Quarter-mile

Video: RENNtech Mercedes-Benz CLS 63 breaks quarter-mile record

Jun 14, 2013

A highly modified Mercedes-Benz CLS 63 AMG has broken the world record by running a quarter mile in a blistering 10.6 seconds. The twin-turbo V8 monster is tuned by RENNtech.   In its factory form,...

Video: Standard 2013 SRT Viper runs 11.1 seconds on quarter mile

Apr 25, 2013

A factory standard 2013 SRT Viper has been run at Palm Beach International Raceway by DragTimes. As you can see below, the US muscle car ran an 11.1-second run at 205km/h. It’s a pretty impressive...

Video: Tesla Model S Performance breaks EV quarter-mile record

Jan 29, 2013

Although there will always be those that say ‘there’s no substitute for cubic inches’ – including us – it seems cars of the future with zero cubes can be just as quick. Here we see...

Standard 2012 BMW M5 runs quarter mile in 11.78 seconds

Sep 20, 2012

A Member of BMW enthusiast forum Bimmerpost has taken a bone stock 2012 BMW M5 and ran it down the quarter mile in a blistering time of 11.78 seconds at 192km/h (119mph). We’ve previously heard...

Switzer R1KX Nissan GT-R runs 8.97 seconds in street trim

Aug 24, 2012

Switzer is known for its very high performance tuning packages, especially catered for the Nissan GT-R. This Switzer R1KX Nissan GT-R, known as ‘Red Katana’, has proved just how high in performance we’re talking here....

Video: Chevrolet Camaro COPO runs 8.88-second quarter mile

Aug 16, 2012

A new 2012 Chevrolet Camaro COPO – a dedicated drag racing car from the factory – has run an incredibly quick 8.88-second pass down the quarter mile. The company has previously said the car will...

Video: 950hp Switzer Porsche 911 vs 1500hp Lamborghini Gallardo

Jun 30, 2012

DragTimes has put together another one of its great off-street drag racing videos, this time showing a battle between two heavily tuned supercars; a Porsche 911 Turbo and a Lamborghini Gallardo. The Porsche 911 is...

Video: Audi S4 runs 9.61 seconds, quickest in the world?

Jun 28, 2012

Ever wondered what the quickest Audi S4 in the world is? A video has just surfaced online showing a highly modified second generation version cracking the quarter mile in just 9.61 seconds, making it, allegedly,...

Video: Lamborghini Aventador vs 699kW Switzer Porsche 911 Turbo

Jun 12, 2012

So, what’s quicker over a mile drag race (1.6km); a spanking new Lamborghini Aventador or a Switzer Porsche 911 Turbo tuned to 699kW? DragTimes has just put together another one of its epic races to...

Video: 2012 Nissan GT-R runs 10-second quarter mile (stock)

Apr 27, 2012

There’s no doubting the 2012 Nissan GT-R (2013 in some markets) is a quick piece of gear. Here we see just how quick we’re talking, as this stock example rips down the quarter mile in...

Video: 1000hp Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 vs 850hp Switzer Nissan GT-R

Mar 18, 2012

When an SUV goes up against a range of supercars in a mile drag race, you know it’s not going to be an ordinary SUV. As is the case with this Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8,...

2013 Ford Cobra Jet Mustang drag package now on sale

Dec 03, 2011

Ford has revealed the new 2013 Ford Cobra Jet drag package based on the Ford Mustang. The Jet comes complete with all the hardware and running gear you need to blitz it down the quarter...