In this interesting clip, you’ll see China’s “268 MPH Maglev Train with comparisons to the top speeds of the world’s fastest production cars.” Continue reading for the video.

The trip from the LongYang Station just outside of downtown Shanghai to the Pudong International Airport is 30km (19mi) and takes roughly 40 minutes by car; the maglev travels this distance in roughly 7 minutes.

[via Jalopnik]