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Motorcycle racer and lorry mechanic Guy Martin loves pushing the boundaries of speed in search of a buzz. He claims that nothing can match the adrenaline rush he gets when racing on public roads around the Isle of Man TT course at more than 300kph. So now he’s setting out to see if he can find anything that can give him the same kicks.

Guy will seek to find out what makes things go fast by getting his hands dirty in a range of unique engineering projects.

Follow Guy as he sets out to create speed based challenges in which he will push the boundaries of physics and learn about the science of speed

Follow Guy as he sets out to create speed based challenges in which he will push the boundaries of physics and learn about the science of speed

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Episode 1, Series 1

Sunday July 28 at 9:40am

Britain's Fastest Cyclist

Episode 1 | Series 1

Motorcycle racer Guy Martin recruits an unlikely team to try and break the British record for outright speed on a bicycle, an incredible 110mph.

Episode 2, Series 1

Sunday July 28 at 10:40am

Hydroplaning Bike

Episode 2 | Series 1

Isle of Man TT racer Guy Martin attempts to set the world record for riding a motorcycle on the surface of water.

Episode 3, Series 1

Sunday August 4 at 9:40am

World's Fastest Hpa

Episode 3 | Series 1

Guy Martin is on a mission to do the seemingly impossible and build the world's fastest human powered aircraft, a plane without an engine that Guy will cycle into the air.

Episode 4, Series 1

Sunday August 4 at 10:40am

World Record Toboggan

Episode 4 | Series 1

Motorcycle racer Guy Martin sets out to break the record for the world's fastest gravity powered sled on the unforgiving slopes of the Pyrenees.

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