reach speeds of

reach speeds of (up to) (some amount)

To be able to reach some maximum threshold of speed. Usually said of a car or other motor vehicle. My electric car is great for the environment, but it only reaches speeds of 90 miles per hour, tops. With the new model of engine, these jets can reaches speeds of up to 470 knots.
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reach speeds of

some amount Go to speeds of some amount.
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Moreover, he was the fastest player, demonstrating the ability to reach speeds of up to 38 kilometers per hour; now Bruno Enrique has joined him.
Beijing, June 28 (Petra) -- China has unveiled a prototype of a new magnetic levitation train designed to reach speeds of up to 600 km/h, nearing the speed of air travel, according to a World Economic Forum report cited by the Asia Times.
Musk shared that he hopes the technology will reach speeds of over 500 km/h (over 310 mph) by next month.
Summary: The Danish-built motorbike, which is on display as part of a mobility conference, can reach speeds of up to 300km/h
These state-of-the-art solutions will also include 25 elevator units that will reach speeds of 4 m/s, and eight units that can reach speeds of 6 m/s.
That's faster than a commercial jet plane which can only reach speeds of 550 mph.
With two thrilling zip lines, a confidence builder at a mere 45pmh and the longest zip line in Europe and fastest in the world where it is possible to reach speeds of 100mph.
Trains running on the Tehran-Isfahan railway can reach speeds of about 350 kilometers per hour.
Tests conducted so far indicate that on the grand prix track a lap time of just over two minutes can be expected, and that the technology demonstrator should reach speeds of up to 149mph.
Segways reach speeds of 20 kilometres per hour and is equipped with an electric battery enabling it to travel a distance of 39 kilometers on a charge.
Melbourne, Jan.10 ( ANI ): An Australian adventurer is attempting to break the world speed record this year with a hybrid glider-boat which can reach speeds of more than 100 kilometers an hour.
It has also embarked on a marketing push to encourage more companies to book rides around the 600-metre circuit in 200cc EVO II Revolution karts, which reach speeds of up to 40mph.
Speedy: The new Jaguar XK can reach speeds of up to 174mph.
Potato starch and recycled bottles were also used in the construction of the Formula 3 vehicle which can reach speeds of 130mph.
Powered by either variable or single speed 1/30 horsepower (25 watt) motors, the conveyors reach speeds of 80 feet per minute and meet ISO Class 3 (Federal Standard Class 1) clean room qualifications.