Last week he heard that the Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo had broken the lap record at the Nürburgring, “Nordschleife”, the record was previous held by Porsche but the same record has stood for the last 35 years.
Porsche has now released some new videos of last weeks record and the first one shows us the lap from inside the car.
As we can see from the video that is some serious impressive driving from Timo Bernhard who managed a time of 5.19.55.
The second video gives us some more footage of the lap, this includes some inside and outside footage of the new record breaking lap.
The record was broken three times in the attempt with times of 5.31, 5.24 and the final time of 5.19.55. The previous record of 6.11.13 minutes was set in a Porsche 956 C in 1983 Stefan Bellof.
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