Report: New Porsche GT3 RS Closes In on GT-R’s Nürburgring Lap Time

Report: New Porsche GT3 RS Closes In on GT-R’s Nürburgring Lap Time
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The latest version of the Porsche GT3 RS has posted an impressive Nürburgring lap time, running the ‘Ring in 7:33. The report of the race ready street car’s new lap time comes from the U.K.’s EVO magazine, which says an unnamed Porsche test driver was behind the wheel. The run was made with other cars… Continue Reading...

Report: 2010 Porsche Turbo Cuts 10 Seconds off Nürburgring Time

Report: 2010 Porsche Turbo Cuts 10 Seconds off Nürburgring Time
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Porsche’s updated 2010 911 Turbo model has cut an impressive 10 seconds off its predecessor’s Nürburgring lap time. The significantly revised sports car can now boast a 7:39 lap time around Germany’s most famous race track. Unfortunately for Porsche, this time is still more than 10 seconds away from the car’s Japanese rival, the Nissan… Continue Reading...

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

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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…. Continue Reading...

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

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Report: Radical SR8LM Demolishes Nürburgring Record With 6:48 Lap Time
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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… Continue Reading...

Report: Gumpert Apollo Sets New Nürburgring Record

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Report: Gumpert Apollo Sets New Nürburgring Record
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German supercar builder Gumpert has just set a new Nürburgring lap record for street-legal production cars with its Apollo Speed model. The car was driven by Florian Gruber to a time of 7:11.57, demolishing the current record of 7:22.1 set by the Dodge Viper ACR. German car magazine Sport-Auto was there to witness the record… Continue Reading...

Report: Porsche Panamera Bests Cadillac CTS-V with New Nürburgring Record

Report: Porsche Panamera Bests Cadillac CTS-V with New Nürburgring Record
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Porsche might not be in the running for the title of the fastest sports car on the famed Nürburgring, but it can now claim the fastest lap by a sedan. According to a report in German auto pub Auto Sport, the four-door Panamera recently flew through the Green Hell in a time of just 7:56… Continue Reading...

Video of Nissan GT-R’s 7:26.7 Nürburgring Lap Time Surfaces

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Back in April, Nissan set a new personal-best lap time at the Nürburgring and now video of that run has made its way onto the web. The car is Nissan’s revised 2010 GT-R and at the wheel is Nissan’s top test driver Toshio Suzuki. The 2010 GT-R boasts 5 more horsepower than the previous model,… Continue Reading...

Nissan GT-R Sets Another Nürburgring Personal Best of 7:26.70

Nissan GT-R Sets Another Nürburgring Personal Best of 7:26.70
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The Nissan GT-R has once again bested it’s own lap time at the famed Nürburgring Nordschleife, posting a new personal best of 7:26.70. Unfortunately for Nissan, the new time doesn’t move them up any in the fastest lap rankings, as the Corvette ZR1 still holds a lap time that is three tenth’s of a second… Continue Reading...

2010 GT-R Faster (But Still not Fastest) at the Nürburgring

2010 GT-R Faster (But Still not Fastest) at the Nürburgring
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Nissan bested its own Nürburgring record today with a 7:27.56 lap in the updated 2010 GT-R. The new time trumps the previous GT-R “personal best” of 7:29. It is, however, still short of the ZR1’s best time of 7:26.4 and the Dodge Viper ACR’s record of 7:22.1. The new GT-R features 5 more horsepower than… Continue Reading...

Nissan to Head Back to the Nürburgring with GT-R and GT-R SpecV in Search of Better Times

Nissan to Head Back to the Nürburgring with GT-R and GT-R SpecV in Search of Better Times
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It looks like the Nüburgring contest is about to start heating up again. According to an interview with Nissan’s Chief Test Driver Toshio Suzuki on GTRblog.com, the Japnese automaker intends to head back to the Green Hell in search of better times. The tests of both the 2009 GT-R and GT-R SpecV will take place… Continue Reading...