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re: 5k RPM's at 65mph

At 11:41 AM 2/19/98 -0500, Jens Oxlund wrote:
>>>Depends on the 5k.  My 5k definitely does _not_ do 80mph at 3000rpm.
>>>Closer to 65mph, and 4000rpm at 80mph, similar to your figures for the 4k.
>>>My 5k (an '87 S model quattro) has the lower gear ratios.  I don't know
>>>personally what determined which gear ratios were used in which 5ks.
>Nobody mentioned Automatic vs. 5 speed. My 5 Speed is turning 3000 rpm at 
>80 mph. My automatic is turning closer to 3500 rpm at 80 mph

Mine is a 5-speed.