Friday, January 14, 2011

Videos: Your Porsche 911 GT3 isn't that fast...

Eau Rouge section of Spa-Francorchamps
Tackling Eau Rouge: F1 vs Track-Day cars - Click above to watch video after the jump

The Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium plays host to a variety of racing events, ranging from from Formula One and touring car to weekend track days. When out on the course in a production car, it might feel like you are conquering the Eau Rouge better than any human on the planet. This video mashup is here to remind that you're not.

This isn't ground-breaking information, but it is interesting to see just how much faster an F1 car is around a series of high-speed turns. Someone over in the VWVortex's Car Lounge decided to overlay two videos of the same corner, and while they don't line up perfectly, you get the point. Check it out after the jump.

[Source: VWVortex]

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