Hudson Valley teen breaks world speed record in Porche
A Hudson Valley teen and aspiring race car driver is making headlines for breaking a Guinness World Record for speed.
Monroe-Woodbury High School junior Chloe Chambers clocked in at just over 47 seconds for her Porche performance in an obstacle course called a 'vehicle slalom' last month.
The event was held in New Jersey and broke the previous world record of 48 seconds. The 16-year-old is an honor student and member of the Monroe-Woodbury Girls Varsity Swim Team. The 16-year-old is an honor student and member of the Monroe-Woodbury Girls Varsity Swim Team. "I was excited, and it was a lot of fun driving. I can say that. I felt pressure, but I'm used to that!"
She says her goal is to drive on the international Formula One racing circuit.