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On the quest to become the 13th driver to finish in less than 10 minutes and break his personal record, Jeff Zwart races his 800 horsepower Porsche 911 GT3 Turbo Cup up the 12.42 mile Pikes Peak International Hill Climb course.
To date, one of our most highly-regarded films has been “The Ferrari 250 GTO Speaks for Itself”, focused around Derek Hill and—without a doubt—a V12-powered legend. It wasn’t the whole story, however.
See, we capture a lot of footage, and there’s been a clip we’ve wanted to air separately since the moment it was committed to memory: an in-car video of Hill driving the 250 GTO, minus sound, narration, or anything else that would get in the way.
That clip is below. It may only be 7 minutes, but we have a feeling you’ll watch it more than once. Turn it up…
Porsche is to invest €1 billion ($1.09bn) to bring its first all electric car to market by “the end of the decade,” the German luxury sportscar giant said on Friday.
The car dubbed Mission E will boast an acceleration of 0 to 100 kilometres an hour in under 3.5 seconds and an autonomy of more than 500 kilometres on a single charge.
A specially developed charger can replenish the car’s lithium-ion batteries with sufficient power for 80 per cent of the range after just 15 minutes, the company said … More