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Just the best car? New Tesla Model S Plaid breaks all records
Just the best car? New Tesla Model S Plaid breaks all records

In the first tests, the novelty was able to break several world records for production cars Perhaps the main novelty of this year – Tesla Model S Plaid in the very first tests of motortrend.com was able to surpass several world records. Recently, the manufacturer announced that Plaid will be able to accelerate to 100… More

Marketing in action: new Porsche Cayenne sets Nurburgring record
Marketing in action: new Porsche Cayenne sets Nurburgring record

The Porsche Cayenne Coupe crossover in a new, not yet presented version, set the Nurburgring record in the category “SUV, off-road vehicle, van, pick-up”. He overcame the northerly loop in seven minutes 38.925 seconds, displacing the Audi RS Q8 (7: 42.253) from the pedestal. The time, as well as the status of batch production, are… More

Toyota to lead Land Cruiser 300 to Dakar race
Toyota to lead Land Cruiser 300 to Dakar race

In 2023, the Toyota Auto Body division will bring a car based on the Land Cruiser 300 to the Dakar rally. Recall that a new generation SUV was presented a few days ago. The model for the rally will perform in the Production / T2 class, where cars are used as close as possible to… More

Corolla with hydrogen DVS completes 24-hour race
Corolla with hydrogen DVS completes 24-hour race

Toyota recently completed a 24-hour race in a Corolla modified to run on hydrogen. The Japanese Corolla entered the Super Taikyu series at the end of May. Toyota President Akio Toyoda lingered behind the wheel. During the race, the car covered 358 laps and covered 1,634 km. Everything went without a hitch, as the modified… More

Toyota Mirai has set a new record for range
Toyota Mirai has set a new record for range

Toyota Mirai hydrogen sedan has set a new world record for cruising range without refueling. On the public roads of the French departments of Loire-et-Cher and Indre-et-Loire, the car drove more than a thousand kilometers. The record race took place on May 26. Around 6 a.m., the second-generation Toyota Mirai left the HysetCo hydrogen station… More

Mercedes hypercar stalled in the middle of the Nurburgring (video)
Mercedes hypercar stalled in the middle of the Nurburgring (video)

A video with speed tests of the Mercedes-AMG Project One hypercar, which the Germans have been actively developing over the past five years, has been published on the Internet. Several prototypes of the novelty are undergoing high-speed tests at the Nürburgring North Loop. First, one car appeared on the track, the pilot of which was… More

Video record: 402 meters in 3.22 seconds
Video record: 402 meters in 3.22 seconds

A valuable video for drag racing fans has appeared on the web. Although the video is old, it still demonstrates an unsurpassed achievement: the quarter-mile distance (402 meters) covered by racer Sammy Miller in a phenomenal 3.22 seconds. The race took place at the Zandvoort track in the Netherlands, and a 28,000 horsepower car was… More

How to save on crash tests? Smash the supercar against the wall
How to save on crash tests? Smash the supercar against the wall

Getting a serial supercar up and running is not easy, especially for niche brands like SCG. The manufacturer has already sold the first batch of 25 004S units, but more copies will have to be assembled – they will be broken in crash tests. Imagine what would happen if the security test failed? The brand… More