Over the last century, people have been obsessed with doing things fast. Fast food, faster work, faster internet, fast everything, wash and wear, and even the fastest way to get to your destination. Who is to blame? No one really, it is what it is. For man, the measure of progress has been how fast he gets from point A to point B. Enter the automobile.
Take for instance the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport, said to be the fastest car in the world, has a top speed of 267 mph, can you grasp how fast that really is? It will probably be just a blur, and then you scratch your head and wonder, what was that? Here are several points of reference to help you compare some of the fastest things in the world with the Bugatti Veyron.