v8q 5spd vs. 200q20v

Eyvind Spangen eyvind.spangen at c2i.net
Fri May 10 01:35:52 EDT 2002

On Thu, 9 May 2002 15:27:26 -0700 (PDT), you wrote:

>Not exactly the answer to your question but the '93 Audi Poster that I
>have hanging in my garage says that the 4.2 V8 auto does 0-60 in 7.3, and
>the same year 20V Turbo is 6.2 seconds. From what I heard the 3.6 5-speed
>V8 is slightly slower then the 4.2 automatic.

And the 3.6 automatic is really sluggish below 4000 rpm. Over 4000 it
gets a bit better, but it's still almost unbelieveable that it has got
250 hp... My 200q20v feels a *lot* fast, it is too..

E. Spangen
'90 Audi 200TQ 20v (godt parkert i låven uten skilter)
'96 Sykkel, drevet av '81 fattig student

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