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3 weeks ago 

Porsche will use whatever options to help such as audio delete, lighter battery, removal of a/c (the GT2RS had those ...

Roll cage is optional in many countries but isn't available in the US. For cars headed to the US, the ...

"I'm fine with the roll-cage, I'm not fine with removing seats..." - FL I feel the same way. If Honda ...

Sadly, BMW customers have changed and BMW is more concerned with making them happy. The "Ultimate Driving Machine" has become ...

And if we allowed such BS to stand as evidence as a precedent, then it wouldn't be long before increasingly ...

@ vader87 The roll cage and seat belts aren't the problem for the Civic or other cars that have them. ...

@ BR2+ I agree. I wouldn't separate the times but SOME people go berserk if one rumble strip is changed ...

The car had plates so I would guess road version.

This time is for the longer configuration. The other cars listed here ran the shorter configuration.

GT9 VMAX had it before.... http://fastestla ps.com/models/9f f-gt9-vmax

@ Speed_Demon The N-Attack parts were optional in Japan. All you had to do was check the right boxes at ...

Since they were at PBIR, why not do a couple of laps on the road course.....it's right next to the ...

This is bull crap the nissan gtr does 0-100km/h in 2.7 sec and do 1/4 mile in 9.8 sec get ...

The R1's ugliness demands that it stay in front. Seeing that ugly face in the rear-view mirror would cause other ...

This time needs to be removed again. ....because the car was not in production spec and didn't have production tires. ...

I'd swap 3rd for 1st and 1st for 3rd. 4th and 5th would be a tie. Their 9th would be ...

@RP007 The Radical had enough for it to be road legal. It had street legal tires, not slicks. It even ...

Revolucion tires are - front 255/645/R19; rear 335/705/R20 slicks. No, it isn't street legal.

" it has to be said that on racetrack Jorge Lorenzo did nothing wrong and rode like a champion throughout ...

2.6 second time is better than the 2.8 seconds currently listed.


2 years ago 

added data for Tesla Model S P90D


2 years ago 

http://i65.tinyp ic.com/28rfeb4.j pg LOL

No need for "guestimates", there is an actual test (Motor Trend) 0-60 MPH = 2.6 seconds. QUARTER MILE 10.9 seconds ...

@ James The article is "off" because the article is 3 years old....written BEFORE the 270mph one-way run. As for ...

@ John It isn't here because it wasn't legit. (see my posts from months ago) HONDA doesn't accept the time ...

@ CoolShirtGuy According to Scott Evans, they didn't test the red one at the track "Because the red Z06 didn't ...

Engine type should be I4 not L4.

@ 2Fast The N-Attack parts were optional in Japan. In fact, the parts have found their way out of Japan... ...

@ uptownfunker Neither SUV will hit 200mph. The Charger Hellcat can break 200mph but it has much better aerodynamics than ...

@ uptownfunker The Venom GT IS a tuned Lotus. It is a heavily modified car but legally, it is a ...


2 years ago 

added data for Chevrolet Corvette Z06 (C7) and data for McLaren P1



2 years ago 

added laptime for Bentley Continental GT-3 R (Mk II) and laptime for Bentley Continental GT-3 R (Mk II)


2 years ago 

Another test including lap-times (figure 8 and Laguna Seca)... TEST DATA ACCELERATION TO MPH 0-30 1.3 sec 0-40 1.8 0-50 ...

Motor Trend is reporting that things may soon get back to normal...maybe better if some of the track's bumps are ...

You also have to look at gearing. This is geared for top speeds far beyond the Hellcat's top speed. ...

@ UptownFunker The 2 cars that you mention (RS7 and E63 S) have AWD.

@ hondaforce The Trophy R's time is legit because the time was set on a car that was the same ...

@BR2+ The reason is that if they don't do it for other cars, they shouldn't do it for cars just ...

The only surviving 1983 Corvette is a prototype, not a production car. The other prototypes were destroyed or disassembled. One ...

Rossi (IMO) is the best of all time. As a huge Doohan fan, I remember the moment when the "debate" ...

@ BEBUNC1 I did not "make that up". If you want the link to Scott Evan's quote, click below... http://www.motor trend.com/roadte sts/coupes/1503_ 2015_chevrolet_c orvette_z06_trac k_retest/ ...

It's optional (Spoiler Kit - Wicker Bill Spoiler Kit - $395) so it should count.

"The corvette beat porshe 918 at vir" Actually, the Z06 test driver with factory support, a couple of days testing/tuning, ...

Hennessey could make and sell 1,000 Venom GTs. It STILL won't be a production car. Until Hennessey gains OEM status, ...

The driver who set this time is the same driver whose car got air-born and killed a spectator during a ...

@ BR2+ They're being honest if you look at it from a different point of view. When they say "500PS....no ...

"Would u ever date a hot girl that would never put out?" But everyone who sees you with the hot ...

@BR2+ The 650S time was set with mis-matched tires.

179mph was probably supposed to be 179kph (111.2mph). It was simply entered wrong. Someone will fix it.

@ Josh91 The numbers come from different tests sometimes using different cars at different locations under different conditions, etc. ...

"So it's starting to look like road legal tuned cars are now legit??" No, they aren't legit but there are ...

@ Alexander The slower time for the M5 is from a magazine test with a passenger. Stuck's time was also ...

I agree that factory times should be labeled as such (FC, for ex) and magazine times should be labeled as ...

@ 777Balt No, the 7:18 listed here for the GT2 RS is a factory claim driven by Timo Kluck. The ...

The LAST thing that I want to do is mention tires in relation to a McLaren time but...this 650S had ...


3 years ago 

added Tesla Model S P85D

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