A casual drive on the Nürburgring

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eh's picture

Ah, Nürburgring. Niki Lauda's favorite track.

From the movie Rush:

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subroutine's picture
  • Fastest American car: Dodge Viper ACR (7:01.3)
  • Fastest 4-door: Jaguar XE Project 8 (7:21.8)
  • Fastest SUV: Alpha Quadrifoglio (7:51.7)
  • Fastest Japanese car: Nissan GTR Nismo (7:08.68)
  • Fastest Road Legal Production car: Porsche 911 GT2RS (6:47.25)
  • Fastest F1 car: 1974 Ferrari 312B3 (Nicki Lauda): 6:58.2 (altough there is some controvery about a lap by Nick Heidfeld a few years ago in a F1 car, which is reported to be below 6 min)
  • Fastest non street legal car before the 919: Porsche 956 (6.11.13)
  • Also the street legal, but not production car McLaren P1 XP1 LM Prototype (6:43.22)
  • Porsche 919 Hybrid EVO (this car): 5:19:546
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Trevicahn's picture

Jesus..... you realize how much faster this lap time was before you read this...

 

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daftcunt's picture

It feels like he could have been even quicker with a slightly longer last gear.

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Mori's picture

What the heck did he just do?

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