Tag: Drag Racing

Porsche Macan Turbo And BMW X3 M Are Not To Be Underestimated

<!––> <!––> The BMW X3 M and Porsche Macan Turbo are both very quick but as this video reveals, one has a significant performance advantage over the other. While the X3 variant tested is not the flagship X3 M Competition, it is no slouch. In fact, it is powered by a 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged six-cylinder engine […]

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Can A Stock Porsche 991 Turbo S Beat A 700 HP Nissan GT-R?

While the 992-generation Porsche 911 Turbo S was recently introduced, the 991 model remains one of the quickest-accelerating production vehicles ever. However, can it compete with a Nissan GT-R modified to deliver roughly 700 hp? Both the 911 Turbo S Cabriolet and GT-R featured in this video are powered by twin-turbocharged six-cylinder engines that also […]

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Surely A C8 Corvette Stands No Chance Against A Dodge Demon In A Straight Line, Does It?

<!––> <!––> If you want a car that will accelerate at frightening speeds, it’s easy to get sucked into the idea of power being the most important factor. However, as this video from Throttle House shows, power is nothing without grip. The YouTubers recently had the opportunity to pit a 2020 Corvette Stingray against a […]

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Tuned McLaren 720S With 980 HP At The Wheels Is An 8-Second Car

<!––> <!––> This bright purple McLaren 720S takes what is already an extraordinarily fast supercar and turns it into a hypercar-beating monster. Recently featured on an episode of Ridiculous Rides on the Barcroft Cars YouTube channel, this modified 720S is owned by Wheels Boutique in Miami, Florida. Off the bat, it’s worth pointing out that […]

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The Audi RS7 And Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S Are Family-Hauling, Street-Legal Rocketships

<!––> <!––> The Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S 4-Door and Audi RS7 are both extraordinary performance machines ,but as this video from CarWow reveals, one of them has a pretty significant edge over the other. Powering the RS7 is a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 mustering up 591 hp and 590 lb-ft (800 Nm) of torque that’s coupled […]

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Hummer H1 Vs. Suzuki Jimny Drag Race Is The Automotive Equivalent Of David Vs. Goliath

The Suzuki Jimny would probably fit in the back of the Hummer H1, but make no mistake, this is a proper off-roader with all the bells and whistles, including a body-on-frame chassis, low-range transmission, short overhangs and four-wheel drive. While the new Jimny could make its way through the woods by going around most obstacles, […]

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The BMW M8 Competition In RWD Mode Is Slower Than Merc’s AMG A45 S Hatch

<!––> <!––> BMW’s flagship M cars, the M5 Competition and M8 Competition, both use the same 4.4-liter twin-turbo V8 as each other, a powertrain virtually unchanged from the previous F10-generation M5 and the old M6. While the current M5 and M8 Competition have 50 hp more than the old M5 Competition Package, that’s not the […]

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Chevy’s New 570HP Crate Engine Could Be Exactly What Your Race Car Needs

Custom cars require custom engines, although stumbling upon the perfect one usually requires digging through scrap yards and taking chances with all sorts of power units that may require additional work. Fortunately, there are several crate engines that you can buy from different companies, and the latest one comes from Chevrolet. The bowtie brand has […]

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McLaren 720S Rules Over Ferrari 488 Pista And Lamborghini Aventador SV

There was a time just a few short years ago where the Lamborghini Aventador, particularly in SV guise, was one of the quickest and most ferocious supercars on the market. But that was then and this is now – and things have changed. During a series of performance tests, CarWow pitted a Ferrari 488 Pista […]

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Audi SQ2, BMW X2 M35i And VW T-Roc R: Which Is The Fastest Sporty Small Crossover?

<!––> <!––> While absolutely crazy performance SUVs like the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk and BMW X5 M Competition offer up the kind of acceleration that can rip your face off, you can still have a huge amount of fun in less powerful SUVs likes the Audi SQ2, BMW X2 M35i, and VW T-Roc R. During […]

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