SSC Tuatara hits SOME SPEED

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  • Update: SSC responds to 331mph video accusations. We speak to Jerod Shelby, CEO of SSC

    Top GearTop Gear29 päivää sitten
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      Acti0nActi0n17 päivää sitten
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      Acti0nActi0n17 päivää sitten
    • Gearing sound frequency will change dependant upon how hard you move through them. Do a sound analysis of the video below, where the Tuatara hits 242mph on a short airport runway. In the video 0:22 to 0:25 is the Tuatara covers .2 miles, going off of the measurement tool on Google maps. East Oregon Regional Airport runway 25, starting at the runway marking 45.6954712, -118.8368107 to 45.6954691, -118.8407200 this comes out to a speed of 240 mph, So if it covers .2 miles in 3 seconds it equates to 240mph, which lines up with the claim it reached 242mph in just over .5 miles on runway 25 at that airport. The car can definitely hit +300mph when given more room, during a Vmax run. Listen to the gears during the race, starting in 1st he shifts 4 times, ending the race in 5th gear, at +240mph. This falls directly in line with the numbers provided by Mr. Shelby (which I have provided below) Tuatara (Top Speed Model) Tech Specs Ratios/Speed, using the 2.92 final-drive ratio Gear Ratios/Top Speed (Gears 1-6 have 8,800 RPM REV LIMIT) 1st Gear: 3.133 / 80.56 MPH 2nd Gear: 2.100 / 120.18 MPH 3rd Gear: 1.520 / 166.04 MPH 4th Gear: 1.172 / 215.34 MPH 5th Gear: .941 / 268.21 MPH 6th Gear: .757 / 333.4 MPH @8800 * 7th Gear: .625 / 353.33 MPH (Estimated max @7,700RPM in 7th gear - Designed as mainly an overdrive highway cruising gear) The Tuatara did reach over 300mph, the video is just edited at a 6th grade video class level. They (SSC) have other videos on their channel showing how hard this car can pull, watch the street lines and listen to the engine note. They would NOT need to fake a 300mph run, especially with ALL the money and time they put into setting up the event and all the filming collaboration.

      B RushB Rush19 päivää sitten
    • @Complex One Keep telling yourself that, if it makes you sleep better at night lol Americans are so easily fooled xD

      Capt MifuneCapt Mifune21 päivä sitten
    • and the car still can go faster they just wanted to break the

      Complex OneComplex One21 päivä sitten
  • Wow 150 plus is nuts.

    Matthew HolcombMatthew Holcomb3 tuntia sitten
  • 1:22 Looking at the windshield-view, I think it did exactly 330mph, just one mile off !!!! Guaranteed !!!!

    Kareem SalessiKareem Salessi5 tuntia sitten
  • Shame on you You guys have lost your credebility.

    sibtain alisibtain ali22 tuntia sitten
  • Chiron super sport: how cute

    Fenyr`z PolestarFenyr`z Polestar22 tuntia sitten
  • Imagine deer 🦌 appears on the road

    ZuMbauYZuMbauYPäivä sitten
    • Even a passing rodent/snake under one tire could be fatal!!!!

      Kareem SalessiKareem Salessi5 tuntia sitten
  • As fake as devil 16 🤣🤣🤣

    Screaming PistonsScreaming PistonsPäivä sitten
  • Fake news !

    David HillDavid HillPäivä sitten
  • High quality video and yet we have blurred speedometer lol

    Goran SasicGoran SasicPäivä sitten

    jquest43jquest43Päivä sitten
  • THIS car did 307 mph for 303 avg. in 1999!!

    jquest43jquest43Päivä sitten

    TudaTopTudaTopPäivä sitten
  • ... If Biden drives a Supersportscar...

