That’s how long it takes Peugeot’s new 208 T16 Pikes Peak challenger to belt from a standing start to 100kmh.
True, the T16 is a fully-fledged racing car, but its rapid acceleration figure got us thinking…
What’s the fastest accelerating car you can buy for the road?
Well, with the T16’s 1.8-second dash in mind, we went looking.
Welcome everyone to the fastest cars in the world - The sub 3.0 second club.