What was the fastest vehicle you ever drove....

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by julesd, Sep 15, 2018.

  1. jivedubbin

    jivedubbin Moderator

    I had a Porsche Carrera race tuned 911 for two weeks while the boss was away ,and it was scarily fast ,
    Also a VW corrada vr6 twas a bit nippy on the M6
     
  2. Moons

    Moons Moderator

    I've had a few fireblades, ride them to work. they do just above 55mph but only if I get really low and aerodynamic shaped.
     
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  3. Flakey

    Flakey Sponsor

    Ferrari Testarossa but didn’t open it up fully, fastest I’ve been is 150 on a Honda Vfr
    Fastest in a car 140 in a Mitsubishi Lancer Turbo , the original Evo.
     
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  4. 1.2 Fiat Punto, Thrifty hire car, all hire cars are fast.
     
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  5. Terrordales

    Terrordales Nightshift Mod

    This little beasty, Lotus 78R1 Cosworth ex Mario Andretti.

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  6. Lister storm track car I stalled it!
     
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  7. Rita 0-63mph in 2.2 seconds :thumbsup:
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  8. Tricked up ZZR. Saw 180 before my eyesight turned to a complete blur! Likely somewhat less than that in real terms but the world goes past you very quickly at those speeds.
     
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  9. My Fireblade is the fastest I've been.... but the fastest car was SL63 AMG
     
  10. sANDYbAY

    sANDYbAY On benefits-won't sponsor!

    I ‘drove’ a Hercules C130 at 350mph for about two hours going across the Atlantic once.
     
  11. Drove my mate's race-prepared Caterham round Donnington. Scared the Marmite out of me. Then he drove me round (he's a former Roadsport champion) and
    I was approximately five times as scared as we all-wheel drifted round impossible corners never going less that 75mph even on the tight ones and getting the tyres over every kerb to the max.
     
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  12. Thanks
     
  13. Honda C90. Ok not the fastest vehicle but it was on a Greek island and I was riding it wearing trunks, flip flops and a vest...(or singlet if you prefer) so at 30 mph it felt scarily fast.
     
  14. Was she a dragon khan ?
     
  15. £600 Mk2 cavalier 1.6

    130mph on the A66.

    Stick your fancy sports cars......
     
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  16. I was given a track day present for my 40th, so I got to drive an Audi R8 and a Aston V12. But, I think I got the fastest speed out of the Aerial Atom - not sure what speed. I used to work for an exhibition company, and a few weeks after starting we were building a show at Silverstone for Top gear Live - much better on a track than in an exhibition centre (and no sign of the dickhead Clarkson). I got to take a Skoda pick up, an Octavia and a Lotus Elise - easiy got over 130mph :-D

    On the road I remember slowing down from 125 in my Nova SR (heavily modified) and got done for doing 97 by the rozzers!!!
     
  17. The hayabusa before I stripped it, I done 182mph not for long and a vision was blurred
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  18. Mrs Geord treated me to a driving experience so I drove a Ferrari for three laps it only lasted about
    5 mins :D

    One of my favourite cars are BMW E30 325i sports just love the looks, nightmare in the wet.
     
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  19. My van before restoring it spongy brakes 30 felt like 100
     
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