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urq vs 200's???
In message <199612150158.UAA24094@hammurabi.nh.ultra.net> human writes:
> I don't understand how a great big Audi 5000 quattro four door could
> possibly out perform a spry little coupe quattro two door, given that you
> basically have the same pile o'stuff under the hood or available for
> tweaking? What am I missing (a lot, I'm sure, like knowing anything
> whereof I speak)?
Bit of a mystery to me, too, and to Roger. The 200TQ is much more aerodynamic
than the ur-quattro, of course - the latter shares many parameters with a
simple housebrick. But that doesn't really count for much at speeds much below
general Autobahn levels. I've had 145mph (indicated) out of my MB.
Committee Member, UK Audi [ur-]quattro Owners Club