Waldo Stakes is a general contractor with an obsession for setting the land speed record. And he’s hoping to use that obsession – as well as two XLR99 rocket engines – to build a vehicle that will reach 2000 mph.
No, that’s not a typo. We said “2000.” A two with three zeroes behind it.
We found this story at this morning at the Car Gurus Blog, but if you want the full story, check out this article from Popular Mechanics.