October 6, 2022

An outdated GP2 racecar has been filmed flying alongside a Czech freeway, with a few high-end supercars in tow.

The footage – which resembled a sequel to Pushed – went viral throughout social media this weekend. Nonetheless, as an alternative of Sylvester Stallone being the one behind the wheel (so far as we all know!), the driving force of this deviant Dallara GP2/08 stays a thriller.

Naturally, it’s very unlawful to take a GP2 automotive onto a public street, so Czech authorities are actually wrapped up in a weird manhunt to determine whoever was behind the helmet and overalls.

The sight of a thoroughbred racecar darting previous on a regular basis commuter visitors is sufficient of a spectacle by itself, however an additional layer of intrigue is added by the presence of a Lamborghini Aventador SVJ and Bugatti Chiron, which seem like in convoy with the open-wheeler.

For those who occurred to overlook the clip elsewhere, test it out beneath:

You might have observed that this mischievous racer is sporting a Ferrari livery, which initially prompted some confusion in varied feedback sections. However don’t be fooled, that is no F1 automotive.

No matter its motorsport credentials although, the Dallara GP2/08 remains to be an epic machine.

Launched within the late noughties for the GP2 championship (the F1 feeder collection now generally known as F2), this Dallara has a spec sheet that might make 99% of street automobiles weep. The engine singing that wonderful concord is a Mechachrome-Renault V8, which sends round 620bhp to the rear wheels, and redlines at 8500rpm. Mechachrome was additionally answerable for the transmission, which is a six-speed semi-automatic system. This mixture, positioned inside a car that weighs simply 688kg, creates ranges of efficiency that are as otherworldly because the automotive’s picture suggests.


So, what occurs now? Effectively, that each one will depend on whether or not the Czech police drive can efficiently join the dots. It’s honest to say although that if this elusive driver is recognized, they’re more likely to get a bit greater than only a slap on the wrist.