When the 599 came out, we thought it was really bad-ass. When the 599xx came out, we knew it was really bad-ass. And now, thanks to driver Raffaele De Simone, we now have numeric proof on the proving grounds in Nürburg, Germany. And no, we didn't even spoil it by giving you the time beforehand–because less than a minute into the video, you'll realize that this is no ordinary lap. It also happens to be the "Fastest ever production-derived sports car" on the ring. Whatever that may mean, sub seven minute lap times are something to behold.
Take some time out of your workday to check out the 300+ kph curb-slapping mayhem at the hands of a very lucky Ferrari test driver.