Perry Watkins likes to make odd cars. So he setup Officially Guinness World Record for lowest street legal car, the Flatmobile stands at just 19 inch or 48 cm tall. The Flatmobile is the creative replica of the Batmobile and has a jet engine that shoots 20 foot flames out of the rear!
Ram Singh, from Jaipur – India, has record-breaking 14ft mustache which he has been growing since the early 1970s and he is very proud of it. He spends two hours a day grooming. He said, “Growing a mustache is like taking care of a baby – you really need to nurture it.”
Colonel Meow – a Himallayan-Persian cross-breed cat from Los Angeles, California is now the officially announced cat with world’s longest fur. Two-year-old Colonel Meow’s hair reaches an astonishing 9 inches (23cm) is now being recognised in the new Guinness World Records 2014 book
Mostafa Ismail from Egypt has the world’s largest biceps recorded by Guinness Book of World Records. 24-Year-old Mostafa, aka Big Mo, has spent the last ten years pumping iron twice a day. He started bodybuilding to keep fit but after joining the gym he received hundreds of compliments on his bulging biceps and decided to concentrate all of his efforts on making them even bigger.
When Mr Ismail is not pumping iron he’s pumping gas at the two petrol station he owns near his home in Massachusetts.
His biceps are measured for left arm flexed at 64.77 cm (25.5 in) and non-flexed 62.23 cm (24.5 in) and for right arm flexed at 63.5 cm (25 in) and non-flexed 60.96 cm (24 in).
The muscle man said, “People always say you remind me of Popeye the sailor man. Actually I think my arms are now bigger than the cartoon character.”
43-year-old Tang Shuquan from China has won $10,000 for having world’s ugliest face, making the place in Guinness World Record. He has spent seven years perfecting his “gurn” — the craft of distorting one’s face as much as humanly possible.
Now Shuquan has put the call out to any fellow gurners, offering a $15,000 reward to anyone who can twist, turn or screw their face up more than him.
Chinese performer Tang Shuquan shows his Guiness World Records medal.
It’s one way to check if your breath is fresh.
Tang Shuquan when he’s not gurning. He looks fairly normal, doesn’t he?
The new record for world’s tallest cake has been awarded to China when a shopping mall in Luoyand, central China created a huge 8m high cake. The eight-layer cake used 500kg of eggs, 260kg of flour, 200kg of cream, 100kg of fruit and 80kg of chocolate.
The final product weighed nearly 2 tons, with each layer supported by round metal plate. It took 20 chefs 24 hours to make the cake, which broke the previous Guinness World Record of a 7.8m, made in Paris in 2010.
Once the record had been confirmed the cake was shared out among 3,000 people.