Video: Watch Brian Faessler's Winning UTCC Lap Behind the Wheel of His Mustang GT350R

https://www.youtube.com/embed/RIpYK2ENdu8

This past weekend marked our annual Tire Rack Ultimate Track Car Challenge at Virginia International Raceway, with Brian Faessler's turbocharged Ford Mustang GT350R taking the win as 2020's Ultimate Track Car.

Now you can be a fly on the wall—or in this case, in the cockpit—during the 1:47.507 lap around VIR that secured the victory.

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slowbird
slowbird SuperDork
8/7/20 3:56 p.m.

Whew! Now that's fast, when you can hang with a prototype in the turns and then blast past him before the halfway point of the big straightaway. Well done!

Vajingo
Vajingo New Reader
8/7/20 6:23 p.m.

He did it for all the mustangs. Proving once and for all, mustangs don't kill people, guns do.

David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
8/9/20 11:17 p.m.

In reply to slowbird :

That is moving. 

z31maniac
z31maniac MegaDork
8/10/20 6:52 a.m.

Wow, when I saw it won, I was wondering when we were going to see this. 

Even more impressive than the power, the car seems utterly composed EVERYWHERE. He's not fighting it being loose on the brakes or on/off/on the throttle trying to get the rear to hook up out of the corner..............it just does whatever he asks.

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