A Terrifying Lap in the Audi R8 V10 Plus

The Drive's disturbingly calm chief auto critic talks us through a 180 mph Daytona run.

Topping 180 mph on Daytona International Speedway's banked oval takes feet of lead, nerves of steel, and the ace factor of a fighter pilot. The Drive chief auto critic Lawrence Ulrich has all of those things, plus a short-sleeved racing suit. Badass, we know, but he's all ours, ladies.