Quarter-mile

2016 Chevrolet Camaro COPO turn-key drag car debuts at SEMA

Nov 04, 2015

Chevrolet has used the 2015 SEMA Show in Las Vegas to unveil the new 2016 Camaro COPO, high-performance drag car. The new model features a revised exterior design in the shape of the new-look 2016...

Video: 2JZ-powered Toyota 86 runs 9.1sec, world’s fastest?

Jun 17, 2015

Have you ever wondered what is the fastest Toyota 86 in the world? Wonder no more. This is it. Apparently. It features a monster 2JZ engine conversion. Clearly the project car is off to a...

Video: 1000hp Chev LSX-powered Willys Jeep is insane

Jun 02, 2015

The Willy’s Jeep has fought hard for a place in history as a light and simple military vehicle that soldiers could depend on. Honest, slow, hard-riding and patriotic. Like a friendly, loyal mule. When you...

Video: 2015 HSV Senator vs Volvo S60 Polestar – drag race

May 04, 2015

It’s the age-old contest; turbo versus V8. The HSV Senator Signature and Volvo S60 Polestar might not seem like direct competitors, but out on the track in the world of V8 Supercars, the origins of...

Video: EKanooRacing Porsche 911 Turbo runs world record quarter mile

Mar 27, 2015

Yesterday, we saw a Nissan GT-R break the world record road-legal quarter mile. Now, a record has been broken by its archenemy, the Porsche 911 Turbo. The 911 Turbo in question is a 997 model,...

Video: ETS Nissan GT-R posts world record 7.49sec quarter mile

Mar 26, 2015

The street registered Nissan GT-R quarter mile world record has been broken once again, with a new time of 7.49 seconds. It was set by an Extreme Turbo Systems (ETS) GT-R during the TX2K event...

Video: 551kW Ford FG Falcon G6E is one tough sleeper

Jan 02, 2015

How’s this for a cool sleeper sedan. It’s an FG Ford Falcon G6E Turbo that produces 738hp at the wheels, capable of dusting off quarter mile times in under 10 seconds. The friendly Falcon features...

This 1998 Chevrolet S-10 is the world’s quickest street-legal car

Nov 25, 2014

Think your street car is fast down the quarter mile? Think again. There’s a street-registered 1998 Chevrolet S-10 truck in America running 5.95 seconds at 393.5km/h. Did we mention it’s road-legal? Originally powered by a...

Video: Standard 2014 ‘F80’ BMW M3 runs 11.66 quarter mile

Oct 16, 2014

A stock standard F80 2014 BMW M3 has ran the quarter mile in the US in just 11.66 seconds at 192km/h. This is an exceptionally quick time for the performance 3 Series. Considering its larger...

Video: 1100hp Boba VW Golf runs world record quarter mile

Oct 14, 2014

Ah, the age-old question. What’s quicker, a Volkswagen Golf or 1300hp Nissan GT-R? The answer seems obvious doesn’t it? Well, what if the Golf was labelled as the quickest Golf in the world? Here we...

World’s quickest Audi S4 ‘B8’, modified by AWE Tuning

Oct 08, 2014

The world record for the fastest Audi S4 B8 has just been broken in Canada. The Audi S4 is already a fast car, however, with some help from a list of AWE Tuning parts they...

2014 Chrysler 300 SRT8 review: track test (video)

Aug 13, 2014

You've probably heard the sayings before, 'muscle cars are great for straight lines but they're useless when it comes to corners'. Well, we decided the best way to test this theory was to do an...