(Lorne Campbell ) The car, built and driven by eco-engineer, Martin Bacon from Teesdale, County Durham, achieved a speed of 65.536mph at the Woodford Aerodrome, Stockport, Cheshire.
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FEBRUARY 20, 2013Mark Prigg, Daily Mail
With a Guinness World Records adjudicator looking on, conservationist Martin Bacon, 42, got his specially modified Ford P100 pick-up truck to go more than 65mph. The speed is the fastest ever for this type of vehicle.
The vehicle uses coffee chaff pellets - the waste product from coffee production - which are heated in a charcoal fire where they break down into carbon monoxide and hydrogen.Read more: Daily Mail