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Followup: Biodiesel-Earthrace boat sinks off coast of Antarctica

Damaged Ady Gil just after collision with Japanese whaling ship - Click above to watch the video after the break

Video: Former Earthrace biodiesel boat nearly sunk by Japanese whalers

Damaged Ady Gil just after collision with Japanese whaling ship - Click above to watch the video after the break

Around the world on biodiesel

The pages of AutoblogGreen generally focus on land based transportation, but we thought we should make you aware of an attempt to break the record for circumnavigating the globe in the Earthrace. Earthrace, a 78-foot boat, looks like a seagoing version of the Batmobile, and is able to cut under waves like a submarine. The twist with this record breaking attempt is the fuel the boat is being run on. The Earthrace is strictly run on biodiesel. The skipper, Pete Bethune, and his wife are strong sup