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Records set by Thijs and M5 Recumbents designed fairing

14 January 2014

Several world records with the Thijs and M5 Recumbents designed and build body work on an M5 recumbent

  • World record one hour fully faired: 77.123 km, rode by Bram Moens on October 1 1994 on the test track of the Rijksdienst voor het Wegverkeer near Lelystad, the Netherlands. Record wasn’t broken until July 1996.
  • World record 100 kilometre gentlemen faired: 1 hour, 23 minutes and 46 seconds, rode by Bram Moens in September 1997, on the test track of the Rijksdienst voor het Wegverkeer near Lelystad, the Netherlands.
  • World record 24 hour gentlemen faired: 1021.359 kilometres, rode by Axel Fehlau on May 5/6 1996. This record has not been improved up to now.
  • World record 12 hour gentlemen faired: 607.617 kilometres, rode by Axel Fehlau on April 14 1995. This record has not been improved up to now.
  • World record 1000 kilometre gentlemen faired: 23 uur 21 minutes and 34 seconds, rode by Axel Fehlau on May 5/6 1995. This record has not been improved up to now.