It was bound to happen sooner or later, and Top Gear decided they wanted to be the first. They pit the Bugatti Veyron against the McLaren F1 in a one mile drag race. Video after the break.

With an arid climate that sees practically no rain or freezing-and-thawing cycles, the roads in Abu Dhabi are long, straight and, most importantly, free of pot holes.

[via Autoblog]