Street View cars may be packed with technology, but how do they do on a race track? This video shows what happened when the guys at Google decided to go race the folks at Top Gear.

Perhaps somewhat unfairly, they were pitched against the BBC's tamed racing driver in a Mercedes Benz SLS AMG—so the overall result is somewhat inevitable. But, hey, at least now there's a Google Street View rendering of Top Gear's test track, which you can go explore. [Google Maps, YouTube]