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NEW VIDEO: Radical SR8LM Nurburgring record

Thursday, December 24th, 2009 Posted in Lap times, Radical, Video | 2 Comments »

In August Radical set a new Nürburgring lap record, smashing the 6 minute 50 barrier, with the 460bhp 2.8-litre V8 powered SR8LM. The new time set by Michael Vergers at the wheel of the Radical was 6 minutes 48 seconds, ...

VIDEO: Radical SR8LM Nürburgring record

Thursday, September 24th, 2009 Posted in Lap times, Radical, Video | 3 Comments »

Finally, here is a complete, and official, video showcasing the record lap set by the Radical SR8LM. In case you missed it, the little British sportscar that could lapped the Nürburgring Nordschleife in 6 minutes and 48 seconds. That's a ...

Radical SR8LM record preview

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009 Posted in Radical, Video | No Comments »

Here is some video footage of the Radical SR8LM from its recent Nürburgring visit. It must be stressed that this clip is understood not to be the "record" 6:48 lap. According to the comments section on YouTube Michael Vergers, the ...

Radical SR8LM smashes 6:50 Nordschleife barrier

Friday, August 21st, 2009 Posted in Lap times, Nurburgring news, Radical | 2 Comments »

Forget the Gumpert's news, the lads from Peterborough have driven their Radical SR8LM from the UK to Germany and then gone on to smash their own four year old record. For so long the previous best time by a "road ...

Radical SR8 still holds Nürburgring record

Friday, February 22nd, 2008 Posted in Lap times, Radical, Video | 2 Comments »

This is the Radical SR8. It has 363bhp and weighs just 650kg. It produces more downforce than the combined weight of car and driver. Then there's the small matter of its Nordschleife lap time... 6 minutes 55 seconds. That time was set ...