Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Launch Mode Video

April 30th, 2010

Take a look at this video of a new Verde Ithica Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 doing a few all out blasts off the line using the updated launch mode / thrust mode. With it’s 5.2 Liter V10 pumping out 560HP (Gallardo Dyno) and it’s all wheel drive system the LP560 still roasts the tires a good bit before finally hooking up. The e-gear transmission has been completely redesigned for the LP 560-4 with shifting times reduced by 40 percent and five different driving and changing programs. The most performance-oriented CORSA mode affects the shift speeds as well as directs the engine Read More

Exotics Rally Miami One Mile Event Videos and Pictures

April 25th, 2010

We were at the Exotics Rally Miami One Mile event today at the Dade-Collier Airstrip. We’ll be updating this blog post as the videos and pictures come up, but first up is a video of the Hofman Motorsports & Heffner Performance Twin Turbo Ford GT which has the highest reported run of the day trapping 266.93 MPH through the standing one mile. Hofman Motorsports & Heffner Performance Twin Turbo Ford GT Exotics Rally Miami One Mile Pictures Underground Racing Gallardo Superleggera Twin Turbo Mercedes-Benz CL65 AMG RENNtech goes 191 MPH in the standing mile Performance Power Racing Ford GT Twin Read More

Nissan GT-R drag racing records fall again by SPE

April 15th, 2010

A pair of Nissan GT-Rs modified by SP Engineering broke both the ET and MPH records this week at Speedworld Raceway Park in Arizona. A black GT-R with the SPE900 package driven by Hing Yim ran 9.84 @ 148.42 MPH and a white GT-R with the SPE1000 package driven by Alex Shen broke the current ET record running 9.62 @ 149.8 MPH. The SPE1000 also ran a 150.65 MPH trap speed during another run with a 9.67 ET. Both cars have similar modifications including larger Greddy turbochargers, larger injectors, fuel pumps, intercoolers, full exhaust systems, along with upgraded 1st gears Read More

2011 Ford Mustang GT 5.0 on the Dyno

April 10th, 2010

Inside line put a brand new 2011 Ford Mustang GT with the DOHC 5.0-liter V8 on a DynoJet 248 dyno. The new Mustang put down some impressive numbers making 395 horsepower and 365 ft-lbs of torque to the rear wheels. Using a 13% driveline loss, this puts the new Mustang GT at just over 450 horsepower, well above the 414 horsepower published by Ford. A recent 1/4 mile drag racing of the new 2011 Mustang shows it dipping into the 12’s with a 12.801 @ 110.8 MPH. We’re looking forward to seeing some more results from actual owners, so check Read More