The 2019 Corvette ZR1 with its beastly supercharged V8 pumping out 755hp just hit 341kph around a high speed ring in Germany. Feel like trying this at home? Do society a favour and don’t!

Chevrolet took the new ZR1 to the high-speed ring in Papenburg, Germany, to perform the tests. Running in both directions, the engineers got it up to 214.88mph in seventh gear at 5400rpm in one direction. And then going the other way the car was able to hit 210.20mph. Averaged out, the top speed is labelled at 212mph (341km/h).

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