Making its debut at the 24 Hours of Daytona this past weekend, both BMW M Hybrid V8 vehicles that competed in the race crossed the finish line, with #24 securing sixth place and #25 finishing ninth. Power comes from a twin-turbocharged 4.0L V8 engine making 631 hp and 479 lb-ft of torque, mated to an IMSA-spec electric motor for a hybrid setup.
Limited to just 77-units worldwide, the limited edition Porsche 935 ‘Moby Dick’ race car is based on the GT2 RS and could be yours for the right price. Power comes from a twin-turbocharged 3.8L flat-six engine that makes 700 hp and 553 lb-ft of torque, mated to a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission.
Always wanted an actual race car? This Acura ARX-05 could be yours for the right price. It’s a full IMSA-spec Daytona Prototype international race car built by Wayne Taylor Racing in December 2021 and raced in the 2022 Rolex 24 at Daytona. Featuring a slick black, silver, and blue #10 Konica Minolta livery on an ORECA-built carbon-fiber monocoque.
A modified JCB Fastrac Two is now officially the world’s fastest tractor, as certified by Guinness World Records. It was driven by former motorcycle racer Guy Martin and he managed to achieve a top speed of 153.771 mph and averaged 135.191 mph. This unit was designed and built by a group of young engineers in Staffordshire.
Is it possible for a BMW M5 CS luxury sports sedan to beat a BMW M 1000 RR superbike in a drag race? Most would say no, but CarWow wanted to be sure, so they pit the two against each other in the ultimate showdown. For starters the BMW M5 CS is powered by a twin-turbocharged 4.4L V8 engine making 627 hp and 553 lb-ft of torque, mated to an 8-speed shiftable automatic transmission.