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Tuned Ford Mustang EcoBoost Goes for a Top Speed Run on the Autobahn, Barely Hits 140 MPH
Tuned Ford Mustang EcoBoost Goes for a Top Speed Run on the Autobahn, Barely Hits 140 MPH

1 Aug 2022, 16:31 UTC / The Ford Mustang EcoBoost wasn't necessarily built for speed, but that doesn't mean it can't go all out on the German Autobahn!

 
Modified Cadillac CTS-V Engine Fails at 218 Mph
Modified Cadillac CTS-V Engine Fails at 218 Mph

13 Jul 2022, 16:16 UTC / The engine of a modified Cadillac CTS-V breaks down at 218 mph in a speed test on a stretch of Germany's famous no speed limit motorway.

 
Maserati MC20 Goes on a Quest to Reach 200 Mph on the Autobahn, Almost Hits the Mark
Maserati MC20 Goes on a Quest to Reach 200 Mph on the Autobahn, Almost Hits the Mark

12 Jul 2022, 17:31 UTC / Maserati's MC20 sports car takes to the Autobahn as it sets out to reach 200 mph, but it's not going to be as easy as it sounds

 
BMW iX M60 Top Speed Autobahn Review Drops a Lot of Truth Bombs
BMW iX M60 Top Speed Autobahn Review Drops a Lot of Truth Bombs

12 Jul 2022, 13:27 UTC / If, for whatever reason, you think the BMW iX is bad, this review suggests the M60 "performance model" might be the worst of the entire bunch

 
BMW M340i xDrive Goes Pedal to the Metal on the Autobahn, Tops Out Sooner Than Expected
BMW M340i xDrive Goes Pedal to the Metal on the Autobahn, Tops Out Sooner Than Expected

7 Jul 2022, 06:18 UTC / A slightly tuned BMW M340i xDrive is not a slow car by any means, but with an electronically-limited top speed, can it still be fun on the Autobahn?

 
McLaren 765LT Tries To Hit 200 Mph on the Autobahn, It All Goes According to Plan
McLaren 765LT Tries To Hit 200 Mph on the Autobahn, It All Goes According to Plan

3 Jul 2022, 19:13 UTC / Using the Autobahn as a test track for high-end supercars can be a risky yet fun thing to do, and the McLaren 765LT is happy to go all out

 
Tuned Audi RS7 Sportback Guns for Its New Top Speed With 722 Horspower
Tuned Audi RS7 Sportback Guns for Its New Top Speed With 722 Horspower

12 Jun 2022, 12:45 UTC / Tuning a vehicle that already had plenty of power on tap is not necessary, but nobody is going to complain. This is what an Audi RS7 can do with over 720 HP

 
Older Lamborghini Gallardo Goes for a Top Speed Run on the Autobahn, Can't Hit 200 MPH
Older Lamborghini Gallardo Goes for a Top Speed Run on the Autobahn, Can't Hit 200 MPH

6 Jun 2022, 13:51 UTC / Can a 17-year-old Lamborghini Gallardo with over 50,000 miles onboard still hit its top speed? And if it can, is it still worth a six-figure check?

 
Supercharged Honda 2000 Does Not Whine, Sounds Heavenly, Is Way Faster
Supercharged Honda 2000 Does Not Whine, Sounds Heavenly, Is Way Faster

3 Jun 2022, 09:24 UTC / While some might say that supercharging the highest-revving inline-four ever put in a production car is blasphemy, it may be excused in this case

 
750-HP BMW X3 M Is Unleashed on the Autobahn, Tries to Hit 180 MPH
750-HP BMW X3 M Is Unleashed on the Autobahn, Tries to Hit 180 MPH

31 May 2022, 17:54 UTC / Pushing cars to their absolute limit on the Autobahn sounds like a dream job, especially if you don't have to pay for them first