    Hardrich sHardrich sPäivä sitten
  • knew, it was fake they blurred out the speedometer when it said 331 but it prob went 246

    IbraheemAhmedd ahmedIbraheemAhmedd ahmedPäivä sitten
  • like

    ArSaM SaMyRArSaM SaMyR2 päivää sitten
  • Driving one handed, while been still at 300km+ ... dammn

    Jose LunaJose Luna2 päivää sitten
  • I call B.S. just by slowing it down frame by frame and counting timing of the center lines 🤔

    Dustin NanceDustin Nance2 päivää sitten
  • La que viene a la derecha.... eee

    Rafael CarrascoRafael Carrasco2 päivää sitten
  • こいつだけ異次元越してて草

    リナ.リナ.3 päivää sitten
  • Bugatti is like but but but our cars costs up to 18 million dollars 😂😂😂

    MCES LEXMCES LEX3 päivää sitten
  • 350km/h on bugatti chiron : a guy in normal clothes with sunglasses just chilling . 200km/h on a Ssc or a Koenigsegg car : full racing and safety gear . That's the difference

    Feel The BeatFeel The Beat3 päivää sitten
    • You should watch stradman's video pal, cuz driver of the SSC (ceo himself) has casual clothes, sunglasses and airpods and he was casually chilling at 389 km/h.

      TakashiTakashi2 päivää sitten
  • just like the man on the moon, a hoax!!!! Shame on you!

    Danilo Ricardo do Valle RibeiroDanilo Ricardo do Valle Ribeiro3 päivää sitten
  • Crown 👑 prince Bugatti is now dead😭😭

    Nitin PetwalNitin Petwal4 päivää sitten
  • This is soo fake. HAHAAH losers not odfficial bugatti on top losers

    Christian MulipolaChristian Mulipola4 päivää sitten
  • SSC hit "some speed" rip

    Rayhan RizviRayhan Rizvi4 päivää sitten
  • brrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr STUUUUU brrrrrrrrrrrrr STUUUUUU brrrrrrrrrrrrrr

    Lucas bac a sableLucas bac a sable4 päivää sitten
  • Liar liar pants on fire!

    James ShuntJames Shunt5 päivää sitten
  • My dog would love sticking his head out the window.

    Dilbert DoeDilbert Doe5 päivää sitten
  • What😐show

    Tatiane SousaTatiane Sousa5 päivää sitten
  • wow they changed the thats funny

    xiamixiami5 päivää sitten
  • Fake btw.

    ZephyyZephyy5 päivää sitten
  • it's fake cause if not he can do another run pretty soon and official.. now it's been one month no news

    trunks kotrunks ko5 päivää sitten
    • Been 4 weeks and no new run or scheduling of new run, highkey probobly they figured out they car cant go anywhere near that speed so they laying low🤣

      Михаил ПМихаил П2 päivää sitten
  • Sigh, this is all fake, sorry guys the Chiron still holds the record for fastest production car

    GuninGamesGuninGames6 päivää sitten
  • Veyron hit 279 Chiron does 291 Koeniggseg did 302 and they all struggled for those final mph with top speed car tunes and aero packs Then comes SSC and beats them over 30mph. I totally believe that

    MonkeyMonkey6 päivää sitten
    • significantly more aerodynamic, significantly lower frontal area which makes the car even more aerodynamic, more horsepower, much stronger torque, lighter car

      TakashiTakashi5 päivää sitten
  • Fake fake the cactus is passing by at the same speed every time 🤣

    al ferrarial ferrari6 päivää sitten
  • I cant believe some people think it is not fake.

    Adrian TraczAdrian Tracz7 päivää sitten
  • That helmet won't save you at those speeds i would've took it off

    Chris 6.0 or dieChris 6.0 or die7 päivää sitten
  • Maybe repair your speedometer 😂 That was so fast to count.

    Rodel RiniopaRodel Riniopa7 päivää sitten
  • I think its fake, look the video from shmee. The company who deliever the gps data have denied the record. The helicopter with tv crew can only fly 140 mph and ist still at 180 mph at the side of the car.......

    K272K2728 päivää sitten
  • 240-330 mph im 6ten Gang. Sie glauben diese Geschichte ist wahr?

