When Mercedes invited us to the Race the Runway charity event at Edinburgh Airport, we lept at the chance. A total of 25 cars took turns against each other, racing from rest along the 1,350m runway and reaching speeds up to 292km/h.

 

HSV GTS - 30.71s/220.64km/h

Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Black Series - 28.77s/257.98km/h

BMW M3 GTS - 28.75s/234.32km/h

Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG S -  27.77s/249.61km/h

Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG - 27.27s/271.66km/h

Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG - 26.94s/277.13km/h

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT - 26.94s/274.55km/h

Porsche 911 Turbo (997) - 26.03s/269.73km/h

Ferrari FF - 25.82s/282.6km/h 

Lamborghini Aventador - 24.65s/292.26km/h

 

Watch the desktop version of the supercar drag race video here.