This is now the world’s “fastest production vehicle". SSC North America, America’s first hypercar company, has reclaimed the coveted title. This time with its 1,750hp Tuatara. With pro racing driver, Oliver Webb, at the Tuatara’s wheel, the record-breaking drive took place in Nevada on Saturday, 10 Oct. Webb pushed the SSC Tuatara to an average speed of 316.11 mph (508.73 km/h). Jerod Shelby, CEO of SSC, said: "America’s new claim to victory in the ‘land-based space race’ is going to be tough to beat."
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A small American automaker has just secured the title of world's fastest production car. SSC North America announced Monday that their Tuatara hypercar reached an average speed of 316.11 mph. According to CNN, the record-breaking feat came during two dashes outside Las Vegas. The vehicle was tested on a seven-mile stretch of a Nevada highway on Saturday. The car also reached the highest speed ever achieved on a public road, at 331.15 mph.