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Can The Porsche 919 Hybrid EVO Beat The Nurburgring Lap Record

By   June 11, 2018

Porsche 919 Hybrid EVO

Porsche 919 Hybrid EVO

Porsche currently owns both the production car lap record of the Nürburgring, with the new Porsche 911 GT2 RS, and the overall record, with the Porsche 956. Back in 1983 an overall record of 6:11:13 was set by Stefan Bellof driving the 956.

Porsche is currently taking the 919 Hybrid on a world tour after retiring from its third straight 24 Hours of Le Mans overall victory. The Porsche 919 Hybrid EVO is extremely fast. Just how fast is it? The prototype has managed a quicker time than a Formula 1 car around Spa.

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The Lotus 3-Eleven Taking On The Nurburgring – Daily Video

By   September 21, 2016

Lotus 3-Eleven

Lotus 3-Eleven

Today’s video features the very fast Lotus 3-Eleven driving at the famed Nurburgring. The lightweight performance machine is fast by anyone’s standards as this footage clearly shows. Watch as the purpose built car passes other high performance cars with ease, including a Porsche 911 GT3.

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The Jaguar F-TYPE SVR Takes On The Nurburgring And Wants You To Ride Along

By   June 25, 2016

Jaguar F-TYPE SVR

Jaguar F-TYPE SVR

The Nurburgring is one of the most challenging racing circuits in the world. The 200 mph Jaguar F-TYPE SVR is a very capable tool to take on the challenging track. Now you can get a taste of the Jag’s performance thanks to Jaguar’s Co-Pilot Nordschleife’ program.

Beyond that ability to hit a top speed of 200 mph expect strong acceleration with a 0-60 mph time of 3.5 seconds. Powering the F-TYPE SVR is a 5.0-liter V8 pumping out 567 horsepower.

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The 450 Horsepower Lotus 3-Eleven Tackles The Nurburgring In Just 7:06

By   October 14, 2015

Lotus 3-Eleven

Lotus 3-Eleven

The Lotus 3-Eleven is a 450 horsepower 1,980 pound rocket of a car. With that power to weight ratio, it is guaranteed to be very fast. To put this to a test the English sports car maker took their latest creation to the Nurburgring.

The legendary track no longer keeps official lap times, but that doesn’t stop manufactures from revealing the times that they are seeing. The 3-Eleven was at the track for two weeks and in that time the car was able to do a 7 minute 6 second lap time, but based on computer data Lotus Engineers believe that it could do even better.

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2016 BMW M4 GTS To Be Available In The US And Can Lap The Nurburgring In 7 Minutes 28 Seconds

By   October 7, 2015

2016 BMW M4 GTS

2016 BMW M4 GTS

BMW has announced that the new limited edition BMW M4 GTS will be available for the first time in the United States. Only 700 examples of the high performance vehicle will be produced, 300 of which will make it to our shores.

The GTS has already lapped the Nurburgring in a very good time of just 7 minutes 28 seconds. Those who can get their hands on one are sure to be happy with the twin-turbo charged rocket.

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