FAQHow fast does a Cheetah run?

 

The Cheetah is the fastest land animal, reaching speeds between 112 and 120 km/h (70 and 75 mph) in short bursts covering distances up to 460 m (1,500 ft), and has the ability to accelerate from 0 to 103 km/h (64 mph) in three seconds, faster than most super cars. Recent studies confirm the cheetah's status as the fastest land animal. 


Cheetahs are able to reach high speeds in a short amount of time. (45 MPH in 2.5 seconds) They can attain speeds up to 64 miles per hour for a short amount of time. Seconds, not minutes. They quickly overheat.

 

Date Created: 2010-10-18 06:21:16

Date Modified: 2011-01-11 20:32:45

 

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