Severn Valley Motorsport knows that many street-legal supercars and hypercars can hit 200mph, but they wanted a normal SUV to achieve that goal. Meet the world’s fastest SUV, a 2,000-hp Nissan Qashqai (Rogue Sport in North America), powered by a heavily-tuned 3.8L twin-turbocharged V6 sourced from a GT-R. The tuner took it to V-Max 200 in Britain where it hit a blistering 237.6 mph. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
“Unfortunately, it’s not a legit Guinness World Record. To get into the official book, you have to do two runs and take the average from those passes. From the video, it looks like SVM only made one run. Then, there’s the issue of size. The Land Cruiser is a full-size SUV, while the Qashqai is more of a compact,” reports Car Scoops.