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87 knots is about one-and-a-half times as fast as a Cheetah
In other words, it's 1.458 times the speed of a Cheetah, and the speed of a Cheetah is 0.6859 times that amount.
(Acinonyx jubatus)
The cheetah can reach speeds of up to 59.670 knots in short bursts. From a crouching position, the cheetah can attain these speeds in just 2.25 seconds.
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