Largest Collection of Video Game Memorabilia - Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition 2013
In 1989, eight-year-old Brett Martin’s (USA) parents gave him a 4-cm (1.6-in) Mario holding a mushroom. As of October 2012, Brett has amassed a treasure trove of 8,030 items, many of which you can see at videogamemm.com.
David Coulthard catches 178mph golf ball in Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG
Watch Formula 1™ legend David Coulthard and pro-golfer Jake Shepherd set a new world record - farthest golf shot caught in a moving car - with the help of the Mercedes—Benz SLS AMG Roadster. The car caught the ball 275 metres away from the tee.
This stunt was verified by Guinness World Records.
Tightest parallel parking - Guinness World Record Video of the Week 3rd August 2011
The tightest parallel parking measured 26 cm (10.24 in) and was achieved by Ronny Wechselberger a.k.a. “Ronny C-Rock” (Germany) on the set of Guinness World Records - Wir holen den Rekord nach Deutschland in Berlin, Germany on 2 April 2011.
NOTE: this record has since been broken on the set of our Chinese TV show, when Zhang Hua squeezed a car into a space just 24cm longer than that of the vehicle - look out for this video later in the year!