GoPro Winner for January 2014 is Brad with a 2007 Volkswagen GTI

January 31st, 2014

Congrats to Brad running high 12’s with his 2007 Volkswagen GTI.   We’re sending him a brand new GoPro HERO3 along with the suction cup mount.   Keep those links up as we’ll be giving another GoPro away on March 30th, 2014 and you can win more than once.  If you haven’t entered yet, ENTER NOW. Take a look at the specs on his car: 2007 Volkswagen GTI

2015 Ferrari 458 Speciale at The Collection

January 31st, 2014

We has some time at The Collection in Coral Gables for an exclusive look at the all new 2015 Ferrari 458 Speciale.   Enjoy the pictures of the ultimate Ferrari track monster weighing in at 2,800 pounds with 600 plus horsepower.

2013 Tesla Model S P85 vs 2014 Chevrolet Corvette C7 Z51

January 27th, 2014

Here is another featured race from the event at Palm Beach International Raceway this past weekend.  We put our 2013 Tesla Model S P85  heads up against the brand new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette C7 Z51 with the 6 speed automatic transmission. It’s a rehash of our wildly popular Tesla vs Viper race we did last year where we pit new age American electric against modern American muscle and the results were similar with the Tesla Model S winning one race and the Chevrolet Corvette winning the other. Tech Specs: 2013 Tesla Model S P85: 415 HP, 4,690 pounds, no transmission 2014 Read More

Lamborghini Aventador vs McLaren MP4-12C Drag Racing 1/4 Mile Launch Control

January 27th, 2014

We’ve got some heads up runs from the event at Palm Beach International Raceway of the ADV.1 Lamborghini Aventador vs the McLaren MP4-12C. The Aventador is powered by a 6.5L V12 pushing 691 horsepower through a 7 speed ISR transmission weighing in at 4,020 pounds on the track scale (without driver).  The MP4-12C is powered by a Twin Turbocharged 3.8L V8  making 616 horsepower through a 7 speed SSG (DCT) transmission and weighed in at 3,115 pounds (without driver). It’s an interesting match up with the power to weight ratio in favor of the McLaren (5.05 pounds per HP) vs Read More

Lamborghini Aventador on a Mustang Dyno

January 16th, 2014

The team over at HPLogic did some dyno testing of a 2013 Lamborghini Aventador on their Mustang AWD Dyno.  The Aventador ended up putting down an impressive 624 horsepower and 424 ft-lbs of torque to all 4 wheels through the ISR transmission’s 4th gear.   Using a 13% driveline loss that puts this Aventador at almost 720HP at the motor. The Aventador is rated at 700HP from Lamborghini with it’s 6.5L V12 naturally aspirated engine.  Check out the pictures, dyno graph and video below. 2013 Lamborghini Aventador Dyno  

Tesla Model S in Wind Tunnel Pictures and Video

January 13th, 2014

A race car owner recently tested their Tesla Model S in A2’s wind tunnel.  While the results were close, the Tesla Model S reportedly edged out the Daytona Race car in terms of it’s coefficient of drag.  Check out the pictures and video below: