2015 Chevrolet Corvette C7 Z06 makes 760HP with minor modifications
LMR added some minor modifications to a 2015 Chevrolet Corvette C7 Z06 which added over 110 horsepower to the wheels on their DynoJet. The modifications included a different size supercharger pulley, American Racing 2″ headers, X-Pipe and a custom LMR ECU tune. In stock form the Z06 put down 559 horsepower and 543 ft-lbs of torque and after the modifications and tuning the results were impressive at 661 horsepower and 626 ft-lbs of torque. Using a 14% drivetrain loss on the 7 speed manual transmission that puts this Z06 at 760HP. Check out the dyno graphs and videos below. Read More
Lamborghini Huracan vs Aventador Heads up Drag Racing 1/4 Mile
We’ve found some pretty good footage of a new Lamborghini Huracan going heads up against it’s big brother Aventador in Greece. The Huracan with it’s 5.2L V10 and 610HP through a 7 speed dual clutch transmission along with AWD seems to come off a bit softer than it’s larger and more power full Aventador sibling powered by a 6.5L V12 with 700HP and a 7 speed ISR transmission (single clutch). Once both cars are under power the Aventador still walks away from the Huracan a good bit through the 1/4 mile and beyond.
Tesla Model S P85D vs Lamborghini Aventador Drag Racing
While we’re waiting impatiently for our Tesla Model S P85D to arrive tomorrow, we came across this video of a brand new Model S P85D racing against a Lamborghini Aventador. Take a look at what happens when 691HP of instant electric horsepower and torque goes heads up against a 700HP 6.5L V12 all out exotic super car. Some more Tesla vs the world videos…
2015 Audi RS-7 with APR tune and exhaust runs deep 10’s in the 1/4 mile
Check out this 2015 Audi RS-7 powered by a 4.0L V8 Twin Turbo engine with some minor modifications running a very impressive 10.38 @ 133.5 MPH in the 1/4 mile at ATCO Raceway. With just a tune from APR, high flow cats and Milltek exhaust this Audi is running in McLaren territory with what looks like a pretty easy going and repeatable launch control setup. There is no graph available but the 60-130 MPH time is listed at 6.7 seconds and we would estimate 0-60 MPH in ~2.8 seconds based on the timeslip data. Watch the video below and check out the timeslip Read More
Toy Rally 2014 Pictures South Florida
We attended the Toy Rally this weekend benefiting the Toys for Tots with over 260 exotic cars running from the Diplomat Golf and Country Club to Ferrari Fort Lauderdale and then up to each lunch inside the Good Year Blimp Hanger. Take a look through some pics form this amazing event!
Lamborghini Aventador Twin Turbo Startup, Sounds, Acceleration, vs McLaren MP4-12C
We had some time with a Lamborghini Aventador setup with a bolt-on Twin Turbo system built by DLM – Doug Levin Motorsports. While it’s just running a baseline 4psi from it’s twin turbo setup, the sounds and acceleration of a the 6.5L V12 Twin Turbo setup along with super hard hitting 7 speed ISG transmission was a blast to experience. Take a look at the video and pictures below and see how the Aventador did against a tuned McLaren MP4-12C.
Lamborghini Huracan vs McLaren MP4-12C Spider
Here is a video of at Lamborghini Huracan (610HP) racing a McLaren MP4-12C Spider (616HP) at an airstrip event. Pretty close race even with the McLaren hitting the rev limiter in a few gears. Another video of a Huracan vs a McLaren MP4-12C Coupe
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