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Re: new dimensions turbo,NOS

On Fri, 2 May 1997 06:35:51 -0600 (MDT),  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...  [ ... ]

Pick up a copy of Turbo magazine sometime - you know, the one the
Ripp-meister says is doing to do story on his hot rod 5k - and
check out the tire melting, 10 second time slip Hondas. Absolutely
disgusting.  NOS? You betcha. Cheers,

DeWitt Harrison   de@aztek
Boulder, CO
88 5kcstq