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Re: Whats the fastest time 0 -60 (archive)

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Posted by Yiorgos on August 03, 2000 at 03:27:36:

In Reply to: Whats the fastest time 0 -60 posted by Anoop on August 02, 2000 at 09:40:30:

I would give up:

if you're going to compare a modified M3, and want to be fair, you would have to compare it to a modified impreza, right?

put down the facts:
Scooby has AWD (good of the stand, especially with high output engine) and TURBO! Turbo means > power until your engine breaks apart!

M3 has 300cc more and RWD (better for higher speeds because lower drivetrain losses & traction is not an issue anymore)

Now, a mildly modified scooby will easily have 300Bhp & bags of torque (turbo). With an M3 to get 300Bhp will have to kiss drivebility goodbye!

Remember Impreza is a race bred car as well, and 10 years newer as well > 'x' world Rally Championships!

carefull . . .

OK to brighten things a little, M3 definitely is a more satisfying car to drive. Both because RWD and it's naturally aspirated engine, but faster NO.

love your car > avoid embarashing it


PS: obvioulsy someone can claim: 'why not use forced induction in the M3?'

OK I give up!!

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