NASA Breaks Two Records

On The Surface Of Mars

With Its Newest Rover

That it has broken two records on the surface of Mars with its newest Mars rover is called Perseverance.

NASA Has Announced

The Perseverance rover has recently broken two records, the first being the longest drive in a single solar day, and the second being the longest AutoNav drive.

According To NASA JPL

That Perseverance has broken the previous record of 748 feet set by the Opportunity rover in March 2005.

The Space Agency Announced

Now holds the record by recently completing a drive of 803 feet.

Perseverance Rover

Perseverance has broken its own record for the longest AutoNav drive, which is the rover's self-driving function.

NASA Also Announced That

Has a maximum travel speed of 65 feet per hour and has no automatic navigation system.

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