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Radical SR8LM sets Nurburgring record at 6:48, beats Gumpert

It seems Gumpert Apollo Speed’s two minutes of Nurburgring fame is over. Radical Sportscars just announced that its road-legal SR8LM lapped the Nurburgring in a blistering 6:48. The 455-hp Radical SR8LM was driven by Michael Vergers who said: “The car was great, I could push really hard and it felt clearly faster than the previous SR8 in 2005. […]

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Gumpert Apollo Speed sets Nurburgring record

According to German magazine Sport-Auto, the Gumpert Apollo Speed has set a new record for a road-legal production car at the Nurburgring Nordschleife, bringing in a lap time of 7:11.57. The time was recorded on August 13th while the Gumpert Apollo Speed was piloted by 26 year-old driver Florian Gruber. Power for the Apollo Speed comes from […]

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2009 Geneva: 800-hp Gumpert Apollo Speed – smurf yeah!

Gumpert has released its brand new Apollo Speed and while it looks the same as the base Apollo, the Apollo Speed sits lower at 1,105mm and will have a much more “classy and aggressive” stance. The power comes from an 8-cylinder Biturbo that is capable of producing up to 800-hp with a maximum torque of […]

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Gumpert Apollo Speed coming to Geneva with 700-hp

It’s not only the big automakers that will be displaying vehicles at this year’s 2009 Geneva Motor Show. Performance automaker Gumpert will be on hand revealing its latest Apollo variant – the Gumpert Apollo Speed. Appearance wise, Gumpert says that the Apollo Speed will sit lower than its standard brother at 1,105mm an will have […]

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