- Andy Jennings
- 72.568 kilometre(s) per hour
- United Kingdom (Elvington)
The fastest motorized wheelie bin was designed, built and raced by Andy Jennings (UK) and reached an average speed of 72.568 km/h (45.092 mph) at the Straightliners event held on the track at Elvington airfield in North Yorkshire, UK, on 16 May 2021. The speed was confirmed by officials from the UK Timing Association.
This record was part of the Anker Speed challenge a series of record breaking challenges involving speed. The attempt and filming followed strict COVID 19 protocols and there was a COVID supervisor on site at all times.