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You have the quicker, not the faster (archive)

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Posted by dudel on August 28, 2001 at 19:58:39:

In Reply to: why is 89-535i faster then the 90,91,92 535i? posted by patrick in riverside on August 28, 2001 at 19:32:47:

Diff ratio changes. IIRC the 89 has better 0-60 but 20mph less in the top end. The 89 also has slightly lower miles per gallon rating.

don



I was looking at 0-60 times on different websites and for some reason the 89 535auto is listed at 7 sec. Then the 90,91,92+ are listed at 8.6 seconds and 8.4 seconds. Ive never seen this mentioned here. Why the power difference?

patrick (89 535(the fast year)





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