Records

Alfa Romeo Stelvio QV sets record laps at 3 UK circuits (video)

May 09, 2019

The Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio (also known as the QV) once held the Nurburgring lap record for a production SUV. Not happy with just one record, the corner-crunching SUV has now set benchmarks at some...

Burnout world record set at Summernats 32, 126 cars smoking

Jan 14, 2019

This year’s Summernats 32 car festival in Canberra saw a new record planted into the Guinness World Record books. What was the record for exactly? A massive burnout, of course. More specifically though, the record...

Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 S sets SUV Nurburgring record (video)

Nov 23, 2018

Mercedes is getting in on the Nurburgring lap recording-setting action, knocking the Alfa Romeo Stelvio QV from its pedestal by setting a new lap record for a production SUV, using the GLC 63 S. It...

2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS MR sets Nurburgring lap record (video)

Nov 03, 2018

Porsche is reclaiming the Nurburgring lap record for a road-legal vehicle, using a 911 GT2 RS MR to clock an incredible lap time of just 6:40.3. This is the quickest-ever lap for a road-legal vehicle....

Subaru WRX STI sets Transfăgărășan Highway record (video)

Nov 01, 2018

You might remember a couple of years ago Subaru clocked a lap record in a modified WRX STI around the legendary Isle of Man TT motorcycle road circuit. Well, another record has been set. This...

Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S claims Nurburgring lap record (video)

Oct 25, 2018

Mercedes-Benz is claiming a new Nurburgring lap record with its Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S 4-Door, recently clocking a lap in 7:25.41. This is apparently a new record for a four-seat vehicle. Yes, we know. The...

Jaguar XE 300 Sport sets record at abandoned Circuit de Charade (video)

Sep 26, 2018

Jaguar is busy at work setting lap records around the world with the new I-PACE and the XE SV Project 8. But it seems even the regular models are being included in the action. Using...

Video: Porsche Cayenne Turbo helps crazy cyclist set new speed record

Sep 20, 2018

Some days you wake up in the morning and don’t really feel like going to work. But what was cyclist Neil Campbell thinking of the morning he woke up and done this crazy stunt? Thanks...

BMW M2 Competition breaks another unusual record (video)

Aug 24, 2018

BMW is continuing its quest to take out existing records set by humans. The next stunt will include strapping a sword to the rear of an M2 Competition and cutting things down. Yep. Just a...

Porsche Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid sets 6 lap records (video)

Aug 17, 2018

Porsche is wrapping up a successful showcase of just what its new Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid can do after setting six lap records at six famous circuits around the globe. Porsche started out with a...

Honda Civic Type R sets Hungaroring FWD lap record (video)

Aug 07, 2018

Honda has wrapped up its quest to dominate front-wheel drive lap records around the globe after its new Civic Type R set a blistering new time at the Hungarian ‘Hungaroring’ GP circuit. The latest record...

BMW M2 Competition breaks 1-minute balloon-popping record (video)

Jul 31, 2018

What do you get when you stick a high-powered laser onto the new BMW M2 Competition and line it up against a bunch of balloons? The potential to break a rather strange world record. What...