Tag: Drag Racing

Street Racing BMW And Mercedes Find Out That It Isn’t Like In The Movies

Street Racing BMW And Mercedes Find Out That It Isn’t Like In The Movies | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The Mercedes AMG driver hits the rear of the BMW 2 Series coupe, sending them both to parked vehicles on the road 6 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Achieving high speeds safely in performance cars depends […]

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Hennessey’s 1,012 HP Ram TRX Schools Dual-Motor Tesla Cybertruck, But It’s Not A Fair Fight

Hennessey’s 1,012 HP Ram TRX Schools Dual-Motor Tesla Cybertruck, But It’s Not A Fair Fight | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> With “just” 600 hp, the dual-motor Cybertruck didn’t stand a chance against the massively more powerful TRX, which also happens to cost twice as much 12 hours ago <!––> <!– –> If you’re tired of […]

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Tesla Cybertruck Hits The Drag Strip And We’re Impressed

Tesla Cybertruck Hits The Drag Strip And We’re Impressed | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The 6,920 lbs Cybertruck managed to conquer the 1/8 mile in a remarkable 6.86 seconds, while also achieving a swift 0-60 mph sprint in just 2.68 seconds 3 hours ago <!– –> The Tesla Cybertruck might sport an unusually shaped design […]

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Can The Lucid Air Beat An Acura NSX Type S When You Add A Corner To A Drag Strip?

Can The Lucid Air Beat An Acura NSX Type S When You Add A Corner To A Drag Strip? | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Electric sedan was always going to be faster from the line, but its huge weight penalty hurts it in Edmunds’ U-Drag showdown https://www.carscoops.com/author/chris-chilton-cc/ <!––> by Chris Chilton 2 hours ago <!– […]

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The Tesla Cybertruck Can’t Keep Up With A Porsche 911 Turbo S – Who’d A Thunk It?

The Tesla Cybertruck Can’t Keep Up With A Porsche 911 Turbo S – Who’d A Thunk It? | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> By any measure, the Tesla Cybertruck is insanely fast, but it’s not quite as fast as Elon Musk claimed it was 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> The Tesla Cybertruck is an uncannily […]

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Auto Industry News: Dakar Results, Track Closures, Jeep Rumors, and Cold EVs

New year, new automotive landscape. This week’s round-up is dominated by some notable but perhaps not-so-surprising shifts for those who watch the industry closely. Traditional big power and go-fast excitement took a hit this month with the news that three more drag strips are closing their gates in 2024. Meanwhile, Stellantis seems to feel there […]

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Drag Racing Every Ford GT Generation Shows Just How Far Technology’s Come In 50 Years

Drag Racing Every Ford GT Generation Shows Just How Far Technology’s Come In 50 Years | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The modern Ford GT has come a long way from the original GT40 in terms of performance 6 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Since the very beginning, the Ford GT has always been the top […]

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World’s Quickest Corvette C8 Does 1/4 Mile In 8.64 Seconds

World’s Quickest Corvette C8 Does 1/4 Mile In 8.64 Seconds | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> This new record is only the latest groundbreaking performance for this exact same C8 Corvette 4 hours ago <!––> <!– –> There’s no question that the C8 Chevrolet Corvette is a fast performance car. It also turns out to be […]

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2024 Toyota GR Yaris Auto Goes Head To Head With New And Old Manual Versions

2024 Toyota GR Yaris Auto Goes Head To Head With New And Old Manual Versions | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> A drag race is the perfect way to show the subtle differences between these pocket rocket three-cylinder cars 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> It’s exceptionally rare for automakers to introduce cars that not only […]

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Math Throws A Wrench In Elon Musk’s Tesla Cybertruck Vs. Porsche 911 Triumph

Math Throws A Wrench In Elon Musk’s Tesla Cybertruck Vs. Porsche 911 Triumph | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Elon Musk made a big claim about the Cybertruck that turns out to have been overblown. Here’s by how much 5 hours ago <!– –> When Tesla introduced the production version of the Cybertruck, it showed a […]

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Vector W8 Drag Races Pilot-Production Dodge Viper RT/10

Vector W8 Drag Races Pilot-Production Dodge Viper RT/10 | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> These two historically significant cars go head to head in a trio of drag races to see which is the fastest 5 hours ago <!––> <!– –> These two American cars both capture the imagination but only one captured enough sales to […]

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Muscle Vs Brains: Dodge Demon 170 Drag Races Tesla Model S Plaid

Muscle Vs Brains: Dodge Demon 170 Drag Races Tesla Model S Plaid | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Neither of these cars needs an introduction but one is going to leave this video with a serious ego check 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> The Dodge Challenger SRT Demon 170 is what Dodge calls the “most […]

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New Corvette Z06 Proves To Be A Speed Bargain Against The Ford GT

New Corvette Z06 Proves To Be A Speed Bargain Against The Ford GT | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The Z06 has slightly more horsepower than the GT but the Ford has the obvious torque advantage https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 1 hour ago <!––> <!– –> The Ford GT had long served as the sole […]

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Lambo Urus And F-150 Raptor R Try And Fail To Outrun Tesla Cybertruck

Lambo Urus And F-150 Raptor R Try And Fail To Outrun Tesla Cybertruck | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The Tesla Cybertruck out muscles both the Lambo and Ford with 845 hp and 685 lb-ft of torque https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 4 hours ago <!––> <!– –> The Tesla Cybertruck may look like something you’d […]

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Watch Mustang Driver Lose Control And Slam Into Wall While Drag Racing Corvette Z06

Watch Mustang Driver Lose Control And Slam Into Wall While Drag Racing Corvette Z06 | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The extensive front-end damage indicates that repairing this Mustang will put a heavy dent in the owner’s pocket https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 2 hours ago <!– –> Racing on a proper drag strip is a […]

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So If The Cybertruck Only Beat The 911 Over A 1/8th Mile, Not A 1/4, Who Would Win A Real Race?

