We felt it time to share a gaggle of facts. Some
are useful, others might get you thinking, while
the rest are totally useless unless you are a
When most people think of racing they see gas
guzzling, tire shredding machines that shake the
earth and deafen the ears. But did you know the
first car to hold the land speed record was also
Gaston de Chasseloup-Laubat raced his electric
car to the breakneck speed of 39.24 mph in 1898.
That was faster than the gas powered vehicles of
the time and his record stood until 1902!
Thinking of buying a new car and don’t like
surprises. Go here.
Some odd and completely worthless facts.
A teaspoon of honey is the lifework of 12 bees.
The Nintendo corporation was created before the
fall of the Ottoman Empire.
If you are a car nut of a certain age you will
You have never seen your own face, only pictures
When politicians say “it’s only a billion dollars”
use this for comparison. A million seconds is 11
days, a billion seconds is over 31 years.
25,000,000 of your cells died while you were
reading this sentence.
We built an atomic bomb 25 years before we had
Finally, here is a little song to atone for this
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