In Reply to: This kid is probably lying, more... posted by Tommy on January 29, 2000 at 11:30:52:
: This is not possible, I have ripped plenty civics in my 528iA. This guy probably owns a civic and not a 540i, just trying to make E39 owners look dumb. They do dumb posts like this on many other boards I read, full os sh*t. ;)
: - Tommy
: : Long story short.
: : Stoplight race.
: : Me: 98 540iA
: : Him: 96/97 Civic Si Hatchback (Lowered, tinted, Full
: : of stickers, boombox I think)
: : Result: Civic stayed ahead of me until about
: : 115 km. I passed him but had to immediately stop at the next redlight. F&$%, again, I couldn't overtake him
: : until 120 km.
: : Results mean that the Civic's 0-60 is faster than my
: : car.
: : Question?: How is that possible? What kind of
: : mods did that guy do to his car? Turbo/Nitrous/Supercharger?
: : So, has anyone installed a supercharger yet. I remember
: : a post back awhile about someone installing an ESS unit. How is that coming along?
: : After this incident, I really,really want one.
: : NW