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On Fri, 2 May 1997, Rob Bailey wrote:
> I think that it is nice to remember such times this way, but I can't
> possibly see how a stock Rabbit (with NOS) could do such things. Firstly,
> there is the traction thing. A FWD car unloads its drive wheels so much
> that it is very hard to make them very fast. A 1980 Rabbit would probably
> do 0-60 in 12-13 seconds, a '80 GTI, maybe 9-10. Maybe... Secondly, I
You are right that the FWD unloads its tires, but that limitation can be
overcome. There are Hondas running 12 sec and less in the 1/4 mile!
Watch out for those...
Graydon D. Stuckey
'86 5KCSTQ - Lotsa Go-fast Toys!
'89 T-bird - Lotsa Look-Good Toys! (don't need any more Go-fast toys!)
'85 RX7 - pooooooor baby, No Toys! :-(