Testing the lawnmower's souped-up engine
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Honda soups up a lawn mower

Honda engineers are racing to build the world's fastest lawn mower after being put up to the task by Top Gear Magazine.

Honda engineers are racing to build the world's fastest lawn mower after being put up to the task by Top Gear Magazine.

They are targeting a speed of 130mph (209km/hr). That would beat the current record of 96.5mph claimed by the fuel additive firm, Gold Eagle.

Video courtesy of Top Gear Magazine