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The Coolest Thing You'll See Today

Discussion in 'Members' Lounge' started by Capt. Orygun, May 14, 2003.

  1. Capt. Orygun

    Capt. Orygun Win the Day

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    My friend got an email about this, uhhhhh all I can say is I need a towel :eek:
    This is the note that was included you gotta read this shit...

    > Hi John, these photos are an R&D project for a company that hot rods
    Honda/
    > Acuras. This little jem is a 3.2 litre V6 with twin turbos. They ran it on
    > the dyno for the first time today. CLose to 1500 horsepower at over 14000
    > rpm. It has a feature that I find intrigueing (SP) . There is an
    > electrically controlled clutch between the exhaust & intake side of the
    > turbos. This allows the driver (drag race) to stage the car in the
    > conventional manner and run the engine rpm up to the desired speed and
    when
    > the clutch is engaged the turbo clutches engage at the same time. This
    > provides near instantaneous boost ! The car has a carbon fiber body that
    > weighs 38 lbs. Dale, the owner of Gilroy Car Care may be the pilot.
    > pretty neat huh ?

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    FFCiv Senior Member

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    yeah i could take it
     
  3. tripple sik

    tripple sik Member

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    DAMN!!!!!!!! that's one bad ass fuckin motor!!!

    "we're not worthy,we're not worthy..." :worthy:
     
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    asmallsol Super Moderator

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    will this fit in my del sol?
     
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    zueke Senior Member

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    Hell, I'll settle for half it!!! I bet half could!!!! :worthy:
     
  6. Capt. Orygun

    Capt. Orygun Win the Day

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    I couldn't imagine being able to feel 1500 hp under your right foot, while your eyes catches a glimpse of your 14k redline

    I need a towel.... :eek:
     
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    Prowler Super Moderator

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    Psshh I'd take my F22B2 anyday.

    :worthy: TT
     
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    pissedoffsol RETIRED

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    you have no idea :p
     
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    sportlinecrx Banned

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    :eek: it probly makes about 1200lbs of torque too?!
     
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