Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale laptime at Nürburgring Nordschleife

2011 Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale finished a flying lap of Nürburgring Nordschleife in 8 minutes and 13.6 seconds.

Track Nürburgring Nordschleife
Type flying start
Vehicle GranTurismo MC Stradale
Power / weight 450 ps / 1855 kg
Driver Horst von Saurma
Time 8:13.600
Average speed 150 kph (93 mph)
Notes Pirelli P Zero Corsa
Submitted 26.10.2012 by sportauto
Reference Sport Auto 11/2012
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man1  6y ago

van sourma has an infinite record of slow driving italian cars. he is like the old japanese ww2 soldier lost in a pacific island fighting u.s. tourists half a century after the war was over.


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BR2,  6y ago

...Most stripped out track cars do, as they should for being orientated.

There are plenty of cars able to break the 8Min barrier, if every magazine/show etc had the best drivers, with alot more laps, EVERY Nordeschliefe laptime would be improved tremendesly.

But not everyone can get those conditions, If it were me, i would volunteer for free, and you can be sure i wouldnt be in the seat if there was a hinted Country biased driving. but even saying that, Money is a Powerfull foe..


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????  6y ago

Oh, it has semislicks.


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BR2,  6y ago

...Being heavy, Is not like it used to be, Tell that to the ZL1, GT-R, GT500, M5, RS4 etc etc.


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Johny  6y ago

I don;t think so. This car is too heavy and has shitty suspension


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BR2,  6y ago

I agree with Mental, this CAN go in the 7:50s range, If an XKRS can, so can this, if this MC can get a 1:13.0 Hockenheim time, it can do in the 7:50s range, dont see any reason to think other wise.


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Mental  6y ago

No, IMO if the driver was just programmed to drive in the best way, the time under 8 would be guaranteed. And if you compare it to the Jag XKR-S (which I guess isn't much faster than Maserati and the suspension I think is not sharper than in GT MC), the Jag has run a Full Nordschleife in 7:51, and that's with S. Bert behind the steering wheel, who IMO isn't the best racing driver.

But you admitted very well that GT MC isn't a burntire monster, but it's still quite fast car.


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Ernesto  6y ago

Apart from that it is far to heavy and not as powerful as could be. This beautiful GT car is not a track monster.


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DeDe  6y ago

It cannot. Its suspension is waaaay to soft for the Nordschleife. (It's too soft overall for a car like this)


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Mental  6y ago

Imps, I wonder von Saurma still hasn't been pensioned off! I know this car is able to run in 7:50 range.

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