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In fact, the V8 doesn't even come close.

It can either sound good or go well.

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TORQUE!

The goal was to make it accelerate. It seems the goal was achieved.

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Records 2.65-second zero-to-sixty time

Officially, the Tesla Model S goes from a dead stop to 60 miles per hour in 2.8 seconds, but newer ones may be quicker.

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Or, how to make a Ferrari look slow.

Sorry, Tesla, but this electric supercar is faster.

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Tesla-Volt-kit car mutt gets smoking quarter-mile time in first trial.

And by 'too much' we mean it needed to be careful at launch.

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Atieva does it again.

Atieva's Edna EV prototype van takes on unlikely contenders in a drag race once again.

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Prototype sends 900 horses of all-electric power to all four wheels.

Atieva's van prototype "Edna" does 0-60 in just over 3 seconds.

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Riding on two wheels with stuntman Bob Riggle didn't quite go as planned.

Jay Leno got an even wilder ride than he bargained for when he strapped himself in the famous Hemi Under Glass drag racer.

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A drag-prepped first generation Camaro goes headlong into a cyclone fence after a failed burnout leaving Reno Cars and Coffee.

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Top Gear finds out how three very different performance cars finish in a drag race by challenging a VW Golf R, Porsche 911 Carrera GTS, and McLaren 675LT.Top Gear finds out how three very different performance cars finish in a drag race by challenging a VW Golf R, Porsche 911 Carrera GTS, and McLaren 675LT.

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Qantas lines up a Tesla Model S in ludicrous P90D spec against its own Boeing 737 on an airport runway in Australia to see which is the fastest off the line.

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The BMW i8 and M4 drag race to decide whether the future of high-performance motoring is really quicker.

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A Mustang GT burned to the ground during pre-stage at a Houston area drag strip when a small underhood fire broke out and quickly blazed out of control.

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Lots of power and lots of turbocharging help this heavily modified Lamborghini zip through the quarter in 8.6 seconds and hit 173 miles per hour along the way.

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Top Gear stages a three-way, quarter-mile drag race against the Porsche Cayenne Turbo S, Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR, and Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT.

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Watch as we pit an unaerodynamic brick of a Mercedes-Benz SUV against the futuristic hybrid BMW i8. On a dragstrip. Because why not?

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Which is quicker over a half mile: the new, 300-hp Kawasaki Ninja H2R supercharged motorcycle or a Bugatti Veyron with the 1,200-hp tune from the Super Sport? What about a McLaren MP4-12C or a 1,350-hp Nissan GT-R? Find out from this video of the drag race.

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Takes On Tesla P85D, Ferrari 458 Italia, Others

The Energica Ego electric motorcycle from Italy has just finished jumping through all the NHTSA and EPA hoops necessary to make it available to US consumers. It has also just faced down a handful of high-performance competitors in an informal set of drag races. You can see how well it stacks up against some formidable performers in the following video.

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An Ariel Atom and a snowmobile line up side-by-side with a long, straight strip of roadway ahead. In an elemental move that would seemingly bend the contest's favor in the direction of the snowmobile, these machines are racing on a strip of ice.

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It's the battle we've all been waiting for as the ultimate versions of America's most legendary sports cars finally line up on the drag strip in this latest video to see which can clock the better quarter-mile time.

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Watch the boys at Motor Trend bring together a ridiculously fast array of tuner cars, supercars and superbikes for a top-speed run down Minter Field air strip in Shafter, CA, in this latest video.

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