NASCAR Race Car 

  • 865 HP 5.9L
  • 212 mph

Road Tests Real world tests of the NASCAR Race Car

Top speed

Race Car
212 mph

Data points Key details of the NASCAR Race Car


Race Car
865 HP
EV P002
375 HP


Race Car
530 ft-lb
One Car
295 ft-lb
Caparo T1
311 ft-lb

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Type of car Race car

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 3.7 lb/hp
Maximum hp 865 HP @ 9,000 RPM
Maximum torque 530 ft-lb @ 7,500 RPM
Steering system Recirculating ball


Displacement 5,860 cc
Cylinders V8
Fuels Gas
Compression ratio 12:1
Bore/stroke 4.18 in / 3.25 in
Block material Cast iron

road tests

Top speed 212 mph


Shift system Manual
Gearing Traditional
# of gears 4 gears
Paddle shifters N/A

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front suspension Coil Springs, Independent
Rear suspension Trailing arm, Unknown
Front wheels Unknown/? Unknown

physical dimensions

Curb weight 3,200 lb
Wheelbase 110 in
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