Aston Martin is going to break the record of the Nordschleife circleJuly 3, 2018
The British automaker Aston Martin wants to beat the absolute record on the extremely difficult stretch of the Nürburgring race track, which got the name Nordschleife. Note that a new record was able to install a sports car company Porsche – the car has overcome the segment of the road for 5: 19.55.
The fact that the guys from the company Aston Martin are going to beat the new record of the Nordschleife, which was established in June of this year by the driver of the Porsche team, which piloted the 919 Hybrid Evo, became known literally a couple of hours ago. This was reported by the press service of the brand.
We want to note that before the Porsche team managed to break the Nordschleife record, having passed this most difficult section of the Nurburgring for 5:19.55, the previous best time stayed untouched for 35 years. The total length of the racing segment of the Nordschleife is 20.8 km.
Pass the extremely difficult stretch of the legendary northern loop faster than 5:19:55, the guys from Aston Martin are hoping for Valkyrie AMR Pro – a special modification of the hybrid sports car, which is designed exclusively for driving on the track. For the victory of this car over the German hybrid Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo expresses and the current captain of the British racing team Christian Horner. According to him, in order to break the record at 5:19.55, the capacity of the Formula 1 car is barely enough, but the hyperkar Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro will do just fine.
It is known that not only Aston Martin engineers worked on the creation of the track hypercar Valkyrie AMR Pro, they were also helped by the guys from the company Red Bull Advanced Technologies. The official presentation of this speed monster should take place next year. Under the hood of the hypercar is a hybrid power plant, which consists of an “atmospheric” V12 engine with a capacity of 6.5 liters and an electric motor. The total power of the novelty will be more than 1,115 hp.