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Re: V12? Why not V10 twin-turbo?
In a message dated 96-08-22 08:19:24 EDT, firstname.lastname@example.org (Chris
Palmer) includes this string, which called into question his statement about
teh Fi championship of the Buick/Rover V8:
<< > > Actually, the Rover V-8 descends from the Buick aluminum V-8 of
> > > the early '60s. The tooling was sold to Rover, who have used it for
> > > in the 3500, adn now the Land Rover. It is also the same engine that
> > > used in the TR-8. It's a pretty nice engine.
> << Nice enough that it also won a World F1 Championship!! >>
> >Huh? Not that I can recall. What year, what car?
> 1966 Jack Brabham, Brabham Repco
> 1967 Denny Hulme, Brabham-Repco >>
Now that's a stretch. The Australian Repco V8 was "Buick-based," but ...
But ok; I concede on a technicality.