World Amazing Stuff: World's Smallest car

World's Smallest car

The Custom car maker, Austin Coulson enters the Guinness World Records 2014 edition as the owner of the world’s smallest roadworthy car.

The smallest car measures 2 feet, 1 inch (63.5 cm) high; 2 feet, 1.75 inches (65.41 cm) wide; and 4 feet, 1.75 inches (126.47 cm) long, and can be spotted by its Texas vanity license plates reading "IM BIG."

The car specifications:
Engine: 110cc, 1-cylinder engine, Transmission: CVT (continuously variable transmission), Top speed: 33 mph, though legally limited to 25 mph, Fuel efficiency: 85 miles per gallon, Fuel tank capacity: Half gallon. The world smallest car is already listed in the Guinness world record 2014.

To qualify as a roadworthy vehicle for Guinness world record 2014, Coulson needed to get the car registered and inspected and had to install a number of required safety features. These included federally approved safety glass for the windshield, functioning windshield wipers and department of transportation approved signal lights, seat belt, and working horn.