Tag: Drag Racing

1,100 HP Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Shows Tesla Model S Plaid It’s Not Invincible

<!––> <!––> With customer deliveries of the Tesla Model S Plaid well under way, it’s hardly a surprise that videos of the EV being put to the test on the drag strip have started to flood the net. As expected, the tri-motor electric powertrain of the Model S Plaid makes it astonishingly quick. So quick […]

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Porsche Taycan And BMW M5 Can’t Worry The Rimac Nevera, But How Did Their Race Turn Out?

Rimac’s electric Nevera hypercar has become the new king of drag races. It was able to wipe the floor with the Ferrari SF90, one of the fastest performance road cars you can buy today, but how does it fare against more “average” cars like the Porsche Taycan Turbo S and BMW M5 Competition? Carwow finds […]

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Audi RS6 Avant Strives To Hold Its Own In A Drag Race Against The Tesla Model X

Internet videos have conditioned us to understand just how quickly electric cars can get off the line and through the quarter-mile. And, indeed, they are very quick. But their speed isn’t unmatchable. CarWow pitted the fan-favorite Audi RS6 Avant against the Tesla Model X Performance to see if a hot ICE wagon can take on […]

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2021 BMW M4 Competition Takes On 2020 Chevrolet Corvette In A Straight Line

The C8 Corvette impressed when it first launched because of how close to a supercar the sub-$60k sports car came. The new BMW M4 Competition has impressed with its size and power, though, so how do they compete in the quarter-mile? To find out, Edmunds pitted the two cars against one another on the front […]

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AMG Twin-Turbo V8 Powered Mercedes-Benz V-Class Is The Ultimate Sleeper

By simply looking at this Mercedes-Benz V-Class, you could be excused for thinking it is just like any other. However, it has been fitted with a twin-turbocharged V8 and is the perfect definition of a ‘sleeper.’ This V-Class comes from German tuning firm GAD Motors and sports AMG’s beloved M177 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 used by […]

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10th-Gen Honda Accord Vs. New 11th-Gen Civic Is A Closer Race Than You’d Expect

Honda just released their all-new Civic, and not only does it look similar to the Accord, but both cars offer a 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine in certain trims. But just how similarly do these cars with that engine perform? Throttle House attempt to find that out in their latest video, which pits the two against […]

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As CarWow Nears 2 Billion YouTube Views, Matt Watson Tells Us Why Drag Race Videos Have Us All Hooked

If you’re a regular Carscoops reader, or spend any time at all looking at car videos on YouTube, you’ll have come across a CarWow drag race. The CarWow channel is a monster, boasting over five million subscribers and a back catalogue of hundreds of head-to-heads that grows with the addition of new races every week. […]

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