Re: [DML] Re: Car show brochure uploaded
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Re: [DML] Re: Car show brochure uploaded



I guess the guys at R&T didn't do their homework or they got a really bad 
car to test... or maybe they couldn't drive a stick ;)
Either way, 10.5 seconds make the car pretty slow. 8 seconds... well, it's 
not so bad anymore.
I don't know, maybe I just happen to have an exceptionally fast car ;) And 
as I said it was 100% stock including the air filter, airbox, old OEM Bosch 
ignition coil and so on.

Take care,
Tom


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From: "Nick Kemp" <nkemp@xxxxxxxx>
Sent: Sunday, September 08, 2013 2:29 AM
To: <dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [DML] Re: Car show brochure uploaded

> Tom,
>
> Those numbers are from the Road & Track magazine data sheet and are
> based on a US car.  YMMV or more to the point... YPMV (Your Performance
> May Vary  :-)
>
> Nick
>
>
> Tom wrote , ----On 9/7/2013 5:34 PM ---------------------------:
>> Hey, what's up with the 0-60 times?? 10.5 seconds? Seems like a lot to 
>> me.
>> My car, 100% stock, 5-speed runs 8.0 - 8.1 seconds consistently. This 
>> number
>> comes from an accelerometer measurements in the real world. A very 
>> accurate
>> way of measuring real acceleration. It's a big difference...
>>
>> Greetings from Poland!
>> Tom Niemczewski
>> Vin 6149 plus 2418, 3633, 5030, 16473, 17086
>> Google earth: 52°25'17.66"N, 21° 1'58.40"E
>> www.deloreana.com
>>
 



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