ARTICLES RELATING TO WORLD RECORD

WATCH |1326 Mustangs parade in convoy - Ford sets a new world record

2019-09-12 20:28

Ford has set a new world record with a parade convoy of 1326 old and new Mustang models from all over Europe.

Hold on to your wigs! This Peruvian woman hopes to break world record for longest locks

2019-06-12 10:52

Noemi Elizabeth Romero Huaman, a woman from Peru known as the 'Peruvian Rapunzel' aims to break the world record for longest hair. The 24-year-old woman has 1.78 metre long hair that takes up to an hour to wash, comb and braid, and she is considering signing up for the Guinness Book of World Records to see if she can dethrone Argentina's Lorenzatti April, whose hair was 1.52 meters long.

WATCH: Japanese kids break Guinness World Record of the most skips in one minute

2018-06-05 17:04

With 230 skips, the E-Jump Fuji team just broke the Guinness World Record title for the Most skips over a single rope in one minute by a team. Yes, it's a thing.

What labour really is like: Serena Williams and other moms spill the beans

2018-01-11 16:23

Other than how much it hurts, do you really know what to expect when you give birth? These moms, including champion athlete Serena Williams, share what it's really like.

What! Mom and baby conceived one year apart?

2017-12-22 14:25

"We could have been best friends," says elated new mom, Tina Gibson. Her baby Emma is a result of an embryo that was frozen in 1992!

Wow that's fast! Buggati Chiron reaches 0-400km/h-0 in less than 42 seconds

2017-09-13 11:08

Bugatti has broken yet another speed barrier in the automotive world, as its new Chiron reached 0-400km/h in less than 42 seconds.

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Jaguar's E-Pace has leapt into the record books with a 15.3 metre-long jump complete with a mid-air ‘barrel roll’.

Jaguar's E-Pace has leapt into the record books with a 15.3 metre-long jump complete with a mid-air ‘barrel roll’.

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Dakar to Moscow in just 3 days: VW Amarok bakkie sets new record

2017-04-26 09:31

Adventurer Rainer Zietlow drove a Volkswagen Amarok bakkie from Dakar to Moscow in 3 days, setting a new world record. He also raised money for a Senegalese charity.

The Great Cloth Diaper Change 2016

2016-04-21 11:07

South African parents attempt to break the Guinness World record this weekend with the 6th Annual Cloth Diaper Change.

 

WATCH| Bugatti's new Chiron hypercar hits record-breaking speed of 490km/h

2019-09-04 08:15

The Bugatti Chiron has proven to that it is the epitome of hypercars, breaking the world speed record for a road car by reaching an incredible 490km/h.

"I climb for all women": Tireless mom plans her 9th Everest summit

2018-04-17 13:08

Lhakpa Sherpa wakes up at 6am every day to walk her two daughters to school, before walking 3km to one of her two jobs to support her family. But she spends her very little spare time training for her annual expedition to the top of the world: Mount Everest.

Here’s how BMW refueled an M5 while it performed a record-breaking drift

2018-01-10 12:46

BMW set out to reclaim the Guinness World Record title for the longest vehicle drift in eight hours, and they did just so in the all-new BMW M5.

Bloodhound SSC spits fire - One step closer to land speed record in SA

2017-10-04 09:48

On Friday, 29 September 2017, the Bloodhound team achieved a huge engineering milestone when they successfully started up the state-of-the-art EJ200 jet engine which had been installed in the car.

Who had the most babies ever? Mrs Vassilyeva, that's who

2017-08-25 11:59

With 69 children, Mrs Vassilyeva holds the world record for the most children born to one woman.

Watch a Porsche Cayenne tow a 314-ton Airbus A380

2017-05-15 11:47

Porsche achieved a new Guinness World Records by towing an Airbus A380 over a distance of 42-metres.

PMB lifter Bester bests three world records

2016-09-26 10:45

Pietermaritzburg's Darien Bester broke three world records at the Global Powerlifting Committee (GPC) World Championships in Serbia at the weekend.

Cape-to-Cape record: 17 000km in less than 9 days!

2016-05-17 08:14

Three drivers, part of the Longest Drive team, set a new world record of driving from Nordkapp in Norway to Cape Agulhas in South Africa. The trio completed the arduous 17 000km trek in 8 days!

Awesome! Two-wheels record for new Juke Nismo

2015-06-29 08:22

Stuntman Terry Grant, behind the wheel of a Nissan Juke Nismo RS, broke his own world record for the fastest mile travelled on two wheels in a four-wheeled vehicle!

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