"Cannonball Run" New York To California In 28 Hours


By Paul Johnson

(CNN) - How long do you think it would take you to drive across the u-s?
Under 29 hours?
That's the new "cannonball run" record set by ed bolian and his team of two.
According to an unnamed tracking company, the trio drove from new york to los angeles last month in 28 hours, 50 minutes and 30 seconds.
The number beats the previous record of 31 hours and 4 minutes.
The team accomplished the feat in a Mercedes Benz loaded with extra fuel.
Their top speed on the 28-hundred mile drive was 158 miles-an-hour, they averaged about 98 miles an hour.

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