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Hennessey planning Venom F5 speed record assault

Tweaks to the 8.0-liter twin-turbo V8 coming, with 301 mph as the goal

Tweaks to the 8.0-liter twin-turbo V8 are still being contemplated

Koenigsegg sets top-speed world record with Agera RS in Nevada

What does 284.3 miles per hour look like from the driver's seat? Find out right here.

A Koenigsegg Agera RS hit 284.3 miles per hour and set a two-way averaged top speed record of 277.9 mph while testing in Nevada. Watch the video here.

Koenigsegg closes highway near Vegas for top-speed record attempt [UPDATE]

An official Guinness-approved record announcement is only a matter of time.

It's time to see what 1,360 horsepower can really do when fully uncorked.

Ford GT gets five drive modes, including V-Max for maximum speed

Want to hit the Ford GT's 216-mph top speed? Better turn its steering wheel-mounted dial to V-Max.

A nearly 300-mph twin-turbo Ford GT sets a standing-mile record

This is purpose-built drag racer territory.

The record was set at the Texas Mile.

The 198-mph 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 is almost as fast as a Ferrari F40

Nearly there...

Faster than the current Corvette Z06, slower than a Hellcat.

Watch the McLaren F1's original record-setting top-speed run

This is original footage from 1998.

Just watch Andy Wallace's hands.

Trick motorcycle rider breaks world record for fastest wheelie

The world record for the fastest wheelie ever was broken last week in a British racing event by Gary Rothwell.

Watch the Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat verify its 204-mph top speed

Dodge shows that its 707-horsepower, 6.2-liter supercharged V8-powered Charger SRT Hellcat really can reach its 204-mph top speed.

Hellacious tuner cars line up for half-mile drag race

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.

Smart ED ready for high-horsepower Mustang on city drag strip

Hey, all you fans of the 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat, where will you ever use that 204 mile per hour top speed? Probably not in very many places, and Smart would kindly like to remind you that, "Top speed means nothing in the city."

Watch a Bugatti Veyron Super Sport hit 246 mph during road rally

The Bugatti Veyron might be getting on in years, but it's still an engineering marvel capable of truly insane velocity. There are tons of videos of the Veyron doing its super-high-speed trick of reaching 200 miles per hour with seemingly no effort. But do you know how much ground the coupe is actually covering at full chat? Let's just say it's mighty impressive.

How fast can a Formula E racer go? This fast

Formula E completed its first testing session at the Donington Park circuit, where the electric racing series' headquarters are located. Lucas di Grassi, driving for Audi Sport Abt, was kind enough to attach a GoPro video camera to his helmet to give us a pilot's-eye view of what its

This SEMA show car goes 182.4 mph

By and large, the machines created for the SEMA show in Las Vegas are built for lounging around under convention center lights and not much else. All those go-fast parts we see bolted on do little more than collect lustful stares from from the crowd. But Creations n' Chrome set out to discover just what their bolt on additions to its Ford Mustang

Wrecked Ferrari Enzo reborn as Bonneville Salt Flats racer?

In a rebuilding job worthy of The Six Million Dollar Man, Richard Loosee's T-Top Ferrari Enzo destroyed in a 200-mile-per-hour shunt has been reborn to take on the Bonneville Salt Flats. Gone are the T-Tops, replaced by something just as outrageous: a set of turbos that will boost the Jonathon Ramsey

Koenigsegg considering a challenge to Veyron SS speed record?

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