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The ultimate supercar drag race

By SYF77 on 20 May 2012

I chanced upon this special episode of Head 2 Head, where Automobile Magazine's Jason Cammisa pits the world's most exclusive super cars against each other in a no-holds-barred drag race battle.

Can the carbon fiber-bodied Aventador, LFA, and MP4-12C dethrone the Bugatti Veyron, which is the fastest road-legal production car in the world? Watch the above video to find out.

Quick Facts Sheet:

Bugatti Veyron
Engine: 8.0-litre W16 quad-turbocharged
Horsepower: 987hp
Transmission: 7-speed DSG sequential
Kerb Weight: 1,888 kg

Lamborghini Aventador
Engine: 6.5-litre V12
Horsepower: 690hp
Transmission: 7-speed single clutch Automated Manual gearbox
Kerb Weight: 1,575 kg

Lexus LFA
Engine: 4.8-litre V10
Horsepower: 552hp
Transmission: 6-speed automated sequential gearbox
Kerb Weight: 1,580 kg

McLaren MP4-12C
Engine: 3.8-litre V8 twin-turbo
Horsepower: 592hp
Transmission: 7-speed dual clutch gearbox
Kerb Weight: 1,399 kg

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I have been a car fanatic since 1989, when my father was changing our family car then to a Toyota Corolla 1.6 GL fitted with a Twin Cam 16 valve engine that was carburetor-fed, a big deal back in those days. The automobile technology and industry fascinates me and I hope to broadcast these interesting developments to everyone out there through this blog.



 
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