Lee Behel Sets Two New Records in His V-8 Powered GP-5

  • Apr 14, 2014 7:28pm GMT

Lee Behel departed Mojave Airport on April 12th, in a quest to break two records, the 3,000m climb and the 3k speed run. And that he did!

Flying his V-8 powered George Pereira designed GP-5, he managed to reach 3,000 meters (or 9,842 feet), in exactly two minutes along with achieving a top speed of 372mph on a flat 3k run.

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Follow along as Gary Childs makes George Pereira's GP-5 a reality, Osprey GP-5 .PDF