The web is afire with news that
has managed to demolish the standing production-car record at the
. The news comes courtesy of
's own Chris Harris and
itself via the miracle of Twitter. Lexus test driver Akira Iida reportedly managed to twist the
LFA Nürburgring Edition
around the infamous circuit in 7:14. If true, that time puts the carbon-fiber exotic four-seconds ahead of the previous production-car champion, the
RS, at 7
:18, and it puts the
Nürburgring Edition in the top five quickest vehicles to ever run the track.
We'll keep you posted with more information as Lexus releases details on the run. Here's hoping they had the video cameras rolling while they were out laying waste to the Green Hell.