This is a video of Brooks Weisblat of Youtube channel DragTimes speeding a ~$2-million windshield-less McLaren Elva around the Tail Of The Dragon (aka Deals Gap) along the North Carolina-Tennessee state line. The road, bordering The Great Smokey Mountains National Park and nearby Little Tennessee River, is famous for packing
This is a video of John Reynolds recording the reactions of unknowing riders when he hits the gas in his 517-horsepower 1973 Volkswagen Super Beetle (about 11-times the horsepower of a stock 1973 Beetle). John calls the car the VW Supersleeper, because it looks as much like a typical underpowered
This is a video of a ~$3-million Bugatti Chiron attempting to drag race one of Red Bull’s 2011 RB7 Formula 1 cars. Sure the Bugatti costs $3-million, but the Formula 1 car is one of four built for the 2011 race season with a total budget of $250-million, so it’s
Because the need for speed is a real addiction my mechanic charges me to treat, this is a video about the drag racing turbo longtail Thai riverboats along the Cobra Canal in Bangkok. The boats, which feature large modified car engines, can produce 500+ horsepower and reach speeds over 70MPH.
This is a video of Youtuber Daniel LaBelle (previously) and a friend reimagining golf as a speed sport. I thought maybe the golf carts were going to have modified engines, but no, they’re running. That does not look like a good time to me. I don’t like running. I like
SPOILER: Like you’re standing still. This is a video from a Mercedes C-class cabriolet going between 70km/h – 80/km/h (~44MPH – 50MPH) on Germany’s Autobahn repeatedly getting passed by a Mercedes AMG E63 S Wagon gunning it up to 332km/h (~206MPH). There’s also footage from the Wagon’s point of view.
This is some security cam footage from the sensory room of Future Stars Academy in Wentzville, Missouri capturing the moment a flood caused the door to finally give way and water to rush in (although to the door AND window’s credit it appears not a drop came in prior despite
This is a video of a Turkish ice cream vendor in Bangalore, India performing his usual routine of ice cream catch-me-if-you-can when the man he’s trying to outmaneuver actually manages to grab the ice cream. Now I’m not sure if you’re required to hang up your ice cream vending hat