Day: February 18, 2021

The Fastest Track Cars for Less Than $35K: Window Shop with C/D

This week, we revealed the results of our annual Lightning Lap track event, which puts the hottest new vehicles of the day through the stress test that is Virginia International Raceway (VIR). This got the Window Shop crew thinking: For $35K, which used car would get us around VIR the quickest today? Ideally, we’d want to find something that could turn a lap in under 3:04.0, the current Lightning Lap record for sub-$35,000 vehicles, set by a 2016 Camaro V-6 1LE.

Contributor John Pearley Huffman, who was a little under the weather this week and not his shouty self, selected a 464-hp hellion: a primo Cadillac ATS-V sedan. Pearley actually found two ATS-Vs, but the second one looks like someone applied Rhino Lining to its exterior. We tried to convince him that this isn’t show worthy, but you’ll get to see it anyway.

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Most of the modifications occurring in the automotive market right now, together with tightened credit markets in a capital-intensive business and elevated government involvement are the latest world challenges. Prompted by international initiatives such because the Paris Agreement, several international locations across the globe are enacting stricter emissions controls on new car models. As such, automakers are starting to broaden their enterprise into the electrical mobility sector. Every third new automotive bought is anticipated to be propelled or assisted by an electric battery by 2025. Over the subsequent decade, mobiliy services and autonomous vehicles are set to fire up one more revolution within the auto sector. China is projected to lead the market by 2040 with projected autonomous car gross sales of 14.5 million units.

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