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RSS Watch this Koenigsegg CCX hit 211 mph on a runway, outpacing McLaren's P1

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<p>Filed under: <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/category/coupes/" rel="tag">Coupe</a>, <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/category/sports/" rel="tag">Performance</a>, <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/category/videos/" rel="tag">Videos</a>, <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/category/lamborghini/" rel="tag">Lamborghini</a>, <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/category/porsche/" rel="tag">Porsche</a>, <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/category/ferrari/" rel="tag">Ferrari</a>, <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/category/uk/" rel="tag">UK</a>, <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/category/luxury/" rel="tag">Luxury</a>, <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/category/mclaren/" rel="tag">McLaren</a></p><a href="/2014/06/03/watch-koenigsegg-ccx-hit-211-mph-runway-outpacing-mclaren/#continued"><img alt="A Koenigsegg CCX sits at the start line of the VMax 200 at Bruntingthorpe." data-credit="EVO magazine via YouTube" data-mep="284149" src="http://o.aolcdn.com/hss/storage/midas/1c6c42a7df0e7177df5d33f60a49f5ac/200221147/koenigsegg-ccx-vmax.jpg" /></a><br /><br /><a href="http://www.vmax200.com/"><em>Vmax200</em></a> in in England organizes events where those who care to show up with a supercar can run them down the two-mile runway at Bruntingthorpe Proving Ground. <em>Evo</em> attended the latest event, bringing an impressively green <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/lamborghini/aventador/">Lamborghini Aventador</a> to test its girth and gaping vents against other precious metals like the <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/mclaren/p1/">McLaren P1</a> and <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/tag/mclaren+f1/">F1</a>, <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/ferrari+f12+berlinetta/">Ferrari F12 Berlinetta</a> and <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/tag/ferrari+enzo/">Enzo</a>, a <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/tag/porsche+carrera+gt/">Porsche Carrera GT</a> and enough <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/porsche/911/">911</a> Turbos to start a dealership. Speaking of those Porsches, nine of the top ten slots in the top speed competition are claimed by modified 911 Turbos.<br /><br />A monochrome Swede ruled them all, though, a black-and-white Koenigsegg CCX setting fire to the speed trap run after run, hitting 211 miles per hour at its quickest. It was followed by, surprise, a 911 GT2 modified by 9E that did 210 mph. You can watch the EVO video <a href="/2014/06/03/watch-koenigsegg-ccx-hit-211-mph-runway-outpacing-mclaren/#continued">below</a>, <em>GT Spirit</em> has a bigger <a href="http://www.gtspirit.com/2014/05/14/vmax-hypermax-2014/">breakdown of the day</a>, and we've included another vid showing the tandem launch of the CCX and McLaren F1.<br /><p><a href="http://www.autoblog.com/2014/06/03/watch-koenigsegg-ccx-hit-211-mph-runway-outpacing-mclaren/" rel="bookmark">Continue reading <em>Watch this Koenigsegg CCX hit 211 mph on a runway, outpacing McLaren's P1</em></a></p><p style="padding:5px;background:#ddd;border:1px solid #ccc;clear:both;"><a href="http://www.autoblog.com/2014/06/03/watch-koenigsegg-ccx-hit-211-mph-runway-outpacing-mclaren/">Watch this Koenigsegg CCX hit 211 mph on a runway, outpacing McLaren's P1</a> originally appeared on <a href="http://www.autoblog.com">Autoblog</a> on Tue, 03 Jun 2014 19:58:00 EST. Please see our <a href="http://www.weblogsinc.com/feed-terms/">terms for use of feeds</a>.</p><h6 style="clear: both; padding: 8px 0 0 0; height: 2px; font-size: 1px; border: 0; margin: 0; padding: 0;"></h6><a href="http://www.autoblog.com/2014/06/03/watch-koenigsegg-ccx-hit-211-mph-runway-outpacing-mclaren/" rel="bookmark" title="Permanent link to this entry">Permalink</a>&nbsp;|&nbsp;<a href="http://www.autoblog.com/forward/20903997/" title="Send this entry to a friend via email">Email this</a>&nbsp;|&nbsp;<a href="http://www.autoblog.com/2014/06/03/watch-koenigsegg-ccx-hit-211-mph-runway-outpacing-mclaren/#comments" title="View reader comments on this entry">Comments</a><div class="feedflare">

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