Here’s a some racing action from French tracks. The French association Team Zone Rouge 02 organizes car racing days, team regularly organizes races on the track Piste de Runs. This footage was recorded on one of their racing days, a little more than a month ago
This Saab 9-3 Aero (280hp) in particular proved its capability, and driver posted some respectable times considering it’s stock suspension.
In this video you can see a 280HP Saab 9-3 in action on the drag strip, racing against a allegedly stock VW Golf 5 R32 (250hp). Only at the start Golf was able to maintain the pace of Saab, but some time later he began to lag behind Saab: