8 New Megane Trophy-R arrives with a Nürburgring lap record

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The "Grüne Hölle" marketing machine is firing on all cylinders, spewing out yet another well publicized lap record - this time in the front wheel drive class.

It is Renault who have revealed next generation Megane Trophy-R and are proving its track credentials with onboard Nürburgring video. The clock stops at 7:40.1 - a time almost unthinkable for front wheel drive just a decade ago.

No standard front-wheel-drive road car has gone ...more

4d ago by FastestLaps

15 Mid-Engine Corvette C8: Our Best Look At Production Front Fascia

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Mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette C8 may be delayed, but it has not stopped GM from continuing to test the model.

Latest spy shots partially reveal production-ready front fascia and headlights. The headlight cluster sports LED daytime running lights which can turn amber when the turn signal indicator is enabled.

At the back, C8 prototype sports dual/quad tail-lights, somewhat similar to C7 and a "bat-wing" style spolier, which is less extreme than what we ...more

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13 Lamborghini Countach 5000 QV vs Ferrari Testarossa at the Grand Tour

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When Grand Tour brings classic cars to the track, it always rains. A great shame, since having apples-to-apples lap time comparison between modern and classic supercars would be very insightful.

After the 1990s XJ220 vs EB110 matchup few episodes ago, today Grand Tour presented two 1980s supercars - Ferrari Testarossa and Lamborghini Countach. The Countach in this comparison was the most powerful 5000 "quatrovalve" variant with 450 horsepower, while the Testarossa ...more

3m ago by FastestLaps