2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Black Series Scores 7:46 At Nurburgring

2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Black Series Scores 7:46 At Nurburgring
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The Nurburgring circuit is the measuring stick many look toward to test a vehicle’s capacity in a single lap. It’s a hell of a track that puts the most performance oriented cars and drivers through their paces better than any other, that’s why claiming a good time is such a great thing there. Cadillac is… Continue Reading...

2012 Camaro ZL1 Nurburgring 7:41 Lap Video

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If you’re a Nurburgring lap video junkie then today is your lucky day. After first announcing the new 2012 Camaro ZL1‘s incredible 7:41.27 time around the Green Hell, Chevy has now released a video of the stunning feat. The 580-hp supercharged V8 muscle car proves it can handle too, thanks in part to the Corvette… Continue Reading...

2012 Porsche 911 Sets 7:40 Nurburgring Lap Time, Matching 997 GT3

2012 Porsche 911 Sets 7:40 Nurburgring Lap Time, Matching 997 GT3
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It’s more luxurious. It’s bigger. It’s more comfortable. So it’s obviously a watered-down 911… right? Wrong! Porsche‘s new 2012 911 Carrera S is faster, much faster, than the previous generation car, lapping the Nurburgring in a blistering 7:40 time, a solid 13 seconds ahead of it’s predecessor. OK, so that number’s a bit abstract, so… Continue Reading...

Dodge Viper ACR Tops Lexus LFA, Sets New 7:12 Nurburgring Lap Record

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Dodge Viper ACR Tops Lexus LFA, Sets New 7:12 Nurburgring Lap Record
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Just a week after Lexus confirmed its LFA Nurburgring Edition had set a new lap record on the Green Hell, Dodge has one-upped the Japanese automaker. With a 7:12 time, the now out of production ACR’s time is a solid two seconds ahead of the $400,000 LFA supercar. With a 32-hp advantage on the LFA,… Continue Reading...

BMW M5 Record Setting 7:55 Nurburgring Lap Time Now Slightly More Official

BMW M5 Record Setting 7:55 Nurburgring Lap Time Now Slightly More Official
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Reports of the BMW M5’s record-setting Nurburgring lap time are just starting to circulate now, well after we first covered the story last week. The source for the 7:55 run didn’t come from BMW, however, nor did it come from testing done by the automotive media, but from a website FastestLaps.com, raising some doubt as… Continue Reading...

BMW M5 Unofficially Crowned World’s Fastest Sedan With 7:55 Nurburgring Lap Time

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BMW M5 Unofficially Crowned World’s Fastest Sedan With 7:55 Nurburgring Lap Time
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With a BMW factory driver behind the wheel of BMW’s new M5, the luxury sedan has reportedly turned in a lap time of 7:55 around the famed Nurburgring. This makes it the world’s fastest sedan, ahead of Porsche‘s Panamera Turbo (7:56) and Cadillac‘s CTS-V (7:59), and puts it on par of other supercars such as… Continue Reading...

2012 Corvette Z06 Sheds 20 Seconds from Nurburgring Lap Time With 7:22.68 Run [Video]

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After having set a near-record time on the Nurburgring in the updated Corvette ZR1, Chevy has just released a second film documenting the improvements made to the Z06. Driven once again by Corvette engineer Jim Mero, the 2012 Z06 equipped with the Z07 chassis package manages a 7:22.68 lap time an astonishing 20 seconds faster… Continue Reading...

2012 Nissan GT-R 7:24.22 Nurburgring Lap Time Video

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After Nissan announced last Fall that it had shaved over two seconds a lap off its Nurburgring lap time, video of the run has now found its way onto the net. The added power (530-hp in total), as well as numerous upgrades for the 2012 model allowed Nissan to shave 2.48 seconds off the previous… Continue Reading...

BMW 1 Series M Coupe Sets 8:12 Nürburgring Lap Time

BMW 1 Series M Coupe Sets 8:12 Nürburgring Lap Time
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If you thought BMW had released all the details on its new 1 Series M Coupe last week, you’d be wrong. Marketing the car as a true enthusiast’s machine, almost all 1 M Coupe’s sold are certain to find their way onto a race track and so BMW has gone though the effort of testing… Continue Reading...

BMW M3 GTS Officially the Fastest Production Bimmer Ever, But Not by Much

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BMW M3 GTS Officially the Fastest Production Bimmer Ever, But Not by Much
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German automotive publication Sport Auto has finally gotten their hands on a new BMW M3 GTS, taking it to the Nürburgring to see how it stacks up as a serious sports car. For those not familiar with Sport Auto, they take almost every car to the Ring, where former race car driver turned magazine editor… Continue Reading...

Pagani Zonda R’s 6:47 Nurburgring Lap Time [Video]

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Pagani has just released a complete video documenting the Zonda R’s outrageously fast 6:47 Nürburgring lap time. Set several weeks ago, that time tops the Ferrari 599XX’s best of 6:58 in the somewhat irrelevant category of production-based cars. What that means is, while the Zonda R might have a production chassis underneath it, it’s definitely… Continue Reading...

Video Of Pagani Zonda R Nurgburgring Lap Surfaces

Video Of Pagani Zonda R Nurgburgring Lap Surfaces
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The Pagani Zonda R’s new record setting Nurburgring lap time of 6:47 has been captured on video, although the clip is a little light on driving action. Clocking in at only 1:56, the montage is curious substitute for a real lap time video. We’d like to see an extended version of this clip, with all… Continue Reading...

2011 Subaru WRX STI Sets New 4-Door Nurburgring Record With 7:55 Lap Time [video]

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Proving that it’s not just horsepower that makes a fast car fast, Subaru has just announced that the all-new 2011 WRX STI has completed a 7:55 lap time about the legendary Nurburgring Nordschleife. Now Subaru isn’t about to get itself entangled in a contest with other automakers, simply stating that the 7:55 lap time is… Continue Reading...

Porsche GT2 RS Breaks Cover, Destroys Viper ACR’s Nurburgring Lap Time, Laughs at GTR

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Porsche GT2 RS Breaks Cover, Destroys Viper ACR’s Nurburgring Lap Time, Laughs at GTR
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Porsche has just released the first official photo of the hardest-core GT2 RS, announcing that this super sports car can lap the Nürburgring in just 7 minutes, 18 seconds – 4 seconds ahead of the current production car leader, the Viper ACR. Porsche has achieved this monumental feat thanks to the addition of 90-hp and… Continue Reading...
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