Are tether cars your chance to build a 200-mph racer?

If you want to go 200 mph in a land-speed racer on the Bonneville Salt Flats, you’re going to need a whole lot of experience, connections, and probably a decent amount of money. If you can’t afford a supercar to drive on the autobahn and still want to hit those speeds, but on a much smaller budget in a more controlled environment, tether cars might be just for you. These stylish mechanical marvels combine the collectibility of Hot Wheels with the wrench-turning thrill of full-size race cars.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/08/13/tether-cars-chance-to-build-200-mph-racer