Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery

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  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
    ‘Carwow’ pits the BMW M3 Competition against a Nissan Silvia S15 for drag and rolling races
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
    The Nissan Silvia S15 comes with a 2.1-liter, four-pot engine, but makes 600 HP and 516 lb-ft of twist
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
    The BMW M3 is powered by a 3.0-liter, twin-turbo straight-six mill that puts out 510 HP and 479 lb-ft of torque
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
    A 370Z-sourced manual gearbox sends power to the rear wheels on the Silvia
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
    Power is routed to the rear wheels via an eight-speed automatic gearbox on the Bimmer
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
    The Silvia is not just more powerful, but is also 1,168 pounds lighter than the M3!
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
    In the drag races, the M3 flew past the Silvia both times. The former took 11.8 seconds to a quarter-mile and the Silvia took 12.6 seconds
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
    Given the mods on the Silvia, it was bound to struggle in a standing race. But, it would be a beast in rolling races
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
    They raced in three rolling races. The first one from 30 mph in second gear, second from 50 mph in third gear, and third from 60 mph in fourth gear
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
    The tuned Silvia S15 obliterated the M3 Competition without a shred of mercy in all three races
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
    As for the brake test from 70 mph, the Silvia took a long time to stop, thus giving the BMW the win
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
    Swipe up to watch the video and learn about the race in detail
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
  • Watch A 600-Horsepower Nissan Silvia Get Its Revenge On The BMW M3 Competition On The Drag Strip - gallery
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