Adam Saruwatari ran an 8.92 in his RX-7, which is still the fastest stock-chassied (and street-legal) RX-7 in the world. He used to run in the 9.6 range, but competition took them back to the drawing board.
Those lottery winners in Austin? A nice couple, they said they only play the lottery maybe twice a year and only buy a few tickets. The husband says he plans to keep his job as a law-enforcement officer, despite the 51 million dollar check.