 100MPH - Ford E350 -> Ambulance, trying to keep up with the State Troopers!
Boat: 30MPH - my friend has a boat
Bike: 30-35 MPH - going downhill
Plane: M 0.84 - B772, M 0.82 - A332, cruising speed of Tu-154(M), IL-62(M), Tu-134B
Train: 125MPH - ICE - FGW, 80MPH on other trains
 
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Fri Feb 29, 2008 9:05 am

Car: 110+ mph
Boat: 46 knots (SpeedFerry crossing Dover-Boulogne)
Bike: about 35 mph (downhill)
Plane: cruising speed A319/A320/A321/747/757/767/777/DC10/MD11 .......
Train: 190 mph (Thalys/TGV)
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Fri Feb 29, 2008 9:43 am

Car: 250 km/h
Boat: 45 knots maybe (Catamaran ferry, Trelleborg-Rostock)
Bike: I don't know, how fast is a bicycle?
Plane: Mach 0.85?
Train: Around 300 km/h on a Thalys train CGN-BRU-PAR.

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Fri Feb 29, 2008 9:46 am

Car: 110mph Renault Scenic
Bike: 30mph (down a disused runway in the new forest incidently)
Train: ~186 mph
Plane: M0.85 MH 747
Boat: About 30 probably
 
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Fri Feb 29, 2008 9:55 am



Quoting Airfoilsguy (Thread starter):
Car
Boat
Bike
Plane
Train

Car: 200 km/h, in Germany when I was on a school exchange, the kid's dad was driving a Mazda executive car (can't remember the model)

Boat: Probably the 40 knots that the Seacat did across the channel. Or a similar speed in my father-in-law's fishing boat on a lake in KwaZulu-Natal (open with twin 40hp outboards)

Bike: about 15mph - me pedalling. Or 60mph on the back of a mate's Kawasaki 750

Plane: Whatever a Boeing / Airbus cruises at  Smile

Train: 186 mph / 300 km/h on the Eurostar London - Paris

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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Fri Feb 29, 2008 10:41 am



Quoting Aerobalance (Reply 6):
Car - 193mph, tire testing for a client in 2001

Is this you in the Porsche?

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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Fri Feb 29, 2008 11:40 am

Car: Porsche 911 278 km/h (172 mph). Legally, in Germany. Wife in passenger seat, three weeks before she gave birth. Wouldn't do it again. Illegally - 260km/h (160mph) in a friend's tuned Mazda RX-7 (in 1993) in Australia

Boat: 130km/h (80mph) on the Danube on a speed-boat with twin Mercury Marine engines (big).

Bike: 55 km/h on a bicycle down a hill when a child growing up outside Vienna. Had a speedo on my bike. Praying I would not fall off! Never been on a motorbike....

Plane: 1100km/h (680 mph) on UA ORD-FRA - one hell of a jetstream over the Atlantic.

Train: 300 km/h+ (186 mph)TGV Geneva-Paris in 1992. Once they hit the high-speed section at Macon, they really speed up. So much so, you could feel the carriage being sucked towards the oncoming train travelling at similar speed.

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RE: Whats The Fastest You Have Ever Gone In A ....

Fri Feb 29, 2008 1:42 pm

Car - around 220-230 km/h
Boat - 35 knots (hydrofoil)
Bike - no idea
Plane - Mach 2 (Concorde)
Train - probably around 250 km/h (ETR500 Eurostar Italia)

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