THE sprint from 0-100km/h has been a benchmark of a car’s performance credentials since the dawn of the automobile.
It’s a simple, straightforward, and comparable measurement which gives a solid indication of the amount of oomph a sitting under the bonnet.
The sprint to 100km/h takes more than just power though, it’s a combination of weight, drivetrain, tyres, and sometimes driver performance.
Car anoraks are able to rattle off 0-100km/h times like they are times-tables. In the automotive world, how quick a car can reach highway speeds is the simplest form of top trumps.
So, how well do you know your acceleration times? We have built this 25-question mega quiz to put your knowledge to the test.