Hammond was in Johannesburg because the car is South African built by the Paramount Group.
It is 21 feet long and 9 feet tall. Its engine produces 290 horsepower, with a top speed of 70mph.
The Porsche 911 Turbo and an ageing VW Beetle go head-to-head in an extraordinary one-mile drag race. Richard Hammond in the Porsche must cover the distance on the ground while the Beetle is dropped from a helicopter.