Elemental RP1 targets Nurburgring production car lap record

Elemental RP1

Updated two-seater produces 1000kg of downforce, and Elemental wants to demonstrate the effects at the Green Hell

The Elemental RP1 will attempt to break the Nürburgring lap record for production cars with an updated aerodynamic pack that enables it to produce 1000kg of downforce.

Updated Elemental road car now makes 1000kg of downforce

To take the crown, the RP1 will have to be faster around the Green Hell than the Radical SR8LM, which set the current record of 6min 48sec back in 2009. The onboard video of that lap is shown below.

The extreme, track-focused SR8LM is essentially a road-going …read more

Source:: Autocar