New 911 vs Audi R8, Nissan GT-R Nismo, BMW M850i in drag race

The Porsche 911 Carrera 4S is out and about, as good as a Speedster and a Cabriolet. It has a twin-turbocharged 3.0-litre flat-six engine underneath a bonnet, able of creation 443 bhp and 390 pound-feet of torque to lift a 1,582 kilograms of physique weight. It’s really a quick car, there’s no doubt in that. Even Top Gear‘s Chris Harris was flattering tender by a opening in his review.

But how does a new 911 review opposite other coupes out there, quite a Audi R8 Performance, Nissan GT-R Nismo, and a BMW M850i? While it seems like a mismatch from a get-go, that’s what CarWow has in this drag competition video.

To quantify how disabled a new 911 is on this drag race, let’s demeanour during a numbers of a other cars.

The Audi R8 Performance has a naturally-aspirated 5.2L V10 that churns out 612 bhp and 406 lb-ft torque, sent to all 4 wheels. The Nissan GT-R Nismo, on a other hand, has 3.8L twin-turbo V6 that can max it out during 600 bhp and 481 lb-ft torque. Lastly, a BMW M850i, which we got a hands on, is powered by a twin-turbo 4.4L V8 that produces 523 bhp and 553 lb-ft torque. It’s also a heaviest among a 4 coupes.

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With during slightest 80-bhp necessity opposite 3 high-powered rivals, can a new 911 mount high in a straight-line race? Or does it need assistance from a 911 GT2 RS or a 911 Turbo?

Watch a video on tip of this page to find out. Check out a rolling competition and stop exam towards a finish of a video, as well.

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