    Tamo wittigTamo wittig8 päivää sitten
  • On dirait un avion la voiture 😅

    TiagolaroseTiagolarose8 päivää sitten
  • Yeah, rumors spread that SSC faked it

    The Car IndustryThe Car Industry9 päivää sitten
  • Smh

    BlancoBlanco9 päivää sitten
  • You can see on the speedometer that he made 254 mph Max.... I call BS on this video. Please take it down, if you go some dignity left. Clarkson and co. would've laughed and destroyed this video

    scfog90scfog909 päivää sitten
  • esa nave cuantos millones vale

    Santi 360Santi 3609 päivää sitten
  • _FAKE and GAY_

    20alphabet20alphabet9 päivää sitten
  • Look at the video of Shmee150 it’s proven to be fake

    Lieutenant Aldo RaineLieutenant Aldo Raine9 päivää sitten
  • Seems pretty fake to me... Frist struggling to get to 300 km/h and than accelerating 400-532 like a rocket All in second highest gear (6 of 7)

    Lieutenant Aldo RaineLieutenant Aldo Raine9 päivää sitten
  • سترون تقنية السرعة من السجن! 😉👈

    Sami BenyoussefSami Benyoussef9 päivää sitten
  • Haha US Fake-Ass. It was so obvious it was fake

    VulpVulp9 päivää sitten
  • v(t) = 550* (1 - (1-400/550)*e^(- 0,1*t)) That is the possible equation of motion that the Tuatara had driven at 533 km/h. From 400 km/h towards 500 km/h it went slightly uphill, then downhill up to a 3% gradient. Therefore, the v-t function shown is still a little too slow above 500 km/h. The vehicle should have covered a distance of around 2700 m from 400-530 km/h. If the driver had stayed on the gas on the downhill stretch, the Tuatara would certainly have been able to drive a lot faster. The gear ratio (final ratio 2.92 and 6th gear 0.757) also enables a top speed of 335 mph = 540 km/h with the 345/30 ZR 20 tires. In my opinion, the hypercar had at least 1750 hp in the run shown. The low air density made this insane speed possible From 400-530 km/h the time is ~ 20 s Its nearly the same like in the Top Speed Run Video

    Roger KőllerRoger Kőller9 päivää sitten
  • 532 kmh fake

    pafpaf paflolpafpaf paflol9 päivää sitten
  • Nice Fake.I mean ive never seen a car going quicker from 400-500 then its going from 200-300

    Fly_ PhilFly_ Phil9 päivää sitten
  • Fake

    MX. LMMX. LM10 päivää sitten
  • 0:53 when you have speed 2 and hyperspeed/max pov in minecraft:

    Andrew ValenciaAndrew Valencia10 päivää sitten
  • The ssc tuatara is fake, the data does not match, the Bugatti chiron that reached 494.5kmh has many more air intakes than the SSC tuatara. If the Tuatara really reaches that speed, repeat the test.

    Angel NuñezAngel Nuñez10 päivää sitten
  • Why says daniel abt its fake

    • Because it is

      Woran HatsGelegenWoran HatsGelegen10 päivää sitten
  • Would like to the speedometer itself...this looks like some kind of video game gauge where you can reach 500mph so easily.

    Alain MBAlain MB10 päivää sitten
  • FAKE

    Erik VoliErik Voli10 päivää sitten
  • WOW!!!

    pranjay kadianpranjay kadian10 päivää sitten
  • Is this real? I mean 532 kmh is pretty insane

    Christian OlesenChristian Olesen10 päivää sitten
    • No its Not Look how slow the landscape passe away and how fast he is making 300-400, faster then 200-300

      Woran HatsGelegenWoran HatsGelegen10 päivää sitten
  • I just seen this car do 242 mph in just over a half a mile.

    Daniel AllenDaniel Allen10 päivää sitten
  • My cars speed

    MAHI productionMAHI production11 päivää sitten
  • Nice fake guys... lets see what comes next

    KnallM1ch Böll3rKnallM1ch Böll3r11 päivää sitten
  • Can we just appreciate how INSANELY badly the filming is? I mean... This must hold the WORLD RECORD for the worst filmed world record attempt in the world.

    Jan RuudJan Ruud11 päivää sitten
  • 😍 Monster 🥁 🚀.

    Londres BerlinLondres Berlin11 päivää sitten
  • Guys Jarod Shelby is preparing to make an announcement regarding all of the criticisms and accusations... He will make the announcement at a place called Four Seasons Total Landscaping.

