Other manufacturers claim Nordschleife lap times which are the best their test drivers achieved after basically unlimited attempts, with free choice of electronic set-up, tire pressure, ambient conditions etc, in some cases even using pre-production prototypes. These times are compared with independent magazine tests where the time has typically to be set weithin two laps.
Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 laptime at El Toro TopGear US
Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 finished a flying lap of El Toro TopGear US in 1 minute and 22.4 seconds.
|Track||El Toro TopGear US|
|Vehicle||Chevrolet Corvette ZR1|
|Power / weight||647 ps / 1530 kg|
|Submitted||01.08.2011 by topgearus|
|Reference||Top Gear US S2E2|