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Re: weight differences
> Lotus Europa 1516# 126bhp 12#/hp (@ 35 mpg... Nyah Nyah)
1967 AC Cobra ~1900# 375hp 5.07#/hp (0->100mph->0 in 10 sec.)
But *I*'ve never been able to afford one of those . . . (the second
dumbest decision I ever made in my life was passing up an opportunity
to buy a 67 GT350 in great condition back in 1977, for $3,500!!!!!
A few years back, one of the car rags ran a "retrospective" or something
like that. One of the cars they "tested" was a Cobra. I think the best
they could do was 11.9 for 0-100-0. [Well, I could live with that...]
P.S. Didn't the 427 (428? it's been too long) have over 400hp?