 
Porsche 911 GTS Sings the Song of Its People, Goes All Out on the Highway
Porsche 911 GTS Sings the Song of Its People, Goes All Out on the Highway

30 May 2022, 19:46 UTC / Porsche's 911 range is the most complex in the industry. The 992-generation of the 911 got a GTS variant last fall, and it makes a compelling case for itself

 
2017 Lotus 3-Eleven Looks Like a Toy Next to Trucks on the Highway, It's Still Fast
2017 Lotus 3-Eleven Looks Like a Toy Next to Trucks on the Highway, It's Still Fast

29 May 2022, 14:11 UTC / Lotus' 3-Eleven has become instantly collectible, but that does not stop enthusiastic owners from driving them. Here's one example going for its top speed

 
Volkswagen Turns 85 Today, Does Not Celebrate in Any Particular Way
Volkswagen Turns 85 Today, Does Not Celebrate in Any Particular Way

28 May 2022, 19:58 UTC / 85 years ago today, the company that we now refer to as Volkswagen was founded. Its name was changed in 1938 to Volkswagenwerk GmbH, mind you

 
1990 Audi 200 quattro Sings the Inline-Five Song of Its People, Has a Sad Story
1990 Audi 200 quattro Sings the Inline-Five Song of Its People, Has a Sad Story

27 May 2022, 09:28 UTC / Many years ago, Audi's sedans did not have the letter A in front of their names. Their boxy styling still looks good today, though, as you can observe

 
2022 Range Rover P400 Guns for Top Speed on the Highway, Makes Itself Heard
2022 Range Rover P400 Guns for Top Speed on the Highway, Makes Itself Heard

23 May 2022, 17:31 UTC / While it may not be the most powerful version of the new Range Rover, the P400 version can out accelerate an Audi Q7 V12 TDI. But that is not all

 
Ferrari F8 Tributo Sounds Insane With Novitec Downpipes, Power Is Unhindered
Ferrari F8 Tributo Sounds Insane With Novitec Downpipes, Power Is Unhindered

19 May 2022, 16:51 UTC / Most people would not bother installing different downpipes on a Ferrari. However, most people do not own a Ferrari, so why not go with the flow

 
Watch a Porsche Panamera 4S Diesel Fly in Normal Traffic at Speeds Around 185 Mph
Watch a Porsche Panamera 4S Diesel Fly in Normal Traffic at Speeds Around 185 Mph

18 May 2022, 07:24 UTC / Someone is driving a Porsche Panamera 4S at 185 mph on Autoahn, Germany's motorist Paradise. The 4S Diesel was the fastest diesel vehicle in the world

 
710-HP Infinitas-Tuned 2022 BMW M3 G80 Sniffs 200 MPH on Autobahn Top Speed Test
710-HP Infinitas-Tuned 2022 BMW M3 G80 Sniffs 200 MPH on Autobahn Top Speed Test

9 May 2022, 21:30 UTC / TopSpeedGermany took a Stage 1 Kit Infinitas-tuned 2022 BMW M3 G80 to the German Autobahn, showcases impressive acceleration, hits 190 mph+

 
Pristine 1994 Toyota Supra Hits the Highway, Guns for Its Top Speed in Stock Form
Pristine 1994 Toyota Supra Hits the Highway, Guns for Its Top Speed in Stock Form

5 May 2022, 20:40 UTC / Ever wonder how quick is a stock Mk4 Toyota Supra in 2022? Well, you are about to find out how fast is a 2JZ-GTE Toyota Supra with an automatic transmission

 
From 0 to 200 MPH: Rare BMW Reveals Why M Is the Most Powerful Letter in the World
From 0 to 200 MPH: Rare BMW Reveals Why M Is the Most Powerful Letter in the World

1 May 2022, 20:10 UTC / One of the rarest BMW M cars ever built heads to the Autobahn for a top speed test. With 444-hp on tap, its speedometer is rated for a maximum of 205 mph.