Lawn grooming isn’t one of those top of mind conversations, or blog posts for that matter, but in the case of the project Runningblade it’s most certainly worth a look. If you couldn’t tell it’s suped-up lawn mower that has the potential to hit 100mph. Potential because that’s a record – the current world record is 80mph – and on May 23rd the team behind the project will try to achieve that speed. Before you poo-poo it as a wolf in sheep’s clothing, the lawn grooming tool is powered by a Kawasaki V-twin engine, which according to Autoblog is in fact designed for cutting grass.
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