Video: Gallardo V Passat street race. Egos deflate quickly when punctured.

In the pub it's highly likely that you and your mates will ask the question: "What's faster? Supercar A or Supercar B?" If there's a car nut there you'll find out pretty quickly and all will be well.

The video below poses a similar question: What's faster off the line, a Lamborghini Gallardo or a Volkswagen Passat?

The fact that we've put this video up means that the outcome probably isn't what you were expecting.

Just think, the next time you're at the lights and something fruity and Italian rocks up next to you – channel the Passat driver's inner spirit and see what happens. You may just surprise yourself. And film students in the car behind.

Enjoy this light spot of Friday fun (and don't practise street racing, it's illegal and Autoblog does not condone such activities in the slightest, no matter how much of a 'person' your potential rival is being.).

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