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Stories about: quarter-mile

800-HP Lexus IS 300 Drag Races McLaren 720S, a Huge Gap Appears
800-HP Lexus IS 300 Drag Races McLaren 720S, a Huge Gap Appears

29 Aug 2022, 11:23 UTC / There's a good reason why supercars have got a prohibitive price tag. And for that same reason, your tuned sports car isn't likely to keep up with one

 
550-HP RS 3 Drag Races R8 and RS Q8, Looks Like a Safe Bet
550-HP RS 3 Drag Races R8 and RS Q8, Looks Like a Safe Bet

24 Aug 2022, 12:11 UTC / The R8 Performance Spyder is going up against two tuned Audis down the quarter-mile and the half-mile, and it doesn't need a turbocharger to play the game.

 
R8 Drag Races RS Q e-tron, Don't Jump to Any Conclusions Yet
R8 Drag Races RS Q e-tron, Don't Jump to Any Conclusions Yet

20 Aug 2022, 09:26 UTC / Today we're looking at an all-Audi battle: the road-going supercar is going up against a Dakar race car. The internal combustion engine isn't obsolete just yet.

 
911 Turbo S Drag Races 918 Spyder, This Is What a $1 Million Gap Looks Like
911 Turbo S Drag Races 918 Spyder, This Is What a $1 Million Gap Looks Like

13 Aug 2022, 09:18 UTC / Pitching a 911 Turbo S against the 918 Spyder down the quarter-mile has only one possible outcome, but it's still exciting to watch.

 
Twin-Turbo V8 Drag Races NA V12, Aventador SVJ Has a Tough Time Going Up Against 600LT
Twin-Turbo V8 Drag Races NA V12, Aventador SVJ Has a Tough Time Going Up Against 600LT

23 Jul 2022, 09:40 UTC / You might have not realized it, but it seems that the Aventador SVJ and the 600LT are quite evenly matched and multiple runs are required for a conclusion

 
Audi R8 Drag Races Sport Quattro S1, Evolution Is Undeniable
Audi R8 Drag Races Sport Quattro S1, Evolution Is Undeniable

2 Jul 2022, 19:06 UTC / The Audi Sport Quattro S1 Group B race car has got a mountain to climb, in the form of racing up against the R8 V10 Performante Spyder.

 
Three Way Drag Race Has Some of the Fastest Cars in Europe Fighting for the Win
Three Way Drag Race Has Some of the Fastest Cars in Europe Fighting for the Win

25 Jun 2022, 10:39 UTC / Italy, Germany and the United Kingdom have lined up three of their fastest supercars for three different challenges at the drag strip.

 
Nissan Skyline GT-R Drag Races Audi S2, Five-Cylinder Engine Reigns Supreme
Nissan Skyline GT-R Drag Races Audi S2, Five-Cylinder Engine Reigns Supreme

21 Jun 2022, 13:07 UTC / What happens when a 650-hp Audi goes up against a 650-hp Nissan? If you're a JDM fan, chances are that you will be upset with the outcome

 
Tuned M240i Drags Bone Stock M3 Competition, a Few Upgrades Go a Long Way
Tuned M240i Drags Bone Stock M3 Competition, a Few Upgrades Go a Long Way

13 Jun 2022, 13:10 UTC / A BMW M240i might not stand a chance against an M3 Competition if both cars are bone-stock, but what happens when one of the two has a series of upgrades?

 
911 Turbo S Boldly Races an M5 CS, the New Kid on the Block Fights Back
911 Turbo S Boldly Races an M5 CS, the New Kid on the Block Fights Back

31 May 2022, 11:51 UTC / A lot of things can and will change in 10 years, especially in the automotive industry. An older 911 Turbo S might just have a tough time racing a BMW M5 CS

 
Tesla Model 3 Drag Races Lamborghini Urus, Turbo V8 Reigns Supreme
Tesla Model 3 Drag Races Lamborghini Urus, Turbo V8 Reigns Supreme

7 May 2022, 09:38 UTC / It's drag racing Saturday, and this Lamborghini Urus is about to go up against a Tesla Model 3 Performance! Does Elon's creation stand a chance though?

 
2,500-HP Donk Drag Races Tesla Model S Plaid, Don't Tell Elon About It
2,500-HP Donk Drag Races Tesla Model S Plaid, Don't Tell Elon About It

17 Apr 2022, 11:15 UTC / You may think that a Donk is a silly-looking vehicle, but you'll change your mind after seeing one go up against a Tesla Model S Plaid.

 
V8-Powered Volvo 780 Is a NHRA Monster, Looks Like a Wonderful Abomination
V8-Powered Volvo 780 Is a NHRA Monster, Looks Like a Wonderful Abomination

17 Apr 2022, 09:02 UTC / In today's automotive kitchen, we're looking at one of the many quarter-mile recipes that are effective when starting from a regular old Volvo.

 
BMW M240i Drag Races Audi RS 3 and Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 S, Place Your Bets
BMW M240i Drag Races Audi RS 3 and Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 S, Place Your Bets

16 Apr 2022, 13:14 UTC / Three of the coolest, fastest, most affordable sports cars that Germany has to offer today are lining up for a head-to-head race down the quarter-mile

 
McLaren 600LT Steps Up to Ferrari 812 Superfast, Can a Twin-Turbo V8 Win Against a NA V12?
McLaren 600LT Steps Up to Ferrari 812 Superfast, Can a Twin-Turbo V8 Win Against a NA V12?

2 Apr 2022, 09:52 UTC / Placing a bet when it comes to a drag race between a McLaren 600LT and a Ferrari 812 Superfast could be a difficult thing to do, but exciting nonetheless.

 
875-HP E 63 S Drag Races 800-HP R35 GT-R, It's As Close as It Gets
875-HP E 63 S Drag Races 800-HP R35 GT-R, It's As Close as It Gets

1 Apr 2022, 18:29 UTC / Two tuned Nissan GT-Rs are challenging a Mercedes-AMG E 63 S to a drag race and even though the track is soaking wet, everyone is going all out.

 
Underground Racing's Lamborghini Huracan Is a ¼-Mile Record-Breaker, Quickest on Earth
Underground Racing's Lamborghini Huracan Is a ¼-Mile Record-Breaker, Quickest on Earth

24 Mar 2022, 10:03 UTC / Capable of running 7-second quarter miles, at well over 210 mph, this twin-turbo Lamborghini Huracan is supposedly the fastest of its kind on the planet

 
Boosted Mustangs Go Head to Head in 2,000-HP Drag Race, There Can Be Only One
Boosted Mustangs Go Head to Head in 2,000-HP Drag Race, There Can Be Only One

22 Mar 2022, 19:58 UTC / A supercharged Ford Mustang GT challenges a twin-turbocharged one with similar power levels to a drag race and the result might surprise you

 
World's Fastest Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk Does 8-Second Quarter-Mile Runs
World's Fastest Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk Does 8-Second Quarter-Mile Runs

8 Mar 2022, 10:47 UTC / Forget about the Lamborghini Urus, as this heavily-tuned Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk can put the Tesla Model S Plaid in its corner

 
1,500-HP Silverado Drag Races Model S Plaid, Someone Gets Gapped
1,500-HP Silverado Drag Races Model S Plaid, Someone Gets Gapped

1 Mar 2022, 20:25 UTC / The Tesla Model S Plaid has got a new challenge ahead: a twin-turbo, LSX-powered Chevrolet Silverado. Will this end badly for the EV?