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Watch Randy Pobst Improve His Time at Pikes Peak Qualifying in a Tesla Model S Plaid
Watch Randy Pobst Improve His Time at Pikes Peak Qualifying in a Tesla Model S Plaid

23 Jun 2022, 10:37 UTC / Randy Pobst has returned to Pikes Peak in a Tesla that was modified by Unplugged Performance, and he's even faster this time. Check out his onboard video

 
2017 Nissan GT-R Isn't Scared of Supercars, Loves Going Fast Around Corners
2017 Nissan GT-R Isn't Scared of Supercars, Loves Going Fast Around Corners

14 Nov 2021, 19:01 UTC / This 2017 Nissan GT-R feels right at home at the race track and even though it's already quite fast, there are still some things that can be improved

 
Join Randy Pobst on His 6:57 Winning Run at Pikes Peak in the Model S Plaid
Join Randy Pobst on His 6:57 Winning Run at Pikes Peak in the Model S Plaid

28 Jun 2021, 09:00 UTC / With a two-week old car and very little time to prepare, Randy Pobst and the Unplugged Performance team came back to Pikes Peak and conquered the hill climb

 
Unplugged Tesla Model S Plaid Looks Fast at 14,000 Ft, Yoke Is Nowhere in Sight
Unplugged Tesla Model S Plaid Looks Fast at 14,000 Ft, Yoke Is Nowhere in Sight

23 Jun 2021, 11:54 UTC / Unplugged Performance will have Randy Pobst and its Model S Plaid racer compete in the exhibition class at the 2021 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

 
Pobst Requests Normal Wheel Instead of Yoke After 3 Laps in the Model S Plaid
Pobst Requests Normal Wheel Instead of Yoke After 3 Laps in the Model S Plaid

16 Jun 2021, 15:30 UTC / You may question a lot of people's knowledge about cars and driving, but you can only make a fool out of yourself if you doubt Randy Pobst

 
Watch the Unplugged Tesla Model S Plaid Fly Past Track Porsche at Laguna Seca
Watch the Unplugged Tesla Model S Plaid Fly Past Track Porsche at Laguna Seca

15 Jun 2021, 07:43 UTC / You may not be sold on the whole yoke thing and steering-mounted indicators, but at least it looks like the Plaid's performance levels are in the right place

 
2021 Porsche 911 Turbo S and Randy Pobst Give Laguna Seca Masterclass
2021 Porsche 911 Turbo S and Randy Pobst Give Laguna Seca Masterclass

30 Dec 2020, 08:01 UTC / As Randy Pobst continues to help MotorTrend in their search for the Best Driver's Car of the year, he comes across a very worthy contender

 
Porsche Cayenne Turbo Coupe Is the Quickest SUV on Laguna Seca, Beats the Urus
Porsche Cayenne Turbo Coupe Is the Quickest SUV on Laguna Seca, Beats the Urus

29 Dec 2020, 15:18 UTC / As you probably know, the Porsche Cayenne Turbo Coupe and the Lamborghini Urus are related, but by no means are they the same vehicle in different clothes

 
2020 C8 Z51 Is "the First Corvette With World-Class Handling," Laps Laguna Seca
2020 C8 Z51 Is "the First Corvette With World-Class Handling," Laps Laguna Seca

29 Dec 2020, 14:25 UTC / The eagerly anticipated moment when Randy Pobst drives the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 around Laguna Seca is here

 
Randy Pobst Laps Laguna Seca in Ford Mustang Shelby GT500, It's More Than Muscle
Randy Pobst Laps Laguna Seca in Ford Mustang Shelby GT500, It's More Than Muscle

28 Dec 2020, 08:49 UTC / The most powerful Mustang ever proves it's more than just a V8 engine with a supercharger as it competes for MotorTrend Best Driver's Car award

 
Randy Pobst Track Tests C8 Corvette Z51 With Cheap Tires, Grip Not Found
Randy Pobst Track Tests C8 Corvette Z51 With Cheap Tires, Grip Not Found

16 Oct 2020, 18:54 UTC / Randy Pobst is much obliged to recommend the bone-stock Michelins of the C8 Corvette over more affordable options of lower quality

 
Randy Pobst Takes Welded Drift Car to a Rallycross Event, Doesn't Crash
Randy Pobst Takes Welded Drift Car to a Rallycross Event, Doesn't Crash

12 Oct 2020, 14:56 UTC / Watch Randy's clip and make up your mind whether bringing a drift car to a rallycross event is the new bringing a knife to a gunfight

 
Unplugged Performance Takes Second Place at Pikes Peak After 48H Car Rebuild
Unplugged Performance Takes Second Place at Pikes Peak After 48H Car Rebuild

31 Aug 2020, 11:13 UTC / The team didn't achieve what it came to do - complete the climb in under ten minutes - but you could argue it did something much more important than that

 
Unplugged Performance Won't Quit Pikes Peak Just Yet Despite Horror Crash
Unplugged Performance Won't Quit Pikes Peak Just Yet Despite Horror Crash

28 Aug 2020, 15:04 UTC / With very little time left, the team is moving mountains to have the car ready for the race on Sunday for what could be the greatest comeback story ever

 
Unplugged Performance Tesla Model 3 Spectacularly Crashes Out of Pikes Peak
Unplugged Performance Tesla Model 3 Spectacularly Crashes Out of Pikes Peak

27 Aug 2020, 09:17 UTC / After setting the pace in the first qualifying session, the Unplugged Performance-tuned Model 3 flew out of a corner a little too literally on the second day

 
Feel the Thrill of Pikes Peak Inside Unplugged Performance's Model 3
Feel the Thrill of Pikes Peak Inside Unplugged Performance's Model 3

26 Aug 2020, 13:12 UTC / The first day at this year's Pikes Peak hill climb couldn't have gone better for Unplugged Performance's Track Model 3 and their driver, Randy Pobst

 
Randy Pobst Races C8 Corvette Z51 and 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 at VIR
Randy Pobst Races C8 Corvette Z51 and 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 at VIR

17 Aug 2020, 14:57 UTC / Spoiler alert! The muscled-up pony car wins this round, but the C8 Z06 is right around the corner with more grip and more power

 
Modified Model 3 Is Fastest Time Attack Tesla on Cali Track, Pikes Peak Next
Modified Model 3 Is Fastest Time Attack Tesla on Cali Track, Pikes Peak Next

28 Jul 2020, 07:25 UTC / Unplugged Performance Tesla Model 3 takes on the Buttonwillow Raceway in California, sets new record for the electric carmaker

 
Randy Pobst Tests C8 Corvette Against C7 Corvette, There’s Only One Winner
Randy Pobst Tests C8 Corvette Against C7 Corvette, There’s Only One Winner

3 Dec 2019, 15:29 UTC / The C8 Corvette is much to the liking of racecar driver Randy Pobst, who has recently bought a Camaro 1LE Turbo as his daily driver

 
Randy Pobst Review of Volvo V90 Cross Country Combines Nostalgia and Hooning
Randy Pobst Review of Volvo V90 Cross Country Combines Nostalgia and Hooning

26 Jun 2017, 15:17 UTC / Sweden has some of the toughest winter conditions imaginable, so it's not surprising that the V90 off-roader wagon just grips and goes