McLaren has reportedly snatched the Nürburgring-Nordschleife lap record for production cars by a massive 10 seconds from Porsche. The McLaren P1′s unofficial time of 06min 47sec tears the crown off the 918 Spyder hypercar’s head, a record it’s only had to its name since September 4 2013. While McLaren remains tight-lipped about the lap record, we’re expecting a glowing press release shortly.
Have you got a burnout pad in your backyard? Mick Brasher does and this is the ultimate birthday party for his wife. Take 19 angry cars, a huge concrete burnout pad, bloody good neighbors and your in for some fun. “Hey mate, whats your driveway made of? Its made of rubber mate. F**ken good stuff.”
What does an Aussie do when he has a burnout pad in his backyard? He has the mother of all house parties and kicks it off with a massive burnout of course!
“Paul Walker’s family appreciates the outpouring of love and goodwill from his many fans and friends. They have asked, in lieu of flowers or other gifts, that donations please be made to Paul’s charity Reach Out Worldwide (ROWW). Donations can easily be made through their website at www.ROWW.org” – The Fast And Furious Team
Watch Joe Kukutai’s epic backwards drift entry in his R32 Skyline at Meremere drag strip in New Zealand. Shout out to Jaden Martin for the submission.
Professional driver Ryan Tuerck tests out the new mods on his Retaks/Maxxis Tire Scion 2JZ FR-S on a dream road in the scenic Northwest. With a new Garrett GT 4088 turbo tuned to 830HP, Ryan is feeling this new set up on the way up, the real test comes when fellow Formula Drift driver Rob Primo joins him in a tandem drift back down. Lean back and turn up the volume for this one! Let Ryan Tuerck know if you’re feeling this episode in the comments below.
For those who don’t know the story, about a year or so ago, Jay Leno completed work on his very own one-of-a-kind supercar. Designed and built by engineers borrowed from several major companies, namely GM, the car is powered by a 650-horsepower Honeywell jet turbine out of a helicopter, which he runs on bio-diesel. The car is also built using eco-friendly materials, and is an excellent example of genuinely alternative environmental thinking.
The closest most teenagers will ever get to drive a Ferrari is on their Playstation or X-Box. Come to think of it, the closest most people will come to piloting a Prancing Horse is with a games controller. So whenever we see a kid get behind the wheel of one of the world’s most desirable exotics, we are immediately shot with feelings of admiration and jealousy. Hold on a second, filmed on private land? Is your dad ‘Tax The Rich‘? Love your style little dude.
Millionaire playboy poker player Dan Bilzerian lives a life that few of us can dream of. When he’s not making serious bank playing at the World Series of Poker, he’s partying in penthouse suites with Playboy models, racing rare Italian supercars, and sitting in elephant tusk thrones. Best of all, he documents his absolutely ridiculous life via Instagram, which is a must-follow.
Faraone Engines took their 1972 Valiant Charger on a road trip around America for Drag Week. That’s a long way to travel to race, but they pulled it off and even broke the seven second mark. What an epic street car!