Scott McLaughlin-Bathurst lap record-2017 Motorsports Videos 

VIDEO: Scott McLaughlin sets new Bathurst Lap Record

Scott McLaughlin set a new Bathurst lap record past weekend. The Kiwi driver put his DJR Team Penske Ford FG X Falcon on pole position as he blitzed the 3.861 mile circuit in 2 min 03.831 sec. While it is still not as quick as the ultimate lap record of the Mount Panorama circuit, it is the fastest ever lap set by a V8 Supercar. The previous best time of 2 min 06.371 sec was set by David Reynolds back in 2014. The ultimate lap record stands at 1 min…

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ford-gt-norway-01 Ford Videos 

European Driving Roads: Ford GT at Atlantic Ocean Road, Norway

In another episode of ‘European Driving Roads’ series, Steven Sutcliffe drives the new Ford GT through one of the most beautiful roads in the world to reach a semi-anonymous race track to set a new lap record. The video which is a part of a series produced by Ford to showcase Europe’s best driving roads is one of the best ‘supercar on a scenic road’ video we have ever seen. Driving through Norway’s Atlantic Ocean Road, Sutcliffe reaches the Arctic Circle Raceway, a racetrack we never heard of before. But,…

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Subaru WRX STI Type RA NBR Special-Nurburgring lap record-1 News Subaru 

Subaru WRX STI Type RA NBR Special Sets new Nurburgring Lap Record

The Subaru, wait for it.. WRX STI Type RA NBR Special just set the fastest lap of the Nurburgring, setting a new lap record for four-door saloons. The specially prepared race car lapped the Nordschleife in 6 min 57.5 sec. Subaru had showcased the WRX STI Type RA alongside the BRZ TS last month. It’s basically the same car that set a lap record at the Isle of Man TT, albeit with a host of upgrades. The 2.0-liter turbocharged boxer engine which produces over 600 hp, mated to a rally-spec…

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Rimac Concept One-Goodwood hill climb Record Rimac Videos 

Rimac Concept_One sets new Electric Car Record at Goodwood

Remember the electric car that Richard Hammond crashed while filming The Grand Tour? Well, that car just set a new electric car record at the Goodwood hill climb. The Rimac Concept_One charged up the hill albeit almost silently. It registered a time of 54.89 sec making it the fastest electric car ever at the famous hill climb event. It was Rimac’s first time at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. The car they brought to the event belonged to a customer, so their chief test driver Miroslav Zrncevic had to be…

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Kamui Kobayashi-Toyota Gazoo Racing-2017 Le Mans Lap Record Motorsports Toyota Videos 

Toyota LMP1 racer Kobayashi sets Fastest Ever Lap of Le Mans

Kamui Kobayashi set the fastest ever lap of Le Mans in a 2017 Toyota LMP1 prototype race car. The Japanese driver absolutely destroyed the previous best time set around the 8.6 odd mile Circuit de la Sarthe by Andre Lotterer in an Audi R18 TDI e-tron Quattro back in 2015. Kobayashi registered a blistering lap of 3 min 14.791 at an average speed of 251.88 km/hr. Lotterer’s previous absolute lap record of 3 min 17.475 with an average pace of 248.45 km/hr stood for 2 years thus demonstrating how the…

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McLaren P1 LM-Nurburgring Lap Record McLaren Videos 

McLaren P1 LM Sets new Fastest Nurburgring Lap Time

Fossil fuel power has yet again trumped electric. The McLaren P1 LM hybrid just set the new fastest Nurburgring lap time beating the NextEV Nio EP9’s lap record. The P1 LM clocked a blistering 6 min 43.2 sec lap of the Nordschleife beating the Nio EP9’s lap time by 2.7 sec. The McLaren was over 4 sec quicker than the Radical SR8LM and nearly 14 sec quicker than the Porsche 918 Spyder. Now, the McLaren P1 LM was first unveiled at the 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed where it set…

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nextev-nio-ep9-electric-supercar-3 News NextEV 

World’s Fastest Electric Car Sets New Records at Circuit of The Americas

Chinese startup NextEV revealed their first electric supercar in November last year. The Nio EP9 has already been around the Nurburgring in record time. Now, the world’s fastest electric car just set new records at the Circuit of the Americas. Out of the two records set at COTA over the weekend, one was set with no driver at the wheel. That’s right, the Nio EP9 became the first autonomous car to lap COTA. It registered a lap time of 2 min 40.33 sec and was able to achieve a top…

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McLaren P1 LM-4 McLaren News 

McLaren P1 LM to Challenge Porsche’s Nurburgring Lap Record

The Porsche 918 Spyder currently holds the Nurburgring lap record for production cars. Now, McLaren is planning to challenge it with their P1 LM hypercar. The McLaren P1 LM is scheduled to undergo development testing at the ‘Ring later this year. Lanzante is the firm behind the road-legal version of the McLaren P1 LM. According to them, if conditions are right, then they would attempt for the lap record. That said, it isn’t on their priorities list. The McLaren P1 has been around the Nurburgring before, but the company has refrained…

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Subaru Videos 

Modified Subaru WRX STI Smashes Isle of Man TT lap record

Mark Higgins has done it again. The three times British Rally Champion has smashed the Isle of Man TT lap record in a heavily modified Subaru WRX STI. Higgins beat his own lap record of the 37.73 mile course set back in 2014. Driving a Subaru Impreza WRX STI Time Attack, Higgins had just three laps to beat his previous best time of 19 min 15.88 sec. Well, he destroyed that record by setting a 17 min 49.75 sec lap at an average speed of 126.971 mph. The car obviously was…

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Koenigsegg One:1 lap record of Spa Koenigsegg Videos 

Koenigsegg One:1 Thrashes McLaren P1 Lap Record at Spa

The Koenigsegg One:1 has just set a new lap record of the famous Belgian circuit of Spa Francorchamps. With 1340 hp it was probably like a walk in the park for the Swedish hypercar as it thrashed the previous fastest lap time set by a Mclaren P1. Koenigsegg had previously been to Suzuka in Japan where it registered a fastest time. This seems to be turning out as a marketing strategy of the company as they travel from racetrack to racetrack setting the quickest lap times. But what about the…

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