VIDEO: Jet-powered truck 'could outrun bullet train'

VIDEO: Jet-powered truck 'could outrun bullet train'

A US man has created the world's fastest jet-powered truck.

The four-tonne Peterbilt semi-articulated lorry named Shockwave has three J34-48 jets - taken from US Navy trainer aircrafts - which generate an incredible 36,000 horsepower, the Daily Mail reports.

Shockwave, which could outrun a Japanese bullet train, holds the world record for fastest jet-powered full-size truck, at 376mph, and can cover a quarter mile in just six-and-a-half seconds.

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