Speed With Guy Martin

April 2017
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S2 Ep4 - Soapbox Racer

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Soapbox Racer - In this week’s show, Guy wants to build the fastest soapbox racer the world has ever seen and set a brand new speed record using just the pull of gravity and a tarmac road. And this time round, his team is made up exclusively of the top female engineers and athletes in Britain. To get to grips with going blisteringly fast on a public road, Guy his hand as street luge with Europe’s top female street luger Helene Schmit, before meeting up with his team of engineers in the Sheffiel...
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S2 Ep3 - Hovercraft

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Hovercraft - Speed freak Guy Martin is totally out of his comfort zone, as he takes to the water in a bid to set a brand new world speed record for a hovercraft. Hovercraft are the unsung heroes of many armies, so to learn the basics of how they operate Guy is put through his paces in a military training operation. Joining the elite team of hovercraft personnel will be an incredibly steep learning curve, allowing Guy to pick up essential advice. (S.2,Ep.3) (From the UK) (Documentary Series) (Rp...
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S2 Ep2 - Pike's Peak

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Pike's Peak - Motorbike racer Guy Martin is in the USA, hoping to smash the motorbike record at one of America’s oldest races - the Pike’s Peak International Hill Climb. The annual contest, known as ‘The Race to the Clouds’, sees riders compete against the clock on a gruelling mountainside track that finishes at over 4,000m above sea level. To learn the unique skills required in hill climb racing, Guy heads to the birthplace of the sport – Shelsley Walsh hill climb in Worcestershire. Racing up...
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S2 Ep1 - 24 Hour Tandem World Record

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24 Hour Tandem World Record - Motorcycle racer Guy Martin wants to get back on a push bike to see just how far it’s possible for a human being to cycle during 24 hours of non-stop pedalling. With the help of bicycle brainiacs Miles Kingsbury and Mike Burrows - the man who designed Chris Boardman’s gold medal winning Lotus bike from the 1992 Barcelona Olympics, he builds a revolutionary tandem and pairs up with friend and endurance expert Jason Miles to try and ride further than any pair have ev...
December 2016

Sat 24 Dec, season 1 episode 4

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Motorcycle racer Guy Martin sets out to break the record for the world's fastest gravity powered sled.

Sat 24 Dec, season 1 episode 3

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Guy Martin is on a mission to do the seemingly impossible - fly using muscle power alone. He wants to build the world's fastest human powered aircraft

Sat 17 Dec, season 1 episode 2

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Motorcycle racer Guy Martin recruits a truck racer, an Olympic gold medallist, a bicycle builder and a design engineer to break the British record for bicycle speed - 110mph (170kmph).
July 2016

Tue 19 Jul, season 1 episode 1

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Motorcycle racer Guy Martin recruits a truck racer, an Olympic gold medallist, a bicycle builder and a design engineer to break the British record for bycycle speed - 110mph.
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