Radical


Radical is an British sports car maker known for building open-cockpit track-ready cars. The Radical SR8 holds the fastest time around the Nurburgring in a road-legal car. Radical also dips its feet in Le Mans and other motorsports.


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Radical RXC Available in US for $171,280

Radical RXC Available in US for $171,280

The Radical RXC has passed the required tests for road registration in the state of California, paving the way for street legal RXC and RXC Turbo models throughout the U.S.

Radical Cup Series Heading to America

Radical Cup Series Heading to America

A new racing series is set to hit America this year and it promises to be radical. After successful series in the UK, Middle East, Europe, and Australia, the Radical Cup is set to hit our shores.

Radical RXC is a Race Car for the Streets

Radical RXC is a Race Car for the Streets

Known for living up to its name, Radical has built some of the world’s fastest sports racing cars over the last decade, and its newest model will be the automaker’s most road-ready yet.

Toyota Targets Electric Vehicle Nurburgring Record

Toyota Targets Electric Vehicle Nurburgring Record

Toyota seems to be getting more and more serious about electric vehicles. Recently it announced that it will start producing an electric version of the Rav4 in Canada, and now comes news that it wants to conquer the Nurburgring electric car lap record. Currently this record belongs to Peugeot and its EX1 prototype vehicle. It…

Radical SR3 Gets 300-HP Ford EcoBoost Engine

Radical SR3 Gets 300-HP Ford EcoBoost Engine

If you like going around a track faster than just about anyone else, the Radical SR3 is the car for you. It is also currently the fastest ‘street-legal’ car to lap the 13-mile Nurburgring circuit in an incredible 6min 48 secs. For pure driving enthusiasts, the fact you can tweak this car in infinite ways…

Team Desert Storm Racing? Radical! [video]

Ok, so we busted out the pun bazooka on the title of this post, but we think you’ll forgive us once you watch the video (after the jump). Driver Saeed AlMouri may not have the smooth at-the-limit control of Jensen Button or the flawless heel & toe downshifting ability of Ron Fellows, but he scores…

Video: On Board the Radical SR8LM’s Record-Setting Nürburgring Lap

Late last week we reported that the Radical SR8LM had once again demolished the Nürburgring lap record, running the ring in an amazing 6:48. For the record, that’s almost 40 seconds faster than the Nissan GT-R. Thankfully the blokes at Radical videotaped the whole thing so now we can ride along on this record-setting drive….

Report: Radical SR8LM Demolishes Nürburgring Record With 6:48 Lap Time

Report: Radical SR8LM Demolishes Nürburgring Record With 6:48 Lap Time

Forget the Nissan GT-R, the Corvette ZR1 and the Dodge Viper ACR, the big boys are now battling it out at the Nürburgring. Just yesterday we reported that the Gumpert Apollo Speed has set a new track record of 7:11.57, beating the Dodge Viper ACR’s time of 7:22. Technically speaking, however, the Radical SR8, driven…