The world record for horses is held by Secretariat, who won the 1973 Belmont Stakes by 31 lengths, with a time of 2:24 for the 1.5 mile race. That’s an average of about 36 mph.
The American Quarterhorse breed is rumored to be able reach speeds of 55 mph when sprinting.
A couple of the fastest horses include thoroubred race horses Secretariat and Seabiscuit. According to calculations made on http://hypertextbook.com/facts/2000/AndrewSigal.shtml, the fastest horses can–thoroughbreds–can have an average velocity of “17 m/s which is roughly 38 miles per hour.”
Click here to cancel reply.
Sorry,At this time user registration is disabled. We will open registration soon!
Don't have an account? Click Here to Signup
© Copyright GreenAnswers.com LLC