To Understand The LaFerrari's Acceleration Just Look At This Guy's Neck

The LaFerrari, with all of somewhere north of 900 horsepower, is a very fast car. You can measure its raw acceleration in time, or distance. Me, I prefer to measure it in neck. Just look at that dude’s neck.

This LaFerrari, accelerating from zero all the way up to 215 miles an hour at the Vmax200 event according to AutoEvolution, is damn quick. How quick? Well, Road & Track tested one getting to 150 MPH and doing the quarter mile in less than ten seconds, but I know what you’re already thinking. “Sure, numbers are fine, but how much NECK?”


From the video above, we can clearly see, plenty of neck.

Fernando Alonso, a Spaniard who is also famous for occasionally driving Ferraris, has plenty of neck as well. Here he is cracking walnuts with his neck:


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