When a pair of Russian pilots wanted to set a local ice-speed record, they chose a stock Nissan GT-R for the task. Roman Rusinov, a Russian race car driver, and Andrey Leontjev, a Russian auto journalist, took Godzilla to Lake Baikal and ran it up to 294.8 kilometers per hour (182.8 miles per hour) across frozen stuff estimated to be 1.4 meters thick.

While the worldwide record of 205.48 mph was set by Juha Kankkunen in a Bentley Supersports Convertible, the mark achieved by Rusinov and Leontjev establishes a new Russian record. Well done, boys. You can watch it all go down in the video below.


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      Myfierro
      • 1 Year Ago
      Rumors said the the Russians are preparing a new record, but this time will be on lava.
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        @Myfierro
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      zizixx89
      • 1 Year Ago
      On stock tiers
        zizixx89
        • 1 Year Ago
        @zizixx89
        Tires*
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        @zizixx89
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      IOMTT
      • 1 Year Ago
      Godzilla on Ice!
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        lne937s
        • 1 Year Ago
        The Audi was a specially-prepped race car this is a stock vehicle,
      Unclassified
      • 1 Year Ago
      In mother russia
      leo
      • 1 Year Ago
      i can tell you i don't have the kahones to do this....
      Jai302
      • 1 Year Ago
      Shelby is faster
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        @Jai302
        Shelby's can't get traction on dry pavement. What makes you think it can get any sort of traction on ice?
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        @Jai302
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      mbukukanyau
      • 1 Year Ago
      we all know these sorts of things are staged.
        Al Terego
        • 1 Year Ago
        @mbukukanyau
        As opposed to speed records on ice and in Russia happening randomly? I guess....
      Jim
      • 1 Year Ago
      An Audi RS6 holds the world Ice speed record now @ 208.6mph The same car that previously held the record before the Bentley took it.
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      bubciak
      • 1 Year Ago
      In Russia any thing is possible :)))))))))
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