At the wheel Porsche 718 Spyder Chloe Chambers sets new slalom world record.
Chloe Chambers, 16, has set a new world slalom world record in a Porsche 718 Spyder.
The young American, who lives in New Jersey, started her career on four wheels at the age of seven in karting and has since perfected her driving technique while pursuing her other hobby, taekwondo, a martial art for which she has a black belt. ...
And Chloe Chambers doesn't lack the concentration or dexterity to set a new world record in car slalom on a track dotted with 50 cones at a distance of 15,05 meters, on which a teenager drives a standard Porsche 718 Boxster Spyder.
Chambers has 420 hp. and 420 Nm generated by the naturally aspirated 4,0-liter six-cylinder block of the German coupe-convertible (capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km / h in 4,4 seconds) cover the track distance in 47 seconds 45 hundredths or more half a second better than the previous record ( 48,11 seconds on a 762-meter track).
“It sounds simple, but it’s not really true — to drive between 50 cones as fast as possible without hitting one and to try to improve the record — made me a little nervous,” Chloe Chambers explained after the placement. new record. “On the last pass, everything fell into place: the car worked perfectly, I found the necessary traction. Thanks to my family and Porsche for their support and faith in me. "
Chloe Chambers' record and a Porsche 718 Spyder were set in New Jersey in August.