Why didn't Harry just buy the whole team Nimbus Two Thousand and Ones? Three things to add: Finally, note that a faster racing broom doesn't necessarily make a great quidditch broom, in the same way as a really fast car (i.e. To subscribe to this RSS feed, copy and paste this URL into your RSS reader. The cleansweeps are inferior to the Nimbus 2001. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter Page to Screen: The Complete Filmmaking Journey, LEGO Harry Potter: Building the Magical World, LEGO Harry Potter: Characters of the Magical World, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, Magic Beyond Words: The J.K. Rowling Story, Creator: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (film), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (video game), Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (film), https://harrypotter.fandom.com/wiki/Nimbus_2001?oldid=1369350, Articles with information from Wizarding World, Articles with information from Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Articles with information from Harry Potter: Puzzles & Spells, Articles with information from Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Articles with information from Harry Potter: Quidditch World Cup, Articles with information from Pottermore. Made Producer I guess both are really good overall, but there might be other brooms winning speeding contests at the wizarding X Games. Released in August, 1992, it was faster than its predecessor, the Nimbus 2000. Stack Exchange network consists of 176 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers. Comets aren't as good as Cleansweeps, the newest model only does 0-60 in 10 seconds (with a good tailwind)compared to the Cleansweep 11's 0-70. On the other hand, the performance of a broom cannot depend exclusively on the magic imprinted on it by the maker. Thanks for contributing an answer to Science Fiction & Fantasy Stack Exchange! Nimbus 2001. Now, my question: It was magic due to which an object fly. I think Nimbus 2001 is better because it a better quality make, Cleansweeps are more affordable (which is why the Weasley's use cleansweeps). Nothing like the Nimbus 1000 had ever been seen before. Well, as the passage above notes, some witches or wizards were more skilled at making flying broomsticks as others. You shouldn't forget the physics involved: aerodynamics, the density and lightness of the wood used, etc. Thus, you will see a difference between the different brands of brooms. Later, it was surpassed by the Nimbus 2001, which the Slytherin team used in Chamber of Secrets. Does a fiction writer have to pay his sources of research if his story becomes a success ? The charms placed on a medeival [broomstick] are similarly basic: It will only move forwards at one speed; it will go up, down, and stop. The books don't say anything about the speed of the Nimbus but it says the Cleansweep 11 goes from 0-70 in 10 seconds.