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Vet versus Nismo GT-R, Things That Make You Go mmm…

The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 and the 2015 Nismo Nissan GT-R both represent the solution to the problem of speed taken from completely different angles, both are completely different and both spectacular. They could also both be considered bargain supercars, performance without such a steep price tag, still out of the reach of most but just slightly out of reach.

Motor Trends have taken both supercars out for a test drive and the results are surprising on both parts. Presented for your viewing pleasure is the test drive video that just happens to include two of our favourite everyday supercars.  Sit back, relax and remember to buckle up in the back,  these are g machines.

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The World’s Greatest Drag Race. Which Is the Fastest Supercar in the World?…

Motor Trend magazine has this week answered the question on every car enthusiast’s mind, which is the fastest supercar in the world? Hosting the second annual World’s Greatest Drag Race Motor Trend has answered the question for another year.

With the latest models of the greatest examples of supercar design from Europe and the USA ready to do straight line battle the race is on. Motor Trend had assembled the fastest of the fast. Names we can only dream of are present; Lamborghini Aventador, Nissan GT-R Black Edition, Ford Shelby GT500, McLaren MP4-12C, Jaguar XKR-S, Porsche 911 Carrera S, Subaru BRZ, Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Black Series and Chevrolet Camaro ZL1.

Gathered at the abandoned runway of the El Toro Marine Base the scene was set, with 9 of the World’s fastest Supercars lined up in a row, as the revs build in anticipation the combined exhaust note shakes the ground beneath their rubber feet, the answer would soon be clear.

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