As the invention of the automobile became mainstream, dare devils and car manufacturers from around the globe rushed to be the fastest. The honor of having the fastest car or being the fastest driver was taken quite seriously and many dangerous attempts were made.

This visual timeline and infographic from  includes the cars and drivers who were successful at shattering the records and earning their place in history.

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High-Speed History: A Timeline of Landspeed World Records

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David Wallace

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