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With all of the forces at play, how will Rosco steer Aussie Invader 5R? Weighing over 9 tonnes when fully fuelled and moving at 1,000 mph (1,609 km/h), steering comes high on the importance list.

To be eligible for the absolute world land speed record, Aussie Invader 5R must have 4 independently moving wheels and must have the ability to steer.

Recorded - 4th Dec, 2011

How does Rosco get in and out of the most powerful car in the world? Watch as the man himself gets up close and personal with the hydraulic system that raises and lowers the canopy.

Recorded - 22nd Nov, 2011

The fun part of land speed is reaching your target speed. The hard part is stopping, so how do we stop Aussie Invader 5R after it's gone through the measured mile? Long-standing team member Peter Taylor explains.

Recorded - 10th Nov, 2011

Part 7 of the award winning documentary about Rosco McGlashan's previous attempts on the Australian and World Land Speed Records in Aussie Invader 2 & 3.

Part 6 of the award winning documentary about Rosco McGlashan's previous attempts on the Australian and World Land Speed Records in Aussie Invader 2 & 3.

Part 5 of the award winning documentary about Rosco McGlashan's previous attempts on the Australian and World Land Speed Records in Aussie Invader 2 & 3.

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