Porsche 918 Spyder has the potential to be even quicker on the 'Ring [video]

According to Marc Lieb

It seems the Porsche 918 Spyder can lap the Nürburgring even faster than the already record-breaking 6:57.

It was Marc Lieb who proved the Porsche 918 Spyder has what it takes to become the quickest (worldwide legal) car to lap the Nürburgring, achieving an impressive time of 6 minutes and 57 seconds which makes it the first car to do a sub-seven time.

Marc Lieb, a four-time Nürburgring 24-hour race winner, hinted in an interview to Drive TV there's room for improvement to lower the time even further. There are some reports indicating a 918 Spyder fitted with racing slicks lapped the famous German circuit in just 6 minutes and 48 seconds.

We are now waiting for a response from McLaren and Ferrari with their latest supercars to see which one is the king around the 'Ring.

Source: drive.com.au

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Comments (8)

 mb74 mb74
I felt quite emotional while watching this thing catapulting around the ring. Incredible, just amazing.
September 20, 2013 10:06 am
 carmaster1986 carmaster1986
Lord of the rings is not the movie, it is Porsche:)
September 18, 2013 1:25 pm
 tom43 tom43
There is no question: The Nürburgring is Porsche territory!
September 17, 2013 10:08 am
 Bozzor Bozzor
What really amazes me here is that Porsche has created a car that blows away all others around the Nurburgring...and yet it uses less fuel than a Prius - and that is not a false claim. In the real world of city driving and some highway, in most situations, you will get amazing fuel economy. I still think people are not fully appreciative of this: Porsche has just done something earth shattering.
September 17, 2013 8:32 am
 air_cooled air_cooled
King of the ring
September 17, 2013 7:41 am