So If The Cybertruck Only Beat The 911 Over A 1/8th Mile, Not A 1/4, Who Would Win A Real Race? | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Porsche appeared to be catching Tesla at the eighth-mile mark in Cybertruck promo video, suggesting 911 could actually be the true quarter-mile king https://www.carscoops.com/author/chris-chilton-cc/ <!––> by Chris Chilton 3 […]

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Corvette Z06 Gives Lambo Huracan A Run For Its Money

Corvette Z06 Gives Lambo Huracan A Run For Its Money | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> In ideal conditions, both the Huracan and Corvette Z06 can run mid-10-second quarter times https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> The Chevrolet C8 Corvette Z06 is one of the most talked-about supercars of the past […]

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Tesla Cybertruck Shocks GMC Hummer EV In Drag Race

Tesla Cybertruck Shocks GMC Hummer EV In Drag Race | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Tesla’s polarizing pickup was able to make light work of the Hummer EV, even with a cabin full of passengers 4 hours ago <!––> <!– –> When Tesla released the Cybertruck last week, in a bit of showmanship, they demonstrated it […]

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Has The Tesla Model S Plaid Met Its Match With A 950 WHP Porsche 911 Turbo S?

Has The Tesla Model S Plaid Met Its Match With A 950 WHP Porsche 911 Turbo S? | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> While this turbocharged Porsche still has slightly less power than the Tesla, it does weigh significantly less https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 5 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Beating a Tesla Model S […]

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U-Drag Between NSX Type S And Ninja H2 R Is Too Good To Believe

U-Drag Between NSX Type S And Ninja H2 R Is Too Good To Believe | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Motorcycles and supercars manage speed, braking, and turning very differently and this video is the perfect example 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Motorcycles and cars achieve high levels of performance in different ways. This U-drag […]

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Watch A 2023 Challenger SRT Demon 170 Conquer The Quarter-Mile In The Wild

Watch A 2023 Challenger SRT Demon 170 Conquer The Quarter-Mile In The Wild | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The limited-run Challenger set a blistering time of just 9.39 seconds at 147.7 mph (243 km/h) https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson November 22, 2023 at 21:29 <!––> <!– –> Customer deliveries of the insane Dodge Challenger SRT […]

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The Bugatti EB110 Spills Its Guts Out On The Strip In Drag Race Against Ferrari F40

The Bugatti EB110 Spills Its Guts Out On The Strip In Drag Race Against Ferrari F40 | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> It’s the ultimate ’90s supercar showdown, as the Ferrari F40 faces off against the Bugatti EB110 on the drag strip 6 hours ago <!––> <!– –> It’s a ’90s supercar spectacular on CarWow this […]

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Does The Ford F-150 Raptor R Have Any Hope Against A GMC Hummer EV?

Does The Ford F-150 Raptor R Have Any Hope Against A GMC Hummer EV? | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The Ford has 300 hp less than the Hummer but it also weighs roughly 3,500 lbs less https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 4 hours ago <!––> <!– –> The Ford F-150 Raptor R and GMC Hummer […]

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The Civic Type R And Integra Type S May Be Closely Matched, But There’s Still A Clear Winner

The Civic Type R And Integra Type S May Be Closely Matched, But There’s Still A Clear Winner | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> You may think there’s no real difference between the Honda Civic Type R and the Acura Integra Type S, but the U-Drag race proves that one has the edge 2 hours ago […]

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Carwow Is Crowdfunding, Would You Pay $185k To Ride Shotgun In A YouTube Drag Race?

Carwow Is Crowdfunding, Would You Pay $185k To Ride Shotgun In A YouTube Drag Race? | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The European car sales business has been making a loss for years but says revenue is growing and wants investor cash to expand https://www.carscoops.com/author/chris-chilton-cc/ <!––> by Chris Chilton 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> We […]

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Can The Bentley Continental GT Speed Le Mans Edition Take On An Actual Le Mans Winner?

Can The Bentley Continental GT Speed Le Mans Edition Take On An Actual Le Mans Winner? | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Bentley decided to honor the 2003 Speed 8’s Le Mans victory with a limited edition Continental Speed, but despite its best efforts, it can’t keep up with the 20-year-old racecar 2 hours ago <!––> […]

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Can The Kia EV GT Take Down The Tesla Model 3 Performance In A U-Drag Race?

Can The Kia EV GT Take Down The Tesla Model 3 Performance In A U-Drag Race? | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> These two crossovers can accelerate at supercar speeds, but which grocery getter is actually quicker? 1 hour ago <!––> <!– –> The Kia EV6 GT is one of our favorite electric vehicles and the […]

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Watch The Lucid Air Sapphire Run A Quarter-Mile In 8.9 Seconds Destroying Hypercar Records

Watch The Lucid Air Sapphire Run A Quarter-Mile In 8.9 Seconds Destroying Hypercar Records | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> In addition to setting a blistering sub-9-second quarter-mile time, Ben Collins has also taken the Lucid Air Sapphire for a hot lap of the Sonoma Raceway 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> As we know, electric […]

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A 2024 Ford Mustang GT Was Destroyed While Drag Racing A Cadillac CTS-V

A 2024 Ford Mustang GT Was Destroyed While Drag Racing A Cadillac CTS-V | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The S650-generation Ford Mustang GT has been left with extensive damage across the front, sides and rear https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 4 hours ago <!– –> Deliveries of the new Ford Mustang didn’t start long ago […]

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