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Re: Thanks everyone
The Ur speedo will only show up to 255km/h (156mph?) after which the numbers
don't increase. Kind of fun doing the estimating from the tach at those
speeds. The car in question - an UrQ with a modified 20V RS2 engine and
trans. FWIW the speedo showed over 240km/h when 6th gear got selected and
the acceleration process started all over again.
My UrQ has seen 228km/h indicated on a nice straight open section of
single-lane highway early in the morning on my way to Helsinki for a
meeting. A guy with new E220 Diesel pulled out in front of me causing a
fairly sudden necessity to scrub off speed.
From: Phil Payne <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Cc: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10. lokakuuta 1999 17:34
Subject: Re: Thanks everyone
ada.com> "Livolsi, Stephane" writes:
>> I'd like to toss a question out there.. What is the fastest you have
>> gone in your quattro?
>147mph indicated (orange digital dash) - more likely a true 135mph.
>On the Bundesautobahn Muenchen-Stuttgart. Was planning to slow down
>for the 120kph limit as you drop to the Stuttgarter Kreuz, but the oil
>warning light and buzzer stopped me first.
>Turned out to be a defective sender.
> Phil Payne
> UK Audi quattro Owners Club
> Phone: 07785 302803 Fax: 0870 0883933