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Watch Top Gear complete a world record double loop

by Chris Shunk (RSS feed) on Jun 18th, 2012 at 11:30AM

The Top Gear team has made a bit of history at the Top Gear Festival in Durban, South Africa, as a stunt driver pulled off a double loop in front of a crowd of over 15,000. The event involved a 26-foot tall double loop track that looks to have come right out of a Hot Wheels box, except that it weighs over eight tons. The stunt vehicle of choice was a custom-made buggy with a throttle lock that could travel at a constant 24-26 mile per hour speed that the math geeks said was necessary for a successful "Deadly 720." Scroll below to watch a nearly two-minute video that starts with cheering... Read More

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