Science Cheetahs' speed is only half the story, study finds

A study of wild cheetahs found that acceleration, agility, and maneuverability play a big role in the speedy felines' success as hunters.

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If the cheetah were a vehicle, it would have the acceleration of a Ferrari, the stopping distance of a Formula One racer, and the turning radius of a Toyota Yaris.