G– mode, the sports prototype Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo was held 20.8 kilometers of the Nordschleife in 5:19.55, while the previous record was 6:11.13. Average speed was 234 kilometers per hour.
Managed a record 37-year-old German racer Timo Bernhard, two-time Le Mans winner and current world champion in endurance racing.
Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo is equipped with a modernized power plant, consisting of a 720-horsepower turbocharged V4 engine and an electric motor, outstanding 440 horsepower. In sum, the developing units 1160 horsepower.
Interesting that the record “Northern loop” among the Nurburgring production car also belongs to the Porsche sports car — in the fall of 2017 Porsche 911 GT2 RS under the control of the factory test driver nick Tandy passed round in 6 minutes and 47.3 seconds — almost five seconds faster than the former record in the face of Lamborghini Huracan Perfomante.