Seeing a 1,000+ hp car is a rarity in itself, but seeing two take each other on in a high-speed race is an even rarer occasion. But, if you’re GTBOARD.com, these type of things are commonplace, à la their latest video where a Bugatti Veyron Vitesse takes on a Nissan GT-R Alpha 12 by Alpha Performance at a high-speed oval.
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The video, uploaded to YouTube Aug. 24, shows the two cars battling it out at the channel’s event in 2014. The Bugatti at one point “easily” hits speeds of up to 217 mph with only one hand on the steering wheel.
To give you an idea of how these cars stack up, here is a quick breakdown from the video, followed by the video itself:
- Twin-Turbo 4.0-liter V6 Engine
- 1,200+ hp on race gas*
- 885 lb-ft of torque
- 6-speed dual-clutch
- 4,001 lbs
- 0-62 mph in 2.7 seconds
- 196 mph top speed
- Quad-Turbo 8.0-liter W16 Engine
- 1,200 hp
- 1,106 lb-ft of torque
- 7-speed dual-clutch
- 4,387 lbs
- 0-62 mph in 2.6 seconds
- 254.7 mph top speed
(*GT-R is running on 98 octane for the video)
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