``Bandag Bullet,'' Australia's-and the world's-fastest truck, blasts down the Bundaberg Airport runway at the country's Queensland International Air Show. The Bullet's now in the Guinness Book of Records, setting the mark for a conventionally powered truck. From a standing start it covered 0.62 miles in 19.8 seconds at an average speed of 113.2 mph, breaking the old record of 96.8 mph. The Bullet ran on new Bridgestone R294 tires on the steer axle and Bridgestone M729 casings retreaded with Bandag cold process treads on the drive axle. The truck's two V8 engines pump out a blistering 2,800 hp.
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