7:55…that's how long it took a factory modified 2011 Subaru WRX STI sedan to lap the famous Nürburgring Nordschleife course in Germany.
4X World Rally Champion Tommi Mäkinen…that's who was behind the wheel of the car.
7:59.41…That's the previous best time set by a Subaru WRX STI way back in the day in 2004 around the Nürburgring Nordschleife course.
A larger turbocharger…that and some lighter go fast parts was what the modified car was equipped with that set the new Subaru course record.
7.55.9….is what the time it took the Nisan GT-R to lap the Nürburgring Nordschleife course.
Click HERE for all of the the record lap times set on the Nürburgring.
Click HERE to watch a race as an Olympic Triathlete takes on the current WRX STI in man vs machine.