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3 weeks ago 

Exactly. It's business. Most Brabus customers own a boat.....Brabus Marine is born. A Brabus customer owns a private jet?....Brabus will ...

There are probably more insurance claims when a Mustang leaves a car show than when a Mustang crashes from top ...

Lewis wore the kilt to "apologize" after Lewis' nephew wore a dress and Lewis said "Boys don't wear princess dresses!" ...

Nothing new.....

As great and successful as the 916 was, we can't forget how important the Honda NR was to Tamburini's design. ...

" If you want to show that you have better driving skills, well show that on the track." They know ...

JLR "Ingenium" family.

The 2nd Gen Viper was sold in Europe as a Chrysler.

Step 1 - 300mph (Chiron Super Sport 300+ production version, I guess) Step 2 - 300mph 2-way average Step 3 ...

Hennessey saw the 0-300kph claim for the more powerful/AWD/electric Lotus Evija and said "Yeah, we can beat that with RWD, ...

It's like a C8 Corvette and a Aspark Owl had an ICE baby.

https://www.caranddriver.com/news/a34848360/2022-honda-civic-type-r-details/

Plus, the tires and brakes aren't happy on the track.... "And while it’s nearly hitting 120 mph on the straight, ...

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I agree. I wonder if Yianni will put the Taycan Turbo S against Mat driving the Brabus.

With the power and torque, the performance numbers should be better than that.

You've got to appreciate a driver doing fist pumps while still driving 205mph/330kph.

It's an image/marketing thing. Chevy is the "typical American family" SUV Chevy High Country is the "family but more luxurious" ...

https://www.caranddriver.com/photos/g33958387/2021-maserati-mc20-revealed-gallery/

Step 1 - Take new engine Step 2 - Put new engine in the Alfieri Step 3 - Quadruple sales ...

The bicycle is in the left lane (40 seconds) then cuts right into the right lane. Both did stupid things ...

MV Agusta

It's been over 100 years....can't someone invent a better way to wipe a windshield?

The Azimut Grande 30 Metri is a nice one (a bit over-priced....but you pay for the interior touches). It's a ...

There have been W engines like you describe (mostly airplanes) and there was an unsuccessful F1 car with a W12 ...

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More impressive would be the stopping distance. From top speed to zero = less than a foot.

2:34.9 @ VIR https://www.caranddriver.com/features/a29390223/2019-mclaren-senna-lightning-lap/

The car with 4 people will have a higher terminal velocity. Until the empty car reaches it's terminal velocity, they ...

If 2 cars are dropped from a plane and both cars are the same except that 1 car has 4 ...

It's not the weight. Drop a feather and a bowling ball while in a vacuum and they will fall at ...

Motor Trend test - 5,448lbs Car and Driver test - 5,258lbs Yet, Motor Trend got better acceleration numbers than C/D. ...

I thought that the P1 LM was what Lanzante created from the track-only car. (Road & Track, Autocar articles). Whatever ...

The P1 LM is a strange scenario. A "track-only to street-legal" case is rare. Interestingly, RUF was nearly put out ...

You're going by an "engineering" stand point. I am not. If the discussion was "Does RUF deserve OEM status?", that ...

It's NOT ME! I didn't make the law. That's just the way that it is. If a company just stuck ...

It isn't up to me, you, or anyone else on this site to determine if a company is a manufacturer ...

From the windshield back, the CTR3 has a unique tubular frame co-designed by RUF and Multimatic (a Canadian company). The ...

It is a legal fact. RUF is legally classified as an OEM. Brabus is legally classified as an OEM. Hennessey ...

284.55mph in one direction, 271.19mph in the opposite direction.

It's not an argument, it's just a legal fact. By law, a RUF is a RUF. The fact that they ...

When RUF gets a bare chassis, it does not have a VIN. The car is built as a RUF, given ...

Legally, a RUF is a RUF. It has a RUF VIN, RUF title, RUF registration, etc. Legally, a Hennessey Venon ...

A few problems with the Venom GT... 1. It isn't a production car. It is a tuned Lotus. 2. It ...

IMO, Toyota's plan is for the old people to move into the more expensive Avalon if the Camry is too ...

"At 4378 pounds, our test car weighed more than a three-row Honda Pilot SUV" The V6 hybrid LC weighs even ...


7 years ago 

added data for Tesla Model S P90D, data for McLaren P1, data for Chevrolet Corvette Z06 (C7), laptime for Bentley Continental GT-3 R (Mk II), laptime for Bentley Continental GT-3 R (Mk II) and more