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Pininfarina Battista Sets New Record for Acceleration: 1.79 Seconds to 60 MPH
Pininfarina Battista Sets New Record for Acceleration: 1.79 Seconds to 60 MPH

21 Nov 2022, 20:59 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Believe it or not, the pure-electric hyper GT needs 4.75 seconds to accelerate from a standstill to 200 kilometers per hour (124 miles per hour)

 
Ford F-150 Lightning Takes Acceleration Test, Doesn’t Disappoint
Ford F-150 Lightning Takes Acceleration Test, Doesn’t Disappoint

24 Oct 2022, 18:52 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Ford says the F-150 Lightning with the larger of two battery packs can hit 60 mph in under 4 seconds. This particular truck did it in 4.02 seconds

 
2022 Ford Bronco Raptor Acceleration Test: 60 MPH Takes 6.8 Seconds
2022 Ford Bronco Raptor Acceleration Test: 60 MPH Takes 6.8 Seconds

13 Jul 2022, 17:04 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Designed to bash dunes into submission, the 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor is adequately quick to 60 miles per hour on public roads

 
Does Hyundai N Grin Shift Mode Really Improve 0-60 Acceleration? Spoiler Alert: Yes!
Does Hyundai N Grin Shift Mode Really Improve 0-60 Acceleration? Spoiler Alert: Yes!

24 Jun 2022, 13:04 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / The difference between normal and N Grin Shift mode in the hands of Roman Mica? Almost half a second at a mile above sea level

 
2022 Ford Bronco Raptor Acceleration Test Concludes Rather Predictably
2022 Ford Bronco Raptor Acceleration Test Concludes Rather Predictably

20 Jun 2022, 12:59 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Spoiler alert: it's not that much quicker than a Bronco First Edition, and the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 also happens to brake better as well

 
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 · By: Sebastian Toma / 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

 
Audi R8 V10 Performance RWD Takes Acceleration Test, It’s Mighty Quick Despite Wheelspin
Audi R8 V10 Performance RWD Takes Acceleration Test, It’s Mighty Quick Despite Wheelspin

6 May 2022, 17:04 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / In the hands of Mat Watson of carwow, the R8 V10 Performance RWD is much obliged to hit 60 miles per hour in 3.6 seconds in less-than-ideal conditions

 
2022 Dacia Jogger Takes Acceleration Test, Exceeds Automaker’s Claim
2022 Dacia Jogger Takes Acceleration Test, Exceeds Automaker’s Claim

5 May 2022, 18:55 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Dacia says the Jogger needs 11.2 seconds to 100 kilometers per hour. However, Mat Watson of carwow reached 97 kilometers per hour in 10.86 seconds

 
New Ferrari 296 GTB Takes Acceleration Test to Prove It's a Proper Supercar
New Ferrari 296 GTB Takes Acceleration Test to Prove It's a Proper Supercar

7 Mar 2022, 20:58 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / "Insanely quick" is arguably the best way to describe how the Ferrari 296 GTB picks up speed from zero to 290 kilometers per hour

 
2022 Tesla Model X Plaid Acceleration Test: Quarter Mile Takes Only 9.8 Seconds
2022 Tesla Model X Plaid Acceleration Test: Quarter Mile Takes Only 9.8 Seconds

14 Feb 2022, 18:03 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Even though it's been carried out on a public road, this Tesla Model X Plaid acceleration test reveals better-than-advertised acceleration over the quarter mile

 
Facelifted Alpine A110 S Takes Acceleration Test, Is No Slouch
Facelifted Alpine A110 S Takes Acceleration Test, Is No Slouch

31 Jan 2022, 17:40 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / The Porsche 718 Cayman and Boxster may be more popular sales-wise, but the Alpine A110 is a very fine alternative in this automotive segment

 
Volkswagen Amarok Demolishes Other Mid-Size Pickups in Acceleration Test
Volkswagen Amarok Demolishes Other Mid-Size Pickups in Acceleration Test

3 Dec 2021, 17:05 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / It may be the oldest pickup truck of this acceleration test, but Volkswagen's 3.0-liter Amarok still is a force to be reckoned with in a straight line

 
2022 Ford Maverick Acceleration Test: 6.33 Seconds to 60 MPH for the 2.0L Turbo AWD
2022 Ford Maverick Acceleration Test: 6.33 Seconds to 60 MPH for the 2.0L Turbo AWD

9 Nov 2021, 15:09 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Almost one second quicker to 60 miles per hour than the Bronco Sport Badlands, the Maverick Lariat 2.0L turbo AWD does not disappoint

 
European C8 Corvette Stingray Z51 Takes Acceleration Test
European C8 Corvette Stingray Z51 Takes Acceleration Test

8 Nov 2021, 21:47 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Over in Europe, the C8 Corvette Stingray Z51 doesn't make as much horsepower and torque as the U.S. model due to the gasoline particulate filter

 
Software Update Helps BMW M550i xDrive Accelerate Faster Than Before
Software Update Helps BMW M550i xDrive Accelerate Faster Than Before

8 Nov 2021, 14:00 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / A software update can go a long way in modern vehicles. The M550i xDrive, for example, accelerates to 60 miles per hour 0.6 seconds quicker thanks to an update

 
2022 Toyota Tundra MPG Test and Acceleration Test Reveal Impressive Numbers
2022 Toyota Tundra MPG Test and Acceleration Test Reveal Impressive Numbers

18 Oct 2021, 11:02 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / 19.9 miles per gallon (11.8 liters per 100 kilometers) over 150.5 miles of TFL shenanigans isn't too shabby for the non-hybrid 2022 Toyota Tundra

 
Hyundai i30 N DCT Acceleration Test Reveals Properly Quick Hot Hatch
Hyundai i30 N DCT Acceleration Test Reveals Properly Quick Hot Hatch

14 Oct 2021, 13:53 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Arguably the most underrated FWD hot hatchback on sale today, the i30 N with the dual-clutch transmission is surprisingly good in a straight line

 
VW Polo GTI vs. Fiesta ST vs. i20 N Acceleration Test Yields Surprise Winner
VW Polo GTI vs. Fiesta ST vs. i20 N Acceleration Test Yields Surprise Winner

6 Oct 2021, 12:55 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Believe it or not, the hot hatchback from the company with the least experience in hot hatchbacks is the fastest to 60 miles per hour

 
2021 Ford Focus ST Acceleration Test Mirrors Claimed Performance
2021 Ford Focus ST Acceleration Test Mirrors Claimed Performance

5 Oct 2021, 14:44 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Even though it's not on the same level as the Honda Civic Type R, the Ford Focus ST does feature an optional seven-speed box and pretty adequate performance

 
2021 Skoda Octavia RS Exceeds Manufacturer’s Acceleration Time on the Drag Strip
2021 Skoda Octavia RS Exceeds Manufacturer’s Acceleration Time on the Drag Strip

24 Sep 2021, 13:36 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / You can definitely exceed the automaker's claimed acceleration time of 6.7 seconds, but don't rely exclusively on Launch Control for that