Palm Beach Supercar Weekend 2009 Pictures

January 24th, 2009

We were at the 2009 Palm Beach Supercar Weekend and took a few pictures of the amazing group of Supercars setup along Flagler street in Palm Beach. Check out the gallery by clicking on the image below:

Viper, ZR1, LP640, SL65 BS Heads up

January 24th, 2009

Car and Driver posted a video and review running the Dodge Viper, Chevrolet Corvette ZR1, Lamborghini Murciélago, and Mercedes SL65 AMG Black Series running heads up. Here is a summary of their performance results: 2008 Dodge Viper Coupe 1/4 mile: 11.8 @ 128 MPH 0-60 MPH: 3.6 0-150 MPH: 16.4 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 1/4 mile: 11.7 @ 127 MPH 0-60 MPH: 3.6 0-150 MPH: 17.1 2009 Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG Black Series 1/4 mile: 11.7 @ 126 MPH 0-60 MPH: 3.6 0-150 MPH: 17.9 Lamborghini Murciélago LP640 1/4 mile: 11.5 @ 127 MPH 0-60 MPH: 3.2 0-150 MPH: N/A The Read More

2008 Dodge Viper ACR on the Dyno

January 19th, 2009

We’ve got some dyno results from a new 2008 Dodge Viper ACR. With 1,350 miles on the odometer the current Nürburgring King put down an impressive 546 horsepower and 510 foot pounds of torque to the rear wheels. With a 15% driveline loss that puts the new Viper ACR at 642 horsepower and 600 foot pounds of torque, quite a bit more than the official 600HP number from Dodge. These dyno numbers are right inline with what the new Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 is putting down on the dyno as well. Should be interesting to see how these two cars do Read More