The drive was on a straight section one mile long and the car completed the mile in one minute and fifteen seconds. American Scott Berner set the record.
A completely standard 2017 model Corvette was used for the record. By the way, the model with an automatic gearbox only accelerated up to 64 km/h.
The record holder was confident that the record would be achieved. He said that during training he drove at an even higher speed – 90 km/h. speed, but with another car – a Kia Carnival monocoque.