One of Underground Racing’s Twin Turbo Lamborghini Gallardo’s producing 1,500 – 1,900 horsepower went off the runway at over 200MPH shortly after it’s chute opened while attempting a new world record standing 1 mile pass. The following footage is the first we’ve seen that actually shows the entire run and crash. Amazingly, the driver Richard Holt, actually walked away from this disastrous accident. Source: Gary Javo
Here are a few videos of a new Ferrari 458 drag racing against a Lamborghini LP560-4 on a runway during a Bullfest event. The races are closer that we thought they might be with the edge going to whichever car got the jump from the start. The Ferrari 458 was pulling on the LP560 although the runway wasn’t quite long enough for that to really show.
The slightly revised 2012 Nissan GT-R specifications were found and while they’re in Japanese, the numbers are there, showing a nice 45HP power increase to 530HP and 450 ft-lbs of torque. Some other changes include slightly large brakes, lighter wheels, along with a host of suspension enhancements. The really big news is that this latest GT-R lapped the Nurburgring in just 7:20 with is a new production car record, beating the Dodge Viper ACR by 2 seconds. Nissan’s bump to 530HP looks like it’s chasing after the latest Porsche 911 Turbo S that just started hitting the magazines with Read More
A few privileged Viper Club of America members were able to catch a glimpse of what the upcoming Generation V Viper might look like at the 11th Annual Viper Club of America’s Owners Invitational. Security was super tight and all cameras and cell phones were checked in at the door. All we have so far is a sillouette of the new Viper under a car cover along with the new Viper Logo. Check back soon for more pictures…. UPDATE: Turns out that the car under the cover was a hoax, it was a Ferrari… Remarks from Ivan Ho, President of Read More