    M SM S12 päivää sitten

    Emarld_Bois TeowEmarld_Bois Teow12 päivää sitten
  • Wow

    gmc sierra2015gmc sierra201512 päivää sitten
  • fake

    mhmh144mhmh14412 päivää sitten
  • I don't think that this is real

    Eli WolfEli Wolf12 päivää sitten
  • There is no wheel who can drive so fast on a car the Video is fake

    Jan 18Jan 1812 päivää sitten
  • This Video is Fake 100%

    Jan 18Jan 1812 päivää sitten
  • *OLD TITLE* WORLD’S FASTEST ONBOARD: SSC Tautara hits crazy 331 mph top speed! | Top Gear *NEW TITLE* SSC Tautara hits SOME SPEED

    LiRiMLiRiM12 päivää sitten
  • Fake

    Tsoff FfTsoff Ff13 päivää sitten
  • FAKE!!!!

    Koabe KKoabe K13 päivää sitten
  • Shmee's breakdown of the video is very interesting, if his data is accurate.

    Trev LogieTrev Logie13 päivää sitten
  • Fake!

    PatrickPatrick13 päivää sitten
  • I’m bout this mans whole career this 1. How do the tires survive 2. On his POV they are covering the speed gauge.

    FN_ olive_YTFN_ olive_YT13 päivää sitten
  • Fake ! GPS fail

    louis seegerlouis seeger13 päivää sitten
  • FAKE!!!

    SAACAASSAACAAS13 päivää sitten
  • *!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! SSC SPEED IS FAKE !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!*

    saggasg saggagsaggasg saggag13 päivää sitten
  • FAKE

    Bülent KubasikBülent Kubasik13 päivää sitten
  • Jesus is coming ⏳⌛️

    Ryan TaylorRyan Taylor13 päivää sitten
    • Fake, but good camera settings!

      pida siouypida siouy13 päivää sitten
  • Fake

    Chrst .nChrst .n13 päivää sitten
    • Fake

      pida siouypida siouy13 päivää sitten
  • why people are saying that this is fake?

    i qswjx wdi qswjx wd14 päivää sitten
    • It is fake Look how fast it goes from 300-400, faster then 200-300 and the landscape Pasing away too slow

      Woran HatsGelegenWoran HatsGelegen10 päivää sitten

      Kuya TrafalaKuya Trafala13 päivää sitten
  • Why you guys still post this video eventhough you know this video is a mistake as the SSC had said?

    Zaki DarlanZaki Darlan14 päivää sitten
  • Yeah, and Donald Trump drove it. Tell me the reason why the spedometer has been blurred?

    ByteScout71ByteScout7114 päivää sitten
  • Then why it's not famous

    Mohammed WaheedMohammed Waheed14 päivää sitten
  • apply a 1.48 correction factor and display the "corrected" speed. This would be easy to verify if they simply released the raw GPS data, which will never happen.

    pida siouypida siouy14 päivää sitten
  • Shameful, top gear's reputation fading fast

    GRRBGRRB14 päivää sitten
  • That’s cool. The Knight Ridder car Kitt could only hit 310 mph

    tx7750680tx775068014 päivää sitten
    • Accelarating faster from 300-400 than 100-200 seems legit

      pida siouypida siouy14 päivää sitten
  • 0:17 min you would never past a person that slow at 100km/h

    Leroy L. BatesLeroy L. Bates14 päivää sitten
  • You still have this video on your channel. Dumb idiots :)

    DavidDavid15 päivää sitten
  • You little dummies its a fake speed record only bugatti can hit 300 mph dont u get it ssc is a fake copyct

    Thinzar SheinThinzar Shein15 päivää sitten
  • Guys this Video is FAKE! This car never did 500kmh!

    P KP K15 päivää sitten
  • So this is fake ?

    Rocko VincettiRocko Vincetti15 päivää sitten
  • So real /4....

    HolgerHolger15 päivää sitten
  • Fake

    Sascha R.Sascha R.15 päivää sitten
  • Fake, but good camera settings!

    Sven MSven M15 päivää sitten