Record for longest underwater drive to be broken

A team of engineers, mechanics and divers has converted a LandCruiser into a SeaCrawler ahead of a record-breaking drive attempt across Darwin Harbour.

The first and final test before a record-breaking 7km underwater drive across Darwin Harbour was a huge success.

A team of engineers, mechanics and divers held their breath as a rusty orange 1978 LandCruiser drove into the depths of Casuarina Beach.

It was up to Luke Purdy and Taylor Smith to give the engine one last check before the car rolled beneath the waves.

Luke Purdy checks on the engine of a customised LandCruiser ahead of an…

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