Drone racing is exciting in its own right, but for spectators the sport still can’t quite match the horsepower and top speeds of auto racing—or can it? Nissan’s GT-R drone, designed and built by Tornado XBlades Racing, can hit a top speed of 115 miles per hour. It can accelerate from zero to sixty in under 1.3 seconds.

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Piloted by James Bowles, the 2015 British National Drone Racing champion, the Nissan GT-R drone is powered by four 2000kV XNova motors mounted to a reinforced quadcopter frame designed specifically for racing. It’s a good thing an expert like James was at the controls, because without any shrouding around the its propellers (to reduce weight and for maximum power) getting hit by an out-of-control 115 mph drone would be beyond painful.

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