Motor show Top Gear scooped the unusual Guiness World Record after reaching a top speed of 87.271 miles per hour (140 kph) with a modified farm vehicle.
Chefs in Turkey claim to have broken the Guinness World Record
Thrill seekers will travel on the zipwire at speeds of up to 150kph along its 2.8 kilometre length.
Adventure-seekers can ride 2.8km over the Jebel Jais mountains near the Oman border.
The world's biggest Panettone has made an appearance in Milan. Euronews takes a look at other outsized Christmas treats.
Team England have broken the world record for the 'fastest hole of golf by a team of four'
Mo the dog's 18.58 cm-long lolling tongue is something to behold.
The UAE has an ambitious plan to become the adventure hub of the Middle East and break a new Guinness World Record.
A transatlantic tussle is underway involving two men aged over 100 - to determine who is the world record holder
There's a new spin on the traditional summer barbecue after a group of Brazilians took a national pastime to dizzying heights and tried to bag a new world record into the bargain.
Another record has been set in space – the most spacewalks carried out by a female astronaut.
Kerim Ahmetspahic, a 16-year-old taekwondo champion, set a new Guinness World Record in Bosnia for crushing 111 building blocks with his head in only 35 seconds.
Kerim Ahmetspahic, a 16-year-old, taekwondo martial artist from Bosnia and Herzegovina, on Saturday (March 25) attempted the athletic, and rather painful-looking, task of smashing 111 building blocks
Neil Fingleton, an actor, former professional basketball player and title-holder of ‘UK’s tallest man’ has died, reportedly of heart failure, at age 36.
Simon the bungee biscuit dunker
A man described as the world’s oldest working actor has died in Moscow at the age of 101.
The Olympic Games, which begin this Friday, have inspired 150 urban mountaineers to take part in an alternative challenge in Sao Paulo.
The world record for the largest orchestra has been broken, according to the German Institute for Records.
The world’s longest pizza has been made in Naples and is a staggering 1.8 kilometres long.
It was kneaded and baked in six hours and eleven minutes
The Chinese policeman Mao Weidong has set a new Guinness World Record by planking for over eight hours, beating the previous international world
A group of 320 surfers in Sydney, all dressed up in Santa costumes, set a new Guinness World Record for the largest surf lesson.
A bulldog breaks the Guinness World Record for skateboarding through the longest ‘human tunnel’ in Lima, Peru.
The latest edition of the Guinness World Records is launched with Linsey Lindberg, holder of a global title for the most telephone directories torn
Giant panda Jia Jia celebrates her 37-year-old birthday at the Hong Kong Ocean Park.
Jia Jia, the oldest giant panda living in captivity, set a